2002 East Carolina Pirates football team

The 2002 East Carolina Pirates football team represented East Carolina University during the 2002 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Pirates finished 4-8 (4-5 in Conference USA) to finish in 6th place in the conference.

2002 East Carolina Pirates football
East Carolina Pirates wordmark.png
ConferenceConference USA
2002 record4–8 (4–5 C-USA)
Head coachSteve Logan
Defensive coordinatorTim Rose
Home stadiumDowdy–Ficklen Stadium
(Capacity: 43,000)
Seasons
← 2001
2003 →
2002 Conference USA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 23 TCU +   6 2         10 2  
Cincinnati +   6 2         7 7  
Louisville   5 3         7 6  
Southern Miss   5 3         7 6  
Tulane   4 4         8 5  
UAB   4 4         5 7  
East Carolina   4 4         4 8  
Houston   3 5         5 7  
Memphis   2 6         3 9  
Army   1 7         1 11  
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 316:00 pmat Duke*L 16–2323,276
September 76:30 pmat Wake ForestL 22–2728,486
September 147:00 pmTulaneW 24–2035,300
September 2812:00 pmat West Virginia*ESPN+L 17–3754,497
October 52:00 pmArmy
  • Dowdy–Ficklen Stadium
  • Greenville, North Carolina
W 59–2438,111
October 192:00 pmSouth Florida 
  • Dowdy–Ficklen Stadium
  • Greenville, North Carolina
FSNL 30–4633,419
October 262:00 pmat LouisvilleWITNL 20–4432,428
November 97:00 pmat HoustonW 54–4813,669
November 163:00 pmat UABL 29–3613,687
November 232:00 pmNo. 22 TCU
  • Dowdy–Ficklen Stadium
  • Greenville, North Carolina
W 31–2823,189
November 303:00 pmat Southern MissL 7–2419,888
December 62:00 pmCincinnati
  • Dowdy–Ficklen Stadium
  • Greenville, North Carolina
L 26–4218,125
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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