UNC-ECU Gameday Links

Saturday's links previewing ECU-UNC

"He said it during wind sprints. He said it during sit-ups. He said it during the bench press, the squat and the dead lift. Basically, East Carolina strength and conditioning director Jeff Connors said it all the time, some form of the following magic words that would drive his football players into a frenzy."
Former ECU strength coach Connors on ‘enemy' sidelines
The Charlotte (NC) Observer

"If you listen to selected sound bites of the coachspeak of the past few days, East Carolina and North Carolina are getting together for a meaningless football game today at Kenan Stadium."
Tenacious tilt set for Kenan
The Durham (NC) Herald Sun

"The Herald Sun's preview of today's UNC-ECU matchup."
How they matchup: UNC-ECU
The Durham (NC) Herald Sun

"The last time East Carolina and North Carolina met on the football field, the Pirates didn't score a point and the Tar Heels had a running back rush for 211 yards and six touchdowns."
East Carolina, North Carolina to renew old rivalry
The Fayetteville (NC) Observer

"At halftime in Chapel Hill today, the Tar Heels will honor the "Bill Dooley Era," that 11-year golden age from 1967 to 1977 in which Carolina won three ACC championships and played in six bowl games."
Dooley Era returns to UNC
The Raleigh (NC) News and Observer

"Steve Logan sat in Greenville earlier this week and spoke to those who would listen. "Quite honestly," said East Carolina's football coach, "we need to win Conference USA games first and foremost."
Absence makes the rivalry grow stronger
The Raleigh (NC) News and Observer

"Let the feud resume."
Tar Heels, Pirates get a chance to rekindle old rivalry
The Winston Salem (NC) Journal

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