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Illinois men's gymnastics sweeps UIC and Temple

By James Boyd

February 7, 2016

Tweet: After three weeks on the road, the @IlliniMGym team returned to Huff Hall and dominated. The #Illini are now 9-1 on the season.James BoydStaff WriterThe Illinois men’s gymnastics team took down Temple and UIC in convincing fashion Saturday. The No. 5 Illini swept through the competition taking hom...

Illini men's gymnastics to clash with Temple, UIC

By James Boyd

February 4, 2016

Tweet: @llliniMGym will look to bounce back after a close to Penn State. The #Illini face UIC and Temple this Saturday.No longer undefeated, the Illinois men’s gymnastics team looks to regroup after a close loss to defending Big Ten Champion Penn State.The Illini are back at Huff Hall this Satu...

Illini of the Week Feb.4: Chandler Eggleston

Illini of the Week Feb.4: Chandler Eggleston

By James Boyd

February 3, 2016

Editor’s note: The Daily Illini sports desk sits down each week and decides which Illinois athlete or coach is our Illini of the Week. Athletes and coaches are evaluated by individual performance and contribution to team success.Chandler Egglestonch saluted the judges and went about his floor exer...

Big Ten foe edges Illini men's gymnastics

Big Ten foe edges Illini men's gymnastics

By James Boyd

January 31, 2016

On the day Penn State unveiled its 2015 Big Ten Championship banner — which it earned by beating Illinois by 0.6 points at last year’s tournament — the Illini were not able to exact any revenge on the Nittany Lions, suffering another close defeat, 430.200-429.200 on Saturday.ssThe one-poi...

Illini men's gymnastics sneaks past conference foe, keeps perfect record intact

By James Boyd

January 25, 2016

Three tenths.That was the difference between winning and losing for the Illinois men’s gymnastics team when it defeated IowaRB this past weekend to improve to 7-0RB on the season.Sophomore Chandler Eggleston noted how the results could've been different had he been slightly off on one of his...

Men's gymnastics square off against Iowa for second time this week

Men's gymnastics square off against Iowa for second time this week

By James Boyd

January 20, 2016

The Illinois men’s gymnastics team (7-0) will face a conference foe for the second time this week when it travels to Iowa City, Iowa, to face the Hawkeyes Saturday.ssThe two faced off Sunday in the Windy City Invitational at the UIC Pavilion, where Illinois finished first in a field of six for a secon...

Bobby Baker powers Illini men's gymnastics' hot start

By James Boyd

January 18, 2016

Since beginning its season with the annual Orange and Blue exhibition, the Illini Men’s gymnastics team has gotten off to a hot start; winning its first two regular season meets.The Illini's first victory came against the UIC Flames on Jan. 9. The Illini dominated in a way they have neve...

Blue beats Orange in Illini men's gymnastics exhibition meet

By James Boyd

December 7, 2015

Following the Orange and Blue intrasquad exhibition,ch assistant coach Don Osborn chwas pleased with how the Illinois men’s gymnastics team performed. The blue squad beat the orange squad in four rotations, winning by a final score of 11-9.ch Osborn noted that athletes from both s...

Illinois men's gymnastics fails to place at NCAAs

By Daniel Collins

May 10, 2015

The Illinois men’s gymnastics team started off the year 10-0, its best start since 2010, but finished with its worst performance at the NCAA Championships since 2002.Despite injuries early on — sophomore Chandler Eggleston was ruled out for the year with a ruptured patella tendon and junior F...

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