Ohio State Will Wear All White Rivalry Uniforms for Michigan Game

By Jason Priestas on November 18, 2013 at 1:33 pm
These are the uniforms Ohio State will wear against Michigan.

Ohio State will wear all white rivalry uniforms in the Michigan game, a source close to the team confirmed to Eleven Warriors.

The uniforms will feature the standard rivalry helmet the team has now worn in a few games, most recently against Penn State and Wisconsin this season, while featuring a white road jersey and matching white pants.

The "stormtrooper" look, as it has been referred to when other teams went with all-whites, most notably Texas A&M in 2012, and Oregon earlier this year, is a first for Ohio State.

This will be fourth time the Buckeyes will wear rivalry or alternate uniforms against the Wolverines, having first worn an alt set in 2009, then again in 2010 and 2012.

While a traditionalist set amongst the fanbase despises any changes to Ohio State's iconic uniform, the players, almost to a man, love wearing alternate uniforms.

Here's a mockup of the uniform in action, courtesy of our own Walt Keys:

A mockup of the alternate uniform on the field.

And here are additional photos of the uniform, via Ohio State [Update: Ohio State killed the gallery. Still waiting on official word, we guess.]:

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