Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders took the outdoor courts at the Adams Tennis Complex on Friday to face the No.22 Tulane Green Wave of the American Athletic Conference. Though they got off to a good start, the Blue Raiders simply couldn’t maintain the momentum and fell by a …

Photo by Joi Williams / MTSU Sidelines When the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (23-5, 10-1) take on the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (22-7, 14-2) on Thursday, there won’t just be a game on the line. Fans will a special stake in the game: a chance to win a Harley Davidson donated by Blue Raider alumnus Tim …

Photo by David Chamberlain / MTSU Sidelines This article was written for an On-Site Sports Writing Competition at the Southeastern Journalism Conference at Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas, where it won 2nd place. As March approaches and the weather begins to warm up, track and field teams all throughout college athletics are going through final preparations …

Photo by David Chamberlain / MTSU Sidelines With the start of the new semester in the rearview mirror, many of the Blue Raider athletics teams are in the stretch runs of the season. This weekend provides some of the most intriguing match-ups of the year with the men’s basketball returning home to take on Rice …

Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines MTSU announced on Monday night that their offices would be closed due to inclement weather that would occur early Tuesday morning. When the sun rose, students were met with a more beautiful look on campus as snow covered everything in sight. From the Student Union to Peck …

Photo by Joi Williams / MTSU Sidelines With conference play beginning and the meat of their schedule behind them, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (9-4, 1-0) find themselves in prime position to get back to the NCAA Tournament. One thing become astonishingly clear in non-conference play: while this team has the depth that last year’s …