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Big Ten CommunicationsPublished: 3/11/2024, Last updated: 3/20/2024
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Ohio State, Nebraska Earn Men’s Gymnastics Weekly Honors

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ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference has announced its Men’s Gymnasts of the Week for the week ending March 10, 2024.

Gymnast of the Week

Kameron Nelson, Ohio State

Sr. – Coeur d’Alene, Idaho – Homeschool – Major: Communications

  • Scored a pair of event wins and career-high scores, as No. 7 Ohio State beat then-No. 4 Michigan

  • Won the floor exercise with a career-best score of 14.8000

  • Captured the vault title with a score of 15.050, becoming the fifth gymnast in the country this season to score 15.000 or above  

  • Garners his first Gymnast of the Week award

  • Last Ohio State Gymnast of the Week: Caden Spencer (Jan. 15, 2024)

Freshman of the Week

Max Odden, Nebraska

Scottsdale, Ariz. – Saguaro – Major: Business Administration

  • Posted a season-best score of 13.85 to win the high bar in the No. 3 Huskers’ victory over then-No. 2 Illinois

  • Earns his first Freshman of the Week award

  • Last Nebraska Freshman of the Week: Chase Mondi (Feb. 19, 2024)

Event Specialist of the Week

Tyler Rockwood, Ohio State

Sr. – Lancaster, Ohio – Lancaster – Major: Finance

  • Scored a career-high 14.400 on the parallel bars, helping the No. 7 Buckeyes top then-No. 4 Michigan

  • Marked Rockwood's first event title of his career

  • Earns his first Event Specialist of the Week honor

2024 Big Ten Men’s Gymnasts of the Week

Jan. 8

G: Josh Karnes, PSU

F: Landon Simpson, PSU

S: David Wolma, MICH

Jan. 15

G: Caden Spencer, OSU

F: Garrett Schooley, ILL

S: Javier Alonso, MICH

Jan. 22

G: Paul Juda, MICH

F: Brandon Dang, ILL

S: Fred Richard, MICH

Jan. 29

G: Logan Myers, ILL

F: Brandon Dang, ILL

S: Will Hauke, ILL

Feb. 5

G: Tate Costa, ILL

Co-F: Brandon Dang, IL

Co-F: Zach Snyder, OSU

S: Fred Richard, MICH

Feb. 12

G: Paul Juda, MICH

F: Chase Mondi, NEB

S: Brandon Dang, ILL

Feb. 19

G: Taylor Christopulos, NEB

F: Chase Mondi, NEB

S: Zach Tiderman, NEB

Feb. 26

G: Josh Karnes, PSU

F/S: Brandon Dang, ILL

March 4

G: Josh Karnes, PSU

F: Luke Esparo, PSU

S: Javier Alfonso, MICH

March 11

G: Kameron Nelson, OSU

F: Max Odden, NEB

S: Tyler Rockwood, OSU