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The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (5-5, 4-2 C-USA) had a chance to become bowl eligible on Saturday for the third year in a row, but instead let it slip through their fingers as they fell 38-28 to the Florida International Panthers (4-7, 3-4 C-USA). After holding a 21-3 lead in the second quarter after three …

The Blue Raiders came up short Friday night in their opener against the Arizona State Sun Devils, dropping the contest 81-67. Middle Tennessee (0-1) started two new players in freshman forward Rebecca Reuter and junior guard Brea Edwards. Overall, MTSU had three players in the lineup making their first career start, as returning sophomore guard Ty …

It wasn’t pretty, but Middle Tennessee utilized a strong second half, outscoring the Ohio Valley University Fighting Scots (0-1) 39-25 after halftime to seal a 77-60 victory. Ohio Valley University, a Div. II school in the Great Midwest Athletic Conference, never led throughout the contest, but still managed to challenge Middle Tennessee (1-0) in the …

The Tennessee Volunteers (4-5, 1-4 SEC) are set to take on the Kentucky Wildcats (5-5, 2-5 SEC) this Saturday at 3:00 p.m. CT on the SEC Network. This will mark the 110th all-time meeting between the two teams, with Tennessee leading the series 76-24-9. The Vols have had two weeks to prepare for this matchup …

The Middle Tennessee men’s basketball team face a similar challenge when they open up their season: Fill the voids created by key players departing. MTSU, led by head coach Kermit Davis, faces this trial more so this season. The Blue Raiders current roster has nine newcomers out of the 15, composed of five freshmen and …

(PHOTO: BEN ROBSON/NinerTimes) The Blue Raiders’ hopes for a spot in the C-USA Tournament took a major hit Thursday night, after Middle Tennessee suffered a 3-1 setback against the Charlotte 49ers. With the loss, Charlotte (16-16, 5-10 C-USA) leaped over the Blue Raiders for the eighth and final spot in the C-USA standings, with both …