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Fri September 20, 2013
Sports

MTSU Blue Raiders Head to Florida for First C-USA Matchup

The Blue Raiders open C-USA play on Saturday at FAU. Kickoff is 11:07 AM on CSS TV.
The Blue Raiders open C-USA play on Saturday at FAU. Kickoff is 11:07 AM on CSS TV.
Credit goblueraiders.com

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  This is a big weekend for the Middle Tennessee State football team. 

The Blue Raiders will be in Boca Raton, Florida on Saturday to take on the Florida Atlantic Owls.

This marks the first-ever Conference USA contest for the Blue Raiders. Middle Tennessee officially became a member of the conference on July 1.

Senior Quarterback Logan Kilgore is only 12 touchdown passes away from becoming the schools all-time leader in touchdowns thrown. Kilgore is also fourth on the MTSU all-time passing list, with just over 5900 yards for his career.

Kickoff is Saturday at 11 a.m. Central Time on CSS. Of course, you can also hear the game on WMOT.