Kickoff Times, TV Selections Set For Three ECU Home Games

The kickoff time for East Carolina's season-opening contest against Western Carolina, scheduled for Sept. 3 at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium, has been set for 6:00 p.m. (ET) and will be streamed live on ESPN3 according to an announcement by the American Athletic Conference on Wednesday morning. Read More [+]

East Carolina-South Carolina Kickoff Time Set For 4 p.m.

The kickoff time for East Carolina's non-conference contest against South Carolina, scheduled for Sept. 17 at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, has been set for 4:00 p.m. (ET) to accommodate a live SEC Network television broadcast according to an announcement by the Southeastern Conference on Tuesday. Read More [+]

Three Pirates Sign Free Agent Contracts With NFL Organizations

Former East Carolina standouts Josh Hawkins, Montese Overton and Bryce Williams have all signed undrafted free agent contracts with the Green Bay Packers, Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots, respectively, according to official confirmations from the National Football League organizations during the weekend. Read More [+]

Pirates Announce Additional Football Signee

Gardner Minshew, a quarterback who prepped at Brandon (Miss.) High School and recently closed out a one-year stay at Northwest Mississippi Community College, has officially signed a national grant-in-aid to attend and play football at East Carolina University according to an announcement from head coach Scottie Montgomery on Wednesday. Read More [+]

Spring Football Notebook No. 15

East Carolina quarterbacks Kurt Benkert and Philip Nelson combined for 447 passing yards and collectively engineered three touchdown drives, while running backs Anthony Scott and Devin Anderson tallied 93 rushing yards on 18 carries as the Pirates concluded spring practice Saturday with their annual Purple-Gold game at Dowdy-Ficklen... Read More [+]

Spring Football Notebook No. 14

East Carolina wrapped up the practice portion of its spring schedule in cool and breezy conditions Friday inside the Cliff Moore Practice Complex, working for 60 minutes under mostly cloudy skies and temperatures in the low 60s. Read More [+]