East Carolina opens its 2021 football season tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte against Appalachian State, The forecast is calling for clear skies and 78 degrees at kickoff with 54 percent humidity and wind out of the north-northeast at six miles per hour. Sunset will be at 7:48 p.m. in the Queen City. The mercury will drop to 70 degrees by game’s end and the humidity will increase to 66 percent. The wind will shift slightly to the northeast at five miles per hour. There is a zero chance of precipitation during the nonconference contest.