Blue Raiders blank Mean Green

The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders shutdown the North Texas Mean Green with a 35-0 pounding Saturday night.

Tennessee won the game as a 4-point road underdog, while the final score fell UNDER the posted total (41).

Eugene Gross ran for 88 yards and two touchdowns as the Blue Raiders rebounded from a loss last week to move a game above .500 and sit at 3-2 overall.

With the loss, the Mean Green lose their third straight and were shutout at home for the first time since 1981 as they fall to 1-4 overall.