Illinois Unveils New Nike Uniforms for Both Football and Basketball Teams

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistApril 16, 2014

via @IlliniAthletics

The Illinois Fighting Illini underwent a huge makeover as they tried to stay modern. Several of their sports teams received new uniforms, so there was a lot for the university to show off on Wednesday.

With the help of Nike, the Fighting Illini got a completely new look. The makeover started with a modified logo:

The football team now has several options to choose from: 

Illinois' basketball team has a slick new look:

Although the football team and the basketball team will get the majority of the attention, the entire athletic department got new uniforms:

What grade do the new uniforms deserve?

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