UMD Signs Agreement with Under Armour

By KBJR News 1

August 22, 2013 Updated Aug 23, 2013 at 9:05 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The University of Minnesota-Duluth (UMD) has signed into a five-year partnership with Under Armour for the school's official uniforms, apparel, and footwear, it was officially announced on Thursday.

It marks the first department-wide agreement in which all 16 Bulldogs teams will be using the same company's gear, with men's and women's hockey to start in 2013-14 and the other sports to begin in 2015-16.

“This new partnership will help give our student-athletes the best opportunity to achieve on the national level,” said UMD athletics director Josh Berlo. “The Bulldogs will be competing in cutting-edge uniforms, apparel and footwear. Under Armour is an international leader and innovator in sport and we are proud to represent them while excelling athletically, academically and in the community."

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