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Collegiate Licensing Company Signs 10-Year Extension with East Carolina University

Collegiate Licensing Company Signs 10-Year Extension with East Carolina University

ATLANTA, GA July 11, 2014 – The Collegiate Licensing Company (CLC), the licensing affiliate of IMG College, announced today that it has signed a 10-year extension of its partnership agreement with East Carolina University (ECU) to continue managing its trademark licensing program. The partnership, which began in 1984, will run through June 30, 2023. Over the course of the 30-year partnership, the ECU licensing program has experienced tremendous growth, reporting increased royalty revenues 25 of the last 29 years. That time frame is highlighted by program growth of over 120% since 2007 alone. Much of that growth can be attributed to CLC and ECU working in tandem to grow the business in key North Carolina markets, advance ECU’s Retail Champions […]

ECU Pirates Spring Football Notebook No. 3

ECU Pirates Spring Football Notebook No. 3

After a pair of non-contact orientation workouts in shorts and helmets, East Carolina took its next step of the spring by moving to shells for a two-hour practice Monday afternoon on Hight Field inside the Cliff Moore Practice Complex. Highlights and Interviews GREENVILLE, NC March 24, 2014 – After a pair of non-contact orientation workouts in shorts and helmets, East Carolina took its next step of the spring by moving to shells for a two-hour practice Monday afternoon on Hight Field inside the Cliff Moore Practice Complex. The session was the first of 12 which will be conducted in gear, including a pair of scrimmages and the Purple-Gold Spring Game on April 12. Despite the added equipment, fifth-year head coach Ruffin […]

ECU Wins 10 Events at Carolina Relays in Outdoor Opener

ECU Wins 10 Events at Carolina Relays in Outdoor Opener

Three relay teams earned first-place finishes over the weekend Results CHAPEL HILL, NC March 22, 2014 – The East Carolina track and field program got the outdoor season off to a solid start as the Pirates tallied 10 first-place finishes at the Carolina Relays. “For the first meet of the outdoor season things went pretty well,” Head coach Curt Kraft said. “Both teams have to understand that when you go from the indoor season to the outdoor season there is transition involved. The big difference is weather conditions.” The Pirate relay squads all turned in excellent performances as the women’s 4×100-meter relay squad, the women’s 4×400-meter relay team, and the men’s 4×100-meter relay crew all earned first-place finishes in their respective […]

ECU Pirates Spring Football Notebook No. 2

ECU Pirates Spring Football Notebook No. 2

ECU Pirates Turn in Second Non-Contact Workout GREENVILLE, NC March 22, 2014 – East Carolina conducted its second spring workout with a two-hour session that wrapped up early Saturday afternoon on Hight Field inside the Cliff Moore Practice Complex. Fifth-year ECU Head Coach Ruffin McNeill and his staff continued to stress both individual and positional fundamentals throughout Saturday’s practice, which similar to the opener Friday, was conducted in sunny and breezy conditions with temperatures in the 70s. ECU PIRATES FOOTBALL TICKETS After starting with traditional individual drills, both units spent the remainder of the late morning and noon hour engaged in skeleton, situational, unit-specific one-on-one and 11-on-11 segments. The Pirates also covered punts during a pair of special teams phases before […]

ECU Pirates Complete Series Sweep Of Niners

ECU Pirates Complete Series Sweep Of Niners

Fultz Drives In Seven Runs In Doubleheader Win Box Score Game 1 (HTML) l Box Score Game 2 (HTML) Game 1 Box  | Game 1 Play-by-Play Game 2 Box  | Game 2 Play-by-Play CHARLOTTE, NC March 22, 2014 – East Carolina completed a Conference USA series sweep at Charlotte taking both games of the Saturday afternoon double header 8-5 and 5-2 at Hayes Stadium. With the wins the Pirates improve to 13-11 overall and 6-3 in league play, while the Niners drop to 3-16-1 and 0-9. Ben Fultz continued his hot hitting in the second game of the doubleheader staking ECU to a 3-0 lead in the first with a two-run triple down the right field line. Zach Houchins, who singled […]

Game Day Central: Virginia Commonwealth at East Carolina (Game 21)

Game Day Central: Virginia Commonwealth at East Carolina (Game 21)

Virginia Commonwealth at East Carolina Mar. 19, 2014 | 6 p.m. (ET) Greenville, N.C. RADIO: WNCT 1070 AM Audio/Video | Live Stats | ECU Notes | VCU Notes | C-USA Notes GREENVILLE, NC March 18, 2014 MARCH PROMOTIONS • Any member of the Pirate Nation that purchases a Coke product from Wilco Hess will receive a buy one get one offer to any home East Carolina baseball game in the month of March. Pirate fans will receive a $5 gift card to Wilco Hess when BOGO is redeemed at baseball ticket office. The Wilco-Hess promotion will start Saturday, March 1 and through March 30. THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT THE GAME • This will be the second meeting between the two […]

ECU Pirates’ Season Ends With Loss To Wright State, 73-59

ECU Pirates’ Season Ends With Loss To Wright State, 73-59

Prince Williams leads ECU with 20 points in final game of the campaign Box Score |  Quotes |  Photo Gallery Greenville, N.C. • Attendance: 2,171 GREENVILLE, NC March 18, 2014 – East Carolina saw its season come to an end on Tuesday evening, falling to Wright State, 73-59, in the opening round of the 2014 CollegeInsiders.com Postseason Tournament (CIT) inside Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum. Prince Williams led the Pirates with 20 points on a 7-of-9 shooting and pulled down a team-high six rebounds and Michael Zangari scored 14 more on a 5-of-6 night from the floor. Wright State (21-14) opened the game with a 7-0 run to the first media timeout, but Akeem Richmond’s first of only two 3-pointers on the […]

Final Round Of The Seahawk Intercollegiate Cancelled

Final Round Of The Seahawk Intercollegiate Cancelled

ECU Pirates finish 11th WILMINGTON, NC March 17, 2014 – The third and final round of the Seahawk Intercollegiate has been cancelled to inclement weather conditions. Due to the cancellation, the tournament was shortened to 36 holes. East Carolina finished in 11th place at 34-over par, 610 (298-312). Sophomore Wes Conover finished the tournament in the top-30 of the 78-player field. Conover recorded 5-over par, 149 (72-77) to card a tie for 29th place. Ryan Eibner fired 8-over par, 152 (73-79) to tie for 38th place. Will Starke of South Carolina won the individual title at 7-under par, 137 (64-73) and the 25th-ranked Gamecocks took home the team title at 16-under par, 560 (278-282). The Pirates return to action on April […]

Frida Gustafsson Spang And Fanny Wolte Finished Tied For Seventh At Clover Cup

Frida Gustafsson Spang And Fanny Wolte Finished Tied For Seventh At Clover Cup

Pirates Take Seventh In Team Event Final Results MESA, AZ March 16, 2014 – The East Carolina duo of Frida Gustafsson Spang and Fanny Wolte carded final rounds of 1-over par finishing tied for seventh at the Clover Cup, which was held at the Longbow Golf Club in Mesa, Ariz. Both Spang (75-73-73) and Wolte (74-74-73) tallied a three-day scored of 221 finishing eight shots behind tournament medalist winner Kristina Nhim (213) from Notre Dame. Jennifer Coleman (Colorado) and Grace Choi (Michigan) claimed a share of second at 214, while Dana Finkelstein (UNLV) and Emily Haas (Louisville) finished fourth and fifth. Nicoline Engstroem Skaug took a share of 31st after he final round of 5-over 77 for a tournament score of […]

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ECU Completes Doubleheader Sweep, 13-3 (8 Innings)

ECU Completes Doubleheader Sweep, 13-3 (8 Innings)

Townsend Belts Two of ECU’s Four Home Runs In Second Inning Box Score | Box Score | Play-by-Play GREENVILLE, NC March 15, 2014 – Ian Townsend sparked an eight-run second inning by belting a pair of home runs, which tied and NCAA record, as East Carolina (10-10, 3-3) completed the Conference USA doubleheader sweep over Tulane (10-8, 3-3) with a 13-3 win in eight innings Saturday afternoon at Lewis Field inside Clark-LeClair Stadium. Following game one where the Reid Love and Ryan Williams starred on the mound, it was the offense that shined in game two. The Pirates scored a season-high 13 runs, tied a season-high with 14 hits and belted five home runs – four of those coming in […]