chirs massaro http://wmot.org en MTSU Forced to Leave Sun Belt Early http://wmot.org/post/mtsu-forced-leave-sun-belt-early <div><p><span style="font-size: 11px;" id="_oneup">MURFREESBORO, <font color="red">Tenn</font>. (AP) — Athletic director Chris Massaro says Middle Tennessee was forced to announce that the Blue Raiders were leaving the Sun Belt Conference sooner than the university wanted to make the news public because the league was considering increasing the exit fee to as much as $10 million.</span></p><p><span style="font-size: 11px;" id="_oneup">The AD detailed the realignment move Monday in a letter posted on the school website.</span></p> Tue, 04 Dec 2012 18:52:20 +0000 Associated Press 18458 at http://wmot.org MTSU Forced to Leave Sun Belt Early