Husker gymnasts ready for regionals this weekend

The No. 12 Nebraska women’s gymnastics team sets up for the the NCAA Central Regional at the University of Kentucky’s Memorial Coliseum. The Huskers face No. 1 Alabama, No. 13 Illinois, No. 20 Kentucky, No. 24 Central Michigan and Michigan State. The top two teams and top two all-around competitors who are not part of an advancing team will receive an automatic berth to the 2010 NCAA Championships hosted by the University of Florida in Gainesville, April 22-24.
NU is 17-4 on the year after a second-place showing at the Big 12 Championships two weeks ago. The announcement of the NCAA Championships field will occur on Monday, April 12.