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6:07am

Fri September 5, 2014
Sports

Blue Raiders Travel to Minnesota for Game Two

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (BEASLEY)  --  After the 61-7 route of Savannah State, Middle Tennessee will have to up their game Saturday when they travel to Minnesota to take on the Golden Gophers.

Minnesota is coming off an 8-5 season in which they finished 4-4 in the Big 10.

MT last played Minnesota in their home opener in 2010, but lost by the score of 24-17.

As the Blue Raiders look for their first road win of the year, their last out of conference road win dates back to Sept. of 2012 with the upset win at Georgia Tech.

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10:57am

Fri August 29, 2014
Sports

MTSU Wins Football Season Opener

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Jeremiah Bryson and Shane Tucker each scored two touchdowns and Middle Tennessee routed Savannah State of the FCS 61-7 on Saturday night in the season opener for both teams.

Bryson had just four carries, but scored from the 3 and 7 in the second quarter and the Blue Raiders led 34-0 at half. Tucker ran for a 13-yard score and caught a 5-yard touchdown pass from Austin Grammer. Grammer finished 15 of 17 for 250 yards. Four other Blue Raiders ran for touchdowns, the longest a 19-yard score from Tony Rowland.

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11:26am

Fri May 31, 2013
Sports

Lady Raider Excels On and Off the Basketball Court

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (BEASLEY)  --  Middle Tennessee State University women’s basketball standout Ebony Rowe is recognized for her feats on the court, but Rowe is equally impressive when she steps off the hardwood.

Over the course of three years wearing the Blue Raider uniform, Rowe has averaged 17.1 points and 10.5 rebounds per game.

As a result, she's already captured the interest of the Women’s National Basketball Association.

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2:13pm

Mon February 18, 2013
Sports

Davis Helps MTSU Exit Sun Belt with a Bang

MTSU Men's head basketball coach Kermit Davis
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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (BEASLEY)  --  The MTSU men's basketball team collected another road win Saturday at Little Rock. It was Middle Tennessee's 12th straight win, the fourth-longest in program history.

The bigger story though, belonged to Middle Tennessee's men's basketball head coach Kermit Davis.

Davis collected his 113th Sun Belt Conference win, passing Ronnie Arrow's previous record of 112.

Davis, a 2-time Sun Belt Coach of the Year for the Blue Raiders, reached the 113 mark in only 11 seasons at the helm.

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8:01am

Fri February 15, 2013
Sports

A Winning Year for MTSU Basketball

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (BEASLEY)  --  The Middle Tennessee State men's and women's teams are both in first place within the Sun Belt Conference.

With an 11-game winning streak and the Blue Raiders’ 52-point victory Saturday over Troy, Middle Tennessee is now 22-4 on the year, marking the second most wins in the entire nation behind Gonzaga.

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