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The sixth week of the NFL season has now passed and fantasy business went as usual for many players. Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning threw for three touchdowns and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady tossed for four touchdowns. On the other hand, Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray destroyed the top-ranked rushing defense of …

The Middle Tennessee softball team was defeated handily by national runner up Alabama, losing the first game 12-0 and the second contest 9-0 in a doubleheader. Junior Kelci Cheney started the first game, allowing four earned runs on five hits in two innings. Senior Caitlin McClure pitched 2.2 innings and gave up seven runs against …

The Middle Tennessee soccer team improved to 6-6-2 overall and 3-2-1 in conference play after two victories over the weekend, earning wins in a matchup Friday against Florida-Atlantic (6-6-3), and Florida-International (6-6-1) on Sunday afternoon. MT faced FAU in a rain-soaked match, picking up a tough 1-0 victory over the Owls. It proved to be …

The Blue Raider women’s volleyball team (6-14, 2-4 C-USA) had two contests over the weekend, taking on Rice University (15-5, 5-1 C-USA) Friday and the UTEP Miners (4-14, 2-5 C-USA) Sunday afternoon, both in losing efforts for Middle Tennessee. MT was taken down quickly in a three-set sweep against Rice at Alumni Memorial Gym Friday, …

In a highly touted matchup between two Conference-USA powerhouses, Rakeem Cato and the Marshall Thundering Herd proved too much for the Blue Raiders (4-3, 3-1 C-USA) Saturday afternoon. It was a game that pitched the top two teams in the Conference-USA East division, and the Herd (6-0, 2-0 C-USA) gained breathing room at the top …

The Middle Tennessee softball team lost by a final score of 2-1 against Trevecca Nazarene University Wednesday evening in Murfreesboro. Sophomore Megan Chocallo got the start for MT, pitching four innings while allowing an earned run on three hits. Junior Kelci Cheney and senior Caitlin McClure entered the game to pitch the final three innings, …