Washington, DC (May, 2 2016) -- Howard University Athletics has announced a partnership with Under Armour (NYSE: UA), a global leader in performance footwear, apparel and equipment. As part of the partnership, Under Armour will exclusively design and supply apparel and accessories for training and game-day uniforms for all 19 of the University's men's and women's varsity athletics teams.
"I am absolutely thrilled about our new partnership with Under Armour," Howard University Director of Athletics Kery Davis said. "Under Armour is a brand that fits perfectly with the Bison athletics story and culture. Our primary focus at Howard is, of course, our student-athletes, and Under Armour's passion and commitment to high quality and innovation will benefit our student-athletes for years to come. Our entire department is looking forward to a long and mutually productive relationship with the Under Armour team."
Howard University is the brand's first HBCU partnership.
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