Catching up with Wan Tut…

As we recently reported, Wan Tut took an official visit to Charlotte a few weekends back. We’ve been able to catch up with Tut, as he was kind enough to answer a few questions for us about his recent visit and recruitment. SOC: What did you think of the official visit to Charlotte? WT: I

Catching up with Clyde Trapp Jr.

State of Charlotte was able to catch up with 2017 G/F Clyde Trapp Jr., a priority recruit for Mark Price and staff. Trapp exploded on the scene over the summer, check out his highlights here from the guys at @TheHoopsColumn.  He’s recently netted a few offers, including one from Charlotte. Fortunately, Trapp was able to take some

DeVarte Watson commits to Charlotte

SoC has learned that Mark Price and the Charlotte 49ers have secured their first verbal commitment for the 2017 class. JUCO Forward, DeVarte Watson (6’8 210lbs), committed to the program this evening.  He is currently at Cape Fear Community College, the same JUCO that produced current Niner Anthony Vanhook.  During the 2015-16 campaign, he posted some solid numbers,

Caleb Hollander to visit Charlotte in August

Today we’ve learned that 6’8 2017 SF recruit Caleb Hollander will be visiting Charlotte in late August. Mark Price has been on hand to watch several of Caleb’s recent games. An exact date is not yet known, as logistics are still being worked ironed out, but this is the first known visit for any 2017 recruit

Charlotte’s Conference USA Set

Conference USA released the Men’s Basketball Schedule for the season today, but instead of logically issuing a single press release the conference left it up to programs to release their schedules individually. Charlotte was not one of the schools that opted to do so, but luckily Old Dominion, Charlotte’s travel partner, released theirs. Once again,

July 2016 recruiting primer

With 2 evaluation periods remaining in July (13th-17th & 20th-24th), we thought it would be a good idea to break down where the current offers for the 2017 class stand.  As of now Mark Price and company have 3 open scholarships for next years class. One would think that the staff is looking for at least one Wing

SEC Showdown in Sunshine State Awaits Niners

Following yesterdays news of a game against Maryland was released, rumors of a neutral court game versus an SEC opponent began circulating on Today those rumors were confirmed by Kevin Brockway of the Gainesville Sun. The Charlotte 49ers and  Florida Gators will face each other as part of the Orange Bowl Classic in Sunrise, Florida