The Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders (28-4), the No. 1 seed in the Sun Belt Conference Tournament, and the Florida International Golden Panthers (17-13), the No. 4 seed in the tournament, will face each other at 7:30 p.m. Sunday in the tournament semifinals after both teams picked up wins Saturday.
Middle Tennessee beat the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns, 81-66. Three Middle Tennessee players scored in double figures, led by Bruce Massey Jr. with 15 points. Raymond Cintron scored 12 points and James Gallman Jr. scored 11.
Middle Tennessee won both regular season meetings between the teams. See the entire Sun Belt bracket here.