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Cleveland State University Extends Partnerships with BSN SPORTS and Nike Athletics

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Cleveland – The Cleveland State Athletics is pleased to announce that the division has expanded its athletic partnerships with Nike and BSN SPORTS. BSN SPORTS is the nation’s largest direct distributor and distributor of sporting goods to the school and league market and is a division of Varsity Brands. Through this partnership, BSN SPORTS will serve as the official apparel and equipment provider for the CSU Vikings Athletic program, providing the division’s student-athletes, coaches, and members of his community with the best selection of Nike products.

Scott Garrett, Director of Cleveland State Athletics, said, “We are extending the already strong relationship between industry leaders Nike and BSN Sports to provide CSU student-athletes with high-quality training and competition apparel and equipment. “We look forward to strengthening our partnership with their continued service to CSU Athletics and creative co-branding opportunities.”

The partnership will extend over the next four years, with an option for an additional five years, to debut across Cleveland State University’s 18 NCAA Division I offerings. CSU also benefits from his BSN SPORTS line of custom campus branding products and access to an extensive support team.

“This agreement between Cleveland State University, BSN SPORTS and Nike adds tremendous value and dedicated support to the experience of coaches, student-athletes and administrators involved with CSU Athletics. We are excited to continue growing Cleveland State University’s renowned sports brands and fan base by providing our coaches and teams with the best service, unmatched access to sporting goods, and the best apparel and branding resources. We are proud of this partnership and welcome the opportunity to give CSU coaches time on a daily basis so they can continue to focus on making a positive impact on the lives of student-athletes. will do so.”

“Elite partnerships like the ones announced today fuel our passion at BSN SPORTS and confirm our highest aspirations for partners across the country. With over 1,100 sales professionals serving communities across the country, We are committed to improving the experience of our students and athletes and look forward to the future: expanding opportunities for the best university partnerships,” added Northrop.

About BSN Sports
Dallas-based BSN SPORTS is a leading marketer, manufacturer and distributor of sporting goods apparel and equipment. His BSN SPORTS, a division of Varsity Brands, sells and distributes products through catalog, e-commerce and direct sales to his over 100,000 institutional and team sports customers in colleges, middle schools, high schools and recreational programs nationwide. doing. Since 1972, his more than 3,000 employees at BSN SPORTS have been innovating to promote participation in team sports through local partnerships, multiple brand selection, and one-stop shopping for equipment and uniforms. We focus on providing the perfect solution. For more information on BSN SPORTS, please visit

About Nike
NIKE, Inc., based near Beaverton, Oregon, is a leading global designer, marketer and distributor of authentic athletic shoes, apparel, equipment and accessories for a wide variety of sports and fitness activities. doing. His wholly-owned NIKE, Inc. subsidiaries include Converse Inc. Hurley International LLC designs, markets and sells surf and youth lifestyle footwear, apparel and accessories.