BOONE, N.C. -- Malik Benlevi had 20 points as Georgia State edged past Appalachian State 80-75 on Thursday night.
Georgia State plays Coastal Carolina on the road on Saturday. Appalachian State matches up against Georgia Southern at home on Saturday.
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