Burr Supports ECU Effort to Join Big 12 Conference

August 12, 2016

WASHINGTON – Today, Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) released the following statement in support of East Carolina University’s desire to join the Big 12 conference:

“East Carolina University has earned the distinction of being a high-quality academic and intercollegiate athletic institution not only in our state, but nationally. I’m proud to add my name to those supporting ECU’s desire to join the Big 12, and urge the conference to give full and fair consideration to their inclusion in the conference. Go Pirates!”