Charlotte 49ers

VCU pulls away from Charlotte 68-61

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Rob Brandenberg scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half to lead Virginia Commonwealth to its third straight win, defeating Charlotte 68-61 Saturday night in an Atlantic 10 Conference contest. Read More »

Charlotte adds 19 signees before inaugural season

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte 49ers on Wednesday announced their final recruiting class before their inaugural football season. Read More »

Temple edges Charlotte 89-88 in A-10 action

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Khalif Wyatt scored 25 points, including a clinching free throw in the closing seconds, to lead Temple to an 89-88 victory over Charlotte on Wednesday night in an Atlantic 10 Conference game. Read More »

Surging Charlotte aiming for NCAA Tournament bid

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The young Charlotte 49ers are off to their best start in eight years and are out to prove they're worthy of an NCAA tournament bid. Read More »

Nickerson helps Charlotte beat Massachusetts 66-65

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Victor Nickerson knocked down two go-ahead free throws with 1:16 left and Charlotte held on to beat Massachusetts 66-65 on Saturday. Read More »

Charlotte suspends leading scorer Mayfield

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte 49ers announced they have suspended leading scoring DeMario Mayfield indefinitely for violation of athletic department policy. Read More »

Garino, George Washington defeat Charlotte 82-54

WASHINGTON (AP) — Patricio Garino netted 16 points as George Washington won its third straight Atlantic 10 Conference game, beating Charlotte 82-54 Saturday. Read More »

Charlotte hands Xavier first A-10 loss, 63-57

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Willie Clayton scored 14 points as Charlotte held off Xavier 63-57 Wednesday night, snapping the Musketeers' winning streak and handing them their first Atlantic 10 Conference defeat. Read More »

Brothers leads Richmond past Charlotte 81-61

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Darien Brothers scored 39 points to lead Richmond to an 81-61 victory over Charlotte, handing the 49ers their first Atlantic 10 Conference loss of the season on Saturday. Read More »

Mayfield, Charlotte beat Fordham 74-68

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — DeMario Mayfield scored 18 points off the bench to help Charlotte beat Fordham 74-68 Wednesday night in an Atlantic 10 matchup. Read More »