2016-17 FRESHMAN SEASON: Began career with team-leading 57 blocked shots in 29 games … tallied first career assist in second game of season vs. Alaska Fairbanks, Oct. 8 … registered assist in 3-3 tie at Michigan Tech, Jan. 13 … blocked 5 shot attempts at Michigan Tech (Jan. 13) and at Northern Michigan (Jan. 20) … launched 13 shots on goal, including a career-high two shots in UAA's 4-1 victory vs. Bemidji State, Dec. 30 … earned team's Dean Larson Rookie of the Year Award.
BEFORE UAA: Played for USHL's Sioux Falls Stampede, recording 1-6—7 totals in 59 games as defenseman in 2015-16 … dressed as team captain … played two seasons for Estevan Bruins (SJHL), going 4-19—23 in 95 games.
PERSONAL: Born Sept. 24, 1995 … from Thunder Bay, Ontario … son of Darrin and Keri Nicholas … has on brother, Evan … attended St. Patrick's High School … criminal justice major.
Assists (game) 1 2 times (last: 1/13/17 at MTU)
Points (game) 1 2 times (last: 1/13/17 at MTU)