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Renovating Retro: Pitt athletics poised for return to retro colors

Senior running back Qadree Ollison wearing the Pitt football retro uniform at last December’s ACC Championship Game.

By Stephen Thompson, Staff Wrtier

February 25, 2019

In October of 2016, after adding more retro gear, the Pitt Team Store saw a 26 percent increase in apparel sales compared to the previous year. For now, Pitt’s marketing team and athletic department are subtly hinting at a restoration of the classic colors.

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