Charlotte was one of three teams that Conference-USA had slated to start the season with three consecutive road games. The other two teams, Rice and Florida Atlantic, are still searching for their first win while Charlotte nearly won two of three games. The Niners’ reward for starting out on such a treacherous path is a
Charlotte Evens Conference USA Record With Win at Southern Miss Editors note: We’ve been a little quiet here since the ugly and vengeful beating at the hand of the Michigan Wolverines. We apologize, it was an effort worthy of a certain newspaper, not The State of Charlotte. The Conference USA season may only be two
The Charlotte 49ers (1-2) open their trip to the Bahamas against the Syracuse Orange (3-0). The Niners are coming off their first win of the Mark Price Era courtesy of a 77-68 victory over the Furman Paladins. The competition takes a substantial turn towards the difficult, as the Battle 4 Atlantis features a slate full
It’s been 17 years since the Charlotte 49ers have had a goose-egg in the win column and staring them down two games into the season. The Furman Paladins will visit Halton Arena tomorrow night for the first meeting between the schools in 21 years. Charlotte will look to avoid its first 0-3 start since 1984
Pirates Poke Holes in Niners’ Porous Defense Charlotte’s second game of the season left Niner Nation just as frustrated as the first. The Niners fell again by double-digits, this time on the road to East Carolina, 88-74.
Now that long offseason has finally ended, with a disappointing Niners loss against Elon on Friday night, and the second game is just three days later as Charlotte travels to Greenville, NC to be hosted by East Carolina on Monday night (ASN/ESPN3). The Niners and the Pirates have battled it out six times the last six seasons. Charlotte
It’s finally game day for Niner Nation! In just 12 short hours Elon and Charlotte will be starting their respective seasons against each other. The State of Charlotte took to the internet for how Niner Nation thought this game would turn out. From Ben H on NinerNation.Net: I think this one will be closer than expected. We
After eight long months of waiting it’s finally basketball season in Charlotte once again. Mark Price will make is official debut when the Charlotte 49ers host the Elon Phoenix tomorrow night at 8:30 (TV: ASN).
The Mark Price era opened up with an exhibition against the Methodist Monarchs (Division III) Monday night in Halton Arena. In honor of Methodist head coach David Smith’s resemblance to an aging Arthur Fonzarelli, we felt it fitting to break down tonight’s action to Sergio Leone’s “Spaghetti Western” classic. The Good: The offense was efficient,
We read with disappointment today news that Chancellor Dubois and the BOT have unanimously agreed to remove the Belk Tower this December due to structural deficiencies revealed in a (purported) recent inspection. The tower has long been a central point of congregation for Niner Nation, whether it was to hear Preacher Gary “deliver” his sermon