NCAA Championships Action Begins Thursday
April 14, 2010
All six Big Ten men's gymnastics teams begin competition at the 2010 NCAA Men's Gymnastics National Qualifier on Thursday. Session 1 begins at 1 p.m. ET and Session 2 begins at 7 p.m., with the top three teams in each session advancing to Friday's team final. Additionally, the top three all-around competitors from each session not on an advancing team move on to Friday's all-around final, scheduled for 7 p.m. Individual event finals are scheduled for 7 p.m. on Saturday.
Three Big Ten teams, No. 1 Illinois, No. 5 Ohio State and No. 8 Penn State, begin competition during Thursday's afternoon session, and the remaining three, No. 3 Michigan, No. 7 Minnesota and No. 11 Iowa, will take to the gym during the evening session.
ESPN2 will broadcast Friday's team and all-around finals competition in tape delay at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, April 23.