Welcome to the Charlotte 49ers/Coastal Carolina Chanticleers gameday links section, as we provide media reports about today’s game. Here’s a look at some links and notes surrounding both teams going into today’s contest.
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David Scott, Charlotte Observer
Charlotte 49ers QB Matt Johnson learning, growing on the fly
“It’s the ninth game for Johnson and the 49ers, whose season has been full of all the thrills, chills and inconsistencies expected of a start-up program.”
Charlotte 49ers face top Chanticleers offense
“(Coastal head coach Joe) Moglia’s sixth-ranked Chanticleers will be clear favorites against the start-up 49ers on Saturday…”
Niners/Chants at a glance
“If the 49ers are to pull off an upset in this one, they need to establish themselves early. Coastal Carolina is especially tough in the second half, holding an opponent to a touchdown or less five times. The Chanticleers haven’t allowed a fourth-quarter touchdown since the fourth game of the season against Hampton.”
Ryan Young, The (Myrtle-Beach) Sun News
First-year Charlotte program next obstacle in Coastal Carolina’s path
“(W)ith each mounting week and additional win, this breakthrough season for these No. 3/6-ranked Chants becomes more and more special and the stakes become greater and greater.”
Breakdown of the game
Key matchups and stats from the Chants’ point of view.
Game notes on today’s contest
Official game notes from the Niners athletic department.