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Osaghae, Andrews lead FIU past Middle Tennessee 83-69

Jan. 18, 2020 9:17 PM EST

UNIVERSITY PARK, Fla. (AP) — Osasumwen Osaghae and Devon Andrews scored 18 points apiece and Florida International breezed to an 83-69 victory over Middle Tennessee on Saturday. Osaghae sank 7 of 12 shots from the floor for the Panthers (13-6, 4-2 Conference USA) and he added 11 rebounds and blocked four...

Taylor helps rally FAU past Middle Tennessee 97-94 in OT

Jan. 16, 2020 10:13 PM EST

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Cornelius Taylor scored 26 points, including the the go-ahead layup with a minute to go in overtime, and Florida Atlantic rallied to defeat Middle Tennessee 97-94 on Thursday night. Richardson Maitre scored 19, hitting a 3-pointer and 4 of 6 free throws in the final 2:07 as FAU...

Western Kentucky beats Middle Tennessee 69-53

Jan. 11, 2020 8:36 PM EST

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Taveion Hollingsworth had 18 points and six rebounds as Western Kentucky topped Middle Tennessee 69-53 on Saturday. Josh Anderson had 15 points and six rebounds for Western Kentucky (10-6, 3-1 Conference USA). Carson Williams added 14 points and eight rebounds. Jeremiah Gambrell...

Bennett leads Marshall over Middle Tennessee 79-75

Jan. 9, 2020 9:36 PM EST

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Iran Bennett tallied 17 points and 11 rebounds to lead Marshall to a 79-75 win over Middle Tennessee on Thursday night. Jarrod West had 16 points for Marshall (8-8, 2-1 Conference USA). Taevion Kinsey added 13 points, seven assists and six rebounds. Darius George had 11 points...

Young, Vasic lead Charlotte past Middle Tennessee 68-62

Jan. 4, 2020 6:26 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jahmir Young had 15 points to lead five Charlotte players in double figures as the 49ers got past Middle Tennessee 68-62 on Saturday. Luka Vasic added 14 points for the 49ers. Amidou Bamba chipped in 11, Cooper Robb scored 10 and Malik Martin had 10. Robb also had six rebounds for...

Wade carries Old Dominion past Middle Tennessee 70-60

Jan. 2, 2020 9:31 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Jason Wade had a career-high 21 points on 9-of-13 shooting and Old Dominion topped Middle Tennessee 70-60 in the Conference USA opener on Thursday night. A.J. Oliver II had 19 points for Old Dominion (5-9), Xavier Green added 14 points and Kalu Ezikpe had 12 rebounds. The Monarchs had a...

Dowtin, Rhode Island blast Middle Tennessee 89-62

Dec. 29, 2019 6:53 PM EST

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Jeff Dowtin scored 21 points, Jermaine Harris and Tyrese Martin each scored 17 and Rhode Island overwhelmed Middle Tennessee 89-62 on Sunday. The Rams (8-3) built a 28-14 led and were never threatened. They led for all but 15 seconds of the game. Rhode Island led 48-24 at...

St. Bonaventure rallies to sneak past Middle. Tenn. 66-65

Dec. 21, 2019 8:31 PM EST

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Osun Osunniyi had 15 points to lead five Saint Bonaventure players in double figures as the Bonnies stretched their win streak to seven games, narrowly defeating Middle Tennessee 66-65 on Saturday. The victory gave coach Mark Schmidt his 300th career win. Osunniyi also grabbed...

Mississippi guard Devontae Shuler (2) is defended by Middle Tennessee guard Antonio Green (55) during an NCAA college basketball game against Mississippi in Oxford, Miss. on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019. (Bruce Newman/The Oxford Eagle via AP)

Tyree leads Rebels past Middle Tennessee 82-64

Dec. 14, 2019 6:13 PM EST

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — A month ago, Breein Tyree’s play in Ole Miss’s season-opener was sluggish and scattered. Despite being a first-team SEC selection last year, Tyree scored only six points against Arkansas State, was 1 for 7 from behind the arc, and played only 25 minutes. “It...

Williams, Eaves lead Murray St past Middle Tennessee 90-54

Dec. 7, 2019 10:34 PM EST

MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — KJ Williams came off the bench and matched his career high with 23 points and Jaiveon Eaves scored a career-best 22 to power Murray State to a 90-54 victory over Middle Tennessee on Saturday. Williams sank 9 of 11 shots from the floor, including his only 3-point attempt, and made 4 of 5...