MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee football will conclude spring drills on April 14 with the Blue-White Spring Finale presented by Kroger. Practice will get underway at 1 PM inside Floyd Stadium while the Blue Raider baseball team hosts conference foe Rice at 4 PM.
The Finale will have a similar format as the previous two years with different position drills, field goals and a limited amount of 11-on-11 work. The drills will consist of pass scale, 1-on-1, receiver’s vs defensive backs, and inside drill.
At the conclusion of the Spring Finale, Coach Rick Stockstill will present the Spring Awards and recognize the returning lettermen.
Along with the game, there will be numerous activities available for the Blue Raider faithful. Tailgating will be encouraged at both Walnut Grove and the Greenland Drive parking lot the entire day, and the ticket office will be setup to take season ticket renewals and provide any information necessary.
Fans will also be able to pick up a free spring football poster.
Lightning’s Locker Room will also be open for the game. Located at Gate 2-A, doors will open at 11:00 AM and close upon the completion of the game. There will be a large selection of new gear, as well as a large clearance selection that will be available. All BRAA discounts will be available.
On Friday prior to the game, the Legends Golf Tournament will take place for all Blue Raider lettermen. The event will take place at Indian Hills Golf Course in Murfreesboro. Lunch will begin at 11:30 AM with a shotgun start scheduled for 1 PM. The cost is $55 per person and participants are encouraged to make the checks payable to the Varsity Club.
Following is a list of the day’s activities:
11:00 AM: Lightning’s Locker Room Opens
1:00 PM: Blue-White Spring Finale
2:00 PM: Men’s Tennis vs Georgia State at Adams Tennis Complex
4:00 PM: Baseball vs Rice