Location: Greenville, NC
Founded: 1907
Primary Athletic Conference: American Athletic Conference
Nickname: Pirates
Colors: Purple, Gold
Mascot Name: PeeDee the Pirate
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Famous Alumni: Sandra Bullock (Actress) Emily Proctor (Actress) Scott Avett (Avett Brothers) Ronnie Barnes (SVP, NY Giants) Ron Clark (Educator/Author) Dwayne Harris (NFL) Seth Maness (MLB)
Fun Fact: ECU's football team comes out to Jimi Hendrix's "Purple Haze"at the start of every home game.