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Photo by David Chamberlain / MTSU Sidelines Story by Trevor Aldridge and David Janes / Contributing Writers The Middle Tennessee State Lady Raiders basketball team had a busy week over Thanksgiving. They began their stretch of games on Monday against Belmont where they struggled to shoot the ball. However, MTSU bounced back and won out …

Photo courtesy of MT Athletics Story by David Janes and Kennedy Powell / Contributing Writers Lady Raiders cause foul trouble for Commodores on Friday  The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders took advantage of the Vanderbilt Commodores, who were in foul trouble, and won 65-58 in their first regular season home game Friday. This is the second …

Photo courtesy of MT Athletics Story by David Jones / Contributing Writer “I have 15 players, but I don’t have 15 players ready to play,” Blue Raider Head Coach Rick Insell after his team lost to the Trevecca Trojans, a Division II school. A huge 30-6 run at the beginning of the fourth period put …

Photo by David Janes / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders defeated the Lindsey Wilson Blue Raiders 79-41 in a home exhibition game on Sunday. MTSU started off the game pretty slow but went on a 14-2 run to spark the offense in the first quarter. They ended the first half with a …

Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines  Story by Darius Horton / Sports Reporter The Middle Tennessee Lady Raiders (18-13) played hard on the road against the Ball State Lady Cardinals (25-6) on Thursday night, but ended up losing the game 69-60 in the first round of the Women’s NIT. The Lady Raiders were coming …

Photo by Andrew Brown / MTSU Sidelines Story by Darius Horton / Sports Reporter The fourth-seeded Middle Tennessee Lady Raiders (18-12, 10-6) opened up conference tournament play against the fifth-seeded Rice Lady Owls. Though they were the beneficiaries of a career game from Alex Johnson, Middle fell just short by a final score of 61-53. …