Pirates survive scare, beat Green Wave
Patrick Pinkney threw a touchdown pass to Jamar Bryant late in the fourth quarter to lead the East Carolina Pirates to a comeback 28-24 win over the Tulane Green Wave on Saturday.
Despite the victory East Carolina failed to cover the 12-point spread, while the combined score of 52 played OVER the posted total.
Pinkney ended the day with 264 yards, two touchdowns and two INTs for the Pirates.
Andre Anderson rushed for 81 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Green Wave's attack.