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May 11, 2023

UC Riverside secures Athletics program partnership, with BSN Sports, Nike

Author: UCR News
May 11, 2023

UC Riverside Athletics has entered into a new five-year agreement with Nike and BSN SPORTS, Director of Athletics, Wesley Mallette, announced today, Thursday, May 11, 2023. As part of the partnership agreement, BSN SPORTS will be UC Riverside Athletics’ official provider of apparel, footwear and other equipment needs. The partnership will officially begin on July 1, 2023.

“Our UCR Athletics program is on an upward trajectory and the success and growth we are experiencing is the result of the hard work and dedication of our student-athletes, coaches and staff,” Mallette said. “We are incredibly excited about this new partnership with Nike and BSN Sports as it will elevate our brand and provide our teams with the resources they need to compete at the highest level.”

Ray Buck, Vice President of BSN SPORTS Collegiate Select Program, said, “This agreement with UC Riverside affirms our highest aspirations for the BSN SPORTS Collegiate Select program: delivering elite, customized products and services to our college properties. We are excited to partner with the Highlanders to elevate the performance and impact of their growing athletics program.”