The Charlotte 49ers announced their 2019 football schedule on Thursday and the Niners will take on the defending National Champions Clemson in Death Valley on September 21st. They will also make the trip to Boone to take on App State on September 7th.
Trejon Jacob hit three 3-pointers and scored 19 points and Osasumwen Osaghae finished with 13 points, seven rebounds, seven blocked shots and three steals to guide Florida International to a 69-66 victory over Charlotte
A visibly emotional Thomas Davis released a video on his Twitter account Wednesday evening, announcing that he had been informed by the Carolina Panthers that they would be going in a “different direction.”
It was a disappointing year for the Carolina Panthers and the Charlotte Hornets are currently 2 games under .500, but Charlotte has at team that is the best in their league and that team is the Charlotte Checkers.
The 2019 NCHSAA Western Regional Basketball Finals will he held in Hickory in March. The games will be played at Shuford Memorial Gym on the campus of Lenoir-Rhyne and Catawba Valley Community College’s Tarlton Complex.
As you watch the National Championship game tonight between Clemson and Alabama, you may hear a few names that you have heard before on Football Friday Night as some local guys will play a big role in who wins the title.
Appalachian State head football coach Eliah Drinkwitz announced Sunday the hiring of title-winning offensive assistant Junior Adams, who spent the last two seasons as the offensive coordinator and receivers coach at Western Kentucky.
Jon Davis and Milos Supica combined for 60 points but the Charlotte 49ers (3-10, C-USA: 0-2) in a valiant effort were nipped by the defending Conference USA Champs Marshall Thundering Herd (9-6, C-USA: 2-0), 85-84.
On Friday, the Associated Press announce the North Carolina AP Players of the Year and the All State team and it is full of our local players. The AP Offensive Player of the Year is Sun Valley quarterback Sam Howell. The AP Defensive Player of the Year is Vance linebacker Power Echols.
Shaun Willett scored a career-high 28 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, as the 17th-ranked Queens University of Charlotte men’s basketball team defeated Virginia Union University, 102-85 on Thursday night at the Levine Center.
Kemba Walker scored 29 points on seven 3-pointers, Tony Parker had 17 of his 19 points in the fourth quarter and the Charlotte Hornets avenged a double overtime loss to the Brooklyn Nets earlier this week with a 100-87 victory on Friday night
Clemson defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence will not play against No. 3 Notre Dame in the Cotton Bowl after the NCAA confirmed a suspension for a failed test for performance-enhancing drugs, possibly ending the highly touted junior's college career
Heinicke has been with the team since training camp, went on to win the backup position and for the second half of the season has been getting plenty of reps with the starters during practice while Cam Newton has been dealing with his shoulder injury.
With the high school football season in the books and all the state champs crowned, WBTV Sports and Football Friday Night announced their final FFN Top 10 and the team of the year on Tuesday night and that squad is Charlotte Christian.
The Shelby Golden Lions jumped out to a 14-0 lead after one quarter and did not look back on their way to doubling up North Davidson 42-21 and winning the school’s tenth NCHSAA State Championship in football.