MURFREESBORO — A Middle Tennessee State University football player has been suspended following his arrest on burglary charges.
The Daily News Journal reports that 19 year-old MTSU backup quarterback Shaun White was arrested last week for aggravated burglary, vandalism and theft under $500. White’s former girlfriend, Paula Demings, was charged with vandalism in connection with the same incident.
WMOT thanks MT10 sports reporter Chris Davis for filing this story from Dayton.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (DAVIS) -- The Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders arrived in Dayton, Ohio with dreams of advancing in the NCAA tournament Tuesday night, but those dreams were quickly dashed.
With a few hundred fans in the stands for support, MTSU kept it close with St. Mary’s early in the game. But late in the first half the Gaels took control of the game by sinking threes and forcing turnovers.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (BEASLEY) -- Mid-State sports fans have even more reason to celebrate the start of March Madness. Two local schools will play in the NCAA tournament.
For the first time in 24 years, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are returning to the NCAA. Middle Tennessee is set to face Saint Mary’s as an eleven seed Tuesday in Dayton, Ohio with a tip off time of 8:10 p.m.