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Notre Dame sign biggest kit deal in college history

The Irish will no longer be supplied by Adidas
The Irish will no longer be supplied by Adidas.

After being supplied by Adidas for the past sixteen years, Notre Dame today confirmed a new partnership with Under Armour.

And it didn't come cheap for the growing sports company.

At a Tuesday press conference, the Fighting Irish's athletic director Jack Swarbrick called his schools Under Armour agreement:

"The largest deal of its kind in the history of college athletics."

In 2005 Notre Dame entered into a 10-year contract with Adidas worth more than $60 million. But with this deal having expired at the end of the 2013-2014 season Under Armour were quick to make a move.

While official terms were not released ESPN reported the new deal to be worth around $90 million. 

This would see the Irish overtake their rivals Michigan in the money stakes, with the Wolverines having signed an $82 million deal in 2008. 

Under Armour now has partnerships with 13 FBS, with the likes of Auburn, and South Carolina sporting their equipment.

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