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2017 Schedule
1-3, 1st in American Athletic - East
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Howe dives into end zone for East Carolina TD (0:43)
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East Carolina throws long TD on first play of the second half (0:40)
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Virginia Tech routs East Carolina (0:56)

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

East Carolina has a well-known history of upsetting ACC opponents, including Virginia Tech. Its early, put the Pirates have a lead on the Hokies and look like a far different team than the one that lost to James Madison and West Virginia.

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Brown connects with Minshew for a 76-yard ECU TD (0:26)
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Virginia Tech heavily favored over East Carolina

The Hokies have won five of their last seven meetings against East Carolina, including a dominating victory last season. But Virginia Tech lost the last time it faced the Pirates in Greenville.

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10dAdam Rittenberg

AAC readjusts slate for 7 teams in Irma's wake

The American Athletic Conference has adjusted the schedule for seven teams in the wake of Hurricane Irma, including rescheduling the USF-UConn game for Nov. 4.

David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer 

Justin Fuente on the change at DC for the Hokies' Week 3 opponent, ECU: "It certainly leaves some room for pondering what those changes may be, but we try not to chase ghosts. We'll prepare for what we've seen from them for the past year ... and have some good conversations about what we may or may not see."

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East Carolina QB Sirk in concussion protocol

East Carolina coach Scottie Montgomery says quarterback Thomas Sirk is in the concussion protocol but if healthy is likely to start this week against No. 16 Virginia Tech.

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ECU reassigns DC after latest blowout loss

East Carolina coach Scottie Montgomery says defensive coordinator Kenwick Thompson has been reassigned within the football program and will no longer coach.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

East Carolina's season is in a tailspin, and defensive coordinator Kenwick Thompson has been reassigned to a non-coaching role. Defensive line coach Robert Prunty takes over as coordinator. The Pirates have allowed 1,232 yards in their first two games.

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Grier's fifth TD pass of the game adds to West Virginia's lead (0:17)
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Grier finds Sills again for another TD (0:26)
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Sills beats one-on-one coverage for TD (0:19)
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Simms outruns coverage for big TD catch (0:19)
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McKoy's TD run extends West Virginia's lead (0:47)
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Grier throws his first TD pass of the game (0:22)
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Special moments when walk-ons get scholarships (5:04)
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James Madison beats E Carolina 34-14 behind Johnson

Cardon Johnson ran for two touchdowns and a career-best 265 yards, the Dukes rushed for 422 total yards, and James Madison beat East Carolina 34-14 in Saturday's opener to extend its win streak to 13 straight.

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Breaking down JMU's season opening upset win (1:33)

Team Stats

Passing Yards287.029th
Rushing Yards84.0122nd
Points For17.0Tied-116th
Points Against51.3129th

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