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By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer EL PASO, Texas – A strong second half performance wasn’t enough to secure a come-from-behind win as Middle Tennessee (12-10, 5-4 C-USA) suffered an 83-70 defeat to UTEP at Don Haskins Arena. The Blue Raiders struggled on both sides of the ball and trailed 45-33 with 1:13 left in the …

SAN ANTONIO – After an anemic second half, Middle Tennessee (12-9, 5-3 C-USA) fell short on the road, losing 69-58 to UTSA (10-9, 4-4 C-USA). The Blue Raiders struggled offensively in the first half, getting down by as many as nine with 6:22 left in the first. However, the last four minutes of the first …

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee’s men’s and women’s basketball teams will both face the University of Texas-San Antonio Thursday. The men will play at San Antonio, while the women will play the Roadrunners at home in the Murphy Center. Here’s a preview of both games: Men’s Game The Blue Raiders (12-8, 5-2 C-USA) are coming …

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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 …