Oklahoma earned its sixth straight and 10th overall Big 12 Gymnastics Championship title after recording 197.375 points. Maggie Nichols (OU) notched the first perfect score on vault in meet history on the Sooner's way to victory.
The Big 12 Gymnastics Championship returns tomorrow, March 18 to Dr Pepper Arena in Frisco, Texas. Competition is scheduled to begin at 4 p.m. CT.
The Big 12 Conference has announced the 2017 All-Big 12 Gymnastics Team, which includes the top three conference gymnasts with the highest regional qualifying score (RQS) in each event and two all-around competitors.
Twenty-nine student-athletes have been named to the 2017 Academic All-Big 12 Gymnastics Team.
Maddie Karr (DU), AJ Jackson (OU) and Maggie Nichols (OU) receive weekly award nods following the final week of regular season competition.
Two perfect scores along with a 9.9 led Chayse Capps (OU), Leah Lomonte (DU) and Maggie Nichols (OU) to Big 12 gymnastics honors.
Fifty-nine student-athletes have been awarded the 2017 Dr. Gerald Lage Academic Achievement Award, the Big 12 Conference's highest academic honor.
Oklahoma's Chayse Capps, McKenzie Wofford and Jade Degouveia record this week's honors after helping the Sooners to a 2-0 weekend.
Two freshman: Oklahoma's Maggie Nichols and Denver's Maddie Karr earn Big 12 Gymnast of the Week and Newcomer of the week after each receiving perfect scores.
The Big 12 Conference will be partnering with FloSports to provide live and on-demand coverage of the Big 12 Championships for Swimming & Diving on FloSwimming.com, Indoor Track & Field on FloTrack.com, Wrestling on FloWrestling.com, and Gymnastics on FloGymnastics.com.
Denver's Maddie Karr makes her first appearance this season as Gymnast of the Week. She is joined by Oklahoma's AJ Jackson, Event Specialist of the Week, and Maggie Nichols, Newcomer of the Week.
West Virginia's Kirah Koshinski along with Oklahoma's Nicole Lehrmann and Maggie Nichols take home gymnastics honors for week five.