Old Dominion (15-5, 5-2 Conference USA) made 29 of 33 free throws, including 23 of 27 in the second half when the Monarchs rallied from a 34-24 deficit with 52 points in the final 20 minutes, Stith scoring 17 points and Caver 16.
There were 63 free throws taken by both teams with Charlotte making 21 of 30.
Jon Davis scored 30 points for Charlotte (5-13, 2-5), moving past Jarvis Lang (1990-95), to fifth place on the 49ers' all-time scoring list with 1,868.
The Monarchs trailed 39-30 with 16 minutes remaining when Caver scored 11 points in a 26-5 run to lead 56-44. The lead remained in double figures until just over a minute remained but the 49ers didn't get closer than the final six-point margin. Stith scored the Monarchs' final five points at the line.
Jayhawks' De Sousa wins appeal, eligible to play
Forward Silvio De Sousa, who was a key reserve in Kansas' run to the Final Four in the 2017-18 season, won his appeal against the NCAA and has had his eligibility reinstated for the 2019-20 season.
Anderson promises hard work in opening press conference
New St. John's head coach Mike Anderson details how he'll run the program.
Josh Green: Born to Ball - Episode 5
Australian guard Josh Green's journey will take him from the suburbs of Sydney to the University of Arizona. Check out his year with the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida.