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Ty Petty

Story by Jonathan Clark // Staff Writer | Photo by Austin Lewis // Sidelines Archive The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (9-6, 3-1 C-USA) took on the Charlotte 49ers (9-6, 2-2 C-USA) in a big C-USA matchup Thursday night. The women edged out Charlotte 72-67 in their first game without junior forward Olivia Jones, who recently left the team for …

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The Middle Tennessee women’s basketball team (7-6, 1-1 C-USA) traveled on the road to battle UTEP (12-1, 3-0 C-USA) on Thursday in an early C-USA matchup. Momentum was on the Blue Raiders side, winning 3 of their last 4 coming into this game. The Miners controlled the game from the get-go, continuing their tremendous start …

Photo courtesy of Go Blue Raiders Middle Tennessee (4-4) returned home to Murphy Center on Sunday afternoon to battle the No. 8 Kentucky Wildcats (9-0). The Blue Raiders amassed an eye-popping 26 turnovers in Sunday’s contest en route to a 68-52 loss to Kentucky. The Blue Raiders struggled to hit their open looks early, going 1-for-5 …

Middle Tennessee (4-3) traveled to Ohio on Sunday to take on Xavier (5-2). The Blue Raiders came into the game with plenty of momentum from a two game win streak. After a rocky start to the season, the Blue Raiders are beginning to find the groove everyone expected them to have at the beginning of the …

Photo by Austin Lewis // Photography editor Friday marked the official start of the 2015-16 basketball season for Middle Tennessee (0-1) women’s basketball. The Blue Raiders faltered early in Friday’s contest, with multiple miscues in the second quarter and couldn’t ever fully recover. Brea Edwards scored a career-high 30 in the 70-66 loss to Virginia …

Photo by: Daily News Journal/Helen Comer Middle Tennessee started slow in Monday’s final exhibition against Martin Methodist, but they found their groove late in the first half and didn’t let up, cruising to a 85-53 victory. After a dominating performance last Wednesday, the ceiling for Blue Raider women’s basketball was higher than ever. Wednesday’s total team …