By Devin Ross//Staff Writer  MTSU Engineering Technology students and alumni headed to the NASA space and rocket center in Huntsville, Alabama this weekend to compete in the Human Exploration Rover Challenge. The EVP (experimental vehicle program) team placed first in the nation and third internationally in the two day event. “It doesn’t get any better than …

By Steven Johnson//Contributing Writer MURFREESBORO – With JUCO forwards Justin Coleman and Karl Gamble already signed, MTSU head coach Kermit Davis focused his attention on improving his backcourt. Davis inked two guards last week in Jalen Perry and JUCO floor general Qua Copeland. A 6-foot-2 combo guard, Perry will be called in to help bolster an offensive …

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By Steven Johnson/Contributing Writer HATTIESBURG, Miss. – While the Blue Raiders’ bats struggled to generate offense in game one of their doubleheader against Southern Miss Sunday, they certainly came to life in game two. The win in game two gave MTSU (16-24, 3-17 C-USA) a 5-2 victory over its conference foe, and most importantly, it …

By Chance Willie // Contributing Writer A band of music fans rose with the sun yesterday morning, having camped outside of Third Man Records in Nashville to snag a limited edition Elvis Presley recording and other vinyl releases on Record Store Day. “We’ve been here since 11 p.m. last night,” said Josaiah Burns as he sat settled in …

By Steven Johnson//Contributing Writer Shane Tucker kept churning and churning his legs before he barreled into the end zone to finally give the White Team its first lead in the fourth quarter. Tucker’s touchdown served as the game-winning score as the White team took the annual Blue-White game Saturday, 31-28. Though the offense got the victory, it was …