FAYETTEVILLE – CBS Sports is airing a tape delay broadcast of the 2010 NCAA Gymnastics Championship on Saturday from 2-4 p.m.
Arkansas advanced to the NCAA Championship for the fourth time in its eight years, the fourth time in five years and the third straight season.
The Razorbacks, who finished second in the NCAA West Regional, finished fifth in the NCAA Championship Session II semifinal. Overall, Arkansas finished 11th in the country for its third straight top 12 finish, its fourth top 12 finish in five years and its sixth consecutive finish among the nation’s top 15.
Highlights in this year’s Session II semifinal included senior Casey Jo Magee finishing second in the nation with a 39.55 in the all-around. Sophomore Jaime Pisani won the Session II semifinal floor with a school championship record score of 9.925, and Magee tied for first on beam and bars.
Magee earned first-team All-America honors in the all-around, on bars, on beam and on floor. Pisani was a first-team All-American on floor and vault, and second-team in the all-around.