ECU faces Wichita State in AAC tourney
No. 11 seed East Carolina (10-20, 3-15) vs. No. 6 seed Wichita State (17-13, 10-8)
American Athletic Conference Tournament First Round, FedExForum, Memphis, Tennessee; Thursday, 9 p.m....
ECU seeks revenge on Connecticut
Connecticut (14-16, 5-12) vs. East Carolina (10-19, 3-14)
Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum, Greenville, North Carolina; Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT
Wichita State looks to sweep ECU
East Carolina (10-18, 3-13) vs. Wichita State (15-13, 8-8)
Charles Koch Arena, Wichita, Kansas; Tuesday, 9 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: East Carolina seeks revenge on Wichita State after...
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Curran Scott had a season-high 23 points as Tulsa defeated East Carolina 91-78 on Sunday.
Martins Igbanu had 19 points for Tulsa (18-12, 8-9 American Athletic...
No. 8 Houston looks to extend streak vs ECU
No. 8 Houston (26-1, 13-1) vs. East Carolina (10-16, 3-11)
Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum, Greenville, North Carolina; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
Williams lifts East Carolina over Tulane 85-81
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Shawn Williams scored a season-high 27 points as East Carolina narrowly defeated Tulane 85-81 on Saturday night.
Isaac Fleming added 20 points for the Pirates. Fleming...
Martin scores 31 to lead Memphis over East Carolina 79-69
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Jeremiah Martin had 31 points as Memphis beat East Carolina 79-69 on Wednesday night.
Mike Parks Jr. had 12 points for Memphis (15-10, 7-5 American Athletic Conference). Isaiah Maurice added seven rebounds. Alex Lomax had six assists for the visiting team.
Seth LeDay had 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Pirates (9-15, 2-10), who have now lost four straight games. Shawn Williams added 14 points. Jayden Gardner had 13 points.
East Carolina snaps 5-game skid, beats Tulane 66-65
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Isaac Fleming scored five of his 11 points in the final four minutes to help East Carolina pull away to beat Tulane 66-65 on Thursday night and snap a five-game skid.
Gardner scores 27 with 13 boards as ECU beats NC A&T 77-57
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Freshman Jayden Gardner had his fifth double-double of the season and Shawn Williams scored 18 points to help East Carolina beat N.C. A&T 77-57 on Friday night.
Gardner finished with 27 points, on 9-of-14 shooting, and 13 rebounds and Williams tied his career high with six 3-pointers. Seth LeDay and Isaac Fleming scored 13 points apiece for ECU (7-5).
Charlotte beats East Carolina to end 3-game losing streak
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jon Davis scored 18 points with eight rebounds and seven assists and Charlotte beat East Carolina 55-49 on Tuesday night to snap a three-game losing streak.
Malik Martin added 13 points and seven rebounds and Milos Supica had 10 points and eight boards for Charlotte (3-5).
Gardner leads E. Carolina past Maryland-Eastern Shore 70-43
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Jayden Gardner scored 22 points and K.J. Davis, Seth LeDay and Shawn Williams all scored 10 points and East Carolina beat Maryland-Eastern Shore 70-47 on Sunday.
LeDay made a pair of free throws, East Carolina (6-4) led 4-2 and never trailed again. The free throws began an 11-0 run that included a 3-pointer by Williams. The Pirates shot 15 of 27 (55.6) from the field in the first half and led 42-21 at intermission.
East Carolina rallies past Appalachian State 83-81
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Jayden Gardner scored 22 points, Seth LeDay added 18 and his go-ahead put-back with 18 seconds left helped East Carolina rally to beat Appalachian State 83-81 on Friday night.
ECU rallied from as many as 13 points back and closed to 81-80 on Gardner's free throw with 1:08 to play. LeDay made his put-back and Gardner iced it with a free throw after the Mountaineers missed a 3 with five seconds left.
Gardner, LeDay lift East Carolina over Lamar 84-78 in OT
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Freshman Jayden Gardner grabbed 10 rebounds and scored eight of his 30 points in overtime to lift East Carolina over Lamar 84-78 on Sunday in the first meeting of the teams.
Seth LeDay scored 18 points and grabbed nine rebounds and Tyler Foster, Tae Hardy and K.J. Davis added 10 points apiece for the Pirates (2-1).
Mosley’s shot lifts James Madison over East Carolina 73-72
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Stuckey Mosley tossed in a floating, left-handed bank shot from 10 feet out as the buzzer sounded to lift James Madison to a 73-72 victory over East Carolina on Friday night.
ECU beats Delaware State 81-56 in coach Dooley’s debut
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Isaac Fleming and Seth LeDay each scored 12 points and East Carolina beat Delaware State 81-56 on Tuesday night.
It featured two new head coaches in ECU's Joe Dooley and DSU's Eric Skeeters.
Dooley will guide a young ECU team with six freshmen on the roster. ECU is led by Fleming, who averaged 12.5 points per game last year. Sophomore Shawn Williams, who was the American Athletic Conference freshman of the year, has been suspended indefinitely for a violation of team rules.