Photo courtesy of MTSU Athletics Middle Tennessee (2-1-0) had their hands full Sunday afternoon as they took on No. 1 Florida State (3-0-0) in front of a packed crowd at Dean A. Hayes Stadium. Fans on hand experienced the first time in the team’s 21 year history that they have played host to a top-ranked …

Middle Tennessee (2-0-0) beat Jackson State (0-0-2) Thursday night at Vanderbilt Soccer Complex, winning 6-2. Although the score ended lopsided, it wasn’t until the 69th minute that the Blue Raiders began to put the game away. Once the team caught their second wind, goals flooded the scoreboard. The six goals in Thursday’s matchup was the most …

Photo by Meagan White/MTSU Sidelines The offseason is now over and we are days away from kicking off the 2016 college football season. The Blue Raiders look to improve their 7-6 record from last season that ended in a Bahamas Bowl loss to Western Michigan. Coming into this season, the Blue Raiders are expected to …

Photo by Austin Lewis/Sidelines Archive Middle Tennessee soccer kicked off their 2016 campaign Friday night at home against Jacksonville State, winning 1-0 in a game that was decided near the end of the second half. Coming into the matchup, MTSU knew they would have to be patient and creative with their play. After losing their …

Photo by Sarah Grace Taylor/ editor-in-chief  The 2016 NBA Draft will be held on June 23 in Brooklyn, New York. Until then, teams will host individual workouts with prospects all over the world in hopes of improving their roster. According to agent Michael Hart, the Boston Celtics will be holding a workout with Perrin Buford …

Photo courtesy of predators.nhl.com “Nashville, Tennessee, home of the Predators.” As crazy as it sounds, the town now known as Smashville is a hockey town. The Titans have taken the back seat and since the town is still without a major league baseball team, the focus is all on the Preds. Since the birth of …