Zach Timmons

Zach Timmons, better known as ZT, is a junior at UNC Charlotte. He is an English major and is also minoring in journalism. In his free time, ZT enjoys writing spoken word poetry, drawing, and making beats.

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Baseball Goes 2-1 in FIU Series

| March 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
Baseball Goes 2-1 in FIU Series

The Charlotte 49ers travelled down to Miami for a series with the Panthers of Florida International University, and the team will return home victorious. After losing the second game of the back-to-back-to-back contests, Charlotte built a big lead and held on in the last game, 8-7, to win the series 2-1. Game 1: Charlotte 4, […]

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Niners get victory over UTEP

| March 5, 2017 | 0 Comments
Niners get victory over UTEP

Grace Hunter and Ciara Gregory were the only Charlotte players in double-figures, but their dominance was crucial down the stretch as the Charlotte 49ers (20-9, 12-6 C-USA) earned an 84-74 comeback victory over the UTEP Miners on Senior Night. Hunter notched 30 points and 15 boards in the home finale, while Gregory dropped 26 points […]

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Blue Raiders stifle Charlotte’s comeback

| February 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
Blue Raiders stifle Charlotte’s comeback

Rebecca Reuter had 23 points, Jess Louro and Ty Petty added 18 apiece, and Middle Tennessee saw their 23-point lead collapse but ultimately held on for an 83-81 victory over Charlotte. Alex Johnson had 16 points and seven boards for the visitors, whose three-point shooting was the difference in the game. Lefty Webster and Grace […]

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PREVIEW: Niners Welcome Blue Raiders to Halton

| February 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
PREVIEW: Niners Welcome Blue Raiders to Halton

The Charlotte 49ers will play against  Middle Tennessee on Saturday at 7 p.m. The Niners are coming off a tough loss against UAB in a game that saw their 13-point lead evaporate in the final quarter. Now, they face one of the hottest teams in the league and are determined to finish them off. Scouting […]

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Blazers beat Niners 88-81

| February 10, 2017 | 0 Comments
Blazers beat Niners 88-81

Keonna Farmer had 20 points and seven rebounds, Deanna Kuzmanic added 18, and the UAB Blazers (12-11, 5-7 C-USA) used free throws and three-point shooting to defeat the Charlotte 49ers (17-6, 9-3 C-USA) 88-81. Rachael Childress added 15 points for the Blazers, who had four players in double figures and hit 29-34 (85.3 percent) of […]

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PREVIEW: Charlotte hosts UAB

| February 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
PREVIEW: Charlotte hosts UAB

The Charlotte 49ers are on a tear, and they will look to keep it up as they look to take on the UAB Blazers (11-11, 4-7 C-USA) tonight at 7 p.m. on ESPN3. The Niners are coming of a historical win against FIU, a contest that saw senior Ciara Gregory break four records and saw […]

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History is made in Charlotte victory over FIU

| February 5, 2017 | 0 Comments
History is made in Charlotte victory over FIU

Ciara Gregory was shoulder-deep in her bag of tricks on Saturday afternoon, as the senior from Pennsylvania put on a dazzling display of shooting for the Charlotte 49ers women’s team. Gregory dropped 32 points, including nine three-pointers, while both Grace Hunter and Nyilah Jamison-Myers added 22 points and 11 boards apiece to help Charlotte rout […]

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PREVIEW: Niners set to take on Panthers

| February 4, 2017 | 0 Comments
PREVIEW: Niners set to take on Panthers

After a 72-66 victory over the FAU Owls on Thursday night, the Charlotte 49ers (16-5, 8-2 C-USA) women’s team will look to carry momentum over to Saturday. The Niners will tip off against the Florida International Panthers at 2 p.m. in Miami, Florida. Here are some things to keep an eye out for during the […]

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Niners Outlast Owls

| February 4, 2017 | 0 Comments
Niners Outlast Owls

The Charlotte 49ers (16-5, 8-2 C-USA) women’s team was determined to bounce back after a disappointing home loss to Rice last week and the Niners did just that Thursday night against Florida Atlantic, 72-66. Grace Hunter was the MVP for Charlotte, as she tallied 26 points and 10 rebounds for her fourth double-double of the […]

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Kenya Olley: Leading from the sidelines

| January 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
Kenya Olley: Leading from the sidelines

Injuries are a common and unfortunate phenomenon in all sports. Concussions, broken bones, tears and sprains are all fair game, and it’s tough to watch players suffer through them. It’s even harder if you are a teammate or a loved one of an injured athlete and see the struggle behind the scenes. But, as all […]

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Hawkins, Owls Shoot Down Niners

| January 29, 2017 | 0 Comments
Hawkins, Owls Shoot Down Niners

The Charlotte 49ers women’s team overcame a slow start but faltered in the final seconds, as they ultimately lost to the Rice Owls 55-52. Jasmine Goodwine had 16 points to lead the Owls, and Maya Hawkins added 10, including the go-ahead three-pointer with 8.1 seconds left. Meanwhile, Nyilah Jamison-Myers had 16 points and five boards […]

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Charlotte to duel Rice in Halton

| January 28, 2017 | 0 Comments
Charlotte to duel Rice in Halton

The Charlotte 49ers women’s team will look to score their eighth conference victory tonight as they take on the Rice Owls at 7 p.m. Charlotte will make its ESPN3 debut inside Halton Arena this season. Scouting the Owls The Owls come into tonight’s contest with a record of 11-8, including a 2-6 conference record. After […]

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Niners Defeat Monarchs, 86-75

| January 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Niners Defeat Monarchs, 86-75

Jennie Simms, the second best scorer in the nation, dropped 33 points, but it wasn’t enough as Charlotte used balanced scoring to outpace Old Dominion 86-75. Grace Hunter and Lefty Webster both scored 25 points and grabbed nine rebounds, and Nyilah Jamison-Myers added 14 points and 10 boards to offset Simms’ scoring. In addition her […]

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Charlotte Shoots Down Eagles

| January 15, 2017 | 0 Comments
Charlotte Shoots Down Eagles

It’s a known fact that the perfect remedy for losing is winning. The Charlotte 49ers women’s team definitely took their medicine on Saturday, holding on for a 78-61 road win over the Southern Mississippi Eagles. Charlotte was led by Nyilah Jamison-Myers’ 23 points and seven rebounds, but she had help. All five starters scored in […]

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PREVIEW: Charlotte to take on Lady Techsters

| January 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
PREVIEW: Charlotte to take on Lady Techsters

The Charlotte 49ers women’s team is continuing to grow together and mesh at the right time. After their win against Marshall, the Niners increased their winning streak to nine games and improved their record to 12-3. However, even though they are currently undefeated (4-0) in conference play, there is still work to be done. Charlotte […]

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Charlotte shoots down Thundering Herd

| January 8, 2017 | 0 Comments
Charlotte shoots down Thundering Herd

The Charlotte 49ers’ women’s team just keeps on rolling. A few days after an overtime victory over Western Kentucky, the Niners didn’t let up as they cruised to a 93-77 win over Marshall. The win kept Charlotte undefeated in C-USA play through four games and also at home. The 49ers are now 7-0 at Halton Arena. […]

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Charlotte prepares for Mean Green

| December 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte prepares for Mean Green

After closing out the non-conference slate with a 93-79 win over rival Davidson, the Charlotte 49ers women’s team will return to action on December 30 as they travel out west. The Niners head to Denton, Texas for a showdown with the North Texas Mean Green. The game marks the first official conference match up of […]

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Niners take down cross-town rival Davidson

| December 22, 2016 | 0 Comments
Niners take down cross-town rival Davidson

Behind a record-performance from senior guard Ciara Gregory, the Charlotte 49ers women’s team shook off a hungry Davidson Wildcats squad en route to a 93-79 victory, their fifth in a row. Gregory tied a Halton Arena record by dropping an impressive 35 points, with 21 of them coming on a career-high seven three-pointers. Gregory, who […]

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Niners Looking for Fifth Straight

| December 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Niners Looking for Fifth Straight

The Charlotte 49ers women’s basketball team will return to Halton on Wednesday night to take on cross-county rival Davidson Wildcats at 6 p.m. The Niners, who are undefeated at home this season, are coming off a 66-41 win over Longwood and are looking for their fifth straight win. Niner Successes In the win over Longwood, […]

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Niners Outduel Dukes, 77-63

| December 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
Niners Outduel Dukes, 77-63

Behind four double-digit scorers, the Charlotte 49ers women’s basketball team defeated the Duquesne Dukes, 77-63, to finish their two-game road trip undefeated. Lefty Webster turned in another outstanding all-around performance with 22 points, eight rebounds and seven assists to lead the Niners and turn a close game into a blowout in the second half. Duquesne […]

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