Pirates fall 21-3
TheÂ 21-3 loss snaps ECUâ€™s three-game winning streak and they fall to 6-4 overall and 4-2 in C-USA action.
shutout. The last time ECU was blanked came on Oct. 4, 1997 against Syracuse in the Carrier Dome 56-0.
Syracuse (see above note).
ECUâ€™s 66 yards rushing was the lowest since their 56-yard performance earlier in the season at Tulane (9/13/08).
The Pirates have not scored an offensive TD in the first quarter since West Virginia (9/6/08). They have only scored three points in the first quarter in the last four games and nine since Oct. 11, 2008 against UVA.â€¢Ten different ECU receivers caught at least one pass in the game.ECU did not score on either opening drive has scored on 10 of its 20 opening-half drives this year.â€¢ECU had four receivers with a reception of 10 or more yards (Harris-12; Womack-34, 17; Taylor-14; Drew-39).
â€¢ECUâ€™s three points is a Skip Holtz era low and the fewest points since 1997 when the Pirates were shutout by