The Cats saved their best performance of the year for when it mattered most, recording a score of 197.125 to take first place in their session of the Salt Lake City regional in the NCAA Tournament's second round.
Coming off a win against No. 2 LSU at home last week – its second straight home victory over a top five opponent – UK gymnastics could not pick up another in its regular season finale against Georgia, falling in Athens 197.325-196.900 in the regular season finale.
After falling to Florida on the road last week, UK gymnastics returned to Lexington and emerged victorious on Senior Night, defeating the No. 2 LSU Tigers 197.100-196.800.
Kentucky’s gymnastics team has been on the rise over its past three meets. After cracking the 197-point plateau in its victory versus then-No. 5 Arkansas two Fridays ago, they tangled with the nation’s top team on its home turf last night. While they didn’t achieve a third-straight season-be…