MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – A mid-state basketball rivalry turned into a route Tuesday night as the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders beat the Tennessee State Tigers 77 - 48 at Murphy Center.
Raymond Cintron led the Blue Raiders with 15 points, tying a career-high. MTSU's Marcos Knight, Neiko Hunter, and Shawn Jones also scored in double digits.
The MT men play one of the season’s most anticipated games Friday night when they meet Vanderbilt at Bridgestone Arena. Tipoff in Nashville is set for 8 p.m. with the game being televised on ESPNU.