March 4, 2013
GREENVILLE, N.C. --- The East Carolina University Athletics Department is offering a special "Two For One" ticket for the final two regular season men's basketball games.
For the price of $15 fans can purchase a ticket for both Wednesday's game against Tulane and Saturday's contest versus Marshall. Single-game tickets for Conference USA contests are normally $15 each.
Wednesday night's game against Tulane has been designated a "Purple Haze" contest and all fans are encouraged to wear purple. On Saturday, ECU will recognize its four seniors on Senior Night.
The Pirates are battling to secure first round bye in the upcoming Conference USA tournament at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Okla. ECU stands at 16-11 overall, 7-7 in the conference and is in a three-way tie with Tulane and UAB for fifth-place. The top five seeds receive a bye into the quarterfinals of the conference tournament.
Tickets can be ordered by clicking here or by contacting the ECU Athletics Ticket Office at (252) 737-4500. Wednesday night's game against Tulane is scheduled to tip at 7 p.m. and the Marshall game Saturday is slated for a 5 p.m. start.