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Story by Ayanna Bronner / Contributing Writer Against Marshall, the Lady Raiders triumphed 65-57.  Middle Tennessee scored five 3-pointers in the first half to jump to an early lead, relying on the strength of their offense. It was not enough for Marshall to get within a one-possession game, as Alexis Whittington capitalized on her 3-point …

Story by Quenterious Mabone / Contributing Writer The fans know how good the Blue Raiders women’s basketball team is, and they continued their winning ways against the Florida Atlantic Owls on Saturday. The Lady Raiders scored early and often. They hit a barrage of three pointers in a 72-49 win; cruising to their 19th win …

Story by Calvin White / Contributing Writer Two dominant freshman performances powered the Lady Raiders past FIU on Thursday night, defeating the Panthers 63-49 to stay undefeated inside Murphy Center. Freshman Jalynn Gregory and Anastasiia Boldyreva combined for 44 of Middle Tennessee’s 63 points. Gregory scored 23 points behind a 7-13 shooting performance while also …

Story by Britton Barnette / Contributing Writer Coach Insell notches 200th career victory at the Murphy Center as the Blue Raiders trample the Herd, 80-41.   Kseniya Malashka led the Blue Raiders in scoring and rebounding with 22 points and seven boards, while Anastasiia Blodyreva set a career high of 17 points herself.   Marshall guard Savannah …

Story by Matthew Giffin / Contributing Writer Middle Tennessee State University (1-0) heated up and never cooled down to win 70-49 against East Carolina University (0-1) on Tuesday night in Murfreesboro for their season opener. The Lady Raiders got the fans in Murphy Center on their feet with some electric three-point shooting that sealed the …

Story by Britton Barnette / Contributing Writer The Blue Raiders faced off against Lane College in their preseason matchup on Friday, controlling the game start to finish with a 103-49 win. In the opening period, neither team seemed to take control, as the score was even throughout, finishing the period. In the second period the …