Pirates slip past Cougars

Pirates slip past Cougars

Patrick Pinkney and Robert Kass each had TD passes on Saturday to lead the East Carolina Pirates to a 37-35 win over the Houston Cougars.

The Cougars had been listed as 13-point favorites in this contest, while the combined score went OVER the day's posted total (57).

Chris Johnson rushed for 151 yards and two touchdowns for East Carolina in the win. Donnie Avery and Anthony Alridge each had two scores for Houston.