ECU Basketball Alumni Game Set To Tip Saturday
Feb. 17, 2006
GREENVILLE, N.C. - East Carolina will conduct its fifth annual "Pirate Basketball Alumni Game" free of charge to the general public at Williams Arena inside Minges Coliseum Saturday, Feb. 18 at 3:00 p.m. The game is part of an entire day of activities planned for former ECU men's basketball letterwinners.
Fans will be able to interact with former Pirate players and obtain autographs prior to and immediately following the contest. Former players such as ECU Hall-of-Fame inductees Theodore "Blue" Edwards, Cecil Heath and Jerry Woodside, along with many others, have confirmed their intent to participate.
The game will serve as a prelude to ECU's Conference USA matchup against Marshall, which tips off at 7 p.m. Additionally, the group of letterwinners will be recognized during a special halftime presentation.