Charlotte, NC - The Charlotte 49ers (10-1) begin a four-game home stand when they play Radford (5-5) in Halton Arena, Wednesday, December 19 at 7:30 pm.
Chris Braswell leads the 49ers in scoring at 13.4 points per game. Braswell leads the team in rebounding at 6.9 boards per game. DeMario Mayfield is second on the team in scoring at 9.6 points per game. Mayfield led the 49ers with 14 points against Kennesaw State. Terrence Williams is third on the team in scoring at 8.5 points per game. Williams, who has started all 11 games this season, has recorded four double-figure scoring games this season. Willie Clayton is fourth on the team in scoring at 7.9 points per game. Clayton is second on the team in rebounding at 6.2 boards per game. He leads the Atlantic 10 in field goal percentage by shooting 63% from the field. Pierria Henry is fifth on the team in scoring at 7.5 points per game. He leads the team in assists with 408 and steals with 29. Denzel Ingram, who has started the last eight games, is tied sixth on the team in scoring at 6.6 points per game. Ingram leads the team with 12 three-point field goals made. Darion Clark is tied with Ingram for sixth on the team in scoring at 6.6 points per game. Clark is third on the team in rebounding at 5.7 boards per game. E. Victor Nickerson, who started three games this season, averages 5.3 points per game. Nickerson, a native of Atlanta, scored 11 points off the bench in the 49ers last game a road win at Kennesaw State, which is in the Atlanta area. JT Thompson has given the 49ers quality minutes off the bench this season. He averages 4.9 points per game. Ivan Benkovic has knocked down at least one three point field goal in five of the last eight games.
This game will mark the third meeting between Charlotte and Radford. Charlotte has won both of the previous two meetings. Last season, the 49ers defeated Radford, 57-49 on the road, December 6, 2011. Braswell led the 49ers 14 points and he also grabbed nine rebounds. Mayfield recorded a double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds. The 49ers are 42-8 all-time against Big South Conference teams.