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Pirates sweep UCF

GREENVILLE — A four-run first inning that included a three-run homer by Luke Lowery put East Carolina ahead to stay as the Pirates completed an American Athletic Conference sweep of Central Florida with a 6-5 win at Clark-LeClair Stadium on Sunday. ... More...

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BASEBALL

Pirates hold off UCF, take series

GREENVILLE — East Carolina reliever Joe Ingle struck out Central Florida's Dylan Moore on a full count pitch with two out in the top of the ninth inning on Saturday with two runners in scoring position as the Pirates took a 3-2 American Athletic Conference win at Clark-LeClair Stadium ... More...

 

BASEBALL

Pirates nip UCF in 10

GREENVILLE — Eric Tyler's two-out RBI single up the middle on Friday night provided East Carolina with its third straight walkoff win at Clark-LeClair Stadium. ... More...

 

FOOTBALL RECRUITING

Recruiting Wars: Wide Receivers

Few Football Bowl Subdivision coaching staffs have done a better job identifying and developing wide receiver talent than East Carolina during the five seasons under Ruffin McNeill's guidance. ... More from Sammy Batten...

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BASEBALL

ECU edges Blue Devils in 10th

GREENVILLE — For the third time in as many games, East Carolina produced the winning run in its last at-bat, nipping Duke 3-2 in 10 innings on Wednesday night at Clark-LeClair Stadium. ... More...

 

BASEBALL

Pirates top N.C. State in thriller

GREENVILLE — After N.C. State took a 5-4 lead in the top of the ninth inning on a two-run homer by Chance Shepard, East Carolina came back to score twice in the bottom of the frame for a 6-5 nonconference victory at Clark-LeClair Stadium on Tuesday night.

Reid Love led off the bottom of the ninth with a triple to right center and Eric Tyler drew a walk. A towering fly ball to left by Luke Lowery was misplayed, allowing Love to score the tying run. Lowery was credited with a sacrifice fly on the play that put runners at first and second.

Kirk Morgan singled down the right field line on a 1-1 pitch to score Tyler with the winning run. ... Story & pictures...

Post-game: Godwin, Morgan, Love...

Pictured: East Carolina senior co-captain Reid Love and head coach Cliff Godwin celebrate after Love's leadoff triple in the bottom of the ninth set the stage for the Pirates to mount a dramatic rally against N.C. State Tuesday night at Clark-LeClair Stadium. (Photo by W.A. Myatt)
 

FOOTBALL RECRUITING

Right answers seal deal with QB

Reid Herring headed to Greenville last weekend ready to make a verbal commitment to play for the East Carolina Pirates. But first the Raleigh, NC, quarterback had two questions to ask ECU's new offensive coordinator, Dave Nichol. ... More from Sammy Batten...

 

BASEBALL

Pirates take series in 10th

STORRS, CT — Garrett Brooks walked in the top of the 10th inning and later scored on a sacrifice fly by Eric Tyler as the Pirates took an American Athletic Conference series with a 4-3 win at Connecticut on Sunday. ... More...

 
 
 
 
 

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