Post Game Recap: ECU vs. NC State

Greenville, N.C.-- Following East Carolina's big win against NC State, head coach Scottie Montgomery spoke with the media.

After the nail-biting 33-30 victory, East Carolina head coach Scottie Montgomery recapped his team's performance.

He noted the defense made a lot of good stops, especially when their backs were against the wall. This win was great for the Pirates. It showed that they are a team that needs to be respected in the conference.

Saturday's win was the Pirates' sixth straight against ACC opponents.

"We know that this is a big-time football school," Montgomery said.  "I've said before when everybody is down here, they're a big opponent and we are a big opponent, so we're concentrating on what we have to and we are getting prepared for the next game."

The Pirates (2-0) will travel to South Carolina, who is (1-1) following a loss to Mississippi St. 27-14.

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