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2/16/10

TTU Baseball unveils new Under Armour uniforms

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LUBBOCK, TX – Armed with the most innovative performance fabric on the sports market today, Texas Tech baseball and Under Armour unveiled six different uniforms to be used by the Red Raiders as they make a run for a Big 12 Championship in 2010. 

Texas Tech baseball is the latest Red Raider squad to unveil its new Under Armour look as part of the university's five-year agreement with one of the world's leading athletics apparel providers. In all, Texas Tech will have six different uniforms in 2010, including a throwback uniform that is a replica of Texas Tech's very first squad back in 1926. 

"Under Armour is committed to making all athletes better and we feel the technology in our baseball uniforms achieves this goal," said Walker Jones, Director of Sports Marketing for Under Armour. "Texas Tech will have the most innovative fabrics and performance attributes of any uniform in the market. We believe in the program Dan Spencer is building in the Big 12 and look forward to many successes in the future together. We are honored to have Texas Tech baseball join the Under Armour family."  

Under Armour is a leading developer, marketer and distributor of branded performance products for men, women and youth. The brand's moisture-wicking synthetic fabrications are engineered in many different designs and styles for wear in nearly every climate to provide a performance alternative. The Company's products are currently sold in the United States, Canada, Japan and the United Kingdom. The Company's global headquarters is located in Baltimore, MD. For further information, please visit the Company's website www.underarmour.com

Uniform Breakdown  

White Pinstripes

A traditional uniform for Texas Tech features a white jersey and pants with black pinstripes and "Red Raiders" stitched across the front in red letters with a black trim.  These uniforms are traditionally worn on Friday night or the first game of a home series and for midweek games. 

Solid Black

A traditional uniform for Texas Tech features a solid black jersey that will be worn with white pants.  The white pants will feature red/black piping down each leg and a small Double T on the back belt loop.  The jersey features red piping around the collar and the sleeves and "TECH" is stitched across the front in red letters with a white trim.  Black jerseys are typically worn on Saturdays or for the second game of a home series. 

Solid Red

A traditional uniform for Texas Tech features a solid red jersey that will be worn with white pants.  The white pants will feature a red/black piping down each leg and a small Double T on the back belt loop.  The jersey features black piping around the collar and the sleeves with "Texas Tech" stitched across the front in black letters with a white trim. The red jerseys are worn on Sundays or the final game of a series both at home and on the road.  

Gray Pinstripes

This is a new style of uniform for Texas Tech and features a gray jersey and pants with black pinstripes while "Texas Tech" is stitched across the front in red letters with a black trim.  These uniforms will be worn on the road. 

Solid Gray

A traditional uniform for Texas Tech features a solid gray jersey that will be worn with gray pants.  The gray pants will feature red/black piping down each leg and a small Double T on the back belt loop. The jersey features red piping around the collar and the sleeves with "Texas Tech" stitched across the front in red letters with a black trim.  The gray jerseys and pants will be worn on the road. 

Throwback

These uniforms are a replica of those worn by Texas Tech's first baseball team back in 1926.  Tech's first team, coached by E.Y. Freeland, was adorned in solid gray wool uniforms with "TECH" stitched vertically down the front of the jersey.  The throwback uniforms follow that exact same pattern and the cloth is dyed so that it has a vintage wool look.  

Notes

  • All the jerseys with the exception of the throwback feature the Double T logo on the right sleeve and the Big 12 logo on the left.
  • All the jerseys feature Tech's traditional 10-inch numbers on the back along with 2 ½ inch numbers on the front left-side.
  • Texas Tech will wear tri-color hats (black hat with white crown and red bill) at home and solid black hats on the road.  Both hats feature a raised Double T on the crown and are made by New Era.
  • All players will wear various styles of black Under Armour cleats.

Source: TTU

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