Kohl's Already Selling Butler "National Champions" Shirts

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Butler Tshirt

Photo: Kohl’s

f you’re interested in wearing the championship t-shirt of the team that wins tonight’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship game, but would also like the accuracy of the t-shirt left up to chance, then Kohl’s has a deal for you!The mega clothing chain Kohl’s has started selling a t-shirt commemorating the Butler Bulldogs winning the 2011 NCAA tournament online, despite the fact the game hasn’t even been played yet. (Link via Quickish)

It is unclear whether this is the result of a website error, an issue with shipping, or an example of exceptional clairvoyance by one the world’s biggest retailers.

Championship gear for both teams is created well in advance of championship games so the athletes can be the first ones to wear their hard-earned swag. The losing team’s gear typically will get sent to impoverished nations or charities as free clothing.

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