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Zaxby’s – Now the “Official” Chicken of College Sports

May 5, 2013 7:08am (EDT)
Zaxby's Has a 2-Year Deal to Sponsor Some of America's Most Well-Known College Sports Teams
Zaxby's Has a 2-Year Deal to Sponsor Some of America's Most Well-Known College Sports Teams

Athens, GA – based Zaxby’s has reached a 2-year agreement with 25 of the largest southern and Midwest Colleges and Universities to sponsor the schools’ football and basketball teams.

According to a company press release, “Being The Official Chicken of College Sports is a monumental partnership that allows us to support the colleges and towns that have continued to support us,” said Zach McLeroy, CEO and cofounder of Zaxby’s. “We opened our very first Zaxby’s in a college town and today, we have nearly 600 locations. I can’t think of a better association to have than one that keeps us true to our roots and links us with fine college sports teams across our footprint.”

Southeastern Conference:

University of Alabama

University of Arkansas

Auburn University

University of Florida

University of Georgia

University of Kentucky

Louisiana State University

University of Mississippi

University of South Carolina

University of Tennessee

Vanderbilt University

Atlantic Coast Conference:

Duke University

Florida State University

Georgia Institute of Technology

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

University of Virginia

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Big 12 Conference:

Baylor University

Big Ten Conference:

Indiana University of Bloomington

Purdue University

Sun Belt Conference:

Arkansas State University

Western Kentucky University

Conference USA:

University of Houston

University of Southern Mississippi

Tulane University

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