June 24, 2014
The 2013-14 academic year featured exceptional accomplishments for UIC student-athletes. Over the summer months (June 2 – August 8), UICFlames.com will rewind and look back on the Top 40 Flames’ Moments from 2013-14. Each sport will be featured over ten weeks as we recap the year that was in UIC Athletics.
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Team: Men’s Gymnastics
Moment: UIC to Host 2018 NCAA Men’s Gymnastics Championships
Date: December 11, 2013
Location: Indianapolis, Ind.
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced on December 11 that the University of Illinois at Chicago's UIC Pavilion has been selected as the site of the 2018 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships. The three-day competition will be held at the UIC Pavilion in April 2018.
- This will be the first time UIC has hosted the NCAA Men’s Gymnastics Championships. The event is being co-hosted with the Chicago Sports Commission.
- The UIC Pavilion will be the venue for the Championships, and is also home to UIC’s men’s and women’s basketball teams.
- The 2015 NCAA National Championships are set to take place at the Lloyd Noble Center at the University of Oklahoma in Norman, Oklahoma. The 2016 Championships will be hosted by Ohio State University at the St. John Arena in Columbus, Ohio. In 2017 the Championships will take place at the Holleder Center in West Point, New York and will be hosted by the Army.
PREVIOUS TOP MOMENTS
June 2 - Men's Soccer Posts 1-0 Shutout Against #19 Gonzaga
June 3 - Women's Basketball Defeats Wisconsin for Eighth Straight Win
June 5 - Granderson Opens New Stadium at UIC
June 6 - Ehrhardt Wins HL Women's Athlete of the Year
June 9 - Dion Named NCAA Regional Gymnast of the Year
June 10 - Ogunleye Wins Triple Jump at HL Championships
June 12 - Volleyball's Five-Set Win over Marshall
June 13 - Barlow's 38 Points Clinches Third Place for Flames at Showcase
June 16 - Women's Tennis Defeats Oakland 6-1
June 17 - Smollen Wins Individual Title at Green Bay Dual
June 19 - Ishimaru Wins 200 Butterfly at HL Championship
June 20 - UIC Upsets Michigan State and Indiana in Hoosier Classic
June 23 - Women's Soccer Completes Roster for Inaugural Season