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NASHVILLE – MTSU opened up the midweek schedule looking to continue its hot streak. The Blue Raiders came into Tuesday’s contest with No. 13 Vanderbilt having won six games in a row, including a sweep at Charlotte the previous weekend. Then Vanderbilt lefty Ryan Johnson happened. Johnson threw eight innings in giving up five hits …

By Steven Johnson//Contributing Writer MURFREESBORO – With JUCO forwards Justin Coleman and Karl Gamble already signed, MTSU head coach Kermit Davis focused his attention on improving his backcourt. Davis inked two guards last week in Jalen Perry and JUCO floor general Qua Copeland. A 6-foot-2 combo guard, Perry will be called in to help bolster an offensive …

NASHVILLE – MTSU exits another weekend of conference play with a sweep, this one coming against Charlotte in comeback fashion. The Blue Raiders will search for similar success in non-conference play, with MTSU posting a lackluster 1-8 record in midweek non-conference games to this point. That lone midweek victory came against SEC foe Tennessee, a 7-5 …

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – MTSU traveled to Charlotte in first place, and left in first place. The Blue Raiders trailed in both games of Saturday’s doubleheader against the 49ers in Charlotte, but found a way in the late stages to earn the sweep and remain atop the standings in Conference USA. The Blue Raiders (23-16, 14-4 …

By Steven Johnson//Contributing Writer MTSU’s offense was certainly a strong point of the team last year and offensive coordinator Buster Faulkner seems intent on keeping it that way. His preferred method of choice? Open competition at the most important positions in the Blue Raider offense: quarterback and running back. Last season, centered around the zone-read, …

During senior forward Cheyenne Parker’s short career at Middle Tennessee, she has racked up multiple awards and record-breaking statistics. On Jan. 31, during a match against UAB, Parker became the first Blue Raider in MTSU women’s basketball history to record a triple-double. Along with her scoring and rebounding ability, Parker set the MTSU single-game and …