For the seventh time in the last eight years, East Carolina will be heading to a post-season bowl after accepting an invitation to play in the Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl on Dec. 23, 2013 against the Ohio Bobcats. The Pirates will be making their seventh bowl appearance since 2006 after playing in the Papajohns.com Bowl, the Sheraton Hawai'i Bowl (2007), the AutoZone Liberty Bowl after the 2008 and 2009 seasons, the Military Bowl (2010) and the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl last December.
St. Petersburg, Florida
Date: December 23, 2013
Time: 2:00 p.m. EST
Stadium: Tropicana Field (43,000)