ECUPirates.com Launches New Website Design With CBSSports.com College Network
Sept. 6, 2011
GREENVILLE, N.C. - East Carolina University welcomes you to the newest design for ECUPirates.com, the official athletic website of ECU Athletics.
The new site design was developed in conjunction with CBSSports.com College Network, the official web site provider for ECU Athletics, and offers viewers even more features and applications to bring ECU alumni and fans closer to their favorite Pirate teams and student-athletes.
ECUPirates.com provide Pirate fans with complete information on all ECU athletic programs. The website helps fans keep up with Pirate Athletics through audio and video coverage, podcasts, rosters, schedules, photos and official news from the Athletic Department. Fans can follow ECU athletic events in real time with CBSSports.com College Network's exclusive GameTrackerTM technology, giving users a live simulated game experience with real-time statistics and play-by-play of their favorite teams.
Fans can also purchase officially licensed merchandise, tickets, mobile ringtones, photos and bid on auctions for unique and collectible memorabilia through the site. Proceeds from each sale benefit ECU Athletics.
Fans and alumni can even take the site with them or share news with their social networks through the official ECU Athletics iPhone app, with the mobile version of the website, by mobile text alerts or with social networking "Share" links on ECUPirates.com.
ECU is an official partner of CBSSports.com College Network, the leader in the delivery of integrated multimedia solutions and internet services for University Athletic Departments, Conferences and Associations. CBSSports.com College Network has hosted the East Carolina official athletic web site since 2005, and the partnership will continue to bring fans the most in-depth coverage of ECU sports across multiple platforms. CBSSports.com College Network hosts ECUPirates.com as part of its online network of over 175 official athletic web sites.
About CBSSports.com College Network
CBSSports.com College Network is a unit of CBS Interactive, the best online content network for information and entertainment. With more than 200 million people visiting its properties each month, CBS Interactive is the 8th largest Web property globally and the fifth largest Web property in the U.S. in terms of unique video viewers. Its portfolio of leading brands, which include CNET, CBS.com, CBSSports.com, GameSpot, TV.com, BNET, CBS RADIO and Last.fm, span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and business.