UAB Agrees to Deal with Under Armour
October 5, 2016
The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) recently signed an agreement with Under Armour, Baltimore, following the expiration of the school’s contract with Nike.
The seven-year contract will provide the school with $1.206 million per year in product allowances, according to the Birmingham Business Journal. UAB will also receive $50,000 cash along with postseason performance bonuses, including $25,000 for a Sweet 16 appearance in basketball or $5,000 for a bowl appearance in football.
UAB’s football team will return to the gridiron for the 2017 season after being disbanded in 2014. — M.Q.