Middle Tennessee (7-6)

    MTSU kicks off bowl season with a win in the Bahamas

    Middle Tennessee St. wins the first bowl game of the season, beating Toledo 31-24 in the Bahamas Bowl.

    MTS 31, TOL 24

    Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders vs. Toledo Rockets | Full Game Highlights

    The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders beat the Toledo Rockets 31-24 at the Bahamas Bowl. MTSU QB threw for 270 YDS and 2 TDs to secure the win.

    MTS 31, TOL 24

    Toledo keeps hope alive with late TD

    Dequan Finn throws a 13-yard touchdown to DeMeer Blankumsee to get cut Middle Tennessee's lead to 31-24 with 1:08 to play.

    MTS 31, TOL 24

    Nick Vattiato goes deep to Jarrin Pierce on 59-yard MTSU TD

    Jarrin Pierce burns the Toledo secondary and races away for a 59-yard touchdown to extend Middle Tennessee's lead.

    MTS 31, TOL 24

    Toledo's Jamal Hines ejected for targeting

    Toledo's Jamal Hines is ejected from the Bahamas Bowl after a helmet-to-helmet hit on Middle Tennessee QB Nick Vattiato.

    MTS 31, TOL 24

    Mike Diliello puts MTSU ahead with 17-yard TD run

    Middle Tennessee QB Mike Diliello scampers into the end zone on a 17-yard QB keeper.

    MTS 31, TOL 24

    MTSU trick play turns into huge INT for Toledo

    Samuel Womack makes the interception and runs it back 49 yards to set Toledo's offense up inside the red zone.

    MTS 31, TOL 24

    Amazing one-handed grab helps set up MTSU TD

    Jarrin Pierce makes a sensational catch as Middle Tennessee State marches down the field before Frank Peasant runs in for a touchdown.

    MTS 31, TOL 24

    Matt Landers makes a great catch on 90-yard Toledo TD

    Dequan Finn airs it out to Matt Landers, who bobbles the ball before pulling it in and racing away for an 90-yard score.

    MTS 31, TOL 24

    Yusuf Ali pulls in 6-yard TD catch for MTSU

    Middle Tennessee State opens the scoring in the Bahamas Bowl as Nick Vattiato connects with Yusuf Ali for the score.

    MTS 31, TOL 24

    Toledo QB goes 40 yards to the house on 4th down

    Dequan Finn converts on 4th-and-1 then keeps running all the way to the end zone.

    MTS 31, TOL 24

    Old Dominion's 2 4th quarter TDs lead them to win

    Old Dominion gets two fourth-quarter touchdowns, leading them to the 24-17 win over Middle Tennessee State.

    ODU 24, MTS 17

    Martell Pettaway races 57 yards untouched for a Middle Tennessee TD

    Middle Tennessee keeps piling it on against Florida International as Martell Pettaway makes a 57-yard score look easy.

    FIU 10, MTS 50

    Middle Tennessee scores TDs off a blocked punt and scoop-and-score

    Middle Tennessee gets two non-offensive touchdowns as the block a punt for a touchdown and get a scoop-and-score touchdown.

    USM 10, MTS 35

    Chase Cunningham's 24-yard TD pass puts dagger in UConn

    Chase Cunningham with 24-yard touchdown pass to Jarrin Pierce as Middle Tennessee goes up 40-13.

    MTS 44, UCONN 13

    McCrary, Minnesota power through Middle Tennessee, 34-3

    From taking his team to see Gophers legend Bruce Smith's gravesite to making his "Row The Boat" mantra ubiquitous across town, new Minnesota coach P.J.

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    Middle Tennessee head coach Rick Stockstill watches from the sideline in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Marshall, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, in Murfreesboro, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)