Charlotte 49ers guard Austin Ajukwa, right, drives to the basket against Western Kentucky forward Justin Johnson during Saturday’s Conference USA game at Halton Arena. The 49ers hit just 34.5 percent of their shots in Saturday’s 73-63 loss.
Charlotte 49ers guard Austin Ajukwa, right, drives to the basket against Western Kentucky forward Justin Johnson during Saturday’s Conference USA game at Halton Arena. The 49ers hit just 34.5 percent of their shots in Saturday’s 73-63 loss. Benjamin Robson
Charlotte 49ers guard Austin Ajukwa, right, drives to the basket against Western Kentucky forward Justin Johnson during Saturday’s Conference USA game at Halton Arena. The 49ers hit just 34.5 percent of their shots in Saturday’s 73-63 loss. Benjamin Robson

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