Career Night from Marcos Echevarria Lifts Nichols Men’s Basketball Over Roger Williams

THREE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW: The Feb. 5 contest marked the 53rd all-time meeting between Nichols College and Roger Williams University. The Bison have won the last 13 meetings and lead the series, 32-21. Echevarria previously knocked down nine 3-pointers at Newbury on December 8, 2016. He shared the record with Billy Collins, who […]

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 STUDENT PROFILE: For Ian Spencer, Charity Starts at Center Ice

By RONALD SCHACHTER Nichols College senior Ian Spencer co-captains the men’s ice hockey team and has played a big role in the team’s winning seasons over the past four years. He points to last year’s Commonwealth Coast Conference championship and the team’s performance in the NCAA Division III tournament as the high points in his playing […]

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 Student Profile: Aiming for a Different Kind of Sports Career

By RONALD SCHACHTER Sarah Williams has involved herself in athletics for most of her college career. But the Nichols College senior from Enfield, Conn., hasn’t filled the role of leading scorer or stalwart defender. Rather, she has focused on the operations and finances that keep college teams on the field, court, and ice. A major […]

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 Nichols Student Taylor Ward’s Crown Shines Bright on Stage and on Campus

By HOPE RUDZINSKI  DUDLEY, Mass.—Working hard for what you want is nothing new to Taylor Ward, a junior at Nichols College. After all, she expertly juggles school with competing in pageants. The need to balance both helped her to quickly figure out how to efficiently manage her time, and it taught her that to succeed, one […]

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 Alumni Return to Nichols for Homecoming Weekend

Beautiful weather and a Bison football win over University of New England made for a happy Homecoming 2018. Other notable happenings … Some 20 members of the Class of 1968 were installed as the newest Golden Bison and raised more than $55,000 toward their class scholarship. Kent Tarrant ’57 received the Ken Thompson Service Award […]

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 ‘17’: CBS Sports Features Nichols College Football Students from Parkland

By LORRAINE U. MARTINELLE DUDLEY, Mass.—Tyler Goodman ‘22, Nichols College first-year football student-athlete from Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., was featured during the Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, CBS pre-game show The NFL Today. Goodman’s story was nationally broadcast before the game between the Miami Dolphins and New York Jets. On Feb. 14, 2018, 17 […]

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 Boston Media Shine Spotlight on 2 New Bison from Florida’s Stoneman Douglas High School

After Surviving Parkland School Shooting, Goodman, Defroscia Call Nichols College Home DUDLEY, Mass.–Reporters from NBC Boston, FOX25 Boston, and NESN were at Nichols College in late August to interview Stoneman Douglas High School (Parkland, Fla.) graduates and Nichols College first-year student football players Tyler Goodman ’22 and Nick Defroscia ’22. During their interviews, Tyler and Nick […]

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 Nichols Men’s Basketball Ready for NCAA Tourney

The Nichols College Men’s Basketball team is en route to Plattsburgh, N.Y., where they will play Friday, March 2, in the NCAA Division III tournament’s first round. The game against the Plattsburgh St. Cardinals starts at 7:30 p.m. The Nichols community hosted a send-off this morning, March 1, for the team in the Athletic Center. […]

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 Athletics Update: Fall 2017

ICE HOCKEY (W): Junior Kelly Ferreira was been named the Colonial Hockey Conference (CHC) Player of the Week on Monday, Dec. 4. BASKETBALL (M): Senior Daequon Antoine was been named the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Men’s Basketball Player of the Week on Monday, Dec. 4. BASKETBALL (W): Junior Amy Assad was been named the Commonwealth […]

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 Sport Management Students Make Positive Impact

Nichols College Sport Management has been on an exciting fast track this semester. The 3rd annual Atlantic Regional Pickleball Tournament was hosted Oct. 26-29 in Hartford, Conn., by Professor Tim Liptrap, Sport Management alum Patrick Fischer, and 24 Nichols students. Over 475 people attended; 25 students experienced a professional day with Professor Alice Mullen at Boston […]

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