STORRS, Conn. (WTNH) — UConn basketball star Paige Bueckers is now an ambassador for Crocs, she announced Tuesday on Instagram.
The “Name, Image, Likeness” (NIL) deal with Crocs is the latest of several Bueckers has secured.
Bueckers made history in December 2021 when she became the first-ever NCAA student-athlete to be signed by Gatorade. She also has NIL deals with StockX, Chegg, and Cash App.
Earlier this year, Gov. Ned Lamont signed a law allowing student-athletes in Connecticut to use their school’s name, logo, trademark, mascot, colors, copyrights, and other defining insignia in their contracts.