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BOCA RATON, Fla. – Middle Tennessee (12-8, 4-1 C-USA) needed extra innings Saturday night, but it pulled off a big win against No. 19 Florida Atlantic 20-4, 4-1 C-USA) after scoring two runs in the top of the 11th to earn the 5-3 victory. The win marked MTSU’s first road win against a ranked opponent …

By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer MURFREESBORO – Middle Tennessee (11-6, 3-0 C-USA) swept its doubleheader with Alabama-Birmingham (10-7, 0-3 C-USA) Sunday, completing the series sweep in its opening series in Conference USA action. The Blue Raiders won the first game 3-0 and narrowly held on for a 3-2 win in the second game. Both games …

By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer MEMPHIS – Middle Tennessee’s offense has fallen on hard times as of late, and it got no better Wednesday, as they were shutout 11-0 by in-state rival Memphis at FedEx Park. Senior Shortstop Dustin Delgado, sophomore right fielder Brad Jarreau and junior center fielder Ronnie Jebavy were the only Blue …

MURFREESBORO – All hope seemed lost for Middle Tennessee Sunday, but a six-run ninth inning capped off by a Jake Ingold walk-off grand slam powered them to a 9-8 win over Iowa in the series finale. It appeared as if the Blue Raiders (8-4) were headed for a sweep Sunday at Reese Smith Jr. Field. …

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee’s baseball team (4-1) swept a doubleheader with Western Illinois (0-2) on Sunday in the team’s 2015 home opener. Inclement weather caused the Blue Raiders’ home opener to be pushed back multiple times this past week, but they finally took the field at Reese Smith Jr. Field on Sunday. The first …