FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Lewis Sullivan had 17 points and seven rebounds as UAB topped Middle Tennessee 70-61 in the first round of the Conference USA Tourney on Wednesday night.
Middle Tenn. faces UAB in CUSA tourney
No. 12 seed Middle Tennessee (11-20, 8-10) vs. No. 5 seed UAB (18-13, 10-8)
Conference USA Conference Tourney First Round, Ford Center at The Star, Frisco, Texas; Wednesday, 6:30 p.m....
Middle Tenn. looks for home win vs UTEP
UTEP (8-20, 3-14) vs. Middle Tennessee (10-20, 7-10)
Murphy Athletic Center, Murfreesboro, Tennessee; Saturday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Middle Tennessee looks for its fourth...
UTEP looks to end streak vs Middle Tenn.
Middle Tennessee (9-20, 6-10) vs. UTEP (8-19, 3-13)
Don Haskins Center, El Paso, Texas; Wednesday, 9 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Middle Tennessee looks to extend UTEP's conference losing...
HOUSTON (AP) — Quentin Millora-Brown had 10 points and 10 rebounds to lead Rice to a 67-61 win over Middle Tennessee on Sunday.
Drew Peterson had 16 points for Rice (12-17, 7-9 Conference...
Middle Tenn. seeks revenge on Rice
Middle Tennessee (9-19, 6-9) vs. Rice (11-17, 6-9)
Tudor Fieldhouse, Houston; Sunday, 3 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Rice goes for the season sweep over Middle Tennessee after winning the...
Green nails 7 from deep, helps Middle Tenn. to 71-53 victory
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Antonio Green drained seven from deep to total 21 points as Middle Tennessee dominated the second half to beat Charlotte 71-53 on Thursday night.
Middle Tennessee (8-16, 5-6 Conference USA), which won its third straight, has won five of its last seven after dropping 13 in a row.
Trey Murphy scores 18 points and Rice tops Middle Tennessee
HOUSTON (AP) — Trey Murphy III scored 18 points and the fourth of his four 3-pointers ignited a decisive run in Rice's 79-68 victory over Middle Tennessee on Thursday night.
The second half saw big go-ahead runs alternating among both teams, but Rice went on a 16-0 blitz to take command 70-55 with 3:34 remaining. Murphy's 3-pointer, his final points of the game, gave Rice the lead to begin the outburst.
Middle Tennessee rallies to beat UTEP 75-72
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Antonio Green hit five 3-pointers and scored 21 points, Reggie Scurry added 19 points, nine rebounds and made four assists, and Middle Tennessee rallied to beat UTEP 75-72 on Saturday night.
Donovan Sims scored 12 with two 3s for the Blue Raiders (5-14, 2-4 Conference USA), who scored 27 points off of 20 forced turnovers and made 8 of 22 3-pointers.
Beard Jr., Jacob lead FIU past Middle Tennessee 83-76
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Brian Beard Jr. and Trejon Jacob combined to make 11 3-pointers and score 48 points and Florida International pulled away in the second half for an 83-76 victory over Middle Tennessee in a Conference USA opener on Thursday night.
Middle Tennessee beats Milligan for McDevitt’s 100th win
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Antonio Green sank six 3-pointers and scored 24 points, senior Karl Gamble had his first career double-double and Middle Tennessee beat NAIA Milligan 102-70 on Friday for coach Nick McDevitt's 100th career victory.
Green, who also had 24 points in the opener, scored 18 in the first half and the Blue Raiders went on a 31-2 run over a six-minute stretch to help build a 55-25 halftime lead.
Walters leads Middle Tennessee past UTEP in 81-50 win
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Brandon Walters scored 17 points, hauled in 12 rebounds and Middle Tennessee never trailed in an 81-50 win over Texas-El Paso on Saturday night.
It was Walters' first career double-double, finishing 6 of 7 from the field and missing just one of his six free throws.
Karl Gamble added 12 points and Nick King had 11 for Middle Tennessee, which shot 50 percent from the field and dominated the glass 42-26.
Middle Tennessee edges Western Kentucky 66-62
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Nick King scored 28 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Middle Tennessee snapped Western Kentucky's seven-game win streak with 66-62 victory on Saturday night.
Giddy Potts added 16 points for the Blue Raiders (14-6, 6-1 Conference USA) and Karl Gamble chipped in eight points and five rebounds.
The lead changed hands five times in the first half before a final 10-3 surge by King and Karl Gamble lifted Middle Tennessee to a 29-22 lead at the break.