Charlotte 49ers

Spears' 25 leads Charlotte past S.C State 90-81

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Shamari Spears scored 25 points and Alan Major picked up his first victory as Charlotte's coach, 90-81 against South Carolina State on Saturday. Read More »

Charlotte suspends Spears, Wilderness, Jones

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte has suspended three players one game each for violating team rules, a blow for 49ers coach Alan Major as he begins his first season. Read More »

Gardner-Webb surprises undermanned Charlotte 78-70

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jon Moore had 24 points and nine rebounds and Gardner-Webb gave Chris Holtmann a win in his head coaching debut by stunning undermanned Charlotte 78-70 on Friday. Read More »

Clements active for 49ers despite sore ankle

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers will have cornerback Nate Clements against Carolina after he was questionable with an ankle injury. Read More »

Charlotte adds Nov. 12 game against Gardner-Webb

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte has tweaked its schedule, giving new coach Alan Major an odd start to his first season with home games on consecutive days. Read More »

Charlotte to play Campbell in 2013 football opener

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte has scheduled the opening game for its first football season, a home game against Campbell on Aug. 31, 2013. Read More »

Charlotte football gets Morehead State as 1st foe

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte has scheduled its first football opponent. Read More »

Charlotte gets final OK to start football program

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte has cleared its final hurdle to start a football program in 2013. Read More »

Iowa State hires Bobby Lutz as an assistant

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State has hired former Charlotte coach Bobby Lutz as an assistant coach. Read More »

Charlotte gets transfer Mayfield from Georgia

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte 49ers have added backcourt depth with the addition of Georgia transfer DeMario Mayfield. Read More »