In football, the plan calls for conference competition to begin Sept. 19 and for each of The American’s teams to play eight conference games on their originally scheduled dates. Nonconference games may be played at the discretion of the individual schools.
A year ago, Verity the lead the AAC in field goals made (24), field goals made per game (2.00) and kick scoring (105), while standing third in total scoring and sixth in field goal percentage (82.8 percent).
On Monday, the ECU Athletics Department tested 104 individuals (student-athletes, coaches, staff) with three positive tests confirmed. The department has 17 active positive cases and 20 individuals have recovered after testing positive.
ECU men’s basketball head coach Joe Dooley announced Monday the addition of Antwon Jackson as an assistant coach, as well as the promotion of current assistant coach Steve Roccaforte to associated head coach.
ECU baseball's two-way player Alec Burleson was selected with the 70th overall pick of the 2020 MLB Draft by the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday. He's the fourth-highest draft pick in ECU baseball history.
The American Athletic Conference announced the women’s basketball pairings for the 2020-21 season on Wednesday. The Pirates’ conference schedule features home-and-home series against Cincinnati, Houston, SMU, Tulane, Tulsa and Wichita State.
During Pat Dye's six years as head football coach, ECU enjoyed unbridled success. He concluded his ECU career in 1979 with a record of 48-18-1, which ranks as the fourth most wins by any coach in school history.
Just three months ago, the ECU men's swimming and diving team was celebrating its fourth AAC championship in the last six years. Now the program is no more. Captain Ben Barden shares his thoughts on what he calls a "surprising" decision.
NASCAR became the first professional sports league to return after Sunday's race at Darlington. Jack man and ECU football alum Dustin Lineback discussed the race and more in a one-on-one interview with WITN Sports.
Raphael Chillious, who has served as East Carolina’s associate head basketball coach for the past two seasons, has been named Director of Basketball and Prep Basketball Head Coach at South Kent School.
Former East Carolina linebacker Jordan Williams, who completed his Pirate career in 2017, was selected by the B.C. Lions as the No. 1 overall pick in the Canadian Football League (CFL) Draft on Thursday night.
“I’ve known Coach Dooley for a long time and the decision to play for him at East Carolina was second nature,” said Farrakhan. “I’m excited to be a part of the program that Coach Dooley is building at ECU. I’m ready to get there and start to hoop.”