GETTING IN THE GAME

GETTING IN THE GAME

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Since MTSU joined Conference USA, Blue Raider squads have consistently attended postseason play, won championships, and achieved C-USA All Academic team status. Here are just some of the many recent athletic and academic highlights achieved by MTSU student-athletes.

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Men’s Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Track (Indoor/Outdoor)

Women’s Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track (Indoor/Outdoor)
  • Volleyball


Men’s Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Track (Indoor/Outdoor)

Women’s Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track (Indoor/Outdoor)
  • Volleyball
  • In the Fall 2018 semester, 11 of 15 teams had a 3.0 or higher semester grade point average; 118 student-athletes made the Dean’s List by earning a 3.5 GPA or above; and 38 posted a perfect 4.0 GPA. Overall, 187 of 341 student-athletes recorded a 3.0 GPA or higher.
  • Tanner Owens earned a spot in the 2018 U.S. Amateur Championship at Pebble Beach, becoming the 12th Blue Raider to qualify for the event and first since 2011.
  • Middle Tennessee football clinched its first C-USA East Division title in 2018 and earned home-field advantage in the C-USA championship game. The Blue Raiders were awarded a New Orleans Bowl berth, marking a school-record fourth straight bowl game and the eighth under Coach Rick Stockstill.
  • Rick Stockstill, tabbed C-USA Coach of the Year, and quarterback Brent Stockstill, named C-USA MVP, became only the second father and son to win conference coach and player of the year honors in the same season in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS).
  • Blue Raider baseball, women’s golf, and volleyball all earned 2018 NCAA Public Recognition Awards for scoring in the top 10 percent in their respective sport based on the most recent multi-year Academic Progress Rate (APR). Women’s golf program and volleyball had a perfect 1000, while baseball compiled an impressive 996.
  • Every Blue Raider athletic team earned a multi-year APR of over 930 for nine years running, with each team scoring over 969 (out of 1000). MTSU had 13 of 15 sports post at least 975 for this most recent Academic Progress rate that averaged scores from 2013–14 through 2016–17, and six teams exceeded 990.
  • Seven teams boasted perfect marks of 1000—men’s cross country, both men’s and women’s golf, women’s cross country, softball, women’s tennis, and volleyball—in the NCAA’s single-year APR for 2016–17.
  • Abike Egbeniyi was named 2018 C-USA Female Track Athlete of the Year and finished runner-up nationally in the NCAA’s outdoor 800-meter final.
  • Softball and men’s golf both won their first C-USA tournament titles and advanced to the NCAA Regionals in 2018.
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