Kirk Doll, an ECU letterman and former assistant coach who played an integral role leading the Pirates to three bowl appearances in a four-year span, will rejoin the program as special teams coordinator according to an announcement from head football coach Scottie Montgomery on Friday.

ECU and Boise State have agreed to a two-year home-and-home football series in 2026 and 2028 according to a joint announcement by both institutions Thursday.

ECU wide receiver Trevon Brown has been named Athletic American Conference Co-Offensive Player-of-the-Week the league office announced Monday, while Gardner Minshew is one of eight quarterbacks named Manning Award "Stars-of-the-Week."

The ECU football team used a dominant effort on both sides of the ball to beat visiting Cincinnati 48-20 on Saturday at Bagwell Field inside Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium.

ECU built a 22-point halftime lead and never looked back as it cruised to 76-50 victory over Coppin State Sunday night in its season-opener.