• 01.

    Four Downs: UConn-ECU

    Josh Graham / Inside ECU Sports

    Full Story
  • 02.

    AUDIO: Carden, Hardy, Bigger, Hawkins, Jones

    Michael Prunka / Inside ECU Sports

    Full Story
  • 03.

    AUDIO: Ruffin McNeill

    Michael Prunka / Inside ECU Sports

    Full Story
  • 01.

    Four Downs: UConn-ECU

    Josh Graham / Inside ECU Sports

    Full Story
  • 02.

    AUDIO: Carden, Hardy, Bigger, Hawkins, Jones

    Michael Prunka / Inside ECU Sports

    Full Story
  • 03.

    AUDIO: Ruffin McNeill

    Michael Prunka / Inside ECU Sports

    Full Story
  • 01.

    Four Downs: UConn-ECU

    Josh Graham / Inside ECU Sports

    Full Story
  • 02.

    AUDIO: Carden, Hardy, Bigger, Hawkins, Jones

    Michael Prunka / Inside ECU Sports

    Full Story
  • 03.

    AUDIO: Ruffin McNeill

    Michael Prunka / Inside ECU Sports

    Full Story
Photo by Kat Jessick

No. 18 ECU 31, Connecticut 21

GREENVILLE, N.C. -- No. 18 East Carolina hosted American Athletic Conference opponent Connecticut Thursday night. The Pirates won 31-21 to remain undefeated in the conference and earn bowl eligibility.

Countdown to Kickoff: UConn

Countdown to Kickoff: UConn

GREENVILLE, N.C. — ECU (5-1, 2-0 AAC) returns home to face UConn (1-5, 0-3 AAC) for a Thursday night matchup at 7 p.m.

2016 ATH Visits ECU

2016 ATH Visits ECU

2016 Southwest Edgecombe (Pinetops, N.C.) athlete Marcus Williams Jr. is seeing more interest from college coaches daily and has heard from ECU. Inside ECU sports spoke with him about his relationship with the Pirates and his recent game day visit.

Photo by Kat Jessick

Pirates Face Classroom Challenges

GREENVILLE, N.C. -- With No. 18 East Carolina hosting Connecticut for a Thursday night showdown, the Pirate players face the academic challenge of playing a game in the middle of the week.

Ruffin McNeill PC: UConn

Ruffin McNeill PC: UConn

GREENVILLE, N.C. – Fifth-year ECU coach Ruffin McNeill met with the media Monday ahead of the Pirates' matchup with the Connecticut Huskies Thursday.

Local 4-Star WR Likes ECU

Local 4-Star WR Likes ECU

2016 J.H. Rose (Greenville, N.C.) wide receiver Cornell Powell’s recruitment has taken off during his junior season and big programs are calling his name. He has an offer from ECU and is considering the school heavily because he grew up watching the Pirates. Inside ECU Sports spoke with him about his connection with ECU.

Bryant Hopeful for ECU Offer

Bryant Hopeful for ECU Offer

2015 Newnan (Ga.) quarterback Bailey Bryant is battling some injuries this season, but he remains hopeful for an offer from East Carolina.

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  • 01.

    Alabama

    Commits: 21
    Points: 4,120
    Conference: SEC
  • 02.

    Georgia

    Commits: 22
    Points: 3,608
    Conference: SEC
  • 03.

    Tennessee

    Commits: 26
    Points: 3,389
    Conference: SEC
  • 04.

    South Carolina

    Commits: 26
    Points: 3,302
    Conference: SEC
  • 05.

    Auburn

    Commits: 20
    Points: 3,259
    Conference: SEC
  • 06.

    Texas A&M

    Commits: 19
    Points: 3,257
    Conference: SEC
  • 07.

    Notre Dame

    Commits: 21
    Points: 3,130
    Conference: Indep
  • 08.

    Florida State

    Commits: 18
    Points: 3,105
    Conference: ACC
  • 09.

    Penn State

    Commits: 19
    Points: 3,033
    Conference: Big Ten
  • 10.

    Mississippi State

    Commits: 31
    Points: 3,013
    Conference: SEC
  • 96.

    East Carolina

    Commits: 11
    Points: 375
    Conference: AAC