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Story by Calvin White / Contributing Writer Frisco, Texas – Deandre Dishman and Eli Lawrence were key pieces in MTSU’s 66-59 overtime win over the UTEP Miners as the men’s basketball team began conference tournament play. “You can just feel the difference in postseason play,” Blue Raider head coach Nick McDevitt said. “The intensity of …

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 …

Story by Elisha Nelson / Contributing Writer The Middle Tennessee Lady Raiders narrowly defeated Charlotte 72-65 on Wednesday night, stealing the back-and-forth game away in the final minutes. The Lady Raiders (21-6, 13-4 C-USA) started off the night struggling to make their shots, shooting just 42% on the night and notching a measly 11 points …

Story by Will Carter / Sports Editor Home openers are some of the most anticipated games in college baseball with fans in attendance for the home team and players getting to perform for those fans, but Middle Tennessee (3-6) struggled at the plate against Lipscomb (4-3) in their first game at Reese Smith Jr. Field …