OU men's gymnasts ranked Number 1

Thursday, November 16th 2006, 2:55 pm
By: News On 6

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) _ The defending NCAA champion Oklahoma men's gymnastics team is ranked Number 1 in the nation in a new coaches poll.

The Sooners are Number One after getting nine of 14 first-place votes in the GymInfo Preseason Coaches poll. It's the fourth time in five years OU has been ranked Number One in the preseason poll and OU has won four of the last five national titles.

The Sooners have five of six All-Americans returning from last year's team including NCAA all-around champion Jonathan Horton.