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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Youthfulness Sure to Pay off for Niners

| April 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
Youthfulness Sure to Pay off for Niners

The landscape of college sports is changing. In basketball and football, for example, it is rare to see seniors playing in prominent roles in the new era of declaring early for the draft. Many baseball players declare early as well. However, it’s a known fact that senior leadership and experience is invaluable and can’t be […]

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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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