Danny Pigge’s Pigskin Preview:In-State ACC Teams facing Road Foes, with N.C. State at Virginia and Duke at Syracuse/North Carolina home vs. VA Tech

Posted by Andy Durham on October 10, 2020 at 12:46 am under College, High School | Read the First Comment

Danny Pigge’s Pigskin Preview, with our College Football Games for October 10, 2020, and brought to us by Danny Pigge and Ameriprise Financial, and you can see them on the right side panel here at the GreensboroSports.com website… Friday Night Final from the Atlantic Coast Conference: Georgia Tech 46, Louisville 27 GA Tech(2-2)/Louisville(1-3) Saturday October …Read the Rest…

Busy Day for Northwest Guilford’s Xavier Simmons:Off season sizzling for Simmons, as the Rising Viking Junior grabs Three College Football Offers

Posted by Andy Durham on May 6, 2020 at 11:04 pm under College, High School | Read the First Comment

Xavier Simmons, from Northwest Guilford High School, is currently a sophomore for the Vikings, and that would put him in the NWG Class of 2022, and this rising NWG junior, has been receiving quite a bit of college interest in the past week… Simmons is listed at 6’3/210 and plays Middle Linebacker….The kid is big, …Read the Rest…


We haven’t seen him on the roster yet, but when he does get going, look for James Summers(Page HS) to be WR at ECU

Posted by Andy Durham on August 7, 2015 at 3:07 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

from the News and Observer in Raleigh and we are looking and waiting for James Summers to become a part of the East Carolina football program…. www.newsobserver.com When Pirates coach Ruffin McNeill met James Summers on the East Carolina campus this past winter it was love at first sight. The feeling must have been mutual, …Read the Rest…

James Summers(Page HS/Hargrave/Hinds CC) signs National Letter of Intent to play football for the East Carolina Pirates(Page Pirate/East Carolina Pirate)

Posted by Andy Durham on December 18, 2014 at 10:25 pm under College, High School | 6 Comments to Read

from East Carolina Pirates forum board….. Hinds Community College duel-threat quarterback James Summers has signed his National Letter of Intent to play his college football at East Carolina University. James has spent the past two seasons quarterbacking Hinds Community College, down in Hinds, Mississippi and prior to that he played one year for the Hargrave …Read the Rest…

Triad Counties East Carolina Pirates Club Football Kickoff Social

Posted by Andy Durham on July 18, 2014 at 10:56 am under College | Comments are off for this article

EAST CAROLINA FOOTBALL NEWS The Triad Counties Pirate Club Kickoff Social will be held on Saturday August 23 from 5-8pm in the Oyster Bar at Libby Hill Seafood, 3920 Cotswold Avenue, Greensboro, N.C. 27410…. Cotswold Terrace is just off of Battleground Avenue, near the WalMart….


Well-known former East Carolina coach and player Ed Emory dies

Posted by Andy Durham on January 5, 2013 at 10:43 am under College | 3 Comments to Read

News coming in this morning from WRALSportsFan.com…. (Ed Emory was 74 years old.) Ed Emory’s football coaching record at ECU was (26-29) record in five seasons… Gave East Carolina their first ever AP Top-25 final ranking at No. 20 following an 8-3 season in 1983. Here is the part that I will always remember the …Read the Rest…

This may help ECU win the game on Saturday:East Carolina Military Shout Out from Kuwait

Posted by Andy Durham on August 30, 2012 at 1:49 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

East Carolina vs. Appalachian State this Saturday…… This is a super video Shout Out! for the East Carolina Pirates, from the 113th Brigade of the North Carolina National Guard, based out of GREENSBORO, N.C. and currently stationed at Camp AriJan, Kuwait…..Let’s hear it for the GREENSBORO group and you can hear and see them when …Read the Rest…

Rio Johnson named starting QB for ECU in opener against Appalachian State

Posted by Press Release on August 27, 2012 at 10:05 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Courtesy of East Carolina SID Tom McClellan at ECU, by way of Jim Modlin…… Junior will make first career start against Appalachian State Saturday RIO JOHNSON NAMED STARTING QUARTERBACK FOR ECU OPENER GREENVILLE, N.C. – East Carolina junior Rio Johnson has been tabbed as the Pirates’ starting quarterback according to an announcement made by head …Read the Rest…