By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer MURFREESBORO – Middle Tennessee (11-6, 3-0 C-USA) swept its doubleheader with Alabama-Birmingham (10-7, 0-3 C-USA) Sunday, completing the series sweep in its opening series in Conference USA action. The Blue Raiders won the first game 3-0 and narrowly held on for a 3-2 win in the second game. Both games …

By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Wrtier MURFREESBORO – Middle Tennessee (9-6, 1-0 C-USA) put on a clinic on offense and powered its way to an 8-0 win over Alabama-Birmingham Saturday in its Conference USA opener. Junior center fielder Ronnie Jebavy led the way on offense, going 3-for-3 a career-high, with two RBI and two walks. The …

By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Cold shooting down the stretch doomed Middle Tennessee (21-9) in a 65-53 loss to Southern Mississippi (22-9) at Legacy Arena Friday, ousting them in the Conference-USA semifinals. MTSU was looking to make it to its second-straight C-USA title game. The loss now puts its NCAA Tournament hopes …

By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Middle Tennessee (21-8) used a dominating second half to hammer Louisiana Tech 77-58 at Bartow Arena, advancing to the semifinal round of the Conference USA tournament. It was a tight game the whole first half, as neither team led by double digits. MTSU jumped out to a …

By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer MEMPHIS – Middle Tennessee’s offense has fallen on hard times as of late, and it got no better Wednesday, as they were shutout 11-0 by in-state rival Memphis at FedEx Park. Senior Shortstop Dustin Delgado, sophomore right fielder Brad Jarreau and junior center fielder Ronnie Jebavy were the only Blue …

By Austin Nelson//Contributing Writer MEMPHIS – Middle Tennessee (8-5) could not get its bats going Tuesday night, losing 3-1 to Memphis at FedEx Park, recording a season-low five hits. A throwing error by starter Heath Slatton in the third inning led to all three runs for Memphis. MTSU was limited to just one run for …