Ohio State to wear 'Rivalry' uniform in Orange Bowl

 Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports

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As it did vs. Penn State and Wisconsin this season, Ohio State will wear its home Nike “Rivalry” uniform in the Orange Bowl. The Buckeyes, who also wore an away “Rivalry” uniform at Michigan, will play Clemson on Jan. 3. Both team will have the official Orange Bowl patch on their jersey, too.

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For what it’s worth, Ohio State is 3-0 when it wears “Rivalry” designs this season.

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The Buckeyes aren’t the only Big Ten team going with an alternate look this bowl season. The Gophers will debut a white alternate helmet in the Texas Bowl.

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Aaron Musfeldt on 12/23/2013 @ 12:17pm EST Said:

At some point this ceases to be an alternative uniform and just becomes their uniform.

misdreavus79 on 12/23/2013 @ 5:51pm EST Said:

Either that or everybody’s their rival.