Charlotte 49ers

Barnett leads Charlotte past Rhode Island 73-66

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Javarris Barnett scored of 16 of his 18 points in the first half and three of his teammates scored in double figures to lead Charlotte to a 73-66 win over Rhode Island on Saturday. Read More »

Braswell leads Charlotte over Fordham 69-62

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Braswell had 20 points and 12 rebounds and DeMario Mayfield chipped in 17 points and 14 rebounds to lead Charlotte over Fordham 69-62 on Saturday. Read More »

La Salle beats Charlotte 85-72, sets arena record

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tyreek Duren scored 22 points and Jerrell Wright added 18 as La Salle defeated Charlotte 85-72 Wednesday night in an Atlantic 10 Conference game. Read More »

49ers expect to use about 23 or 24 scholarships

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — New Charlotte 49ers coach Brad Lambert says he expects to hand out about 23 or 24 scholarships on signing day Wednesday. Read More »

Charlotte signs its first 24 football players

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte 49ers inaugural football recruiting class has a distinct Carolina flavor. Read More »

Xavier holds off Charlotte 74-70

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tu Holloway scored 17 points and had seven assists and Xavier held off Charlotte's second-half rally for a 74-70 Atlantic 10 Conference victory Saturday night. Read More »

Moore scores 18 as Temple routs Charlotte 79-57

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Senior guard Ramone Moore pumped in 18 points as Temple hammered Charlotte 79-57 Wednesday night to earn the Owls' first win at Halton Arena. Read More »

Newton replaces Manning on NFC Pro Bowl squad

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers rookie quarterback Cam Newton has been added to the NFC Pro Bowl squad. Read More »

Mikic leads George Washington over Charlotte 60-52

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nemanja Mikic scored a season-high 19 points and George Washington won its third straight Atlantic 10 Conference game with a 60-52 win over Charlotte on Saturday night. Read More »

Mayfield leads Charlotte past Kennesaw State 74-63

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Sophomore DeMario Mayfield scored 25 points as Charlotte matched last season's win total with a 74-63 victory over non-conference foe Kennesaw State on Wednesday night. Read More »