Coach McNeill’s Weekly Press Conference Quotes

Sixth-year East Carolina University Head Football Coach Ruffin McNeill addressed members of the media on Monday prior to the season opener this weekend against Towson. Read More [+]

East Carolina's Kurt Benkert To Miss 2015 Season

East Carolina sophomore quarterback Kurt Benkert, who was named the Pirates' starter on Aug. 19, will be sidelined during the 2015 season because of a right knee injury according to an announcement from head football coach Ruffin McNeill on Wednesday. Read More [+]

What's New For ECU Football Gameday In 2015

As East Carolina turns the page to another football season, the athletics department is excited to announce nine additions to enhance the gameday experience for fans in 2015. Read More [+]

Offense Scores Five Times In Final ECU Scrimmage

Kurt Benkert engineered three scoring drives in five possessions and completed 8-of-13 passes for 87 yards, while the running back trio of Devin Anderson (two yards), Shawn Furlow (12) and Chris Hairston (57) each tallied rushing touchdowns during East Carolina’s final scrimmage of preseason camp Saturday morning at Dowdy-Ficklen... Read More [+]

Pirates Turn Focus To Second Intra-Squad Scrimmage

East Carolina finalized preparation for its second and final scrimmage of preseason camp with a two-hour morning workout in shells Friday morning at Hight Field inside the Cliff Moore Practice Complex. Read More [+]

Pirates Complete 15th Workout In Morning Session

Following its final two-a-day of fall camp, East Carolina returned to Hight Field inside the Cliff Moore Practice Complex for its 15th workout with a three-hour morning session in shoulder pads. Read More [+]