Collegiate gymnastics weekend recap - Jan. 16-19, 2020
posted on 01/20/2020

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WOMEN'S GYMNASTICS

#1 Oklahoma 198.250, #9 Alabama 197.400 - Jan. 17, 2020
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The No. 9 Alabama gymnastics squad put together a total team effort to post its highest score in a home opener in program history Friday night in Coleman Coliseum, tallying a 197.400 in front of 10,835 fans.

#2 Florida 196.850, #19 Missouri 195.600 - Jan. 17, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Freshman Helen Hu (Chicago, Ill.) tied Mizzou's individual bars record in No. 19 Mizzou gymnastics' 196.850-195.600 loss to No. 2 Florida on Friday night at the Hearnes Center.

#3 Denver 197.250, Arkansas 196.825 - Jan. 17, 2020
FAYETTEVILLE – The Arkansas gymnastics team set fire to Barnhill Arena on Friday night, recording a home-opener high score of 196.825 against no.3 Denver in front of a record 6,714 fans.

#5 UCLA 197.425, #15 BYU 195.875, Utah State 194.750 - Jan. 18, 2020
PROVO, Utah – No. 15 BYU took second place with a season-high 195.875 against No. 5 UCLA (197.425) and Utah State (194.750) on Saturday at the Marriott Center.

#6 Minnesota 196.875, Rutgers 194.550, Bowling Green 191.025, Ursinus 184.800 - Jan. 18, 2020
PISCATAWAY, N.J. – Rutgers gymnastics returned to the RAC for its 2020 home opener on Saturday, finishing second in the quad meet with a score of 194.550.

#7 LSU 196.575, #20 Auburn 196.275 - Jan. 17, 2020
BATON ROUGE – In front of 11,227 Tiger fans, the seventh-ranked LSU Gymnastics team defeated Auburn, 196.575 – 196.275, Friday night inside the Maravich Center.

#8 Maryland 196.125, Iowa 195.675 - Jan. 19, 2020
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The No. 8 Maryland gymnastics team earned 196.125 to win their home opener against Iowa. The Terrapins are now 3-0 on the season and 1-0 in the Big Ten.

#10 Nebraska 195.150, Penn State 194.000 - Jan. 16, 2020
LINCOLN, Neb -- The No. 10 Nebraska women's gymnastics team (2-1, 1-0 Big Ten) defeated the Penn State Nittany Lions (1-4, 0-1 Big Ten) at the Bob Devaney Sports Center by a score of 195.150-194.000 on Thursday night.

#11 Kentucky 196.375, North Carolina 194.625, NC State 194.425, Lindenwood 193.300 - Jan. 17, 2020
LEXINGTON, Ky. – No. 11 Kentucky surged back from a slow second rotation to a first-place finish (196.375) versus No. 29 North Carolina (194.625), No. 39 NC State (194.425) and No. 50 Lindenwood (193.300) on Friday at Memorial Coliseum.

#12 Iowa State 195.800, West Virginia 194.500 - Jan. 17, 2020
AMES, Iowa – The No. 12 Iowa State gymnastics team (3-1, 1-0 Big 12) took home the victory against No. 24 West Virginia at Hilton Coliseum Friday night. Iowa State posted a season-high 195.800 in the win.

#16 Michigan 196.700, #13 Illinois 195.650 - Jan. 18, 2020
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The No. 13 Fighting Illini women's gymnastics team set some season highs Saturday but lost to No. 16 Michigan, 196.700 - 195.650.

#14 Central Michigan 195.100, Eastern Michigan 194.175 - Jan. 19, 2020
YPSILANTI, Mich. – The Eastern Michigan University gymnastics team battled Mid-American Conference foe Central Michigan University in its home opener, Jan. 19, at the Convocation Center. The Chippewas ultimately defeated the Eagles, 195.100-194.175.

#18 California 197.325, Stanford 195.550 - Jan. 19, 2020
BERKELEY, Calif. – California turned in a trio of top team scores to set a new season-best score and surge past Stanford, 197.325-195.550, Sunday afternoon in Haas Pavilion.


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MEN'S GYMNASTICS

#1 Oklahoma 412.200, Ohio State 397.600, #8 Arizona State 380.700 - Jan. 18, 2020
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Buckeyes placed second in all six events on their way to a second-place finish. Oklahoma won the meet with a 412.200 followed by Ohio State at 397.600 and Arizona State at 380.700.

#2 Stanford 401.850, #10 California 385.700, #11 Air Force 369.400 - Jan. 18, 2020
BERKELEY, Calif. - Improving its overall team score by over three points, the California men's gymnastics team saw some improvements from its season opener in Saturday's tri meet against Stanford and Air Force from Haas Pavilion.

Michigan 400.000, #7 Minnesota 398.750, #4 Illinois 394.200, Iowa 393.100, #17 UIC 358.650, Northern Illinois 298.300 - Jan. 18, 2020
CHICAGO, Ill. -- The University of Michigan men's gymnastics team opened up its 2020 season with a victory in the 50th Windy City Invitational, winning the meet with a 400.000 team score ahead of five other teams -- Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Northern Illinois and host Illinois-Chicago.

#6 Navy 408.800, #13 William & Mary 382.800, #14 Springfield 376.450, #15 Temple 354.200 - Jan. 18, 2020
ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The Navy men's gymnastics team turned in one of the top performances across the entire 2020 NCAA Gymnastics landscape on Saturday afternoon with a score of 408.8 at its annual Navy Open.


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