Tag: Charlotte 49ers

Charlotte basketball drops 13th straight at Western Kentucky

| February 23, 2018
Charlotte basketball drops 13th straight at Western Kentucky

Jon Davis led Charlotte (5-21, 1-14 C-USA) with 20 points, three rebounds, and six assists, but the 49ers fell to Western Kentucky (21-7, 13-2 C-USA), 93-55, on the road. Charlotte had three players in double figures: Davis, Jailan Haslem and Milos Supica. Haslem had 11 points and five rebounds. Supica added 11 points and led […]

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Wolfpack send Niners home

| February 22, 2018
Wolfpack send Niners home

The Niners lost 9-6  (3-1) to in-state rival NC State (4-1)  after a long and emotionally draining game. Niners fought back from a 5-0 deficit, but a pitching struggle lead to the top-25 ranked Wolfpack taking away the victory. “We have to do a better job commanding the strike zone,” Head coach Loren Hibbs said. “We have to […]

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Softball goes 0-2 against USC Upstate

| February 22, 2018
Softball goes 0-2 against USC Upstate

South Carolina Upstate swept the Niners in a double-header on Tuesday to protect their perfect early record at Sue M. Daughtridge stadium. Game One – Upstate 4, Charlotte 1 Christina Biggerstaff for the Spartans and Haley Wiseman for the Niners both pitched shutouts throughout the first seven innings. Both teams were scoreless going into the […]

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Football coaching staff set for 2018

| February 20, 2018
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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Niners fall one short of four-win weekend; reach season highs against UNCW

| February 19, 2018
Niners fall one short of four-win weekend; reach season highs against UNCW

The Charlotte 49ers held their First Pitch Classic this past weekend sliding through with three impressive wins, but couldn’t seem to get an offense going against Radford in their second game on Friday afternoon. The Niners also reached some new season highs in the final game of the weekend and Coach Aimee DeVos tallied her […]

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49ers sweep Iona, begin season 3-0

| February 18, 2018
49ers sweep Iona, begin season 3-0

  The Charlotte 49ers opened their season with a 3-0 sweep against Iona this past weekend. Their win on Friday marked the Niners’ third consecutive victory on Opening Day. Game One: Charlotte 9, Iona 2 On Friday the Niners debuted their season at Robert and Mariam Hayes Stadium against the Gaels. Iona started the game […]

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Charlotte’s women’s team stuns conference leader UAB

| February 18, 2018
Charlotte’s women’s team stuns conference leader UAB

Charlotte (12-13, 8-4 C-USA) women’s basketball continued its late season run, winning its league-best fifth-in-a-row by knocking off Conference USA leader UAB (21-3, 10-1 C-USA), 80-71. The 49ers had three players in double figures. Nyilah Jamison-Myers led with 20 points on 7-of-11 shooting from the field, while grabbing seven rebounds and blocking five shots. Laia […]

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49ers lose in a thriller to UTSA

| February 18, 2018
49ers lose in a thriller to UTSA

Andrien White led Charlotte (5-20, 1-13 C-USA) with 25 points, six rebounds, and four  assists but they were unable to knock off UT San Antonio (15-12, 8-6 C-USA), falling 97-89 in overtime. Charlotte had three players in double figures: White, Jon Davis and Luka Vasic.  Davis had 19 points, six rebounds and eight assists.  Vasic […]

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Women’s team wins fourth straight at Louisiana Tech

| February 16, 2018
Women’s team wins fourth straight at Louisiana Tech

Charlotte (11-13, 7-4 C-USA) had four players in double figures in its 64-51 victory over Louisiana Tech (16-10, 7-6 C-USA). With the win Charlotte moves into fourth place in the Conference USA standings with five league games remaining. The 49ers converted on 43 percent shooting from the field and 79 percent from the free throw […]

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Men’s basketball drops 11th straight in heart-breaking fashion

| February 16, 2018
Men’s basketball drops 11th straight in heart-breaking fashion

Charlotte was leading by one with under six seconds remaining and was about to earn their first win in the last 11 contests but the 49ers allowed Paul Thomas for UTEP to score the game-winning layup with two seconds remaining, leading to the Niners heartbreaking loss 87-86. “You’re one or two plays away from securing […]

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Charlotte downs UTSA for third win in a row

| February 11, 2018
Charlotte downs UTSA for third win in a row

Charlotte (10-13, 6-4 C-USA) had four players in double figures and led the whole game in its 88-75 victory over UTSA (5-19, 3-9 C-USA). The Niners got their season-high in points after shooting a season-best 56 percent from the field. Nyilah Jamison-Myers scored 22 points on 9-of-13 field goals, blocked five shots, collected four rebounds […]

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Softball swings into the 2018 season with a weekend sweep

| February 10, 2018
Softball swings into the 2018 season with a weekend sweep

Charlotte started off their first weekend of the 2018 season at Elon on Friday afternoon where they swept the double header. After a long off season, the 49ers set the pace by winning their first game of the year 5-2 against the Phoenix. The second game started out a little rough for the Niners, but […]

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49ers drop ninth straight at Louisiana Tech

| February 9, 2018
49ers drop ninth straight at Louisiana Tech

Jon Davis led Charlotte (5-17, 1-10 C-USA) with 24 points, eight assists and eight rebounds, but they were unable to get the win against Louisiana Tech (15-10, 6-6 C-USA), falling 83-65 Thursday night. Charlotte had two players in double figures, Davis and Najee Garvin. Garvin had 12 points and two rebounds. Austin Ajukwa added nine […]

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National Signing Day brings four new Niners

| February 7, 2018
National Signing Day brings four new Niners

Brad Lambert and the Charlotte 49ers finalized the 2018 recruiting class on National Signing Day, Feb. 7. Lambert recruited four more players to join the 18 that were recruited on Dec. 20.  The new additions to the program consist of a wide receiver, defensive tackle, linebacker and placekicker. The 22 players that make up this […]

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