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Quick Facts
Location: Charlotte, NC
Founded: 1946
Enrollment: 26,232
Nickname: 49ers
Colors: Green and White
Chancellor: Philip L. Dubois
Athletics Director: Judy Rose
Senior Woman Administrator: Kim Whitestone
Media Relations Director: Tom Whitestone
Ticket Office Phone: (704) 687-4949
Alumni Director: Jenny Jones
UNC Charlotte Links
Twitter: @Charlotte49ers
Facebook: Charlotte49ers
Alumni Website:
Convention Bureau:
Athletic Facilities
Football Stadium: Jerry Richardson Stadium (15,000)
Basketball/Volleyball Arena: Halton Arena (9,105)
Baseball: Tom & Lib Phillips Field at Robert & Mariam Hayes Stadium (1,100)
Golf: Golf Short-Game Facility
Softball: D.L. Phillips Complex
Soccer/Track and Field: TransAmerica Field
Tennis: Halton-Wagner Tennis Complex
Track: Irwin Belk Track & Field Center
Sponsored Sports (17)
Men (9)
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Indoor & Outdoor Track & Field

Women (8)
Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Indoor & Outdoor Track & Field, Volleyball

Notable Alumni
  • Clay Aiken - Singer, Broadway star, American Idol runner-up
  • Eddie Basden - Former NBA Player & 2005 C-USA Player of the Year
  • Calvin Brock - Heavyweight boxer
  • Jon Busch - San Jose Earthquakes goalkeeper
  • Roger Canaff - Nationally recognized Legal Expert, Anti-violence Advocate, and Child-protection Specialist
  • Heather Childers - Fox News weekend anchor
  • Chris Henry - Kansas City Royals and Montreal Expos Pitcher
  • Matt Hardy - Pro wrestler
  • Bryan Harvey - California Angels and Florida Marlins pitcher
  • David Houser - Former Duke Energy CFO, Fairpoint Communications Chairman and CEO
  • DeMarco Johnson - Professional basketball player
  • John Maine - New York Mets and Miami Marlins pitcher
  • Cedric Maxwell - NBA great with the Boston Celtics and commentator
  • Dave Moody - Dove Award winning artist/producer/songwriter and indie filmmaker
  • The Moody Brothers - Grammy nominated artists/musicians
  • Benny Moss - Former UNC Wilmington head basketball coach
  • Rober A. Niblock - Lowe's Chairman, President, and CEO
  • Joe Posnanski - New York Times Best Selling Author, Senior Writer at Sports Illustrated, Writer & NCB Sports
  • Anne Tompkins - U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina
  • Melvin Watkins - Former head basketball coach at Charlotte and Texas A&M
  • Rodney White - Professional basketball player

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