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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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… Continue reading 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

East Carolina University Football shows three players the door

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… Continue reading East Carolina University Football shows three players the door

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

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

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

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

East Carolina football coach Ruffin McNeill suspends two key Pirate receivers

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… Continue reading East Carolina football coach Ruffin McNeill suspends two key Pirate receivers

Attention all East Carolina Pirate Football Fans

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!!!… Continue reading Attention all East Carolina Pirate Football Fans

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

ECU PIRATES FOOTBALL 2012 KICK OFF SOCIAL

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… Continue reading ECU PIRATES FOOTBALL 2012 KICK OFF SOCIAL

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

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

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

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

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

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