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Green nails game-winner in OT as Middle Tennessee rallies

Mar. 7, 2020 8:43 PM EST

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Antonio Green scored 16 points and banged home a deep 3-pointer from the left elbow as Middle Tennessee battled past Southern Miss 65-62 in overtime on Saturday, the season ender for both teams. Green, who was 5-for-15 shooting with four 3-pointers, missed a potential winning...

Chef teams up with Muslim Youth to serve tornado victims

Mar. 7, 2020 9:43 AM EST

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — An award-winning Knoxville restaurateur teamed up with volunteers with Murfreesboro Muslim Youth and American Muslim Advisory Council to prepare 400 meals for families affected by Tuesday's (March 3) deadly tornado in Nashville. Yassin Terou, owner of Yassin's Falafel House...

Edwards scores 25 to lead UTEP over Middle Tennessee 60-56

Mar. 4, 2020 9:54 PM EST

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Daryl Edwards had 25 points as UTEP narrowly defeated Middle Tennessee 60-56 on Wednesday night. Souley Boum had 13 points and seven rebounds for UTEP (16-14, 7-10 Conference USA). Bryson Williams added eight rebounds. C.J. Jones had 22 points for the Blue Raiders (7-23, 3-14)....

Couple's Marriage Journey: 3 weddings, 2 continents, 1 year

Feb. 16, 2020 10:36 AM EST

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Most people have a hard enough time organizing a wedding. For one Murfreesboro couple, they managed to pull off three wedding ceremonies — to each other — in one year on two different continents. "We're like, 'It'd better stick,'" joked Taffy Xu, who married her...

Lovan, Butler combine for 44 and UAB tops Middle Tennessee

Feb. 15, 2020 5:42 PM EST

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Tavin Lovan and Will Butler combined for 44 points, leading four into double figures as UAB defeated Middle Tennessee 79-66 on Saturday. Lovan scored 22 with six rebounds, five assists and four steals for the Blazers (16-11, 7-7 Conference USA). He was 7-for-12 shooting and made...