Fourth-Quarter Comeback Keeps 49ers Unbeaten

Facing a four-point deficit entering the final 10 minutes, the Charlotte women's basketball team rallied behind timely shots and key defensive plays, led by junior Laia Raventós, to remain undefeated in Conference USA play and defeat Old Dominio...

League Road Slate Opens Saturday on ESPN3

The 49ers opened their 14th season of Conference USA play with a solid, 66-56, triumph over Southern Miss Thursday as part of the annual Education Day festivities.

Niners Score Education Day Win with Balanced Attack

Charlotte women's basketball placed all five starters in double-figure scoring and used its bench depth for key stretches of the second quarter to turn back Southern Miss, 66-56, Thursday during the annual Education Day contest in the first Conference ...

Charlotte falls to Mercer 90-74 – Despite Raventos scoring career-high, 49ers drop final non-conference

The 49ers could not tame the red-hot bears as Charlotte fell to Mercer 90-74 in their final non-conference game of the season. Mercer got off to a hot start by starting the game on an 11-3 run behind a three-pointer by Kahlia Lawrence. With Mercer leading 16-9 with 4:09 left to play in the 1st […]

Niners shut down South Carolina State – Balanced effort leads to 64-49 win

The Charlotte 49ers returned home on Thursday night, and the team finally ended their losing streak. The Niners used a balanced scoring effort and turned in a 64-49 victory over the South Carolina State Bulldogs to bring their record to 4-8 with one more game before conference play. Jaida Robinson notched 11 points and 13 […]

Niners narrowly lose to Davidson – Another close game results in heartbreak for Charlotte

Amaya Ransom scored 14 points and seven rebounds, Laia Raventos registered 13 points and six boards, but the Charlotte 49ers came up short and dropped a 68-66 decision to the Davidson Wildcats. Octavia Wilson added 12 points for the Niners to go with four steals, and Raventos also tallied four steals. Freshman Mariah Linney added […]

49ers fall on the road, 71-69 – Back-and-forth affair ends in Wake Forest’s favor

Laia Raventos dropped 20 points, 10 dimes and six boards, Octavia Wilson added 12 points, but the Charlotte 49ers lost a heartbreaking 71-69 contest to Wake Forest. Mariah Linney and Amaya Ransom both added nine points, and Jaida Robinson grabbed 12 rebounds for the visiting 49ers. Elisa Penna dropped 24 points on 8-19 shooting for […]

Hogs Hold Off 49ers, 73-72 – Rough third quarter leads to Razorback comeback

Laia Raventos notched 17 points, six steals and six dimes, Jaida Robinson added 15 points and six boards off the bench, but the Charlotte 49ers suffered a one-point defeat to the Arkansas Razorbacks on the road. Amaya Ransom added 14 points, and Dara Pearson had a career-high 19 rebounds to go with her six points […]

November Report: Women’s Basketball – What the first month of play has held for...

The Charlotte 49er women’s basketball team sports a 2-5 record through their first month of play. It’s been a very up-and-down first part of the season, but with coach Cara Consuegra at the helm, they can definitely right the ship and get back to their winning ways. Season Recap 11/10– Charlotte opened the season with a […]

Not your average freshman – How Octavia Wilson has grown into the player she...

Octavia Wilson began playing basketball in the fourth grade, since then she’s developed into a strong scorer and just as a freshman, has emerged as a leader for the Charlotte 49ers. “I’ve always liked basketball, it was always something that I wanted to do. I just found it fun. I wouldn’t do anything else, I […]

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