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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 …

Middle Tennessee’s Blue Raiders (9-7, 2-1 C-USA) put together perhaps their best win of the season with an 82-58 victory over the Owls of FAU (7-7, 0-3 C-USA). Junior Darnell Harris was key in the Blue Raiders victory, scoring a career-high 24 points on 9-12 shooting, while also adding six rebounds on the night. Harris …

Middle Tennessee (8-7, 1-1 C-USA) played solid on all fronts Thursday night in Murphy Center, capturing their first conference win on the season 65-52 over Florida International (8-7, 1-1 C-USA). The Blue Raiders were on their game from the opening tip, relinquishing the lead only once on the night, and they did not trail from …