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NOTEBOOK: Soccer prepared for Thanksgiving weekend battle in Miami

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Center Tennessee soccer heads to Miami for the second time this season, for its second sport with a South Florida group in as many weeks, taking over FIU this Saturday at 5 pm CT.

The Panthers are coming off back-to-back blowout losses to FAU and UTEP however have been way more respectable this season than final, successful 4 video games in 11 tries after successful one out of 12 in 2021.

“They performed two robust video games,” Head Coach Rick Stockstill he mentioned. “Performed a superb Florida Atlantic group and performed a superb UTEP group on the highway. That is a troublesome place to play, it is a lengthy solution to go to get there. I believe they’re getting higher each week. They’re taking part in extra constant .”

The FIU offense has been tough all season, averaging a miniscule 17.82 factors per sport, by far the worst mark in C-USA. However the protection, when on, has performed sufficient to maintain the Panthers in loads of video games, holding Charlotte to 14 factors and New Mexico State to seven factors in wins earlier this season. Whereas MTSU enters Saturday a heavy favourite, a lot work will must be performed across the vacation this week to make that actuality.

Stockstill mentioned that college ending on Tuesday lets them transfer follow time up a few hours on Wednesday and Thursday, however the vacation does not impression their schedule an excessive amount of on the finish of the day.

Chase Cunninghamfor his half, can consider nowhere else he’d quite be in his sixth yr of faculty soccer.

“That is one of many issues I am most grateful for, soccer and the chance that God gave me to play,” Cunningham mentioned. “Attending to spend it with my teammates and coaches…tremendous grateful for the chance Coach Inventory gave me and attending to spend it with them and my teammates.”

Cunningham, Ross earn Weekly Convention USA Honors

Due to their glorious performances on the gridiron towards FAU, Chase Cunningham and Teldrick Ross had been named Offensive and Defensive Participant of the Week, respectively, by the Convention USA workplace on Monday.

Cunningham earned the weekly award for the second half this season, after simply lacking the varsity file for completions (40, now second the Blue Raider file ebook) and passing yards (448, additionally second), along with 5 touchdowns by the air.

Ross, in the meantime, earned his first ever Convention USA Participant of the Week award because of his seven tackles and 5 go breakups on Saturday. His 18 passes defended this season ranks second nationally, because the Macon, Ga. native has break up time at each security and cornerback in 2022.

Le Basketball Masculin Débarque au Québec

It is a busy week in Montreal for the Blue Raiders, because the Center Tennesse males’s basketball group travels north over the Thanksgiving break to participate in three video games on the Northern Basic.

All three groups MTSU performs in Quebec (Hofstra, Stephen F. Austin and Montana State) are within the KenPom High 175 to start out the 2022-23 marketing campaign. Followers can observe the motion the Blue Raider Radio Community (extra data on station availability this weekend beneath), in addition to the BeTheBeast Occasion Reside+ App, (data right here).

Girls’s Basketball heads to Las Vegas

Coming off their huge in-state win over Belmont, the Woman Raiders will journey west over Thanksgiving, heading out to Las Vegas, Nevada with a pair of big-time matchups with Texas Tech and Missouri State.

A subscription to FloHoops will likely be required to observe the dwell stream, however the Blue Raider Radio community is all the time accessible to stream at GoBlueRaiders.com!

Talking of which…

Radio Waves throughout the week

With so many basketball video games this weekend, in addition to a soccer sport in Miami in addition, discovering the Blue Raiders over the air for the radio broadcast generally is a bit difficult.

Here is the place to seek out the entire MTSU Athletics programming this weekend.

Monday, November 21

  • FB Coaches Present
    • WGNS 101.9 FM / 1450 AM (Murfreesboro), WGNS 100.5 FM (Smyrna) – Reside at 6 pm
    • Shifting to 94.9 The Fan, 95.1 in Murfreesboro attributable to Predators sport – Re-aired at 7 pm
    • Streaming on GoBlueRaiders.com and the Varsity Community App – Reside at 6 pm

Friday November 25

  • WBB extension
    • WGNS 101.9 FM / 1450 AM (Murfreesboro), WGNS 100.5 FM (Smyrna)
    • Streaming on GoBlueRaiders.com and the Varsity Community App
  • MBB extension
    • 94.9 The Fan, 95.1 in Murfreesboro
    • Streaming on GoBlueRaiders.com and the Varsity Community App
    • Sport won’t air on WGNS attributable to Excessive College Soccer Playoff Sport

Saturday, November 26

  • WBB extension
    • WGNS 101.9 FM / 1450 AM (Murfreesboro), WGNS 100.5 FM (Smyrna)
    • Streaming on GoBlueRaiders.com and the Varsity Community App
  • MBB extension
    • Shifting to The Sport 102.5/106.3/97.5 FM
    • Streaming on GoBlueRaiders.com and the Varsity Community App
  • FOOTBALL
    • WGNS 101.9 FM / 1450 AM (Murfreesboro), WGNS 100.5 FM (Smyrna)
    • Shifting to 94.9 The Fan, 95.1 in Murfreesboro attributable to Predators sport
    • Streaming on GoBlueRaiders.com and the Varsity Community App

Sunday, November 27

  • MBB extension
    • WGNS 101.9 FM / 1450 AM (Murfreesboro), WGNS 100.5 FM (Smyrna)
    • 94.9 The Fan, 95.1 in Murfreesboro
    • Streaming on GoBlueRaiders.com and the Varsity Community App

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