Pirates clip Blazers

Pirates clip Blazers

Brandon Simmons ran for a game-winning touchdown as the East Carolina Pirates defeated the UAB Blazers 17-13 Saturday night.

East Carolina failed to cover the 6.5-point spread, and the 30 points fell UNDER the posted total of 50.5.

Davon Drew had seven catches for 98 yards and a touchdown for East Carolina.

Joe Webb had 120 yards passing, while rushing for 72 yards and a touchdown in the loss.