The Daily Illini

Illinois men’s gymnastics rebounds defeating No. 9 Iowa Hawkeyes

C.J. Maestas performs the rings routine against Ohio State at Huff Hall on Jan. 26.

By Kieran Hampl

February 10, 2014

The No. 5 Illinois men’s gymnastics team was able to rebound from a difficult defeat to No. 7 Minnesota by beating No. 9 Iowa 433.350-420.300 on Friday. As a team, Illinois won the pommel horse, still rings, vault, parallel bar and high bar. “The energy was great, and we were hitting routines wh...