The Independent Student Newspaper of Northern Kentucky University.

The Northerner

BREAKING: NKU signs apparel deal with Adidas

NKU+and+adidas+entered+into+an+agreement+announced+Saturday+that+will+begin+in+July+and+run+through+the+2021+season.
NKU and adidas entered into an agreement announced Saturday that will begin in July and run through the 2021 season.

NKU and adidas entered into an agreement announced Saturday that will begin in July and run through the 2021 season.

adidas.com logo.

adidas.com logo.

NKU and adidas entered into an agreement announced Saturday that will begin in July and run through the 2021 season.

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






During Saturday’s game against Milwaukee, Northern Kentucky University announced that adidas will be the official apparel, footwear and accessory brand of the Norse. The deal becomes effective July 1, 2016 and will run through the 2021 season.

“This is a great moment for Northern Kentucky athletics,” said Ken Bothof, athletic director for NKU. “Partnering with Adidas gives us the ability to outfit all 250 plus student athletes from head to toe with apparel, equipment and accessories from a world renowned and premier brand.”

Adidas, based in Portland, Oregon, provides jerseys and apparel for more than 100 colleges and universities including Indiana, Kansas and Louisville as well as having marketing agreements with the National Basketball Association, National Football League, Major League Baseball and Major League Soccer.

“Our mission is to make all athletes better and we’re excited to partner with Norse Athletics to execute their mission of preparing and empowering student athletes for competitive success,” said Jim Murphy, director of NCAA sports marketing for Adidas America.

“We look forward to outfitting Northern Kentucky’s 17 intercollegiate sports programs in our most innovative footwear, apparel, and uniforms,” Murphy said.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Comments

comments

Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • BREAKING: NKU signs apparel deal with Adidas

    A&L Features

    Total Eclipse of the heart: One professor’s astronomical passion

  • BREAKING: NKU signs apparel deal with Adidas

    Game Coverage

    GALLERY: Frey’s second half goal powers Norse to victory

  • BREAKING: NKU signs apparel deal with Adidas

    Soccer

    Dynamic Duo hope to lead Norse to second Horizon League championship

  • BREAKING: NKU signs apparel deal with Adidas

    News

    WNKU Signs off 89.7, Completing Sale to Bible Broadcasting Corp.

  • BREAKING: NKU signs apparel deal with Adidas

    Men's Basketball

    Chamber of Commerce to honor NKU men’s basketball

  • BREAKING: NKU signs apparel deal with Adidas

    News

    #NKU4UVA: Vigil held at NKU in solidarity with victims of violence in Charlottesville

  • BREAKING: NKU signs apparel deal with Adidas

    Game Coverage

    Men’s Soccer to host FC Cincinnati reserves in preseason match

  • BREAKING: NKU signs apparel deal with Adidas

    Arts & Life

    Minds of Tomorrow: Alpha Phi Alpha hosts Leadership Development Institute

  • BREAKING: NKU signs apparel deal with Adidas

    Breaking News

    WNKU’s Middletown Station, WNKN, sold to Grant County Broadcasters

  • BREAKING: NKU signs apparel deal with Adidas

    A&L Features

    ‘Bust Moves 2017’: Radio hosts In a studio of their own

The Independent Student Newspaper of Northern Kentucky University.
BREAKING: NKU signs apparel deal with Adidas