PHOTOS: Ohio unveils 'Battle of the Bricks' uniforms
Ohio will play their annual 'Battle of the Bricks' rivalry game against Miami (Ohio) wearing special brick-inspired uniforms.
It's fair to say few college football fans outside the state of Ohio are familiar with the "Battle of the Bricks," the annual intra-Buckeye-State all-sports grudge match between Ohio and Miami*. But even with the Redhawks struggling (and then some), it's still a big, big date on the teams' respective schedules.
How big? Big enough that the Bobcats will debut new uniforms inspired by the campuses' bricks that lent the rivalry its name. Via the Bobcats' football equipment Twitter feed:
And here's a promotional video:
Any uniform idea that takes its cues from an architectural feature of campus (short of "Hokie Stone" helmets, anyway) gets a thumbs up.
HT: Hustle Belt
*Not that Miami.
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