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Blue Raider Men’s Basketball


Photo by David Chamberlain / MTSU Sidelines After a two-game road stretch, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (15-5, 7-1) started their Murphy Center homestand Thursday with a 75-51 win over the University of Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners (10-11, 3-5). The Blue Raiders came into this game tied for first place in C-USA and were riding high …

Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines Story by Carl Coates / Sports Reporter The Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders stepped foot on the hardwood for first time this season on Thursday evening against the Arkansas Fort Smith Lions. Middle Tennessee came in with a younger squad to start the season and there was …

Photo by Ambre Rogue / Staff Photographer The Middle Tennessee men’s basketball team has won six straight games and five consecutive on the road. They will return to the Murphy Center on Thursday when they welcome in-state rival Vanderbilt. The Raiders aren’t just one of the hottest teams in the conference, but also in the nation, as …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (8-1) traveled to Mobile to take on the South Alabama Jaguars (6-2) Saturday night. Though they got off to a slow start, the Blue Raider offense came to life in the middle of the first half and stormed their way to a 67-55 …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor Blue Raider nation got their first look at the 2016-2017 MTSU basketball programs when the men and women’s teams hosted the third annual Murphy Madness on Thursday. The night kicked off with player introductions from the Lady Raiders followed by the Blue Raiders. Sophomore forward Alex Johnson and …

Photo by Chandler Shrode / Staff Photographer  Middle Tennessee men’s basketball held their first practice of the 2016-2017 season Tuesday inside Murphy Center. Head Coach Kermit Davis is entering his 15th year with the Blue Raiders and is looking to take another team deep into March. The first practice included individual drills, competitive defense and rebounding drills, live 5-on-5 …