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Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders (6-6, 4-4) became bowl eligible Saturday by defeating the Old Dominion Monarchs (5-7, 3-5) by a score of 41-10 on senior day at Floyd Stadium. “(We’ve) been battling adversity throughout the season,” said senior running back Shane Tucker. “It feels good to …

Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines Brent Stockstill, Richie James, Brad Anderson, Terelle West, Chandler Brewer, Robert Behanen and Lucas Hamilton. These names are synonymous with Blue Raider faithfuls as the biggest weapon on one of the most talented offenses in Conference USA. Like so many others however, these players haven’t been able …

Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines Brent Stockstill joined Tavares Thomas as the second Blue Raider to earn Pro Football Focus-College honors this week, as he was named to the PFF-College Conference USA offensive team of the week on Wednesday afternoon. PFF Week 11 – C-USA Team of the Week – Offense pic.twitter.com/ZXsI9bN7K0 — …

Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (5-6, 3-4) traveled to Bowling Green, Kentucky, to take on the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (6-5, 4-3) in the “100 Miles of Hate” rivalry. Both teams came into the contest with identical records and a lot on the line, but the Blue Raiders …

Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines Middle Tennessee running back Tavares Thomas was named to the Pro Football Focus-College national offensive team of the week for his play against Charlotte in week 11. PFF Week 11 – National Team of the Week – Offense pic.twitter.com/iFw9Zz7gRL — PFF College Football (@PFF_College) November 14, 2017 …

Photo by Sarah Grace Taylor / Sidelines Archives Since the first meeting in 1914, the “100 Miles of Hate” rivalry has proven to be one of the best in all of college football. In fact, Underdog Dynasty ranked it as the top rivalry in Conference USA this past June. Middle Tennessee and Western Kentucky have …