Photo by David Chamberlain / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders softball team (23-10) beat the Tennessee State Tigers (3-29)  7-1 in a big victory on Tuesday night in at Blue Raider Softball Field. The Blue Raiders scored seven runs on 12 hits in the game, while TSU scored only one run on six hits. …

Photo by Joi Williams / MTSU Sidelines Story by Sammi Lovvorn / Contributing Writer “It’s Miller time.” Many students and fans chant that phrase at each Middle Tennessee men’s basketball game to get redshirt sophomore walk-on Chase Miller into the game. It’s what gets the team and crowd pumped up when Miller finally checks into the game. …

Photo by Brent Beerends / MT Athletic Communications The Middle Tennessee Lady Raiders finished strong in seventh place at the Mountain View Collegiate in Tuscon, Arizona this weekend. The Raiders were up against 16 other teams including Illinois, San Jose State, Missouri, Kansas, Central Arkansas, Colorado State, Wichita State, Kansas State, New Mexico State, North …

Photo by Darius Horton / MTSU Sidelines Story by Nathan Vaughan / Sports Reporter The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders returned to the Adams Tennis Complex after a month-long away stretch to take on the rival Western Kentucky Hilltoppers. Trying to avoid losing three matches in a row for the first time all season, the Blue Raiders …

Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines Story by Darius Horton / Sports Reporter The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (22-10, 5-4) faced Charlotte in a three-game set this weekend, featuring a doubleheader on Saturday and a matinee on Sunday. By the time the final out was made in Sunday’s finale, the Blue Raiders found …

Photo by Delaney Dickey / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (13-11, 3-3) faced the Charlotte 49ers (14-9, 4-2) on Sunday in the rubber match of their three-game weekend series. After falling in game one 4-0 and winning game two 12-2, the Blue Raiders were hoping they still had some offense in the tank …