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Davis’ second half surge propels Charlotte past WKU

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
Davis’ second half surge propels Charlotte past WKU

The Charlotte 49ers (12-14, 6-9 C-USA) came out victorious against the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (13-15, 7-8 C-USA) 83-77 in Hlaton Arena Thursday night. “This was a really good win for us,” Charlotte coach Mark Price said.  “I thought for the most part, we played 40 minutes of solid basketball, [WKU] made a run in the […]

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Women’s basketball falls to WKU

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Women’s basketball falls to WKU

The Charlotte 49ers (17-9, 9-6 C-USA) lost a heartbreaker to the Western Kentucky Lady Toppers( 21-6, 13-2) Thursday night, 75-74, despite having three players score over 15 points. Charlotte’s Ciara Gregory lead the 49ers with 22 points, shooting 6-of-13 from the field and 5-of-12 from three-point land. She also knocked down all five of her […]

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Charlotte unable to keep first half lead, fall to WKU

| February 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte unable to keep first half lead, fall to WKU

Despite an 18 point first half lead, Charlotte fell to Western Kentucky 59-54 in Bowling Green Saturday night. The 49ers had three players in double figures. Joseph Uchebo recorded his 13 double-double of the season with 12 points and 11 rebounds. Jon Davis finished with 12 points and Braxton Ogbueze added 10 points. The Hilltoppers […]

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49ers women’s basketball eye fourth straight win

| February 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
49ers women’s basketball eye fourth straight win

The Charlotte 49ers wrap up their two-game homestand, Saturday Feb. 20 welcoming Western Kentucky to Halton Arena. Charlotte will wear their pink uniforms as they support and honor those in the fight against breast cancer in the annual Play 4Kay contest. Additionally, Charlotte will celebrate former 49ers as part of Alumnae Weekend. In the two […]

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Charlotte dominates WKU to end homestand

| January 24, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte dominates WKU to end homestand

Despite the icy conditions, Halton Arena was filled to watch Charlotte close out their four-game homestand in convincing fashion, defeating Western Kentucky 88-71. The 49ers split their home stretch losing the first two games and winning the final two. Jon Davis led the way finishing with 23 points and six assists. Braxton Ogbueze scored 19 […]

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49ers seek second consecutive victory on the road

| January 22, 2016 | 0 Comments
49ers seek second consecutive victory on the road

The Charlotte 49ers will look to cap off their second consecutive road trip with a victory as they take on defending Conference USA champs WKU, Jan. 23. The Saturday night showdown will mark the first of two games between the schools and the 18th all-time. While the 49ers are 1-8 when on the road against […]

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