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Blue Raider Womens Basketball


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 …

Blue Raider Basketball

Photo by Sarah Grace Taylor // Managing Editor The Blue Raider men’s and women’s basketball teams were honored Wednesday night in recognition of their success during the 2015-16 campaign. In what’s been classified as one of the most successful years in program history, many stated Wednesday that the best was yet to come from Middle …

Photo by Gregory French | Sidelines Archive Middle Tennessee (16-7, 10-2 C-USA) took care of business in a physical game against Louisiana Tech (12-10, 7-4 C-USA). The Blue Raiders defeated the Lady Techsters 68-57 to grab their 7th straight win. Physicality was the common theme throughout the game. La Tech came into this game looking …

Senior guard Brea Edwards racked up another pair of awards this week including the Ann Drysdale National Player of the Week award and is having another fantastic season for the Blue Raiders. The Rockford, Illinois native averaged 23.0 points per game this week in wins over Marshall and Western Kentucky and continues to be a …

Photo by Austin Lewis | Sidelines Archive Middle Tennessee (13-7, C-USA 7-2) welcomed Western Kentucky (17-3, C-USA 8-1) to Murphy Center Saturday evening. The Lady Hilltoppers came into the game on a 14-game win streak, with their last loss coming to Ole Miss on Dec. 2. In a back and forth affair, the Blue Raiders were …

Story by Jonathan Clark // Staff Writer | Photo by Austin Lewis // Sidelines Archive There were six seconds left to play as freshman forward Alex Johnson sank one of two free throws to tie the game at 58. Johnson failed to capitalize on the second and as the Monarchs moved up the court, Columbia, Tennessee, native …