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Middle Tennessee (20-9, 12-5 C-USA) claimed their 20th win of the season, winning 76-59 in Boca Raton against the Florida Atlantic Owls (7-23, 5-12 C-USA). The Blue Raiders dominated this game from the beginning, not allowing the Owls to hold a lead throughout. Senior guard Perrin Buford scored a team-high 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, recording …

Photo by Brent Beerends // MT Athletic Communications  Darnell Harris, Perrin Buford, and Jaqawn Raymond started their final game at the Glass House on Saturday night, as Middle Tennessee (19-9, C-USA 11-5) hosted C-USA rival Marshall (15-14, C-USA 11-5). The Middle Tennessee seniors rallied their teammates in their 83-74 victory over the Thundering Herd, after two-straight conference losses …

Story by Tyler Lamb // Staff Writer MTSU guard Giddy Potts has been ruled out indefinitely after suffering a concussion during Thursday night’s 78-72 loss against Western Kentucky, an MTSU Athletic Department release stated. Towards the end of the first half of last night’s loss, Potts took an inadvertent elbow to the head from a …

Middle Tennessee (18-9, 10-5 C-USA) battled, but, ultimately, was physically outplayed by Western Kentucky (14-14, 6-9 C-USA), losing 78-72. This was the Blue Raiders’ second straight conference loss, as they fell to UAB at home earlier this week. The score is not an adequate representation of how much Middle Tennessee struggled throughout the game in …

Story by Tyler Lamb // Contributing Writer Photo by Meagan White // Staff Photographer It has been three years since Middle Tennessee’s last NCAA Tournament appearance, and head coach Kermit Davis and the Blue Raiders have put together an impressive 2015-16 resumé. With seven games remaining on the regular season schedule, Middle Tennessee’s record is 17-6 …

Story by Tyler Lamb // Contributing Writer Photo by Meagan White // Staff Photographer  Middle Tennessee (17-6, 9-2 C-USA) defeated Florida International (11-13, 5-6 C-USA) 67-66 on Saturday night in thrilling fashion. Giddy Potts opened and closed Saturday’s scoring, sinking the game-winning free throw with 4.5 seconds remaining in regulation. Potts drilled three straight three-pointers, …