April 10, 2013
MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. – University of Minnesota women’s gymnastics head coach Meg Stephenson and her husband, volunteer assistant coach Jim Stephenson, will be guests on “Sports to the Max” with host Mike Max this evening from 7:20 to 8:00 p.m. on News Radio 830 WCCO.
The Stephensons will talk about Minnesota’s upcoming trip to the 2013 NCAA Championships at Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles, Calif. The No. 8 Gophers (25-6) will take part in the six-team Semifinal #1 on Friday, April 19, at 2:00 p.m. CT.
If Minnesota finishes among the top three in its semifinal, it will advance to the “Super Six” Team Finals on Saturday, April 20, at 6:00 p.m. CT. The semifinals will be streamed live online via NCAA.com, while the Team Finals and Sunday’s Individual Event Finals will be available via ESPN3.com.
Host Mike Max will ask questions about Minnesota’s first appearance at the NCAA Championships since finishing ninth during 2002, as well as spending some time talking about the sport of gymnastics and last summer’s 2012 Olympic Games.
For information about the NCAA Championships, click here.
Gophers Top Spartans
The Golden Gophers edged out Michigan State 193.875 to 193.000 on Friday night at Jenison Field House in East Lansing, Mich.
Meet Preview: Gophers Travel to Michigan State
The No. 21 Golden Gophers will face Michigan State this Friday, Jan. 20 at 6:00 p.m. on the road.
Gophers Place First in Quad Meet
Minnesota placed first with a score of 194.900 at a quad meet against Arizona (193.225), Maryland (192.350) and Alaska Anchorage (188.175).