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BASEBALL

Exams and tests for Pirates

Al Myatt

The term student-athlete is descriptive of the players in the East Carolina baseball program and will be especially applicable over the coming days as spring semester exams coincide with a home series against Cincinnati ... More from Al Myatt...

Next: Cincinnati at ECU | Friday, 6:30 pm | Saturday, 4 pm | Sunday, 12 pm

 
— NUGGETS & BRIEFS —
SPIED FROM THE CROW'S NEST

Raiders pledge $500 million for Las Vegas stadium ... Bronco fans want Tebow ... Cam Newton comments on Super Bowl press conference ... Will Smith's alleged shooter charged ... Two AAC players picked in first round ... Satellite camps back in business ... 1983 Wolfpack finally going to White House ... Schilling fires hardballs at ESPN ... Schilling tags network as politically biased ... Windy City clubs surging ... South Korea unveils 'Zika-proof' uniforms ... Dead friend helps anglers land mammoth fish ... More from Al Myatt...

 

FOOTBALL RECRUITING

DB factory produces another gem

Greensboro's Dudley High School has earned a reputation for developing major-college football talent over the last decade, especially at the defensive back positions. ... More from Sammy Batten...

Recruiting thumbnails: Class of 2017 | Class of 2016

 

FOOTBALL

Benkert stuns Pirate Nation

Just when you thought the quarterback position at East Carolina was stabilized, junior QB Kurt Benkert stunned the Pirate nation by announcing plans to transfer out of the ECU program. ... More from Brian Bailey...

MULTIMEDIA
Audio: The Brian Bailey Show

The Brian Bailey Show airs on Pirate Radio 1250 on Mondays at 6:30 p.m. Brian's guests this week was ECU wide receivers coach Phil McGeoghan (right): Replay show...

 

BASEBALL

Changed call boosts Wolfpack

RALEIGH — East Carolina's recent search for offense continued with a 6-1 loss at N.C. State on Monday night. Since beating the Wolfpack 15-3 in Greenville six nights earlier, the Pirates have managed just eight runs in five games, going 2-3 in those contests. NCSU evened the season series with the help of a three-run home run by Evan Mendoza in the second inning that was initially ruled a foul ball.. ... More...

Next: Cincinnati at ECU
Friday, 6:30 pm | Saturday, 4 pm | Sunday, 12 pm

 

BASEBALL

Pirates take series with UConn

GREENVILLE — A two-run homer by Travis Watkins in the bottom of the fourth inning on Sunday lifted East Carolina to a 3-2 win over Connecticut in the deciding contest of a three-game American Athletic Conference series. Watkins' blast overcame a 2-1 Huskies lead. ECU pitchers Jacob Wolfe, Sam Lanier and Joe Ingle kept UConn scoreless the rest of the way. ... Story, pictures & audio...

Pictured: ECU catcher Travis Watkins and teammates shake hands after taking an AAC series with UConn with a 3-2 win on Sunday at Clark-LeClair Stadium. The junior captain gave the Pirates the lead for good with a two-run shot to left field in the 4th inning. (W.A. Myatt photo)

Post-game audio: Godwin, Wolfe, Watkins...

BASEBALL

UConn, Pirates split doubleheader

GREENVILLE — East Carolina split its American Athletic Conference doubleheader with Connecticut at Clark-LeClair Stadium as the Pirates took a 2-1 win in the first game before the Huskies prevailed 5-1 in the nightcap. Parker Lamm singled in the third and scored on a double by Eric Tyler as ECU took a 1-0 lead in the third inning of the second game. ... Story, pictures & audio...

Pictured: Junior Evan Kruczynski deals against UConn in game one of an AAC doubleheader on Saturday at Clark-LeClair Stadium. (W.A. Myatt photo)

Post-game audio: Cliff Godwin, Eric Tyler...

 
 
 
 
 

— WEB HEADLINES ROUNDUP —

Links of Interest from ECU & Beyond

View Greg Vacek's daily compilation of headlines & links from around the Web...

 

— SPORTBYTE™ —

"Why waltz with a guy for 10 rounds if you can knock him out in one?" — Rocky Marciano, boxer [Archives]

 

 
 

— AUDIO FEATURES ON DEMAND —

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— LEGACY PROFILES —


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Dave Alexander
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Reggie Branch
Anthony Brenner
Ken Burnette
Jeff Connors
Marcus Crandell
Pat Dye
Ed Emory
Luke Fisher
Terry Gallaher
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Cary Godette
Dan Gonzalez
Leander Green
Chad Grier
Jim Gudger
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Neal Hughes
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Wayne Lineberry
Sean McConnell
Mike Myrick
Damon Pope
Norman Quick
Jody Schulz
Vinson Smith
Ken Strayhorn
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