DENTON, Texas – Middle Tennessee started fast, but made critical mistakes in the final minutes Saturday in a 57-56 defeat at North Texas. It was MTSU’s third-straight loss and fifth out of its last six games. The Blue Raiders (13-13, 6-7 C-USA) were strong in the first half, stretching their lead numerous times. MTSU led …

HOUSTON, TX. – Middle Tennessee (13-12, 6-6 CUSA) put forth a valiant effort, but ultimately fell in double overtime 71-68 at Rice (8-15, 5-6 CUSA). The Blue Raiders struggled offensively in the first half, trailing 9-0 before tallying their first point on a free throw by Marcus Tarrance. Middle Tennessee would trail by as many …

STARKVILLE, Miss. – The Middle Tennessee softball team (3-2) got off to a sluggish start, dropping their first two contests before capturing three straight to end the weekend at the Bulldog Kickoff Classic in Mississippi. The Blue Raiders started the weekend facing host Mississippi State (5-0). The Bulldogs proved to be the Blue Raiders’ toughest …

RUSTON, La. – After a tough loss to Southern Miss Thursday, Middle Tennessee (15-6, 9-2 CUSA) bounced back Saturday with another conference road win, 68-44 over Louisiana Tech (11-11, 6-5 CUSA). The Blue Raiders leaned on their strong defensive play in the first half to gain a big lead and put away the Lady Techsters early. …

HATTIESBURG, Miss. – Middle Tennessee (14-6, 8-2 C-USA) struggled down the stretch and fell, 70-65, in overtime to Southern Miss (14-7, 7-3 C-USA). Thursday’s contest was back and forth for 40 minutes with neither team willing to give in. The first half was a see-saw exchange with both teams trading the lead multiple times before …

The Middle Tennessee men’s tennis team is on a mission to get past last year’s disappointing 10-14 season. Apart from the overall record of the team, Jimmy Borendame and the Blue Raiders are striving to set the bar higher for the future of MTSU tennis this season. As a team, their mission is to win …