Women's Gymnastics Is Alabama-Bound For NCAA Regionals
March 26, 2001
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona State's ninth-ranked women's gymnastics team will be heading to Tuscaloosa, Ala., to compete in the NCAA Central Regional April 7 at 6:00 p.m. (CST), the NCAA announced today.
In addition to No. 4 Alabama, which will host the event at its own Coleman Coliseum, the Sun Devils will match-up with No 16 Minnesota, No. 20 Kent State, No. 21 Ohio State and unranked Kentucky.
The top-two team finishers in each six-team meet will advance to the NCAA Championships, April 19-21 in Athens, Ga.
In the 19-year history of the NCAA Championships, ASU has qualified as a team 15 times. Last year marked the first occasion that ASU failed to qualify either as a team or individually.
For NCAA Central Regional ticket information, call (205) 348-6111.
Complete Regional Pairings:
West Regional -- @ UCLA
UCLA, BYU, Oregon State, California, Cal State Fullerton and Boise State.
Southeast Regional -- @ Florida
Georgia, Florida, Iowa, Maryland, George Washington and North Carolina.
South Central Regional -- @ Nebraska
Nebraska, Penn State, Washington, Oklahoma, Arizona, Illinois State.
Central Regional -- @ Alabama
Alabama, Arizona State, Minnesota, Kent State, Ohio State, Kentucky.
North Central Regional -- @ Utah
Utah, Iowa State, West Virginia, Denver, Utah State, Air Force.
Northeast Regional -- @ Michigan
Stanford, Michigan, LSU, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Pittsburgh.