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Video: Marquise Williams - Older and Wiser
North Carolina junior quarterback Marquise Williams realizes preparation and confidence are the keys to performance on the field...

No. 25 Carolina Visits ECU Saturday
Playing its first road game of the season, No. 25 North Carolina looks to improve to 3-0 when it faces East Carolina in Greenville, N.C., on Saturday, Sept. 20. The game will kick off at 3:32 p.m. on ESPNU. The...

ECU nose tackle Terry Williams sees gaps in Tar Heels' armor
They call him the Swamp Monster. Just exactly why is a mystery that Terry Williams is yet to solve. “I don’t really know where it came from,” Williams said. “One day (defensive line coach Marc Yellock) came in and said,...

Pirates, Tar Heels set for 'emotional' showdown in Greenville
Many in the Triangle will be fully focused on Greenville for what could be a "whale of a ball game" between ECU and UNC, former ECU and NFL coach Steve Logan told Jeff Gravley. "It will be rocking and rolling...

Ethan Farmer tackles long journey of adversity
It’s fitting that Ethan Farmer has to miss part of practice to be in the classroom — after all, an undisclosed academic issue nearly prevented him from stepping on the field at all this season. As the only player left...

UNC football puts past behind, eyes redemption at ECU
In 2013, the Pirates torched UNC, 55-31, at Kenan Stadium — ECU’s first win against UNC since 2007. Since then, the Tar Heels have tried to forget the loss. But as the questions are rattled off, their memories come rushing...

Record crowds expected at ECU-UNC game, fans encouraged to go early
When ECU hosts UNC on Saturday in front of a sold-out crowd, it could be the largest crowd ever inside Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. The advice from ECU police: go early. ECU Police Lt. Chris Sutton appeared on WITN News at Sunrise...

Remembering Kelvin Bryant, Steve Streater and 1981 ECU Game
Dick Crum said there was no official effort before the opener to dedicate the game to Steve Streater or otherwise recognize him, and Kelvin Bryant says his gestures were ones that simply struck him in the warmth of the moment...

ECU looks to do it again vs. ACC
Ruffin McNeill has not approached East Carolina's rugged three-game nonconference stretch here as proving grounds. The fifth-year Pirates coach has always believed his teams belong with whoever they're playing, Power 5 program or not...

Friendly foes: ‘Brothers’ Otis, Bigger face one another on the field Saturday
Norkeithus Otis was running down the field on kickoff coverage against ECU last season when, out of nowhere, he felt as though he had gotten hit by a truck. There was no need to get the license number, though. The...

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Football Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 41
East Carolina: 70
Sat, Sep 20 Box Score

Upcoming Games:
UNC @ Clemson
Sat, Sep 27 TBD Tickets

UNC vs. Virginia Tech
Sat, Oct 4 TBD Tickets

UNC @ Notre Dame
Sat, Oct 11 3:30 PM Tickets

Full UNC Football Schedule

Radio/TV Affiliates (pdf file)