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By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Middle Tennessee (21-8) used a dominating second half to hammer Louisiana Tech 77-58 at Bartow Arena, advancing to the semifinal round of the Conference USA tournament. It was a tight game the whole first half, as neither team led by double digits. MTSU jumped out to a …

By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer MURFREESBORO – Middle Tennessee (20-8, 14-4 C-USA) used a dominating second half performance to erase a four-point halftime deficit to defeat Florida Atlantic 73-60 on Senior Day Saturday. Things got off to a shaky start for the Blue Raiders at the Murphy Center as the Owls (13-16, 7-11 C-USA) got …

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee (19-8, 13-4 C-USA) used a 22-2 run at the end of the first half to spark a dominating performance Thursday, blowing out Florida International (3-25, 0-17 C-USA) by a final of 79-30. The Blue Raiders and the Panthers were tied for a total of 41 seconds Thursday afternoon, in a …

By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer MURFREESBORO – Cold shooting and missed free throws down the stretch doomed Middle Tennessee (18-8, 12-4 C-USA) in a 62-57 loss to Alabama-Birmingham Saturday in the Murphy Center. Playing for the first time since senior forward Cheyenne Parker was dismissed from the team for repeated violations of the athletic department …

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – At this point in the season, both Blue Raider basketball teams are looking to end on a high note. Conference play is coming to an end, and both teams are poised to secure high seeds in their upcoming conference tournaments in Birmingham. The Blue Raiders’ men’s basketball team has had an up-and-down …

HUNTINGTON, W. Va. – Middle Tennessee (18-6, 12-2 C-USA) used a strong first half to earn their fourth-straight win and another conference victory, 74-48, over Marshall (14-10, 6-7 C-USA) Thursday morning. It was a rare morning tip-off for the Blue Raiders, but they came ready to play, leading from the jump Thursday. They got out …