STARKVILLE, MS (August 31, 2020) – Ahead of the highly anticipated return of college football, Mississippi State fans around the world are encouraged to unite in their fandom by wearing school clothes on Friday, September 4 for College Colors Day and by sharing their spirit with other fans via social media.
The 16th Annual College Color Day, which was created by Mississippi State’s exclusive licensing partner, CLC, is a national holiday that provides Bulldog fans across the country the opportunity to show off their passion and their unmatched spirit by showing their pride on social media using the hashtag #CollegeColorsDay.
This year’s College Colors Day theme, “United We Fan,” emphasizes the unity power that the shared fandom for the state of Mississippi offers, even though fans may be physically apart. While the college football season may look different this year, the unity and pride of MSU fans will be stronger than ever.
“While our fans may not be able to get together in person for College Colors Day this year, it’s still a great way for the HailState family everywhere to show off their passion for the state of Mississippi and that their close connection to the university means more now than ever before, ”said Daniel Watkins, associate director of athletics – Creative Strategy, Mississippi State Athletics.
Fans are encouraged to use #CollegeColorsDay to share their minds on social media and visit CollegeColorsDay.com for various shareable graphics and ways they can engage in the campaign. The site also offers fans the opportunity to win officially licensed Mississippi State college merchandise.
“As the sports world gradually returns from the closures caused by the pandemic, college fans across the country who have been eagerly awaiting the return of football can celebrate their teams and unite to support their favorite school. We can’t wait to see the countless celebrations of fans posting photos of themselves wearing their team colors on College Colors Day, ”said Nicole Armentrout, Vice President, Marketing at CLC.
Nothing unites fans like the pride and passion they have for the state of Mississippi, and College Colors Day brings that passion to life on September 4. Mississippi State fans are encouraged to wear their college colors this year to represent and celebrate the fan and alumni community. that make MSU so special because “United We Fan”.
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