East Carolina’s Season Opening Football Game vs. Marshall Postponed

Posted by Press Release on August 27, 2020 at 2:48 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

from www.ecupirates.com: GREENVILLE, N.C. – East Carolina University Athletics Director Jon Gilbert announced today the football game against Marshall on September 12 in Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium will be postponed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Pirates and Thundering Herd hope to reschedule the game in 2020 at a date to be determined. “We are disappointed …Read the Rest…

N.C. State Welcomes former East Carolina University head football coach Ruffin McNeill to the Wolfpack coaching staff(Pack fans excited about this move)

Posted by Press Release on July 7, 2020 at 10:46 am under College, Photos | Read the First Comment

Welcome to the family, @RuffinMcNeill !! Read more: https://t.co/KYfUfGslei#HTT pic.twitter.com/zkYQeLJyKE — NC State Football (@PackFootball) July 7, 2020 from www.gopack.com: RALEIGH, N.C. – NC State head coach Dave Doeren has announced that his mentor and friend Ruffin McNeill has joined the Wolfpack staff. McNeill, one of the most well-liked and respected people in college football, …Read the Rest…


East Carolina Football fires Head Coach Scottie Montgomery:Anybody got Ruffin McNeill’s phone number???

Posted by Press Release on November 29, 2018 at 3:07 pm under College | Read the First Comment

from www.ecupirates.com: ECU Announces Football Leadership Change GREENVILLE, N.C. — East Carolina University Chancellor Cecil P. Staton announced Thursday that head football coach Scottie Montgomery has been relieved of his duties, effective immediately. The decision was made after consultation with the ECU Board of Trustees and special advisor for athletics Dave Hart. Through mutual agreement …Read the Rest…

James Summers(Page High School) has become a Utility Football Player for East Carolina:James could line up anywhere on the field for Pirates this season

Posted by Andy Durham on August 26, 2016 at 11:15 am under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

GREENVILLE, NC– James Summers(Page HS) has played all over the field since his arrival at ECU. It appears that will remain true in 2016. Senior James Summers is listed at wide receiver but “utility player” as they say in baseball sounds a lot more fitting. At Page High School in 2011, Summers had a dominating …Read the Rest…

DB Myles White(Dudley HS) has committed to attend and play football for the East Carolina Pirates

Posted by Press Release on April 16, 2016 at 9:59 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

Myles White DB Dudley High School Football has committed to East Carolina. Myles White: Blessed to say I have Committed to East Carolina University to play football and further my education. #GoPirates


News on James Summers(Page High School) with East Carolina Football

Posted by Andy Durham on April 14, 2016 at 1:06 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

Senior James Summers (6-3, 210), who shared quarterback time with Blake Kemp last season, has been moved to running back. from www.wralsportsfan.com

Triad Counties Pirate Club:ECU Pirates Kick Off Party

Posted by Press Release on August 14, 2015 at 10:22 am under College | Comments are off for this article

Triad Counties Pirate Club:ECU Pirates Kick Off Party Saturday August 29, 2015 3506 Madison Avenue Greensboro, N.C. 5-8:00pm Hosted by Jerry Cunningham FUN…FOOD…GAMES… Main Course will be provided/furnished Bring you favorite sides and BYOB

East Carolina University Football shows three players the door

Posted by Press Release on April 20, 2015 at 4:24 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

from www.ecupirates.com: East Carolina Pirates’ head coach Ruffin McNeill has announced that senior OL Will Foxx, junior transfer RB Chris Mangus and redshirt freshman OLB/DL Markel Winters have been dismissed from the program because of team rule violations … Foxx played in eight career games (no starts) over a four-year span, while Mangus and Winters …Read the Rest…

East Carolina Fans load up Bus to Birmingham Bowl and Pirate Viewing for Birmingham Bowl from Bleachers

Posted by Press Release on December 15, 2014 at 2:57 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

From the Triad Counties East Carolina Pirates Boosters Club on the trip by bus to the Birmingham Bowl, in Birmingham, Alabama, where the ECU Pirates will meet the Florida Gators on Saturday January, 3……..”To those who still want to get on bus”: One last reminder. If interested, please contact Nancy and David Page today at …Read the Rest…

BB Gun: “Be Done”, says East Carolina football coach Ruffin McNeill

Posted by Andy Durham on October 9, 2014 at 11:15 am under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENVILLE, N.C. East Carolina has indefinitely suspended three football players from the team after they were cited for shooting BB guns within city limits. Coach Ruffin McNeill on Wednesday announced the suspensions of linebacker Yiannis Bowden, receiver Curtis Burston and linebacker Markel Winters. CLICK HERE to read more on this one….from the Charlotte Observer at …Read the Rest…

East Carolina football coach Ruffin McNeill suspends two key Pirate receivers

Posted by Andy Durham on October 8, 2013 at 8:59 pm under College | 4 Comments to Read

Two East Carolina Pirate receivers have been suspended from the team indefinitely and one of them is junior Danny Webster and he has been a big part of Pirates’ receiving corps since his freshman year at ECU….This is a bold move by Coach McNeill and he has been making the right moves lately and we’ll …Read the Rest…


Attention all East Carolina Pirate Football Fans

Posted by Press Release on October 3, 2013 at 11:41 am under College | Comments are off for this article

from The Triad County Pirate Club: ATTENTION ALL PIRATES FANS Buffalo Wings and Rings, 1614 Highwoods Blvd, Greensboro, located in the Jefferson Village Shopping Center on New Garden Road, will be showing the ECU PIRATES versus the Middle Tennessee State University Blue Raiders on Saturday, October 5, 2013. Kick Off is 3:30pm. GO PIRATES!!! ARRRRRR!!! …Read the Rest…

A good way to ruffle ECU coach Ruffin McNeil’s feathers:West Virginia football coach says East Carolina holding the ‘Big Boys’ back!

Posted by Andy Durham on August 4, 2013 at 5:30 pm under College | Read the First Comment

from a hot Sunday at WRALSportsFan.com….. West Virginia head football coach Dana Holgorsen told the West Virginia Daily Mail, quote, “the major conferences breaking away from schools like East Carolina and Marshall, I hope it happens because they’re the ones holding us back from being able to feed our players three times a day or …Read the Rest…

East Carolina Bus Trip to New Orleans Bowl:Led locally by Triad Counties Pirates Club(David and Nancy Page)

Posted by Andy Durham on December 9, 2012 at 3:03 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

FAMILY BUS TRIP TO NEW ORLEANS FOR THE RL CARRIERS BOWL GAME December 22, 2012 Leaving Thursday, Dec 20 – Returning Dec 22 after the game ATTENTION ALL PIRATES FANS We are looking for riders on the family bus. The bus will leave Greenville on Thursday morning and stopping in Raleigh, Greensboro and Charlotte to …Read the Rest…

East Carolina football ready to join the Big East Conference along with Tulane in 2014:ECU hoops on the go behind LEBO

Posted by Andy Durham on November 27, 2012 at 1:17 pm under College | 2 Comments to Read

Rocco Scarfone(Northern Guilford HS), Jonathan White(High Point Central) and Will Foxx(Page/ORMA) will be ready to move to the Big East Conference, along with their East Carolina Pirate teammates, in the fall football season of 2014…. The East Carolina Pirates are ready to move to the Big East, from Conference USA and this will be a …Read the Rest…

East Carolina Football Summer Camp Breakout with Pirate update as game one approaches

Posted by Andy Durham on August 20, 2012 at 4:29 pm under College | Read the First Comment

Justin Venable(Southeast Guilford), Rocco Scarfone(Northern Guilford), Jonathan White(High Point Central) and Will Foxx(Page/ORMA) are all down there at ECU…All four of these young men are fighting for playing time this season and as a senior, it is time for Justin Venable to start….He can handle the job and he will make good things happen…His recovery …Read the Rest…

ECU PIRATES FOOTBALL 2012 KICK OFF SOCIAL

Posted by Press Release on August 10, 2012 at 11:25 am under College | Comments are off for this article

Triad Counties Pirate Club ECU PIRATES FOOTBALL 2012 KICK OFF SOCIAL SATURDAY, AUGUST 25, 2012 4 to 7:00 pm at BUFFALO WINGS AND RINGS 1614 Highwoods Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27410 Jefferson Village Shopping Center New Garden Rd at Bryan Blvd. You are cordially invited to join us and other Pirates fans as we band together …Read the Rest…


Appalachian State will take a load of top-notch talent into Greenville, N.C. on September 1 as they look to beat East Carolina

Posted by Andy Durham on July 31, 2012 at 1:17 pm under College, High School | 4 Comments to Read

Appalachian State will be loaded with top-tier football talent, as they head into Greenville, N.C. on Saturday September 1, to take on the East Carolina Pirates, in what could be the last year for the Mountaineers, under head coach Jerry Moore…. Coach Moore has said he is about ready to step down and APP has …Read the Rest…

Three East Carolina Pirates named Preseason All-Conference USA:Brooks, Grove and Simmons

Posted by Press Release on July 23, 2012 at 1:07 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Courtesy of Jim Modlin by way of Tom McClellan East Carolina SID….. NT Michael Brooks, ILB Jeremy Grove and OG Will Simmons Earn Honor From League Coaches THREE PIRATES SELECTED ON PRESEASON ALL-CONFERENCE USA TEAM IRVING, Texas – East Carolina junior offensive guard Will Simmons and a pair of Pirate defenders, senior nose tackle Michael …Read the Rest…

After arrest, Nose Tackle Terry Williams gone from ECU football program

Posted by Press Release on July 19, 2012 at 6:32 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Sent to us by Jim Modlin and courtesy of Tom McClellan East Carolina University SID: Coach Ruffin McNeill Announces Disciplinary Action Following Arrest NT TERRY WILLIAMS SUSPENDED INDEFINITELY FROM ECU FOOTBALL PROGRAM GREENVILLE, N.C. – East Carolina sophomore nose tackle Terry Williams has been suspended indefinitely from all team activities effective immediately following a drug-related …Read the Rest…