Davis scores 23; Charlotte upsets Western Kentucky, 83-77

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Jon Davis scored 23 points and Braxton Ogbueze and Austin Ajukwa combined to add another 31 as Charlotte snapped a three-game losing streak by upsetting Western Kentucky in a Conference USA battle Thursday night. The victory keeps the 49ers in ninth place with three games remaining in the regular season, and knocks the Hilltoppers into a tie with Texas-San...
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Florida to face UNC Charlotte in OB Classic

Florida will face UNC Charlotte in the Orange Bowl Classic in Sunrise on Dec. 17, according to a source familiar to the event. UNC Charlotte finished last season 14-19 overall and 9-9 in the Atlantic 10 Conference under second-year coach Mark Price, a former NBA standout guard with the Cleveland Cavaliers. The game also will pit UNC Charlotte fifth-year senior point guard Braxton...
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June 08, 2016

Ogbueze scores 30, with 8 3s and Charlotte beats Rice 88-75

HOUSTON (AP) Braxton Ogbueze scored 30 points, a first for the junior, and drained eight 3-pointers - the point total and the treys both career highs - and Charlotte defeated Rice 88-75 on Thursday night. Four of Ogbueze's 3-pointers came in the second half as Charlotte battled Rice for the lead. Ogbueze hit two 3-pointers and a jumper on three consecutive possessions early in...
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March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Charlotte rallies to 88-78 win over UTEP

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Braxton Ogbueze scored 24 points and grabbed five rebounds as Charlotte rallied to an 88-78 win over UTEP on Saturday night. Ogbueze was 9 of 17 from the field including four from distance for the 49ers (12-17, 8-8 Conference USA). Andrien White added 22 points, Joseph Uchebo had 15 points and 10 rebounds and Curran Scott had 12 points. Charlotte trailed...
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February 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Former Gator pg off to good start in Charlotte

After just one season at Florida, former Gator point guard Braxton Ogbueze appears to have found a home back home at UNC Charlotte. In four games starting at point guard for the 49ers, Ogbueze is averaging 13 points and 1.8 assists. The Charlotte native scored a career-high 26 points against Penn State and is shooting 45.5 percent (5-11) from 3-point range. Ogbueze left UF following...
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November 24, 2014

Ogbueze's 26 lead Charlotte over Penn State

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Braxton Ogbueze scored a career high 26 points, including the opening basket of the second overtime as Charlotte held on to defeat Penn State 103-97 after squandering a 17-point lead in the second half at the Charleston Classic on Thursday night. Ogbueze had 10 points in the two overtimes, while Mike Thorne had 23 points and 16 rebounds for the 49ers (2-0)...
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November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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