JONESBORO, Ark. (3/29/17) – The Arkansas State Athletics Department announced Wednesday it has entered a new seven-year partnership extension with adidas.
“We’re excited to announce an unprecedented apparel contract for Arkansas State Intercollegiate Athletics,” said A-State Athletics Director Terry Mohajir. “This renewed partnership is a great tribute to the emerging brand of the Red Wolves and the wonderful accomplishments our athletics department has achieved. This agreement puts us in an elite partnership status with adidas.”
With the new all-school deal that began Sept. 1, 2016, the Portland, Ore., based company remains the official athletic footwear, apparel, accessory and equipment brand of the Red Wolves through the 2022-2023 season.
“We’re looking forward to building on the foundation and momentum of our current partnership and we’re excited to continue to help elevate A-State sports across the nation,“ said Jim Murphy, director of NCAA Sports Marketing at adidas America. “Our mission is to help athletes perform better, and over the next seven years we’ll outfit the Red Wolves athletic teams with our best and most innovative uniforms, footwear and equipment.”
Adidas is a global designer, developer and marketer of athletic footwear, apparel and accessories with the mission to make all athletes better. adidas is the official uniform, footwear and apparel provider for more than 100 collegiate programs including Arizona State, Indiana, Kansas, Louisville, Miami, Mississippi State, Nebraska, North Carolina State and Texas A&M. adidas has marketing agreements with the National Basketball Association (NBA), National Football League (NFL), Major League Baseball (MLB), National Hockey League (NHL) and Major League Soccer (MLS).