Pirates edge Tar Heels
|Pirates edge Tar Heels|
Ben Hartman kicked a game-winning 39-yard field goal to lead the East Carolina Pirates to a 34-31 win over the North Carolina Tar Heels Saturday night.
East Carolina failed to cover the 5.5-point spread, while the combined 65 points sailed OVER the posted over/under (42).
Patrick Pinkney threw for over 400 yards, completing 31-of-42 pass attempts for three touchdowns in the win.
T.J. Yates led the way with 353 yards passing for three touchdowns in a losing effort.