DICKINSON, ND – The Dickinson State University Athletic Department is excited to announce a new partnership with Nike and BSN SPORTS. The deal includes a five-year contract with Nike to be the official uniform apparel provider for all Blue Hawk athletic teams, as well as additional BSN SPORTS Incentives.
"We are excited to partner with Nike and BSN SPORTS with such things as our team uniforms and equipment. BSN SPORTS has been very supportive of Dickinson State athletics over the years. This partnership will benefit all of the Blue Hawk athletic teams." said Pete Stanton, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics.
Founded in 1972 as a factory-direct equipment company, BSN SPORTS is the largest distributor of team sports apparel and equipment in the United States.
Blue Hawk Athletics will begin to transition to exclusive Nike team uniforms and other equipment beginning this fall. The contract also includes incentives and rebates and also a Team Shop. The Team Shop will allow Blue Hawk fans to directly buy Blue Hawk apparel online.
"We are excited to partner with Dickinson State University and Nike in elevating the performance and impact of their athletics program. This strategic partnership provides the finest apparel and athletic products to the Blue Hawk athletic teams and benefits each student athlete on the athletic field or court" said Terry Babilla, President of BSN SPORTS. "We are proud to be their partner and pleased that we can elevate the student-athlete experience."