Collegiate gymnastics weekly recap - Jan. 16-22
posted on 01/23/2017

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#1 Oklahoma 197.925, West Virginia 195.550 - Jan. 21, 2017
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The West Virginia University gymnastics team opened its 2017 home season tonight at the WVU Coliseum with a season-high showing but ultimately lost to No. 1-ranked Oklahoma, 197.925-195.55.

#2 LSU 197.475, Texas Woman's 192.625 - Jan. 20, 2017
BATON ROUGE – In front of more than 11,500 Tiger fans, the fourth-largest crowd in the history of the program, the second-ranked LSU gymnastics team improved to 3-0 on the season with a team score of 197.475 Friday evening in the Maravich Center.

#3 Florida 197.325, North Carolina 194.300 - Jan. 20, 2017
CHAPEL HILL – North Carolina lost to No. 3 Florida Friday night in the first home gymnastics meet of the season, 197.325-194.300, but the Tar Heels set an attendance record as 4,071 fans came to the #BETRUE-themed event at Carmichael Arena.

#4 Alabama 197.225, #8 Missouri 195.500 - Jan. 20, 2017
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The No. 8 Missouri gymnastics fell to No. 4 Alabama 197.225-195.500 Friday night at the Hearnes Center. Freshman Aspen Tucker (Lehigh Acres, Florida) claimed the all-around title with a career-best total of 39.325.

#5 Utah 197.625, #7 Denver 196.875, #15 Boise State 196.225, UIC 193.250 - Jan. 20, 2017
SALT LAKE CITY—The Utah gymnasts may have started the week badly, but they got off a blistering start when meet day rolled around, scoring a season-high 197.625 to beat No. 7 Denver (196.875), No. 15 Boise State (196.225) and Illinois-Chicago (193.250).

#9 Kentucky 197.100, #11 Auburn 195.800 - Jan. 20, 2017
LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky wasted no time in breaking a program high set just one week ago. After posting a 196.950 at Florida last weekend, the No. 9 Wildcats turned around and scored a 197.100 in their home opener in front of the sold out crowd inside Memorial Coliseum on Friday night.

#10 Nebraska 196.050, Rutgers 194.200, Brown 190.650, West Chester 190.475 - Jan. 21, 2017
PISCATAWAY, N.J. – In front of a sold-out crowd at the Livingston Gym, Rutgers gymnastics reached a season-high mark on three events, including the final two rotations, to pick up a 194.200 Saturday night.

#12 Michigan 197.050, #19t Illinois 195.300 - Jan. 22, 2017
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Senior Nicole Artz scored a perfect 10.0 on floor as the No. 12-ranked University of Michigan women's gymnastics team (197.050) defeated No. 19 Illinois (195.300) in its home opener on Sunday (Jan. 22) at Crisler Center.

#13 California 196.300, #17 Washington 195.325, San Jose State 193.875 - Jan. 21, 2017
BERKELEY – Desiree Palomares and Toni-Ann Williams each picked up event titles in a third consecutive meet to keep No. 13 California women's gymnastics undefeated in 2017.

#14 George Washington 196.000, Towson 194.050 - Jan. 22, 2017
TOWSON, Md. – Despite recording a season-best team score of 194.050, the Towson University gymnastics team fell to No. 14 George Washington on Sunday afternoon.

#16 Georgia 196.875, NC State 194.800 - Jan. 16, 2017
ATHENS, Ga. -- The 16th-ranked Georgia gymnastics team celebrated its home opener in style, sweeping event titles en route to a 196.875-194.800 victory over No. 25 North Carolina State on Monday afternoon at Stegeman Coliseum.

#16 Georgia 196.225, Arkansas 195.025 - Jan. 20, 2017
ATHENS, Ga. -- The sixteenth-ranked Georgia gymnastics team (3-1, 2-1) defeated the No. 23 Arkansas Razorbacks (0-3, 0-2) by a 196.225-195.025 final score in front of a season-best crowd of 9,899 on Friday night in Stegeman Coliseum.

Iowa 196.175, #18 Ohio State 195.525 - Jan. 21, 2017
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The No. 18 Ohio State women’s gymnastics team fell to No. 22 Iowa, 196.175-195.525, Saturday afternoon at St. John Arena.

#19t Oregon State 196.900, Northern Illinois 192.850, Seattle Pacific 189.700 - Jan. 21, 2017
CORVALLIS, Ore. – The 19th-ranked Oregon State gymnastics team (4-0) posted season-high marks on all four events in Saturday afternoon's home opener against Northern Illinois (4-2) and Seattle Pacific (0-3).


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MEN'S GYMNASTICS

#1 Oklahoma 426.600, #5 Nebraska 414.400 - Jan. 21, 2017
LINCOLN, Neb. --- Chris Stephenson and Antonio Castro claimed individual event titles with season-high scores in the Huskers home opener against No. 1 Oklahoma on Saturday at the Bob Devaney Sports Center.

#2 Stanford 423.600, #8 California 398.850, Washington 375.650 - Jan. 21, 2017
STANFORD, Calif. - Different day, same result as the No. 2 Cardinal hosted its 25th annual Stanford Open against No. 8 Cal and Washington Saturday night to a packed Burnham Pavilion.

#3 Penn State 414.200, #11 Army 396.050 - Jan. 21, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The Penn State men’s gymnastics team picked up a 414.200-396.050 victory over Army West Point in its home-opener against Army West Point Saturday, Jan. 21 at Rec Hall.

#4 Illinois 422.900, #12 Arizona State 396.200 - Jan. 21, 2017
TEMPE, ARIZ. – Illinois Men's Gymnastics took down Arizona State on Saturday, 422.900-396.200. The Fighting Illini took all seven event titles, and led the entire way.

#10 Minnesota 407.700, #6 Air Force 395.350 - Jan. 21, 2017
MINNEAPOLIS - No. 5 Minnesota topped No. 10 Air Force 407.700 to 395.350 on Saturday afternoon at the Sports Pavilion. In the second meet of the year, the Gophers' team score improved by over ten points.

#7 Ohio State 412.150, #18 UIC 381.500 - Jan. 20, 2017
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio State men's gymnastics team ran away with a 412.150-381.500 dual meet victory over No. 17 UIC on Friday evening at St. John Arena.

#13 Navy 397.650, #16 William & Mary 390.600, #14 Springfield 389.700, #17 Temple 366.650 - Jan. 21, 2017
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - In front of a standing room only crowd that engulfed both sides of the Macdonough Hall Gym, the Navy Gymnastics team won its third straight Navy Open title in competition against William & Mary, Springfield and Temple on Saturday.

#15 Iowa 404.100, #18 UIC 374.300 - Jan. 22, 2017
IOWA, CITY, Iowa -- The No. 15 University of Iowa men's gymnastics team defeated No. 18 UIC, 404.100-374.300, in their first home meet of the season at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Sunday afternoon.


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