Collegiate gymnastics weekly recap - Jan. 6-8
posted on 01/09/2017

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WOMEN'S GYMNASTICS

#1 Oklahoma 197.750, #3 Alabama 196.700 - Jan. 6, 2017
NORMAN — The defending national champion Oklahoma women’s gymnastics team entered its 2017 season refocused and ready to embark on a title defense. On Friday, the No. 1 Sooners got off to a good start, shining in a 197.750-196.700 victory over No. 3 Alabama in front of 3,515 fans inside Lloyd Noble Center.

#2 LSU 197.825, #9 Georgia 193.600 - Jan. 6, 2017
BATON ROUGE – No. 2 LSU gymnastics (1-0) put on a show in front of more than 7,000 fans with a score of 197.825 to break the school record for an opening meet score in the Tigers’ victory over No. 9 Georgia Friday night inside the Maravich Center.

#4 UCLA 195.700, #17 Arkansas 195.350 - Jan. 7, 2017
LOS ANGELES - Pauley Pavilion was pure gold today, as Olympic gold medalist Madison Kocian won the all-around and three events in her collegiate debut to lead No. 4 UCLA to a season-opening victory over Arkansas, 195.7-195.35.

#5 Florida 197.100, NC State 194.925 - Jan. 8, 2017
RALEIGH - The NC State gymnastics team opened its 2017 season inside the newly renovated Reynolds Coliseum on Sunday afternoon as it hosted No. 5 Florida. This was the first time since February of 2015 that the Wolfpack has competed inside its home venue, as the team finished with a meet total of 194.925 and the Gators posted a 197.100.

#6 Utah 196.625, #7 Michigan 195.525 - Jan. 7, 2017
SALT LAKE CITY—Utah gymnastics fans waited a long time to see MyKayla Skinner compete in a Utah leotard. She made the wait worth every minute in her collegiate debut, leading lead No. 6 Utah to a 196.625-195.525 win over No. 7 Michigan.

#13 Oregon State 195.575, #8 Auburn 195.275 - Jan. 6, 2017
AUBURN, Ala. – The No. 8 Auburn gymnastics team opened the 2017 season in Auburn Arena Friday night and fell to No. 13 Oregon State, 195.575-195.275.

#14 Denver 195.875, #16 Minnesota 194.725 - Jan. 7, 2017
MINNEAPOLIS - The No. 16 University of Minnesota women’s gymnastics team fell to No. 14 Denver in the season opener, 195.875-194.725, on Saturday night at the Sports Pavilion.

#18 Arizona 194.025, Utah State 191.600, Texas Woman's 189.500 - Jan. 6, 2017
TUCSON, AZ -- Tonight the Arizona GymCats opened their 2017 season at home against Texas Woman's University and Utah State. The GymCats won the meet with a score of 194.025 to Utah State's 191.600 and TWU's 189.500.

#19 Missouri 196.225, Illinois 194.200, Ball State 193.625 - Jan. 6, 2017
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The No. 19 Missouri gymnastics team opened the 2017 season with a bang as the team erupted for a 196.225 to defeat No. 24 Illinois (194.200) and Ball State (193.625) Friday night at the Hearnes Center.


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