Charleston Southern @ East Carolina
Current Records: Charleston Southern 1-1; East Carolina 1-2
What to Know
The East Carolina Pirates will look to defend their home turf on Saturday against the Charleston Southern Buccaneers at 6 p.m. ET. East Carolina will be strutting in after a victory while Charleston Southern will be stumbling in from a loss.
Even if it wasn’t a dominant performance, the Pirates beat the Marshall Thundering Herd 42-38 last week. The win came about thanks to a strong surge after the third quarter to overcome a 38-21 deficit.
Meanwhile, Charleston Southern has to be aching after a bruising 41-14 defeat to the Monmouth Hawks last week. Charleston Southern was in a tough position by the half, with the score already sitting at 31-7.
Charleston Southern’s loss took them down to 1-1 while East Carolina’s win pulled them up to 1-2. We’ll see if Charleston Southern can steal the Pirates’ luck or if East Carolina records another victory instead.
How To Watch
- When: Saturday at 6 p.m. ET
- Where: Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium — Greenville, North Carolina
- TV: ESPN Plus
- Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- Follow: CBS Sports App
This is the first time these teams have played each other within the last six years.