Charlotte 49ers

Newton on Kaepernick: 'Two different players'

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton says he doesn't like being compared to Colin Kaepernick. "Two different players," Newton says. Yet the Panthers'... Read More »

Panthers WR Smith: Injured knee feeling worse

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith says his injured left knee isn't coming along quite as well as he'd hoped. Smith practiced for the second... Read More »

Man on the Edge: Time to Boot Ric Flair from the QC?

Did Ric Flair betray the Carolinas by giving a pep talk to the 49ers? Read More »

Edge on Demand: The Nature Boy's Betrayal

Ric Flair is taking some heat for his viral pep talk to the 49ers. Did the Nature Boy betray the Panthers and the QC? Read More »

Charlotte beats UTEP 73-68 in C-USA opener

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Mike Thorne Jr. scored 16 points and added 14 rebounds as Charlotte carried a five-point halftime lead into a 73-68 victory over UTEP in the Conference USA opener... Read More »

UNC-Charlotte soars past NC A&T 88-72

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Pierria Henry scored 23 points with seven rebounds and UNC-Charlotte beat North Carolina A&T in a nonconference game on Saturday night. North... Read More »

Charlotte Beats Appalachian St. 77-59

Mike Thorne Jr. scored a career-high 26 points to lead Charlotte to a 77-59 victory over Appalachian State on Sunday. Read More »

Charlotte cruises past UNC Asheville 77-56

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Shawn Lester scored 16 points and Willie Clayton added 12 with 12 rebounds as Charlotte rolled past UNC Asheville 77-56 Sunday night. The 49ers... Read More »

Ted Ginn Jr. re-igniting NFL career in Carolina

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Ted Ginn Jr. is re-igniting his career with the Carolina Panthers. Ginn, who was an afterthought the last three seasons on offense with the... Read More »

Charlotte hangs on to down Kansas State 68-61

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Mike Thorne had 16 points and 11 rebounds, and Denzel Ingram added 12 as UNC Charlotte held off a late second half charge and beat Kansas State 68-61 in the... Read More »