Posts in tag

Katie Collier


Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines Story by Rusty Ellis / Sports Editor The Middle Tennessee men’s and women’s basketball teams got their first chance in front of their fans on Thursday, when they took the court for the 2017 rendition of Murphy Madness. Both teams are looking to build off of successful …

Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines It is no secret in the game of basketball that the point guard is arguably the most important position on the floor. If you take a look at any successful basketball team, they all have one thing in common: great point guard play. The point guard is …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor Story by Cody Strickler / Staff Writer Middle Tennessee (6-6, 1-0 C-USA) kicked off their journey a to defend their conference title with a win against the UAB Blazers (7-5, 0-1 C-USA) Sunday night. The Lady Raiders won 64-61 and were also able to celebrate another accomplishment as …

Photo by Darian Lindsay / Sidelines Archive The Middle Tennessee Lady Raiders traveled to take on the Virginia Cavaliers in their 2016 season opener. The Blue Raiders faced a tall task and fell just short of the Cavs, 63-51. MT opened the game with an abundance of fouls, committing four in the first minutes of …

Photo by Gregory French / Sidelines Archive The Middle Tennessee Lady Raiders impressed in every facet of the game Thursday night in their final exhibition matchup the Truett McConnell Bears. MTSU dominated physically on both ends of the court, clearing the┬ábench in tune to a 125-35 victory. Wasting no time after tip-off, the Blue Raiders …

Photo by: Daily News Journal/Helen Comer The 2015-16 basketball season is officially upon us, and the Middle Tennessee women’s team opened in style Wednesday night, cruising past NAIA opponent Coastal Georgia 106-41. The exhibition win was a big step in the right direction for a team picked to win Conference USA this season. The Blue …