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According to ESPN’s Brett McMurphy, Middle Tennessee (6-5, 5-2 C-USA) will be heading to the Bahamas Bowl this postseason. The bowl, sponsored by Popeyes, is December 24th in Nassau. “Middle Tennessee will play in Bahamas Bowl, sources told @ESPN,” said McMurphy this morning. “Middle Tennessee will play a team from the MAC, still TBA, on …

Photo by Austin Lewis, MTSU Sidelines It was one of those games for Middle Tennessee (6-5, 5-2 C-USA), with multiple players hitting new highs and a team effort sealing bowl eligibility with a 41-7 win over North Texas (1-10, 1-5 C-USA). The key for the Blue Raiders was starting early and moving methodically down the …

This week marks the last home game for Middle Tennessee (5-5, 4-2 C-USA) as they prepare to take on the North Texas Mean Green (1-9, 1-5 C-USA) Saturday for Senior Day. The Blue Raiders are on a two-game win streak, sitting just one win from bowl eligibility. Middle Tennessee finished 6-6 last season, but went …

Jonathan Clark // Contributing Writer It was a rainy and murky day as Middle Tennessee (5-5, 4-2 C-USA) traveled to Boca Raton, Florida, to take on the Florida Atlantic Owls (2-8, 2-5 C-USA ) in a pivotal Conference USA showdown. Middle Tennessee pinned its first road win of the season with a 24-17 thriller behind a …

Photos by: MTSU Sidelines // Austin Lewis It was a wild afternoon at Floyd Stadium Saturday and another one of those classic games with Marshall (8-2, 5-1 C-USA). Middle Tennessee (4-5, 3-2 C-USA) earned a signature win in the Salute to Veterans and Armed Forces game against the Thundering Herd. The Blue Raiders notched a 27-24 …

Photo provided by: MT Athletics This Saturday is the 34th annual Salute to Armed Forces celebration at Middle Tennessee, as the football team takes on Marshall. Here’s just some of the events that are set for Saturday’s contest between the Blue Raiders and Thundering Herd. Timeline of Events 8:00 AM: Ticket Office Opens 10:30 AM: …