CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)Montre’ Gipson’s 14 points helped Charlotte defeat Appalachian State 71-62 on Friday night.

Gipson added eight rebounds and seven assists for the 49ers (7-2). Igor Milicic Jr. scored 11 points and added seven rebounds. Jackson Threadgill was 4 of 10 shooting (2 for 4 from distance) to finish with 10 points.

The Mountaineers (5-4) were led by Christopher Mantis, who posted 25 points. CJ Huntley added 11 points and two blocks for Appalachian State. In addition, Dibaji Walker had six points.

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