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From short shorts and headbands to knee socks and neon-colored Zubaz, NCAA uniforms have never been afraid to be fashion forward through the years.

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Louisville's Luke Hancock (11) and Tim Henderson (15) celebrate during the second half of a second-round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament against the North Carolina A&T Thursday, March 21, 2013, in Lexington, Ky. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
Top seed Louisville rolls to 79-48 rout of NC A&T
Louisville's Luke Hancock (11) and Tim Henderson (15) celebrate during the second half of a second-round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament against the North Carolina A&T Thursday, March 21, 2013, in Lexington, Ky. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
Adidas uniforms
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Perry Jones III of the Baylor Bears looks on during their game against the Kansas State Wildcats during the quarterfinals of the 2012 Big 12 Men's Basketball Tournament at Sprint Center on March 8, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri.
Baylor - 2012
Perry Jones III of the Baylor Bears looks on during their game against the Kansas State Wildcats during the quarterfinals of the 2012 Big 12 Men's Basketball Tournament at Sprint Center on March 8, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri.
Guard Jacob Pullen of the Kansas State Wildcats brings the ball up court during the second half against the Alcorn State Braves on December 6, 2010 at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kansas.
Kansas State Wildcats - 2010
Guard Jacob Pullen of the Kansas State Wildcats brings the ball up court during the second half against the Alcorn State Braves on December 6, 2010 at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kansas.
Dee Brown of the Illinois Fighting Illini drives down court during the game against the Indiana Hoosiers on February 19, 2006 at the Assembly Hall at the University of Illinois in Champaign, Illinois.
Illinois Fighting Illini - 2006
Dee Brown of the Illinois Fighting Illini drives down court during the game against the Indiana Hoosiers on February 19, 2006 at the Assembly Hall at the University of Illinois in Champaign, Illinois.
Guard Desmon Farmer of the University of Southern California Trojans reacts to play during the Pac-10 Conference tournament semifinals game against University of California Golden Bears at the Staples Center on March 14, 2003 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
USC - 2003
Guard Desmon Farmer of the University of Southern California Trojans reacts to play during the Pac-10 Conference tournament semifinals game against University of California Golden Bears at the Staples Center on March 14, 2003 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Lawrence Moten of Syracuse University with the ball during a game against the University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, 1994.
Syracuse - 1994
Lawrence Moten of Syracuse University with the ball during a game against the University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, 1994.
Jalen Rose of the Michigan Wolverines looks on during a NCAA second round basketball game at the McKale Center on March 21, 1993 in Tuscon, Arizona.
Michigan Wolverines - 1993
Jalen Rose of the Michigan Wolverines looks on during a NCAA second round basketball game at the McKale Center on March 21, 1993 in Tuscon, Arizona.
Guard Nick Van Exel of the Cincinnati Bearcats in action during a playoff game against the University of Texas El Paso Miners on March 27, 1992.
Cincinnati Bearcats - 1992
Guard Nick Van Exel of the Cincinnati Bearcats in action during a playoff game against the University of Texas El Paso Miners on March 27, 1992.
Chris Walker of the Villanova Wildcats during a semi-final Big East Conferance Touranment college basketball game against the St John's Redman at Madison Square Garden on March 10, 1991 in New York, New York.
Villanova Wildcats - 1991
Chris Walker of the Villanova Wildcats during a semi-final Big East Conferance Touranment college basketball game against the St John's Redman at Madison Square Garden on March 10, 1991 in New York, New York.
Don Maclean of the UCLA Bruins looks on during a 1990 season game against the USC Trojans.
UCLA Bruins - 1990
Don Maclean of the UCLA Bruins looks on during a 1990 season game against the USC Trojans.
Patrick Ewing, center of the Georgetown University Hoyas men's basketball team stands on the court during a game at McDonough Arena in Washington, D.C, 1985.
Georgetown University Hoyas - 1985
Patrick Ewing, center of the Georgetown University Hoyas men's basketball team stands on the court during a game at McDonough Arena in Washington, D.C, 1985.
University of Auburn's center Charles Barkley #34 shakes hands with a reporter following a circa 1982 game.
University of Auburn - 1982
University of Auburn's center Charles Barkley #34 shakes hands with a reporter following a circa 1982 game.
Phil Ford of the University of North Carolina Tar Heels dribbles the ball during a game against the North Carolina State Wolfpack at the Dean E. Smith Center in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, circa 1974.
University of North Carolina Tar Heels - 1974
Phil Ford of the University of North Carolina Tar Heels dribbles the ball during a game against the North Carolina State Wolfpack at the Dean E. Smith Center in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, circa 1974.
Adrian Dantley of the Univeristy of Notre Dame Fighting Irish waits for the game to start at Joyce Center in South Bend, Indiana, circa 1973-76.
Notre Dame Fighting Irish - 1973
Adrian Dantley of the Univeristy of Notre Dame Fighting Irish waits for the game to start at Joyce Center in South Bend, Indiana, circa 1973-76.
John Roche, guard of the University of South Carolina Gamecocks men's basketball team poses for a photo at Carolina Coliseum in Columbia, South Carolina, circa 1968-1971.
University Of South Carolina Gamecocks - 1968-1971
John Roche, guard of the University of South Carolina Gamecocks men's basketball team poses for a photo at Carolina Coliseum in Columbia, South Carolina, circa 1968-1971.
B.L. Graham head men's basketball coach of the University of Mississippi Rebels poses for a picture with two of his players at the Tad Smith Coliseum in Oxford, Mississippi, on December 10, 1958.
University Of Mississippi Rebels - 1958
B.L. Graham head men's basketball coach of the University of Mississippi Rebels poses for a picture with two of his players at the Tad Smith Coliseum in Oxford, Mississippi, on December 10, 1958.
KC Jones of University of San Francisco Dons mens basketball team drives in for the lay-up at War Memorial Gym, in San Fransisco California, circa 1950.
University of San Francisco Dons - 1950
KC Jones of University of San Francisco Dons mens basketball team drives in for the lay-up at War Memorial Gym, in San Fransisco California, circa 1950.
General view of some players of the University of North Carolina Tar Heels rebounding the ball during the 1946 Championship game at the Dean E. Smith Center in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
University of North Carolina Tar Heels - 1946
General view of some players of the University of North Carolina Tar Heels rebounding the ball during the 1946 Championship game at the Dean E. Smith Center in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
George Glamack of the North Carolina Tar Heels poses for an action portrait circa 1938 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
North Carolina Tar Heels - 1938
George Glamack of the North Carolina Tar Heels poses for an action portrait circa 1938 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
Jack Cobb of the North Carolina Tar Heels poses for a portrait circa 1923.
North Carolina Tar Heels - 1923
Jack Cobb of the North Carolina Tar Heels poses for a portrait circa 1923.

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