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‍Photo courtesy  of MT Athletics  The Middle Tennessee Women’s Basketball head coach Rick Insell is going to be inducted into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame, according to the Hall of Fame Committee. Insell was one of the six inductees in the 2017 class to be granted this achievement Sunday afternoon on ESPN2 during the …

Story by Darius Horton / Contributing Writer Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor The Middle Tennessee Lady Raiders (15-8, 10-2) traveled to Norfolk, Virginia to take on the Lady Monarchs of Old Dominion (12-11, 7-5) tonight. Sophomore forward Alex Johnson recorded a double-double of 28 points and ten rebounds to lead MTSU over the Lady …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor Alex Johnson of the Blue Raiders Women’s Basketball team was awarded Conference USA Co-Player of the Week for her performances in the team’s wins over Florida International and Florida Atlantic University. The Sophomore forward was nearly flawless against FIU, as Johnson shot seven-for-nine on Thursday against the Panthers …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor The Middle Tennessee Lady Raiders (11-7, 6-1) closed out a two-game home-stand on Saturday afternoon when they welcomed the Florida Atlantic Owls (4-14, 0-7) into the Murphy Center. In a game that started out close, MTSU rode a career-high 37-point night by Alex Johnson onto a 87-69 victory. …

MTSU Women's Basketball Rebecca Reuters

Photo by Brent Beerends / MT Athletics The Middle Tennessee Lady Raiders (10-7, 5-1) returned to the friendly confines of the Murphy Center on Thursday night to take on the Florida International Panthers (4-13, 2-4). MTSU started the game hot and never let up, cruising to a 95-43 win. The Lady Raider defense was on …