Pirates Football Preview: ECU @ Navy – Saturday 3:30ET

Greenville, N.C. (WNCT) – East Carolina will look to bounce back from a 31-24 loss to Florida when it travels to Navy on Saturday.

The Pirates (1-1) will meet the Midshipmen (1-0) for the fifth time in school history. Navy leads the overall series 3-1.

East Carolina’s last win against Navy came in 2011.

The showdown on Saturday marks the first conference game of the year for both schools.

In fact, this will be the first conference game for Navy in 134 years, which previously aligned as an independent in college football play.

The game kicks off at 3:30 p.m. in Annapolis on Saturday. The game is being aired on CBS Sports Network.

WNCT is traveling to the game. Be sure to follow @PatrickWNCT on Twitter for game updates from Annapolis.


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