Tag: Brad Lambert

49ers unable to top Mountaineers

| September 9, 2018 | 0 Comments
49ers unable to top Mountaineers

On Saturday, Sept. 8, the Charlotte 49ers faced off against in-state opponent Appalachian State for the first time in program history. After a close first half, App State was able to run away with the game and defeated the 49ers by a score of 45-9. Quarterback Zac Thomas was a perfect 14-14 passing and finished […]

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Football coaching staff set for 2018

| February 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
Football coaching staff set for 2018

After head coach Brad Lambert had to clean house at the end of the 2017 season, there were multiple voids that had to be filled on his coaching staff. Now, a few months later, he has finally locked in his staff for the 2018 season. “I’m really pleased with this group as a whole. It’s […]

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From farm fields to the Queen City: The journey of Brad Lambert

| November 8, 2016 | 1 Comment
From farm fields to the Queen City: The journey of Brad Lambert

The first time I saw Brad Lambert’s abilities in action he was on the sidelines of the 2007 Orange Bowl after he helped  a 15th-ranked Wake Forest team to their seventh bowl game in the team’s history and a program best 11-3 season. A few years later Coach Lambert and I both decided that green […]

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Charlotte 49ers sign former Miami QB Kevin Olsen

| December 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
Charlotte 49ers sign former Miami QB Kevin Olsen

Charlotte 49ers head coach Brad Lambert made the biggest offseason splash of his tenure, landing junior college quarterback Kevin Olsen on Wednesday evening. Olsen will enroll at UNC Charlotte in January for the spring semester and will have two years of eligibility remaining. “Just like every position on the team, we want to create some […]

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History in the making

| September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
History in the making

Brad Lambert, head coach of the Charlotte 49ers football team, has found himself in a unique situation as the driving force behind a brand new program on the collegiate gridiron in the Queen City. Lambert and his handpicked staff of coaches have built a roster ripe with talent from across the country in hopes of […]

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It’s official: Charlotte 49ers now have football jerseys

| June 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
It’s official: Charlotte 49ers now have football jerseys

The Charlotte 49ers football jerseys were officially unveiled at the 30th Annual Great Gold Rush Auction Saturday night. Over 500 guests were seated at tables spread out across the basketball court in Halton Arena. The most anticipated items of the night were items four and five. Item number four was the home football jersey. Item […]

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National Signing Day – Niner History in the Making

| February 1, 2012 | 2 Comments
National Signing Day – Niner History in the Making

The Charlotte 49er football program made history Wednesday, as the first class of the 2013 program was named. Will Thomas, dominant wide receiver from Hampstead, N.C. (Topsail H.S.) wanted to be the first 49er to sign with the program, and he did just that. As Thomas’ time-stamped fax shows, 7:02 a.m. became a time to […]

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Charlotte 49ers Football Signing Day on the horizon

| January 25, 2012 | 0 Comments
Charlotte 49ers Football Signing Day on the horizon

Charlotte football head coach Brad Lambert and his staff have racked up the miles on their odometers traveling to meet recruits from all across the state and the southeast. Charlotte has received a slew of verbal commitments from prospects in N.C. Many of these recruits showed up on NCPreps.com list of N.C. high school seniors. […]

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