East Carolina began moving forward following a 6-2 home loss to North Carolina almost immediately after the final out Wednesday night after 4,961 fans had converged on Clark-LeClair Stadium. “We have a routine for everything we do,” said Pirates coach and alumnus Cliff Godwin on Thursday morning. “First off, we meet with our team. We talk… [ Continue Reading ]
With the addition of Robert Prunty as defensive line coach, East Carolina gained a proven recruiter and an experienced proponent of the four-front defensive scheme, which East Carolina will be converting to as spring practice gets going on Monday. Prunty was recognized by Scout.com as the Big 12 Recruiter of the Year in 2011-12 and… [ Continue Reading ]
East Carolina returns to the XL Center in Hartford, CT, site of its only win in its two previous American Athletic Conference tournaments. The Pirates (14-17, 6-12 AAC) are seeded No. 9 and play eighth-seeded Temple (16-15, 7-11) on Thursday at 3:30 p.m. on ESPNU. The Owls topped ECU in Philadelphia, 81-62, on Jan. 7. The… [ Continue Reading ]
GREENVILLE — Caleb White searched for answers while his shooting touch took a vacation during portions of the season. White couldn’t explain its absence and said he had “no clue” when he found the range again on Senior Night. The Pirates hit Connecticut with a left — 28 points from White — and another left —… [ Continue Reading ]
Bonesville’s Al Myatt was at Williams Arena on Wednesday night, Mar. 1, 2017, snapping pictures of the Pirates’ Senior Night win over UConn.
Bonesville’s Al Myatt recorded the comments of ECU interim basketball coach Michael Perry and players Kentrell Barkley, Michel Nzege and Caleb White after the Pirates’ Senior Night win over UConn on Wednesday night, Mar. 1, 2017, at Greenville, NC.
Jason Nichols wanted to be back at his alma mater, so much so that he made a special trip to East Carolina when Scottie Montgomery was named football coach in December of 2015. Nichols, a notable receiver in his playing days for the Pirates from 1994 to 1997, was named running backs coach this week.… [ Continue Reading ]