MASN, the local leader in live sports entertainment, will televise East Carolina’s game against Navy on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. live in high definition from Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium in Greenville, NC. The exclusive production highlights MASN’s four-year partnership with East Carolina University.
MASN’s coverage features veteran Pirates play-by-play voice Patrick Kinas with Chris Hemeyer as sideline reporter and former ECU kicker Kevin Miller providing color analysis.
Ruffin McNeill’s Pirates are 4-1 in conference play this season and second in the East Division of Conference USA. Both teams are 5-3 on the season and both are seeking bowl eligibility in Saturday’s game.
A proud partner with East Carolina University, MASN is televising three Pirates games this season, as well as Head Coach Ruffin McNeill’s weekly show.
MASN will also televise a package of North Carolina collegiate basketball this winter, including a key intrastate matchup between the ECU Pirates and NC State Wolfpack on November 18 at 6:00 p.m., as part of the Charleston Classic.
The network has partnerships with the Big South Conference and UNC Wilmington, and serves as North Carolina’s home for NCAA football and basketball having featured dozens of local athletic programs including Coastal Carolina, Chowan, Gardner-Webb, Liberty and Winston Salem State this fall.
MASN is available on the expanded basic tier throughout much of North Carolina on eight fan-friendly cable and satellite providers, including DirecTV, Dish Network, as well as Mediacom, Charter, MI Connections, Reds Cable, SkyBest, and Tri County Cable.