Men's Gymnastics Hosts Nations Elite In Pair Of Weekend Competitions
March 3, 2011
CHICAGO - The UIC men's gymnastics squad closes out the home portion of the regular season with five of the country's top 12 teams converging upon the Physical Education Building this weekend.
Friday's 7 p.m. meet features second-ranked Stanford, No. three Illinois and Air Force, who currently sit in one spot ahead of the Flames in 12th.
Sunday sees a return of the Falcons of the Air Force, along with No. nine Ohio State and the first ECAC conference foe to grace the PEB this season in 11th-ranked Temple.
UIC comes off a season-high 339.200 weekend versus Minnesota on Feb. 27 that saw the Flames put up their best event scores in five events.
Sunday's meet, the final regular season home contest of the season, will serve as Senior day, where the UIC quartet of seniors will be honored at the conclusion of the quad meet.