The 5-foot-8, 160-pound running back-wide receiver led Cumberland County in rushing as a junior last fall for a second straight season. Brown piled up 1,510 yards and scored 17 touchdowns to earn All-Cape Fear Valley 3-A Conference and All-Cape Fear Region honors. He also made 20 receptions for another 631 yards.
"East Carolina fits him,'' Gray's Creek coach David Lovette said. "They've been recruiting him pretty good all along and made an offer earlier this spring. He just decided the time was right to go ahead and accept it.