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By Rickey Fuquay, Jr. // Contributing Writer MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – While it may have been cold outside the Murphy Center on Thursday, Middle Tennessee (14-13, 7-7 C-USA) heated things up inside, blowing out Marshall, 90-51, and ending their three-game losing streak. The game started out tight. The two teams were tied at eight points apiece with …

MURFREESBORO – Sitting at .500 on the season, Kermit Davis’s Blue Raiders have put together an up-and-down season. At 13-13, Middle Tennessee has dropped five of their last six games. With five games left until conference tournament play begins, the Blue Raiders will look to tighten up in a few areas. Here is a look at …

DENTON, Texas – Middle Tennessee started fast, but made critical mistakes in the final minutes Saturday in a 57-56 defeat at North Texas. It was MTSU’s third-straight loss and fifth out of its last six games. The Blue Raiders (13-13, 6-7 C-USA) were strong in the first half, stretching their lead numerous times. MTSU led …

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The Middle Tennessee men’s and women’s basketball teams will face Southern Miss this Thursday. Here’s a preview of both games: Men’s Game The Blue Raiders (12-10, 5-4 C-USA) are reeling after two straight losses to Texas-San Antonio and Texas-El Paso this past week. Southern Miss (6-14, 1-8 C-USA) has lost 11 of …

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee’s men’s and women’s basketball teams will both face the University of Texas-San Antonio Thursday. The men will play at San Antonio, while the women will play the Roadrunners at home in the Murphy Center. Here’s a preview of both games: Men’s Game The Blue Raiders (12-8, 5-2 C-USA) are coming …

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee (11-8, 4-2 C-USA) earned another big win Thursday night with a 68-58 overtime victory over Old Dominion (15-3, 4-2 C-USA). The Murphy Center was packed with 4,887 fans, giving the Blue Raiders a solid home court advantage. Coach Kermit Davis opened his postgame press conference with a remark about the …