The NCAA Tournament tips off Tuesday night, and according to ESPN's Darren Rovell, 69% of this year's field will be wearing Nike uniforms. It looks like the apparel manufacturer is looking to capitalize on the event by bringing in some of its former stars.
Sunday night, Nike released photos of a number of NBA stars wearing their college uniforms ahead of the Big Dance. The stars include Draymond Green, Aaron Gordon, Cory Joseph, Boogie Cousins, Karl-Anthony Towns, Kelly Olynyk, DeMar DeRozan and Kyrie Irving. Check it all out:
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Very cool. Oddly enough, next year, these guys will all be wearing Nike full-time. The NBA is switching to the Swoosh ahead of the 2017 season.