Jahmir Young commits to Charlotte

Time to channel my inner Kotie Kimble, BOOM! This is a much needed get for Ron Sanchez and company given a few misses recently (Damian Dunn, TJ Bickerstaff and Chico Carter) on the recruiting trail.   Jahmir Young (DeMatha Catholic HS, MD) is a ⭐⭐...

Garvin & Bryant dismissed by Sanchez

The Charlotte 49ers Athletic Department issued a press release today that first year Head Coach Ron Sanchez has dismissed Junior Najee Garvin and Sophomore Bryant Thomas from the 49ers basketball program for not meeting team expectations.  You could se...

Tyler Bertram pops for Charlotte

Fresh of his official visit to Charlotte this weekend, 2019 Guard Tyler Bertram (give him a follow) has announced his decision to attend Charlotte and jumps (back) to 2018 and intends to redshirt this season.  Bertram recently announced his Top 7 back ...

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 ...

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