Middle Tennessee state dominated Savannah State 61-7 in the Raiders’ 100th season-opener at Floyd Stadium on Saturday.
The Raiders produced 519 yards of offense and limited the Tigers on defense to 219 yards. The Raiders’ 61 points and 54-point margin was the largest ever in a season-opener.
The Blue Raiders really played well on the ground, racking up 261 yards and six touchdowns, starting the season off 1-0.
MTSU is on the road next week against Minnesota.