Middle Tennessee guard Tyrik Dixon, left, and Charlotte guard Jon Davis dive for a ball at midcourt in Saturday’s Conference USA basketball game at Halton Arena. The 49ers fell 78-73 to the Blue Raiders, who remain on top of the C-USA standings.
Middle Tennessee guard Tyrik Dixon, left, and Charlotte guard Jon Davis dive for a ball at midcourt in Saturday’s Conference USA basketball game at Halton Arena. The 49ers fell 78-73 to the Blue Raiders, who remain on top of the C-USA standings. Benjamin Robson
Middle Tennessee guard Tyrik Dixon, left, and Charlotte guard Jon Davis dive for a ball at midcourt in Saturday’s Conference USA basketball game at Halton Arena. The 49ers fell 78-73 to the Blue Raiders, who remain on top of the C-USA standings. Benjamin Robson

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February 03, 2018 10:25 PM