adidas Torsion Bank Shot
Year released: 1991
Notable schools: Duke, Indiana,
Best known on the feet of Christian Laettner during his run with the Dukies, the Bank Shot were the first adidas to feature the Torsion system. The two-tone scheme and large branding was major with adidas in the early '90s and sneakers run the Torsion bar from the heel to forefoot. The underrated model saw a retro release in the spring of 2009.