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Monday, December 3, 2012
Uni Watch: More college hoops tweaks
By Paul Lukas
OK, we had our big
Uni Watch college basketball season preview
, and then an update
with some additional uni changes
, and now we have one last round of uniform tweaks for this season:
a gray alternate
a black alternate
has changed its color scheme
from navy with orange trim to the other way around
has changed its home color
from gold to white
has changed its home jersey insignia
from the school name to the team name
. Lots of changes to the collar and side paneling, too.
has cut down on its side paneling to achieve
a cleaner, less-cluttered look
has gone from super-clunky to, well,
not so clunky
. But that new purple jersey looks more like a high school uni, no?
will wear 1968-69 throwbacks
on Dec. 5 against Penn State. (The "Gola 15" T-shirt is a fan giveaway for that game.)
new outlined lettering and much busier side panels
. It's hard to see, but the side panels have a repeating "LU" pattern.
• Disappointing to see that
scrapped the gold trim and gone with a clunkier typeface
has changed to a serif font
, and has also added some piping to the collar and armhole regions and made some revisions to the side panels.
a new orange alternate uniform
has changed its chest lettering
from white to black
, and has also made several other small adjustments.
has changed its color scheme from red with gray trim
to the other way around
• And we conclude with
, which has changed
from an old Under Armour template to a new Under Armour template