Wednesday, September 1, 2010


Photo courtesy of Nike and The Ohio State University
Ohio State sent The Buckeye Times a news release on Wednesday morning about the new Nike Pro Combat uniforms they will wear against Michigan this November.

Below is the release ...

BEAVERTON, Ore. — Today, Nike unveiled high-performance Nike Pro Combat uniforms in new designs for 10 elite college programs that reflect the teams' traditions, character and culture.

Nike convened distinguished representatives associated with each university to deliver the uniforms' unique stories.

Charles Csuri delivered the story for Ohio State. Decorated WWII veteran and the father of digital art and animation, Csuri first made history as part of the 1942 Buckeyes National Championship team.

About the Buckeyes Uniform: Stylized script numbers, a replica U.S. flag on the jersey sleeve and the camouflage-print base layer honor the WWII-bound Buckeyes, National Champions of 1942.

The uniforms will be worn  during the Buckeyes home game against Michigan on November 27.