#18: Nike Air Force STS


Player: Larry Johnson
Year: 1991
Complex Says: Before you knew him as “Grandmama,” Larry Johnson was the front man on UNLV’s “Runnin’ Rebel” squad. During their 27-0 perfect regular season in 1990-1991, the UNLV team favored the Nike Air Force STS, which featured an unusual high-cut silhouette and large branding on the heel and tongue. The Rebels were later upset by the Duke Blue Devils in the Final Four, but LJ's kicks never took an L.