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Preseason hopes

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments
Preseason hopes

Women’s soccer has set the bar high for themselves. The squad was crowned the Conference USA champions after winning the tournament in Charlotte last season, then went on to compete in their first NCAA tournament under head coach John Cullen. Though the group was knocked out in the first round by Duke, it left the […]

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PREVIEW: Charlotte squares off with Louisiana Tech

| March 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
PREVIEW: Charlotte squares off with Louisiana Tech

The Charlotte 49ers women’s basketball made it past Marshall in the opening round of the conference tournament and now are slated to face Louisiana Tech in the quarterfinals. Last Time  Charlotte has seen the Lady Techsters once before this season when they traveled down to Baton Rouge and lost 80-54. The senior duo of Ciara […]

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Charlotte 49er Myatt Snider is set for action-packed 2017 year

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
Charlotte 49er Myatt Snider is set for action-packed 2017 year

While most college students are currently pushing through the middle of a difficult semester, physics major Myatt Snider is all smiles as his 2017 racing season is about to get underway. Snider, the son of TV reporter Marty Snider, will race on Friday Night in front of a national audience in the NASCAR Camping World Truck […]

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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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PREVIEW: A date with the Blue Raiders

| February 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
PREVIEW: A date with the Blue Raiders

The Charlotte 49ers (11-12, 5-7 C-USA) will hit the road and travel to Murfreesboro, Tennessee, for a showdown with the Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders (21-4, 11-1 C-USA). The Blue Raiders currently sit atop the Conference USA standings, while Charlotte checks in at the 10th spot. The two teams met in the conference tournament last […]

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PREVIEW: Men’s basketball starts three-game road trip at UAB

| February 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
PREVIEW: Men’s basketball starts three-game road trip at UAB

The Charlotte 49ers (11-11, 5-6 C-USA) will embark on arguably their toughest three-game stretch of the season starting Thursday night at 8 p.m. at UAB (14-10, 7-4 C-USA), attempting to break the 22 straight home game win streak for the Blazers, dating back to 2014. Series Breakdown The 49ers and Blazers will meet for the […]

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Women’s basketball travels to Florida to take on FAU

| February 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
Women’s basketball travels to Florida to take on FAU

The Charlotte 49ers (15-5, 8-1 C-USA) are coming off of a tough home loss against Rice from this past week, but look to bounce back on the road against Florida Atlantic Thursday night at 7 p.m. in Boca Raton, Florida. Last meeting The last time these two teams met (Jan. 30, 2016), it was a […]

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49ers take aim at FAU

| February 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
49ers take aim at FAU

The Charlotte 49ers (10-10, 4-5 C-USA) will return home Thursday night at 7 p.m. against Florida Atlantic (6-13, 2-6 C-USA) after a short two-game road trip that saw the team go 1-1. Last Thursday, the Niners defeated North Texas, 82-81, and on Saturday they dropped a contest against Rice, 67-84, to round out the week. […]

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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 get redemption game with Rice, Saturday

| January 28, 2017 | 0 Comments
Niners get redemption game with Rice, Saturday

The Charlotte 49ers (10-9, 4-4 C-USA) will get their redemption game against the Rice Owls (13-8, 3-5 C-USA) Saturday night at 7 p.m., looking to earn their fourth-straight win and leave the state of Texas 2-0, after falling to the Owls 70-89 just a few weeks ago. In their first match-up back on Jan. 2, […]

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Women’s basketball returns home against North Texas

| January 26, 2017 | 0 Comments
Women’s basketball returns home against North Texas

The Charlotte 49ers (14-4, 6-1 C-USA) will welcome the North Texas Mean Green (6-12, 3-4 C-USA) to the friendly confines of Dale F. Halton Arena Thursday night at 7 p.m., looking to keep their two-game win streak alive after three straight games on the road. Charlotte is led by Grace Hunter in the scoring column, […]

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Charlotte looks for third straight win against C-USA opponent North Texas

| January 26, 2017 | 0 Comments
Charlotte looks for third straight win against C-USA opponent North Texas

Charlotte (9-9, 3-4 C-USA) is traveling to North Texas (6-13, 0-7 C-USA) Thursday for their second match up of the season. Charlotte won the December 31st contest by a score of 101-76. In that game, Charlotte had five double-digit scorers. The key to this game will be able to spread the ball around and find a […]

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Big format changes headed NASCAR’s way in 2017

| January 23, 2017 | 1 Comment
Big format changes headed NASCAR’s way in 2017

In an industry-wide effort to enhance the on-track excitement and quality of racing, NASCAR is set to implement a wide rash of changes before this season gets underway. On Monday night in Charlotte, the motorsports entity made a huge announcement regarding how the races in each of it’s top-3 series will be run in 2017 […]

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PREVIEW: Charlotte welcomes ODU for C-USA showdown

| January 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
PREVIEW: Charlotte welcomes ODU for C-USA showdown

The Charlotte 49ers (8-9, 2-4 C-USA) will welcome the Old Dominon Monarchs (11-7, 4-2 C-USA) to Halton Arena Saturday night at 8 p.m. for a Green Out, looking to jump to .500 on the season and pick up a much needed win against a defensive-minded ODU team. The 49ers got back on the right track […]

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