Tristen Newton had 13 points, seven rebounds and six assists for East Carolina (9-11, 3-4 American Athletic Conference).
East Carolina posted a season-high 22 assists.
East Carolina dominated the first half and led 40-19 at the break. The Pirates' 40 points in the first half were a season best for the team.
East Carolina takes on Houston at home on Wednesday. Tulane faces South Florida at home on Wednesday.
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