Pieces of a puzzle – Charlotte falters in their impressive play, but still manages...

The Charlotte 49ers now have a record of 3-2 after cranking out a win in a close game against High Point at 70-67 this past Friday. The Niners are experiencing quite a battle with themselves, taking one step forward and two steps back fairly often early in the season. They continue to rush into a […]

49ers hold off High Point; win 70-67 – Charlotte defeat Panthers in a close...

The game came down to the final buzzer but Charlotte (3-2) held off High Point (2-3) with a 70-67 win. The Niners were led by starting guard Hudson Price with 17 points. Head Coach Mark Price spoke very highly of Hudson with his performance tonight. “With guys out we needed someone to step up, and […]

New season, new Niners – After the first four games of the season, the...

The Charlotte 49ers have a lot of new faces taking the court this year. Head coach Mark Price did a great job in the offseason of addressing positional and team needs and so far, it’s showing on the court. Through the first three games, there is already a difference in scoring outside of Jon Davis, […]

Niners pull out win over Blue Hose – With four in double figures, Charlotte...

Charlotte brought Presbyterian’s record to 1-4 Monday night and their own to 2-2, after pushing past the Blue Hose with a win at a score of 83-74. Jon Davis recorded his 49th career double figure scoring game and his 20th 20-point scoring game, leading the Niners with 24 points as well as recording 3 rebounds. […]

Charlotte falls to College of Charleston – After getting behind in the first half,...

Charlotte got off to a slow start, which they could not come back from Saturday night against the College of Charleston. The 49ers shot 31.3 percent in the first half, 1-for-7 from three and 50 percent from the free throw line. In the second half, the 49ers (1-2) shot a lot better, 56.7 percent from […]

Charlotte suffers first loss; Davis gets 1000th point – Charlotte drops their first road...

The Niners (1-1) were unable to comeback in their road game at Oklahoma State and lost the game 83-65. The loss seemed to be a combination of failing to knock down as many shots and preventing the Cowboys (2-0) from doing so, as well as the Niners could have. With any loss comes experiences to […]

Charlotte cruises over Methodist in season-opener – 49ers’ 40-point victory was largest since the...

Senior Austin Ajukwa scored 18 points to lead Charlotte past Methodist 116-76 in its dominating season opener. This was the biggest win in a home opener since the 1976-77 season when Charlotte beat Georgia College 111-63. Charlotte had seven players score in double-figures. The 49ers got off to a great start by hitting two three […]

Charlotte looks ahead to the season – The 49ers look ahead to their season,...

The 2017-18 Men’s basketball season is just a few weeks away, and all eyes are on the 49ers. Coming off of a 13-17 (C-USA 7-11) season filled with high offensive triumphs, defensive struggles and a first round exit from the Conference USA tournament, the 49ers look to make some changes. The 2016-17 season was the […]

The final quarter – Seniors on the men’s basketball squad gear up for their...

Hudson Price, Corey Bias, and Austin Ajukwa have each reached their final season of college basketball and they are certainly hoping to make their senior year the greatest they’ve seen. Price, a 6’7” guard from Orlando, Florida who just happens to be the coach’s son, transferred from TCU for the 2015-2016 season and would sit […]

Global connections – After living around the world, assistant coach Ivo Simovic now calls...

Basketball is a global game, just ask new assistant basketball coach Ivo Simovic. After growing up and playing in Serbia, then coaching in Spain and Connecticut, he now calls Charlotte home. Simovic began playing basketball when he was in sixth grade, and continued throughout high school. During that time in Simovic’s life, a civil war […]

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