Latest Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders football News

Bean accounts for 5 TDs in North Texas' 52-35 victory

Oct. 17, 2020 10:05 PM EDT

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Backup Jason Bean rushed for three touchdowns, passed for two more and North Texas rallied to beat Middle Tennessee 52-35 on Saturday. The Mean Green trailed 28-14 at halftime but then scored five unanswered touchdowns that included three Bean runs — two going for 48 yards...

O'Hara's late TD pass lifts Middle Tennessee over FIU 31-28

Oct. 10, 2020 8:01 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Asher O’Hara accounted for four touchdowns, including a 12-yard touchdown pass to Jarrin Pierce with 1:20 remaining, to lift Middle Tennessee over Florida International 31-28 on Saturday night in a Conference USA opener. Gregory Grate Jr. intercepted a Kaylan Wiggins pass with about a...

Pigrome's fourth-quarter pass to Simon sends WKU to 1st win

Oct. 3, 2020 8:34 PM EDT

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Tyrrell Pigrome threw for two touchdowns and Western Kentucky held on for a 20-17 victory over Middle Tennessee on Saturday for the Hilltoppers' first victory. Pigrome threw an 11-yard pass to Joshua Simon in the left corner of the end zone for a 10-point lead with six minutes...

UTSA quarterback Frank Harris (0) celebrates with teammate De'Corian Clark (88) after running for a touchdown against Stephen F. Austin during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

McCormick rushes for 2 TDs, UTSA holds off Middle Tennessee

Sep. 26, 2020 12:15 AM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Backup Josh Adkins threw for 233 yards and a touchdown, Sincere McCormick rushed for 82 yards and two scores, and UTSA held off Middle Tennessee 37-35 on Friday night in a Conference USA opener for both teams. UTSA's starting quarterback Frank Harris hobbled off the field with 28 seconds...

BYU's Lopini Katoa (4) reacts after scoring a touchdown during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Navy, Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, in Annapolis, Md. (AP Photo/Tommy Gilligan)

No. 18 BYU takes on Troy in return after COVID-19 outbreak

Sep. 24, 2020 3:39 PM EDT

Troy (1-0) at No. 18 BYU (1-0), Saturday at 10:15 p.m. ET (ESPN). Line: BYU by 14. Series record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE? The 18th-ranked Cougars resume after postponing last weekend’s game at Army due to a small cluster of COVID-19 cases. It’s the home opener for BYU, but fans won't...

Watson leads Troy to season-opening victory, 47-14

Sep. 19, 2020 7:20 PM EDT

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Gunnar Watson threw for 248 yards and two touchdowns and Troy opened its season with a 47-14 victory over Middle Tennessee State on Saturday. Watson threw both of his touchdown passes to Khalil McClain in the first half, including a 5-yarder with three seconds left before the...

Anderson, Buchanan lead Army over Louisiana-Monroe 37-7

Sep. 12, 2020 4:59 PM EDT

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Christian Anderson and Jakobi Buchanan ran for two touchdowns apiece and Army beat Louisiana-Monroe 37-7 on Saturday. Sandon McCoy, who scored three touchdowns in a season-opening 42-0 victory over Middle Tennessee State last weekend, added the 14th of his career with a 2-yard dive...

McCoy runs for three touchdowns and Army wins 42-0

Sep. 5, 2020 5:08 PM EDT

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Sandon McCoy ran for three first-half touchdowns and Army opened its season with a 42-0 victory over Middle Tennessee on Saturday. McCoy scored on runs of 1, 2 and 4 yards, twice finishing drives that began after Blue Raiders turnovers. Quarterback Christian Anderson added a 24-yard...