NCAA Game Summary - East Carolina at U-A-B|
(Saturday, November 22nd)
Final Score: East Carolina 17, UAB 13
Birmingham, AL (Sports Network) - Patrick Pinkney threw for 222 yards and one
touchdown to lead the East Carolina Pirates to 17-13 victory over UAB Blazers
in a Conference-USA matchup Legion Field.
Davon Drew hauled in seven receptions for 95 yards and one score for ECU (7-4,
Joe Webb rushed for 75 yards and one score for UAB (3-8, 2-5), and also threw
for 116 yards on 11-of-25 passing.
The Blazers struck first in this contest, as Joe Webb scored on a three-yard
touchdown run early in the opening quarter.
The Pirates evened the score at 7-7 when Pinkney completed a 10-yard touchdown
pass to Drew.
After a scoreless second quarter the Pirates took a 10-7 lead early in the
third frame with a 47-yard field goal by Ben Hartman.
Minutes later UAB tied the game at 10-10 with a 23-yard field goal by Swayze
Seconds into the final frame Waters nailed a 27-yard kick to give UAB a 13-10
The Pirates used a two-yard touchdown run by Brandon Simmons to give East
Carolina a four-point win.
11/22 23:20:15 ET