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Middle Tennessee’s top linebacker recruit Detric Bing-Dukes announced Thursday, via Twitter, that he has decided to switch his commitment to attend SEC powerhouse Ole Miss. “Middle Tennessee didn’t do anything that turned me off,” Bing-Dukes said. “Middle Tennessee is a great school, and I don’t want to take anything away from Middle Tennessee. They have …

One of Middle Tennessee’s top junior college recruits has decided to switch his commitment to SEC powerhouse Ole Miss. Detric Bing-Dukes announced via Twitter he plans to sign with Ole Miss, after previously committing to MTSU. “This has been in the works with [Bing-Dukes] for the past two weeks now,” MTSU coach Rick Stockstill said. …

After unexpectedly losing his scholarship, one MTSU football player has decided to leave the program prior to the upcoming spring practices. Redshirt junior kicker Cody Clark came to MTSU as a walk-on in the 2012 season, eventually taking a redshirt that season. In the following 2013 campaign, still without a scholarship, Clark became the starting kicker and …

Story by Tyler Lamb // Contributing Writer  Photo Credit Brent Beerends //MT Athletics Wednesday, February 3 marked National Signing Day; the Blue Raiders football team completed their 2016 roster with the addition of 24 high school and junior college recruits. Head Coach Rick Stockstill was very pleased with his signees, “We don’t worry about stars. We recruit …

Story By Jim Bratton // Staff Writer    Photo provided by MT Athletics Signing day is finally upon us, and it’s one of the biggest days of the year for college football programs. On Wednesday, Feb. 3, every school has a chance to add a lot of talent to their football programs. Coming off of an …

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Photo Credit // John Sokolowski Rick Stockstill, head football coach of MTSU, has had some incredible success recruiting quarterbacks in recent years. Most recently, he convinced his son Brent Stockstill to come lead the Blue Raiders two seasons ago, and in Stockstill’s first year of eligibility, he led the team to an appearance in the Popeye’s …