If the shoe fits: Adidas will allow Nichols to shop

Updated: October 20, 2005, 11:49 PM ET
Associated Press

JONESBORO, Ark. -- Adidas said Thursday it would not require an Arkansas State basketball player to wear two of its shoes -- but would let Jerry Nichols look through its selection of footwear with the hope that he will pick something the company makes.

"We're going to meet with him and try to reach a solution," said Kelly Olmstead, a spokeswoman for Portland, Ore.-based adidas. "But we're not coming down there to tell him that he has to wear our shoes."

Nichols said he ...

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