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Middle Tennessee’s men’s and women’s basketball teams will both do battle with Rice Thursday. The men will face the Owls in Houston, while the women will host them at Murphy Center. Here’s a preview for both games: Men’s Game: The Blue Raiders (13-11, 6-5 C-USA) are coming off a 73-62 home loss this past Saturday to …

RUSTON, La. – After a tough loss to Southern Miss Thursday, Middle Tennessee (15-6, 9-2 CUSA) bounced back Saturday with another conference road win, 68-44 over Louisiana Tech (11-11, 6-5 CUSA). The Blue Raiders leaned on their strong defensive play in the first half to gain a big lead and put away the Lady Techsters early. …

HATTIESBURG, Miss. – Middle Tennessee (14-6, 8-2 C-USA) struggled down the stretch and fell, 70-65, in overtime to Southern Miss (14-7, 7-3 C-USA). Thursday’s contest was back and forth for 40 minutes with neither team willing to give in. The first half was a see-saw exchange with both teams trading the lead multiple times before …

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The Middle Tennessee men’s and women’s basketball teams will face Southern Miss this Thursday. Here’s a preview of both games: Men’s Game The Blue Raiders (12-10, 5-4 C-USA) are reeling after two straight losses to Texas-San Antonio and Texas-El Paso this past week. Southern Miss (6-14, 1-8 C-USA) has lost 11 of …

MURFREESBORO – Middle Tennessee (14-5, 8-1 C-USA) used a strong second-half performance by Cheyenne Parker to score a dominant 74-53 victory over UTEP (8-10, 3-6 C-USA). In the win, Parker became the first women’s basketball player at MTSU to ever record a triple-double. Parker, who sat out the last ten minutes of the first half …

By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee (13-5, 7-1 C-USA) used a dominating run down the stretch to rout the University of Texas-San Antonio by a final score of 73-53. It was a tight ball game in the beginning, as the Blue Raiders and the Roadrunners (9-11, 4-4 C-USA) were tied at …