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March Madness Unis

Total Rip-Off

Of Zubaz ... Says Zubaz

2/28/2013 2:30 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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The new NCAA tournament uniforms are the highest form of flattery -- because they're nothing more than an imitation of Zubaz shorts ... at least according to the guys who make the zebra print shorts from the 80s.

Adidas revealed new postseason uniforms today for six of its sponsored teams -- Louisville, UCLA, Baylor, Notre Dame, Kansas, and Cincinnati -- and they look like the 80s vomited up a bunch of highlighters.

But a company called Zubaz -- which made the neon animal print style famous -- isn't offended ... telling TMZ, "Companies have been ripping off our designs for years but as one of our former partners used to say, 'Often imitated, but never duplicated.'"

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The rep adds ... if Adidas ever needs design help, they can contact Zubaz any time.

We're thinking it's already too late.

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Mrugowsky    

That sh*t's weak, son.

540 days ago
17.

LISA    

I don't like the pattern, but I love the matching socks. I agree with Dave and Carl - more early 90's than 80's.

540 days ago
18.

Peter Popoff    

It's amazing how everything is turning Gay! Those Shorts are not exceptable for Non fruity attire

540 days ago
19.

momofthree    

That looks awful. Nuff said.

540 days ago
20.

James25    

Those uniforms are terrible. I really hope they don't use those in actual games.

540 days ago
21.

J4X    

They are only vaguely similar or vaguely dissimilar. Whatever, they are both fugly as fvck.

540 days ago
22.

Phishie from Philly    

I thought it was March madness not March queerness
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Phishie from Philly

539 days ago
23.

Cheeshke    

Oh please... It looks nothing like a zebra print. Looks mor like water or a bad tiger print if any animal. But absolutely nothing like a zebra print.

539 days ago
24.

DLucia    

I could maybe see those shorts on women players but the guys look pretty girlie in them.

538 days ago
25.

Elvin berry    

i went to play for team

533 days ago
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