Jerry Richardson Stadium name to remain unchanged

Copyright: Charlotte49ers.com  I write this as a disappointed alumnus of UNC Charlotte. On Tuesday August 14th the UNC Charlotte Board of Trustees held a “special” conference call (source) and today it was announced (see tweet below) that t...

Sanchez fills final assistant vacancy

Sanchez tabs Aaron Fearne as final assistant Your first reaction is probably “new coach, who dis”… I had those same reaction. Aaron Fearne hails from down under(for the last 20 years or so anyways), and just this Spring wrapped up his...

Luka Vasic sustains an ACL injury

As some of you may know by now, Charlotte 49ers Sophomore Guard Luka Vasic has sustained an ACL injury (confirmed by David Scott) and we can assume that should sideline him for the season. Last season Luka appeared in 24 of 29 contests, averaging 16.7 ...

What’s up with the final assistant spot at Charlotte?

¯\_(ツ)_/¯   Seemingly, nothing. No one knows that I’ve talked with—it’s a very strange situation. Newly minted Charlotte 49ers Head Coach Ron Sanchez was announced on March 19th and nearly 4 months later he’s still looking to fin...

Q&A with Brandon Younger

Welcome to Niner Nation, Brandon! Brandon Younger committed to Charlotte and Coach Sanchez back on Sunday April 8th. I was able to connect with Brandon to get his thoughts on a couple things about his commitment to Charlotte. A49 – What led you to choo...

Byron Dinkins to be named assistant

Welcome back home, Dink Former Charlotte 49ers great Byron Dinkins will be named as an assistant coach under Ron Sanchez’s, whose number you can see hanging in Halton Arena, played in 45 career NBA games before a finishing his professional career...

Ron Sanchez lands Brandon Younger

Brandon Younger pops for Charlotte On Sunday, April 8th at 12:15pm Brandon Younger became Ron Sanchez’s first commitment for the newly minted Charlotte 49ers Head Coach. Younger, who came in for an official visit over the weekend, is a 6’7 ...

Welcome to Charlotte, Coach Sanchez

Time to set the #GoldStandard Today Mike Hill announced that Virginia Cavaliers Associate Head Coach Ron Sanchez will become the Charlotte 49ers 11th Men’s Basketball coach. I won’t bore you with his back story, you’ve read it by now....

Key takeaways from February 15th Board of Trustees meeting

Happy Mike Hill day!!!! Back on February 15th, UNC Charlotte’s Board of Trustees met and had several sessions. I’ve (finally) obtained the agendas (linked below) and all documents from the open sessions. All-in-all, there were 6 sessions: E...

Interim Head Coach Houston Fancher, staff not to be retained

As you just heard in Mike Hill’s introductory press conference, interim Head Coach Houston Fancher and staff will not be retained. After Judy Rose fired Mark Price in December, the Niners would go on to win just 3 of the next 20 games and ultimat...

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