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Story by Calvin White / Contributing Writer The Lady Raiders cruised past the Demon Deacons of Wake Forest 67-55 to advance to the sweet 16 of the WNIT. Middle Tennessee dominated the first three quarters of the game with suffocating defense to hold the Demon Deacons to just 30 percent shooting for the entire game. …

Story by Calvin White / Contributing Writer Middle Tennessee dominated on both ends of the court all night to cruise past Wofford 86-56 in the opening round of the WNIT at Murphy Center. A 24-9 first quarter deficit for the Terriers set the tone for the rest of the night, with five Lady Raiders finishing …

Story by Calvin White / Contributing Writer FRISCO, TX — A second half surge from the Lady Techsters helped push Louisiana Tech past Middle Tennessee 80-72. “They had a great second half,” Middle Tennessee head coach Rick Insell said. “They wanted it more than we did in the second half and that’s the bottom line. …

Story by Calvin White / Contributing Writer Frisco, Texas – The Lady Raider defense held Southern Miss to a mere 17-52 shooting on Thursday in a 70-50 victory over the Golden Eagles as C-USA tournament play began for the MTSU team. “I think if you look back it’s been one of our staples all year …

Story by Calvin White / Contributing Writer The Middle Tennessee men’s and women’s basketball teams travel to Frisco, TX to begin the Conference USA tournament and play for a chance to punch their ticket to the big dance. Both teams earned a double bye in the tournament which means neither team will play until Thursday, …

Story by Quenterious Mabone / Contributing Writer In their final game of the regular season, the Blue Raiders women’s basketball team achieved a 62-44 win over rival, Old Dominion, on Saturday to lock up the second seed in Group B of the Conference USA tournament.   The game was a low scoring affair, with both …