April 15, 2011
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Michigan's Sam Mikulak won the all-around title at the NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships on Friday, becoming the second consecutive Wolverine gymnast to take home the national crown. Mikulak, the Big Ten Gymnast and Freshman of the Year, posted a score of 90.750 en route to the national title.
The Super Six Team Finals also took place on Friday, with Illinois leading the trio of competing Big Ten squads. The Fighting Illini placed third with a team score of 360.150, while Michigan took fifth at 356.200 and Penn State finished sixth at 355.700.
The Big Ten will be well-represented at Saturday's individual event finals, as conference gymnasts locked up 28 spots in the six finals. The event is set for 7 p.m. ET.