Charlotte 49ers

Riley leads UMass over Charlotte 73-54

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Freddie Riley scored 18 points and Massachusetts pulled away after halftime to secure its best Atlantic 10 start in four years with a 73-54 victory over cold-shooting Charlotte on Wednesday night. Read More »

Green leads Charlotte past Fordham 71-61

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Derrio Green scored 19 of his 21 points in the second half as Charlotte won its first Atlantic 10 Conference game of the season, 71-61 over Fordham on Saturday night. Read More »

St. Bonaventure outlasts Charlotte 92-88 in 3OT

OLEAN, N.Y. (AP) — Andrew Nicholson scored 34 points and St. Bonaventure outlasted Charlotte 92-88 in triple overtime on Saturday in the Bonnies' Atlantic 10 Conference opener. Read More »

Charlotte tops Georgia Tech 86-83 in 2OTs

ATLANTA (AP) — Derrio Green scored 21 points, including a key 3-point basket during a 9-0 run in the second overtime to lead the Charlotte 49ers to an 86-83 win over Georgia Tech on Sunday night. Read More »

Charlotte wins 3rd straight, beats Mercer 64-63

MACON, Ga. (AP) — Javarris Barnett hit a 3-pointer with 24 seconds left to help Charlotte clinch a 64-63 win over Mercer on Thursday. Read More »

Charlotte defeats Wright State 57-53

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Derrio Green scored 16 points and hit the two biggest shots of the game as Charlotte rallied to beat Wright State 57-53 on Wednesday night. Read More »

Charlotte stuns No. 7 Tennessee 49-48 on late shot

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Derrio Green scored 13 points, fed Phil Jones for the go-ahead layup with 7.4 seconds left and Charlotte handed No. 7 Tennessee its second stunning upset loss of the week, 49-48 on Friday night. Read More »

Charlotte top scorer Spears kicked off team

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte coach Alan Major has dismissed top scorer Shamari Spears from the team, a little over two weeks after he was suspended for the third time in two seasons for violating unspecified rules. Read More »

McKillop leads Davidson over Charlotte 82-68

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Guard Brendan McKillop matched a season high with 21 points as Davidson beat Charlotte 82-68 on Saturday night. Read More »

Charlotte defeats Winthrop 68-57

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jamar Briscoe scored 17 points and led five players in double figures as Charlotte beat Winthrop 68-57 on Tuesday night. Read More »

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