49ers tolpay Providence on road in NIT, Wednesday

Courtesy of Charlotte49ers.com The Charlotte 49ers (21-11), which are seeded fifth in the NIT, will play fourth-seed Providence on the road, Wednesday, March 20 at 7:15 pm.  The 49ers are one of eight Atlantic 10 teams to earn bids to either the NCAA Tournament or NIT. The 49ers are making their 18th postseason tournament appearance […]

Charlotte defeats Saint Joseph’s 52-40 for 20th win of the season

Courtesy of Charlotte49ers.com Charlotte, NC – Behind a total team defensive effort and three double-figure scorers, the Charlotte 49ers (20-10, A-10: 8-8) defeated the Saint Joseph’s Hawks (17-12, A-10: 8-8), 52-40, on Senior Day. With the victory, the 49ers clinch a berth in next week’s Atlantic 10 Tournament. The 49ers finish the regular-season tied for eighth […]

Bona Surging After Third Straight Victory

Bona Surging After Third Straight Victory

A little bit of a let-down may have been the only aspect wrong with St. Bonaventure’s dominating performance that surely captured some attention from around the league. The Brown and White connected at a season-high 58 percent clip and played stingy defense, limiting Charlotte (18-10, 6-8) to just 38.7 percent shooting from the field.

It’s a performance that puts the rest of the A-10 Conference on notice.

Stingy defense, balanced offense lead Temple to 71-51 win at Charlotte

Stingy defense, balanced offense lead Temple to 71-51 win at Charlotte

Temple utilized its best defensive effort of the season and a balanced offensive attack to capture a much needed 71-51 win at Charlotte Sunday afternoon. The Owls, winners of three in a row for the first time since opening the season at 6-0, improve to 19-8 and 8-5 in Atlantic 10 Conference play. The 49ers, who lost for just the third time in 14 home games, fall to 18-8, 6-6…