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According to ESPN’s Brett McMurphy, Middle Tennessee (6-5, 5-2 C-USA) will be heading to the Bahamas Bowl this postseason. The bowl, sponsored by Popeyes, is December 24th in Nassau. “Middle Tennessee will play in Bahamas Bowl, sources told @ESPN,” said McMurphy this morning. “Middle Tennessee will play a team from the MAC, still TBA, on …

Photo by Austin Lewis, MTSU Sidelines It was one of those games for Middle Tennessee (6-5, 5-2 C-USA), with multiple players hitting new highs and a team effort sealing bowl eligibility with a 41-7 win over North Texas (1-10, 1-5 C-USA). The key for the Blue Raiders was starting early and moving methodically down the …

This week marks the last home game for Middle Tennessee (5-5, 4-2 C-USA) as they prepare to take on the North Texas Mean Green (1-9, 1-5 C-USA) Saturday for Senior Day. The Blue Raiders are on a two-game win streak, sitting just one win from bowl eligibility. Middle Tennessee finished 6-6 last season, but went …

Jonathan Clark // Contributing Writer It was a rainy and murky day as Middle Tennessee (5-5, 4-2 C-USA) traveled to Boca Raton, Florida, to take on the Florida Atlantic Owls (2-8, 2-5 C-USA ) in a pivotal Conference USA showdown. Middle Tennessee pinned its first road win of the season with a 24-17 thriller behind a …

Photos by: MTSU Sidelines // Austin Lewis It was a wild afternoon at Floyd Stadium Saturday and another one of those classic games with Marshall (8-2, 5-1 C-USA). Middle Tennessee (4-5, 3-2 C-USA) earned a signature win in the Salute to Veterans and Armed Forces game against the Thundering Herd. The Blue Raiders notched a 27-24 …

Jim Brown, Michael Jordan and Bo Jackson are just a few of the greatest athletes of all time. What’s the one thing they have in common? They were all two-sport athletes. It’s rare to find an athlete who competes in multiple sports past the high school level. At MTSU there’s one athlete in particular who …