The MTSU Lady Raiders completed their first week of official practice Friday at Murphy Center. Two Cannon County natives are in the middle of the action as seven-time Hall of Fame Coach Rick Insell and senior guard Abbey Sissom prepare for the 2017-18 campaign. The Lady Raiders open the season at Vanderbilt, Nov. 10. Their first exhibition game is against Tennessee Wesleyan at Murphy Center, Oct. 29, at 2 p.m. Above, Insell diagrams a play for Sissom during practice while.