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Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines Archive In one of their final games before the beginning of conference play, the Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders (5-2) beat the Western Carolina Catamounts (3-3-2) on Sunday by a score of 4-0 at home at Dean Hayes Stadium. Fresh off of a two-game winning streak that saw …

Photo and Story by Darius Horton / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (18-7) traveled to Norfolk, Virginia, to start the Conference USA tournament. They came into the tournament following a 4-1 win against Xavier and opened tournament play against the 12-seeded University of Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners. In short and quick fashion, the Blue …

Photo by Joi Williams / MTSU Sidelines After splitting last week’s Conference USA road trip against Marshall and Western Kentucky, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (14-5, 6-1) sit at the top of the conference in a three-way tie with Western Kentucky and Old Dominion. This week, the Blue Raiders have a chance to potentially distance …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (28-4) began their defense of the Conference USA title with a dominating 86-70 win over the UTSA Roadrunners (14-19) Thursday. The Blue Raiders opened the game with an aggressive mindset on defense, holding UTSA to two different stretches of 4:09 without a basket. …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (19-3, 9-0) sit atop the Conference USA standings after their latest victory, a 71-61 decision over the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs. They now have a two-game lead over second-place UAB and three games separate them from the Bulldogs in third. To get to this …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders lost more than a game against the University of Texas-San Antonio last Saturday, when quarterback Brent Stockstill went down with a broken collarbone. Just days later, the offense is functioning smoothly behind the play of backup John Urzua. A redshirt freshman, Urzua, was …