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The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (5-5, 4-2 C-USA) had a chance to become bowl eligible on Saturday for the third year in a row, but instead let it slip through their fingers as they fell 38-28 to the Florida International Panthers (4-7, 3-4 C-USA). After holding a 21-3 lead in the second quarter after three …

After two byes in three weeks, Middle Tennessee (5-4, 4-1 C-USA) is back at it this upcoming Saturday, facing Florida International (3-7, 2-4 C-USA). This will be the first of three back-to-back Conference-USA games for MTSU. The Blue Raiders are coming off of a 27-7 drubbing at the hands of BYU. The Cougars held MTSU …

Middle Tennessee looked to lock up bowl eligibility Saturday night, hosting Brigham-Young University (5-4) in a non-conference matchup. The Blue Raiders could not get much going offensively against BYU, posting its lowest amount of total offensive yardage of the season as the Cougars snapped Middle Tennessee’s seven-game home winning streak. MTSU (5-4, 4-1 C-USA) managed …

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On Saturday afternoon, the Blue Raiders (5-3, 4-1 C-USA) will host another historic program at Floyd Stadium. MT has welcomed the likes of Mississippi State, Maryland, Virginia, Georgia Tech and Minnesota, and will add another historic program to that list. Brigham Young University (4-4) will travel from Provo, Utah to take on Middle Tennessee, marking the …

After having a bye this past weekend, the Blue Raiders (5-3) will return to the gridiron this Saturday to host the Brigham-Young University Cougars (4-4) at Floyd Stadium, following BYU’s 55-30 loss to Boise State this past Friday. “They’re a good football team,” Head Coach Rick Stockstill said. “Their record doesn’t indicate how good they …

Middle Tennessee (5-3, 4-1 C-USA) faced the University of Alabama-Birmingham Blazers (4-3, 2-2 C-USA)  on Saturday afternoon, winning 34-22 in the Blue Raiders homecoming game.