Nik...er, UM Unveils New Unis for 2016

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[Editor’s Note: Paul is on his annual August break from site. Deputy editor Phil Hecken is in charge from now through the end of the month, although Paul is still on the clock over at ESPN and may be popping up here occasionally.]

By Phil Hecken

After an eight-year run with adidas, . . . → Read More: Nik…er, UM Unveils New Unis for 2016

VT Hokies Do The Corporate Rebrand Thing, Get New(ish) Unis

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After teasing it Friday evening (there were a couple of items in yesterday’s ticker), the Virginia Tech Hokies released a sports rebranding tweaking yesterday, across all sports. As it has begun doing with other schools, it was all part of a department-wide “branding initiative” by . . . → Read More: VT Hokies Do The Corporate ‘Rebrand’ Thing, Get New(ish) Unis

Worst Baseball Pants Ever?

Phil mentioned something in both of his weekend Tickers that I think deserves a bit more space, namely that Louisville has new baseball uniforms for the NCAA tourney, and the pants feature something we haven’t seen before: big, honking “L” logos on the back-thigh areas (or as Phil has dubbed it, SLOH — school logo . . . → Read More: Worst Baseball Pants Ever?

Like a Sunset Going Down

By Phil Hecken

As many of you know, I love the Houston Astros “tequila sunset” jerseys — it was a great look for a “space age” (or cutting edge) team like the Astros, and I was sad to see it go as a uniform element.

But what made it great was that it . . . → Read More: Like a Sunset Going Down