Gophers Hold No. 6 National Ranking
Feb. 11, 2014
By Ben Gotz, Athletic Communications Student Assistant
MINNEAPOLIS – After their second-straight win, a 434.200 to 431.550 road win over Air Force last weekend, the Gophers held onto No. 6 in the GymInfo national rankings this week. Minnesota also moved up a place to the same spot in the coaches poll with an average score of 432.350.
The top five teams in both polls ahead of the Gophers are No. 1 Oklahoma (445.050), No. 2 Michigan (441.900), No. 3 Stanford (434.517), No. 4 Ohio State (434.100), and No. 5 Illinois (434.033).
No. 7 Penn State is one spot below the Gophers in both polls with an average score of 430.517.
Below are how the Gophers stack up against the national leaders in each event as a team and as individuals in the national rankings for the week of Feb. 10.
TOP 20 INDIVIDUALS RANKINGS
1. C.J. Maestas, Illinois – 16.000
15. Jack Metcalf, Minnesota – 14.917