This Jordans 2017 release features a Dark Gray upper with Metallic Silver on the Nike Swoosh logos and Hyper Jade on the Air sole unit. Designed for the NBA Playoffs, the Elite version of the Nike KD 9 features a one-piece stretch that replaces the Flyknit that was originally used on that area. It also comes with thicker Flywire cables to add to a better lockdown fit. But Nike kept its original full-length visible zoom unit that's seen on the non-Elite KD 9. Kevin Durant has already started wearing the Nike KD 9 Elite, and now we take a look at this upcoming Nike KD 9 Elite Dark Gray colorway. This Texas-themed Nike KD 9 features an off-White Sail Flyknit upper with Burnt Orange contrasting accents, along with the number "35" on the tongue stitching. The heel tab also includes "Texas" that stays true to the theme. The Nike KD 9 Texas is the first Nike KD University of Texas-themed official shoe to hit global retail.
New Jordans 2016 referenced the Texas Longhorns atop past KD silhouettes, but this will be the first time that any Longhorns-themed logo will be placed on a retail release. The KD 9 Texas benefits from an off-white sail Flyknit upper with that burnt orange hue proudly Donated on the Swoosh branding and unique '35' contrasting tongue stitching. The heel tab also features 'Texas' boldly printed on it so there's no question as what the inspiration for this pair is. Kevin Durant only spent a year at the University of Texas playing in the iconic burnt orange uniforms, but he made it worth both his and the college's while with historic numbers for a freshman before darting to the NBA. Next up for Kevin Durant's Nike KD 9 is a Texas-themed pair that that his time With the Longhorns. While Durant only spent one season at the University of Texas, he remembers his time there fondly.
Women Jordans 2017 Dressed in a Texas theme, this Nike KD 9 is highlighted with Sail across the Flyknit uppers. Following we have Burnt Orange accents which furthers the theme. Other highlights include his number 35 stitched on the tongue and Texas on the heel. Kevin Durant attended the University of Texas in 2006-07. His lone season as a Longhorn produced averages of 26 points, 11 rebounds, 2 blocks and 2 steals each game. He won the AP Player of the Year trophy, the Naismith Award, the Big 12 Player of the Year and the Wooden Award. He was a beast. The Nike KD 9 'Texas' will be the first shoe from the KD line inspired by the University of Texas to officially release at retail stores. Dressed in a Texas theme, this Nike KD 9 is highlighted with Sail across the Flyknit uppers. Following we have Burnt Orange accents which furthers the theme. Other highlights include his number 35 stitched on the tongue and Texas on the heel.
The New Air Jordan Shoes a combination of burnt orange and white, the official colorways of the school. We see a white Flyknit upper, with hits of orange on the Swoosh, and tongue and heel branding. It's also the first KD University of Texas-themed official Shoe to hit global retail. While Nike has produced a wide range of UT specific KD's, most have been worn by the players at UT - this pair will be worn by the women's Longhorns squad in the upcoming Big 12 tournament. But there have been retail Releases of Texas-themed KD's. Most notably, the Nike KD 4 "Texas" that released at select House of Hoops locations five years ago. The colorway is gorgeous with the cream colored upper and gum rubber outsole. Throw in the dark red hits and You have yourself one sexy looking sneaker. For fans of Kevin Durant - and more much, the University of Texas - this is a shoe that they'll still not want to miss.