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Tennessee drops Adidas, goes with Nike

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -

After more than 15 years with Adidas, the Tennessee Volunteers are opting for a new apparel company.

Starting July 15, the Vols will wear Nike apparel for all 20 of their athletic programs including the UT spirit squads.

The deal with Nike is for eight years and runs until June 30, 2023. Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics, Dave Hart said, "Nike is the right partner for the University of Tennessee moving forward."

Fans can pick up the new Nike gear in July.

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