Photo by Gregory French/MTSU Sidelines Middle Tennessee will take on Vanderbilt for the second consecutive year on Saturday. Altogether, the two teams have met 16 times with Vanderbilt dominating the series with a 13-3 record. However, recently the Blue Raiders have found success against the Commodores going 3-1 in their last four meetings. These in-state …

Photo by Meagan White // Staff Photographer The Charlotte 49ers (16-20, 6-8 C-USA) were able to fend off a Middle Tennessee (15-20, 3-11 C-USA) comeback attempt for their first victory of the weekend series, pulling out an 8-4 win Saturday night at Reese Smith Jr. Field. The 49ers jumped out to a hot start in …

Photo by Meagan White // Staff Photographer Middle Tennessee (13-14, 2-6 C-USA) was looking to carry the momentum from their Friday victory over Rice (16-10, 6-2 C-USA), but a late run from Charlie Warren pushed Rice over the hump in a 1-0 win over the Blue Raiders at Reese Smith Jr. Field. It was a …

Photo by Brent Beerends // MT Athletic Communications  Darnell Harris, Perrin Buford, and Jaqawn Raymond started their final game at the Glass House on Saturday night, as Middle Tennessee (19-9, C-USA 11-5) hosted C-USA rival Marshall (15-14, C-USA 11-5). The Middle Tennessee seniors rallied their teammates in their 83-74 victory over the Thundering Herd, after two-straight conference losses …

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 …