Sports & Entertainment






Archive for the ‘Football’ Category

Posted by Mike Curran ADD COMMENTS

NOTRE DAME TO PLAY LSU IN THE 17th ANNUAL FRANKLIN AMERICAN MORTGAGE MUSIC CITY BOWL Game will represent both teams’ first trip to the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl and first on field meeting since 2007 Sugar Bowl NASHVILLE, Tenn., (Dec. 7, 2014) – Representatives from the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl announced today the Notre Dame Fighting Irish will represent the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) in the 17th annual Bowl as they take on the LSU Tigers […]

Categories: Featured, Football, Sports
Posted by Joe Shivak ADD COMMENTS

BLUE RAIDERS – GOLDEN EAGLES NOTES OF INTEREST By JOE SHIVAK Photo by MIKE CURRAN MURFREESBORO, TN ( 10-4)…………………… Middle Tennessee comes into the contest on Saturday morning leading the East Division of the Conference-USA league with a 2-0 record. They share the top spot with FIU who has an identical record. The Blue Raiders have wins against Western Kentucky and Old Dominion. Southern Miss is a member of the West Division of C-USA and have a record of 0-1.  […]

Categories: Featured, Football, MTSU, Sports
Posted by Joe Shivak ADD COMMENTS

WILD FINISH TO BLUE RAIDERS – HILLTOPPERS BATTLE BY JOE SHIVAK PHOTOS BY MIKE CURRAN Murfreesboro, TN ( 9/13)………………………..It took three overtime tries but the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders defeated the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers 50-47 in a 4 hour marathon game at Floyd Stadium on Saturday night. An Austin Grammer to Ed’Marque Batties 25 yard TD pass in the third overtime period sealed the deal for Middle against a Conference USA opponent. The score put an end to a see-saw […]

Categories: Featured, Football, MTSU, Sports
Posted by Joe Shivak ADD COMMENTS

MIDDLE TENNESSEE-WESTERN KENTUCKY NOTES OF INTEREST BY JOE SHIVAK PHOTOS BY MIKE CURRAN MURFREESBORO, TN ( 9/13)…………The Blue Raiders were celebrating Black Out Night in Floyd Stadium in front of an announced crowd of  24,911. The faithful home crowd wore black attire while the visitor section showed the bright red colors of the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers. It was the eighth largest crowd in school history and the most since the 2010 home opener against Minnesota. These  two teams last played on November 1,2012 […]

Categories: Featured, Football, MTSU, Sports
Posted by Mike Curran ADD COMMENTS

Nashville Team Qualifies for  Football University National Championship  ROCKAWAY, NJ (September 5, 2014) – The FBU National Championship kicks off December 6th at 16 venues across America, with the winners advancing to round 2 on December 7th. The structure of the Football University (FBU) National Championship is a combination of the Little League World Series and the NCAA March Madness. The single-elimination tournament, features 192-region-based teams (64-teams in each age bracket – 6th, 7th and 8th grade) comprised of the […]

Categories: Featured, Football
Posted by Mike Curran ADD COMMENTS

  RAIDERS OPEN SEASON VERSUS SAVANNAH STATE Middle Tennessee Head Coach Rick StockstillOpening Statement: Savannah State you know is coming off a not so hot of a record last year. They return six starters on offense, and eight on defense. It’s Coach Wilson’s second year so we’re expecting a much improved Savannah State team over last year. You guys know, first games, you never know what you’re going to see, what changes schematically teams do in the offseason.  Savannah State is a […]

Categories: Featured, Football, MTSU
Posted by Mike Curran ADD COMMENTS

  STOCKSTILL WANTS FORMER PLAYERS BACK FOR OPENER MURFREESBORO – The Middle Tennessee football program is inviting all former players to the season opener against Savannah State to celebrate the 100th season of Raider football. All former coaches and managers are also invited to be special guests and be a visible part of the night’s ceremonies.All guests will receive two free tickets, two end zone field passes, a pre-game picnic dinner, and a gift commemorating the historic occasion.Guests will also be encouraged […]

Categories: Featured, Football, MTSU
Posted by Mike Curran ADD COMMENTS

RAIDERS HOLD KICKING SCRIMMAGE MURFREESBORO – The Blue Raiders conducted a 12-period kicking scrimmage this morning for practice 11 inside Floyd Stadium. The team started with field goals, then punting before moving to punt block. The scrimmage concluded with work on kickoff return and kickoff coverage. The final nine periods of practice consisted of team work, the inside drill and more on the two-minute offense. The Blue Raiders will return to the field after dinner on Wednesday for another 15-period practice in […]

Categories: Featured, Football, MTSU
Posted by Mike Curran ADD COMMENTS

OLE MISS TO PLAY GEORGIA TECH IN THE 16th ANNUAL FRANKLIN AMERICAN MORTGAGE MUSIC CITY BOWL Rebels and Yellow Jackets meet for first time since the 1971 Peach Bowl  NASHVILLE, Tenn., (Dec. 8, 2013)– Representatives of the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl announced today the Ole Miss Rebels will represent the Southeastern Conference (SEC) in the 16th annual Bowl as they take on the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). Kickoff will be Monday, Dec. 30 at […]

Categories: Featured, Football
Posted by Mike Curran ADD COMMENTS

Vanderbilt accepts BBVA Compass Bowl invitation ‘Dores will play Houston from the American Athletic Conference on Jan. 4 NASHVILLE – Vanderbilt has officially accepted an invitation to face Houston of the American Athletic Conference in the 8th annual BBVA Compass Bowl on Saturday, January 4 in Birmingham, Ala. For the 8-4 Commodores, it marks a program-record three consecutive postseason bowl games under Head Coach James Franklin, following appearances in the 2012 Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl and 2011 AutoZone Liberty […]

Categories: Featured, Football, Vanderbilt


Amped Up Weekly News eLetter
Sign up today!

Enter Email address

Advertisers
Amped Up Videos by: Amped Up Production
Social Media
Twitter Updates
No public Twitter messages.
Advertisers