The Air Jordan 3 Retro “UNC” looks to Michael Jordan’s college days for inspiration,as an homage to Michael Jordan’s alma mater. As a result, the shoe’s white leather upper is accented by hits of Valor Blue, The elephant print panels grants an iconic touch. Underfoot, more Valor Blue emerges on the midsole above the visible Air unit.
Similar to the PE version, the retail Air Jordan 3 “UNC” features a white tumbled leather base that includes hits on the toe and mid-panel. Contrasting along the mudguard comes in the form of Air Jordan 3-specific elephant print on the toe, lateral panel, and heel that contrasts a solid white leather mudguard. Completing the look is black Jumpman branding on the heel and a light grey outsole.