Middle Tennessee (18-8, C-USA 12-3) began their weekend road trip at Western Kentucky (21-5, C-USA 12-3) Thursday night. The Blue Raiders had been winners of nine-straight, but the Hilltoppers derailed their streak in a double-digit victory, 62-51. The Blue Raiders began the game a bit sluggish, struggling to convert from behind the arc, which limited …

The Lady Raiders traveled to Montgomery, Alabama to battle in the Black & Gold Tournament. They had a successful weekend road trip against Nicholls State, UMBC, and Alabama State. The Blue Raiders left the tournament with a 4-game win streak to close out the weekend. Nicholls State (2.19.16) The Blue Raiders fell behind early in …

Photo by Sarah Grace Taylor | Sidelines Archive Middle Tennessee (17-7, C-USA 9-3) took a road trip to visit Louisiana Tech (18-6, C-USA 7-4) Thursday night. The Blue Raiders had won three straight coming into tonight’s game but the streak was brought to a halt after suffering a 73-63 loss to the Bulldogs. The Bulldogs outwitted …

Photo Courtesy of NFL The Super Bowl’s 50th Anniversary was a defensive showdown between the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers. The Broncos came into the game with the number one ranked defense and had a tall task to contain the MVP Cam Newton and the high-scoring Panthers. The Broncos created pressure from all sides, making …

Photo by Austin Lewis | Sidelines Archive Middle Tennessee (13-7, C-USA 7-2) welcomed Western Kentucky (17-3, C-USA 8-1) to Murphy Center Saturday evening. The Lady Hilltoppers came into the game on a 14-game win streak, with their last loss coming to Ole Miss on Dec. 2. In a back and forth affair, the Blue Raiders were …

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Photo by Darian Lindsay // Staff Photographer Middle Tennessee (14-6, C-USA 6-2) traveled to Huntington, West Virginia, to take on Marshall (11-10, C-USA 7-1) Thursday night. The Blue Raiders came into the game on a hot streak, winning their last six games. The Thundering Herd were charging as well, winning six of their last seven. …