Michigan will be heading back to Nike starting August, 2016, the school officially announced Monday afternoon. The Michigan basketball team will be wearing Jordan brand, according to Darren Rovell.
BREAKING: U of Michigan leaving adidas, has agreed deal w/Nike thru 2027, option to 2031. Basketball teams will wear Jordan.
— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) July 6, 2015
The University of Michigan has reached an agreement in principle with NIKE to become the Wolverines’ official athletic footwear, apparel and equipment provider to 2027, with an option to extend the deal to 2031. The partnership will commence August 1, 2016 and will see NIKE supply all 31 of U-M’s athletics programs with uniforms, footwear, apparel and equipment. U-M and NIKE also will collaborate throughout the agreement on innovation initiatives in sports technology, design and best practices.