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The East Carolina men's basketball team will hold an open practice on Thursday, Oct. 10 inside Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum to allow fans to get a first-look at the 2019-20 team.
The practice will begin at 4:30 p.m. and go through 6:30 p.m.
This year's team features 11 scholarship newcomers, including seven junior college transfers and four freshmen, along with a pair of returnees: senior Seth LeDay
and sophomore Jayden Gardner
. ECU will open the season on Nov. 5 at home against VMI.
Season tickets for the 2019-20 campaign are now on sale and prices start at $125. For more information, please call the ECU Athletics Ticket Office at 252-737-4500 or visit the tickets page at ECUPirates.com
The ECU women's basketball team, which opens its season Nov. 6 at home versus Middle Tennessee State, will also hold an open practice on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Season tickets for the Pirates' ladies program are also on sale beginning at $45.