MILLIGAN COLLEGE, Tenn. (March 28, 2016) – Milligan College athletics has reached a multiyear extension that keeps NIKE as the official apparel and footwear provider for the Buffaloes.
“Partnering with NIKE/BSN Sports to extend our exclusive provider agreement is an opportunity for Milligan to solidify its relationship with one of the elite brands in sports,” said Mark Fox, vice president for athletics and student development. “The long-term deal shows a commitment to providing our student-athletes with the absolute best on the field and in practice.”
NIKE will provide game uniforms, warmups, athletic footwear and select equipment for all 24 of the Milligan men’s and women’s varsity teams.
Head men’s basketball coach Bill Robinson said, “We are excited to continue our relationship with NIKE. They are the most recognizable sports brand in the world, so to partner with them will allow us to seek excellence in the pool and on the field, track and court.”
“It has always been our program’s mantra to strive for the national stage,” commented Chris Layne, head cross-country and track & field coach. “We value this tremendous opportunity to associate with the two biggest trend-setters in their respective industries.”