wjz-13 all-news-99-1-wnew 1057-the-fan 1300logo2_67x35

Local

New Maryland Uniforms Spark A Buzz

View Comments
(Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

(Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up
Popular Entertainment Photo Galleries

POEts: The Legendary, The Celebrity, The Local, The ControversialPOEts: The Legendary, The Celebrity, The Local, The Controversial

Celebrities Born Outside The U.S.Celebrities Born Outside The U.S.

Top Celebrities On TwitterTop Celebrities On Twitter

Ranking Stephen KingRanking Stephen King

Famous Women Who Underwent Double MastectomiesFamous Women Who Underwent Double Mastectomies

» More Photo Galleries

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WJZ) —   The Terps won a big game against the Miami Hurricanes Monday night, but that’s not what has people talking.

The University of Maryland’s new football uniforms from Under Armour are drawing some comments…to put it lightly.

Click here for a photo gallery of the new uniforms.

The uniforms were unveiled during ESPN’s telecast of Maryland vs. the University of Miami.  They immediately drew a response.

LeBron James of the Miami Heat wrinkled his nose at the Terps’ fashion statement.

“OH GOSH. Maryland uniforms. #Ewwwwww!” he tweeted.

ESPN college basketball analyst Jay Bilas tweeted: “The 1970s Houston Astros have just released a statement that they would not be caught dead in the new Maryland football uniforms.”

Even Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Tandon Doss jumped in on the fun during the game.

“Marylands uniforms r trash,” he wrote.

Doss’ teammate and former Maryland star Torrey Smith defended his alma mater’s new look.

“FYI I thought those uniforms were tough….looked better in person,” he tweeted.

WJZ Facebook fans are weighing in.

“The Pride uniforms look awesome,” said Heather Eversole.

“I love the Terps!! But bad uniforms,” said Karen Krainer.

“Who cares what they wear as long as they win. That’s all that matters at the end of the game. It’s not a fashion show it’s a football game,” said Bryan Falk.

The Terps did beat the Miami Hurricanes 32-24.

Click here to read more comments.

According to a news release from Under Armour, the new apparel is “inspired by characteristics specific to the Maryland state flag and the University of Maryland… the jersey numbers, cleats, and gloves all feature a custom Maryland flag print.”

What do you think about the new Maryland uniforms? Post your thoughts in our comments section below!

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus