NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — It’s bowl season and the mid-state will be in the thick of the action.
Officials with the Music City Bowl announced last night the game will feature the Mississippi Rebels and Georgia Tech on Dec. 30.This will be the Rebels' second Music Bowl appearance, the first for Georgia Tech.
Middle Tennessee State was invited yesterday to the Armed Forces Bowl, also to be played on Dec. 30. This will be MTSU’s eighth bowl game and pits them against Navy. The contest will air on ESPN and ESPN Radio.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT) -- Blue Raider Football is back on the road this weekend to play Southern Miss in Hattiesburg.
MTSU is looking to make it four straight wins when they face off against the Golden Eagles Saturday afternoon. The Raiders are already bowl-eligible and are aiming for eight wins in the regular season for the second straight year.
These teams have only met one other time, in a 2009 bowl game, which Middle Tennessee won 42-32.