44 Jordan Nichols
44 Jordan Nichols
Height: 6-5
Weight: 235
Hometown: Glen Dale, Md.
High School: DeMatha Catholic
Position: F

2007-2008: Played in all 33 games, including a start against Stony Brook (11/18) ... ranked sixth on AU's all-time career blocks with 74 blocks ... played a season-high 32 minutes against Army in the PL seminfinals ... tied his career-best in points with 11 against Howard (12/4) on 4-of-5 shooting ... recorded a season-high nine rebounds at Maryland (12/22) ... shot a career-best 7-of-8 from the free throw line against Holy Cross (1/26) ... recorded ten total assists and 14 steals ... had four three-block games, recording 30 total on the season.

2006-07: Played in 23 games, starting three ... registered eight blocks on the season ... tied his career-high with 10 rebounds versus St. Francis (Pa.) (1/2) ... had a seven-rebound game vs Loyola (Md.) (11/20) ... had two blocked shots each verus Loyola (Md.), St. Francis (Pa.) and Lafayette.

2005-06: Immediate contributor for the Eagles as a freshman, playing in all 29 games and starting six ... finished the season averaging 4.4 ppg and 4.4 rpg ... opened his AU career with seven points in just 12 minutes at Washington (11/19) ... registered the first of three double-digit rebound games with 10 boards, including seven offensive rebounds, in his first career start in the BB&T Classic game versus Final Four participant George Mason (12/5) ... had eight points, including a 4-for-4 showing from the line, and nine rebounds, including four offensive boards, against Howard (12/12) ... started a string of six games in December ... notched a career-high 11 points on 5-of-8 shooting, adding seven rebounds, at Maryland (12/23) ... tallied five offensive rebounds and seven total boards in a win at St. Francis (Pa.) (1/2) ... again registered 10 boards, including four offensive rebounds, to go along with five blocks and six points against Yale (1/9) ... had five offensive rebounds and his third double-digit rebounding effort, with 10, against Army (1/18) ... racked up a career-high six blocks at Holy Cross (1/21) ... in the first round of the Patriot League Tournament, scored nine points, on 7-of-9 free throws, and seven rebounds in a win over Lafayette (3/3) ... finished the season with 127 rebounds, including more offensive boards (64) than defensive rebounds (63) ... his 36 blocks on the season tied him for the sixth-most single-season blocks in school history and put him just 17 blocks out of the school's all-time top-10.

Before American: Earned three varsity letters at DeMatha Catholic HS ... played for head coach Mike Jones ... earned the "Unsung Hero" award.

Personal: Son of Denise and Alvin Nichols ... has two brothers, Jerome and Jason ... Jerome played football at Wake Forest ... has a wingspan of 7'3" ... majoring in business.