Nike throwback uniforms for Duke, Kentucky, Ohio State, more
Duke, Kentucky, Ohio State, Michigan State, Oregon, Syracuse and North Carolina will wear new Nike throwback uniforms in February.
Nike has chosen seven schools to showcase its 2014 Elite Dominance uniforms this February, choosing fan-favorite retro designs for each school in critical conference competition.
Check out the schedule for the throwback Elite Dominance uniforms below, along with specifics on the threads themselves.
Feb. 1: Michigan State vs. Georgetown
Feb. 11: Ohio State vs. Michigan
Feb. 15: Duke vs. Maryland
Feb. 15: Kentucky vs. Florida
Feb. 19: Syracuse vs. Boston College
Feb. 22: North Carolina vs. Wake Forest
Feb. 23: Oregon vs. Washington State
For those interested, the specifics on the uniform technology via NikeInc.com:
Nike created the uniforms with performance innovation at the forefront — considered design that benefits the athletes. The jersey is a lightweight, breathable and durable: sphere fabric with flocking at the interior neck for sweat management, while articulated armholes maximize range of motion. The back of the jersey features team-specific aerographic mesh graphics.
The four-way stretch woven short features laser perforations and ventilation throughout the short and waistband for breathability and maximum movement.
The Nike Hyper Elite basketball shorts are made of 100 percent recycled polyester while the jerseys are made of at least 96 percent recycled polyester — saving an average of 22 recycled plastic bottles per uniform.
Honor the past. Dominate the future. The Nike Hyper Elite Dominance Uniforms. On court this February. pic.twitter.com/004upHoWRw— Nike Basketball (@nikebasketball) January 30, 2014
Thoughts on the jerseys? Michigan State's gold looks slick but it is hard to beat the two-tone look of Ohio State, Oregon and Syracuse. Let us know what you think in the comment section below.
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