By Connor Ulrey//Contributing Writer Despite a solid game by Middle Tennessee, a late comeback by the South Dakota State Jackrabbits (7-3) spelled doom for the Blue Raider women as they fell 65-61 (4-4). MT outperformed the Jackrabbits for much of Monday’s contest, but fell asleep at the wheel late in the second half, and couldn’t muster …

One student was cited with disorderly conduct after a hazardous materials team was called to campus on Tuesday, Nov. 25 to investigate a “suspicious package” reported behind the Business and Aerospace Building. Freshman Jordan Crafton, 18, of Nashville, was cited for disorderly conduct and possession of alcohol under 21 after placing a two-gallon white bucket …

Hundreds gathered on Tuesday, November 24 to hold a vigil for Ferguson, Missouri teen Michael Brown, who was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer. A St. Louis, Missouri Grand Jury returned a “no indictment” verdict against Officer Darren Wilson on Monday, November 23. Nashville residents and others held a candlelight vigil in memory …

The Business and Aerospace Building has been reopened after a bucket reading “Do not open: Ebola” was found behind the building around 8 a.m. on Tuesday. The university released a statement via campus-wide email that normal activity may resume and students are now allowed to return to class. Classes were never cancelled, and the building …

A Murfreesboro hazardous materials team quarantined the courtyard area of the Business and Aerospace Building on Tuesday morning after a two gallon bucket was found with the words “Do not touch: Ebola” written on the lid. Police were notified of the package around 8 a.m. and Murfreesboro Fire Department’s hazmat team was notified. Police blocked the …

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor performs at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. on Friday, Nov. 22, 2014. The band was playing a headlining show on their "Prepare for Hell" Tour. (MTSU Sidelines/Matt Masters)

Slipknot and Korn came to Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena to play for a crowd of all ages Friday night. Fans ranging from mid-20s to 40s, parents and college students flooded to the floor and seats of the arena prior to the show. Just after 8 p.m, the house lights dropped and green LED speakers lit the stage. Within seconds …