Military Appreciation Day set for Oct. 19 vs. Southern Miss
Oct. 7, 2013
IRVING, Texas - Conference USA and FOX Sports Networks announced Monday that East Carolina's home game against Southern Miss on Oct. 19 will kickoff at 12 noon and be regionally distributed as part of C-USA's 2013 broadcast package.
A complete listing of FOX regional carriers airing the contest across the country will be available next week.
The Pirates will recognize members of all five branches of the United States Armed Forces at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium on Military Appreciation Day when ECU hosts the Golden Eagles in the last scheduled regular season meeting between two programs that share a 38-game series that dates back to 1951.
This Saturday, ECU's league matchup at Tulane will be televised by the Pirate IMG Sports Network via Greenville's NBC affiliate WITN-TV. Broadcasters Adam Witten and Corey Bass will call the action from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans beginning at 3:30 p.m. (ET).