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It’s all systems go for Middle Tennessee sophomore guard, Giddy Potts. Potts, who suffered a concussion during MTSU’s loss against WKU on Feb. 25, underwent tests Monday, eventually being cleared by trainers for full contact in practice this week in preparation for Thursday’s Conference-USA Tournament matchup. The Athens, Alabama native, missed the last three contests …

Photo Courtesy // Gregory French, Staff Photographer It was an emotional Senior Day for Middle Tennessee (21-8, 15-3 C-USA), as the Lady Raiders cruised to a 77-55 victory over Florida International in front of 3,707 fans in the Murphy Center. MTSU seniors Brea Edwards, TiAnna Porter and Caroline Warden were honored following the blowout win …

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. …

MURFREESBORO – The Blue Raiders had a chance to earn a share of first place in the late Conference-USA race Sunday night in front of 7,822 fans in Murphy Center . That chance turned into a missed opportunity as UAB (22-5, 12-2 C-USA) picked up a crucial 77-67 victory over Middle Tennessee (18-8, 10-4 C-USA) to …

Photo courtesy of MT Athletics UPDATE  6:40 p.m. : Junior forward Olivia Jones was originally reported to be “indefinitely suspended” from MTSU’s women’s basketball team by the MT Athletics’ communication department. However, Jones has come out saying that she was never suspended, but, instead, she has decided to walk away from the team. Jones has also said she plans …

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Photo by Austin Lewis // Staff Photographer  Middle Tennessee (8-6, 2-1 C-USA) traveled to San Antonio to take on UTSA (5-9, 1-3 C-USA) in another men’s and women’s home and away double-header. The Roadrunners would cut the Blue Raiders lead late in the game, but Middle Tennessee’s veteran leadership led the team to a 74-63 …