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Middle Tennessee (12-8, 5-2) used a strong second half comeback to earn another conference win, 72-69, over a stout Charlotte team (8-11, 2-5). The Blue Raiders started slowly, getting down early in the first half and stumbling into the break down 37-27. In the first half, Middle Tennessee shot nearly 50 percent from the field, …

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee (11-8, 4-2 C-USA) earned another big win Thursday night with a 68-58 overtime victory over Old Dominion (15-3, 4-2 C-USA). The Murphy Center was packed with 4,887 fans, giving the Blue Raiders a solid home court advantage. Coach Kermit Davis opened his postgame press conference with a remark about the …

The start of the 2014-2015 season for the Blue Raider men’s basketball team was a bit sluggish out of the gate, but has slowly changed course over the duration of the season. Middle Tennessee started out its regular season with a strong showing at home, defeating Ohio Valley 77-60. Just four days later, however, in …

Middle Tennessee (10-8, 3-2 C-USA) couldn’t keep up in the second half and fell behind, eventually losing 75-68 to Louisiana Tech (14-4, 5-0 C-USA). The Blue Raiders were solid in the first half as they battled back and forth with Louisiana Tech, with neither team leading by more than four in the first frame. Middle …

Middle Tennessee’s Blue Raider men (10-7, 3-1) earned a hard-fought road win Thursday night in a tight contest, 62-61, over the Golden Eagles of Southern Mississippi (5-10, 0-4). Thursday’s game in Hattiesburg, Mississippi was tight for both halves, as the Blue Raiders and the Golden Eagles battled back and forth down the stretch. Middle Tennessee prevailed …