29 Carter Nichols
29 Carter Nichols
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: So
Hometown: Danville, CA
High School: San Ramon Valley HS
Position: DB
Experience: 1V
gp 3
tk 7.0
sac -
int -
ffum -

Expected to back up Kitu Humphrey at field safety this fall.

2016 -- Played in all 12 games as a redshirt freshman as a backup safety ... first collegiate start was against Sacramento State and he led the Mustangs with nine tackles and intercepted a pass ... finished the year with 19 total tackles (none solo) ... forced a fumble in playoff game against San Diego ... earned pass breakups against Portland State, Eastern Washington and Northern Colorado ... presented with inaugural Dale Barthel Award, which goes to a player who walks on, earns a scholarship and is honored not only as a player, but by what he does in the classroom and as a young man ... also named team's most improved player of the year ... one tackle in 2017 Spring Game.

2015 -- Redshirt ... named special teams scout team player of the year ... six tackles in 2016 Spring Game.

High School -- A wide receiver and defensive back under head coaches Mark Kessler and Aaron Becker at San Ramon Valley High School ... as a senior caught 38 passes for 563 yards and four touchdowns while recording a pair of interceptions, returning one for a touchdown ... Wolves were 7-5 in 2014, reaching the second round of the CIF-North Coast Section Division I playoffs ... as a junior in 2013, Nichols caught 25 passes for 298 yards and four scores while notching 97 total tackles (63 solo) and four interceptions, three pass breakups, two fumble recoveries and a forced fumble ... San Ramon Valley captured East Bay Athletic League title in 2013 ... also played lacrosse, helping Wolves capture pair of CIF-North Coast Section titles ... after visiting UC Davis and University of San Diego, chose to play football at Cal Poly because "the education was a great fit and also the opportunity to play football."

Personal -- Son of Drew and Colleen Nichols ... both are graduates of Saint Mary's College ... two sisters, Cassidy and Makenna ... wants to work in the stock market ... enjoys snowboarding and playing with his dogs (Max and Ralph) ... born November 2, 1996, in Danville, Calif. ... majoring in business administration.

Recent Games
Aug 26 Colgate L, 20-14
Sep 2 at San Jose State L, 34-13
Sep 9 at Northern Iowa L, 45-38
Sep 23 Northern Arizona L, 28-10
Sep 30 at Idaho State L, 38-34
Oct 7 at Southern Utah L, 20-14
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 4 -
Assists 3 -
Tackles 7.0 0.0
Tackles per game 2.3 -
Sacks - -
Sack yards - -
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries - -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 26 Colgate L, 20-14 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 2 at San Jose State L, 34-13 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Northern Iowa L, 45-38 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Northern Arizona L, 28-10 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Idaho State L, 38-34 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Southern Utah L, 20-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Weber State   - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at UC Davis   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Portland State   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Sacramento State   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Northern Colorado   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 26 Colgate L, 20-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 2 at San Jose State L, 34-13 - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Northern Iowa L, 45-38 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Northern Arizona L, 28-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Idaho State L, 38-34 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Southern Utah L, 20-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Weber State   - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at UC Davis   - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Portland State   - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Sacramento State   - - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Northern Colorado   - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 26 Colgate L, 20-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 2 at San Jose State L, 34-13 - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Northern Iowa L, 45-38 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Northern Arizona L, 28-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Idaho State L, 38-34 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Southern Utah L, 20-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Weber State   - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at UC Davis   - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Portland State   - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Sacramento State   - - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Northern Colorado   - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 26 Colgate L, 20-14 - - - - - 0
Sep 2 at San Jose State L, 34-13 - - - - - 0
Sep 9 at Northern Iowa L, 45-38 - - - - - 0
Sep 23 Northern Arizona L, 28-10 - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Idaho State L, 38-34 - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Southern Utah L, 20-14 - - - - - -
Oct 21 Weber State   - - - - - -
Oct 28 at UC Davis   - - - - - -
Nov 4 Portland State   - - - - - -
Nov 11 Sacramento State   - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Northern Colorado   - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 26 Colgate L, 20-14 - - - - - - - -
Sep 2 at San Jose State L, 34-13 - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Northern Iowa L, 45-38 - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Northern Arizona L, 28-10 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Idaho State L, 38-34 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Southern Utah L, 20-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Weber State   - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at UC Davis   - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Portland State   - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Sacramento State   - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Northern Colorado   - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 26 Colgate L, 20-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 2 at San Jose State L, 34-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Northern Iowa L, 45-38 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Northern Arizona L, 28-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Idaho State L, 38-34 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Southern Utah L, 20-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Weber State   - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at UC Davis   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Portland State   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Sacramento State   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Northern Colorado   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 26 Colgate L, 20-14 1 - - - - 0
Sep 2 at San Jose State L, 34-13 1 - - - - 0
Sep 9 at Northern Iowa L, 45-38 1 - - - - 0
Sep 23 Northern Arizona L, 28-10 - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Idaho State L, 38-34 - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Southern Utah L, 20-14 - - - - - -
Oct 21 Weber State   - - - - - -
Oct 28 at UC Davis   - - - - - -
Nov 4 Portland State   - - - - - -
Nov 11 Sacramento State   - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Northern Colorado   - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 26 Colgate L, 20-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 2 at San Jose State L, 34-13 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 9 at Northern Iowa L, 45-38 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 23 Northern Arizona L, 28-10 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Idaho State L, 38-34 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Southern Utah L, 20-14 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Weber State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at UC Davis   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Portland State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Sacramento State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Northern Colorado   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 26 Colgate L, 20-14 1 1 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 2 at San Jose State L, 34-13 2 2 4.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Sep 9 at Northern Iowa L, 45-38 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Sep 23 Northern Arizona L, 28-10 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Idaho State L, 38-34 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Southern Utah L, 20-14 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Weber State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at UC Davis   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Portland State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Sacramento State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Northern Colorado   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 13 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2015-16 - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 3 - - - - - - - -
Total 13 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2015-16 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - -
2017-18 3 - - - - - - -
Total 13 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2015-16 - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 3 - - - - - - - 0
Total 13 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2015-16 - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 3 - - - - - - - -
Total 13 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2015-16 - - - - - 0 -
2016-17 10 - - - - 0 .0
2017-18 3 - - - - 0 .0
Total 13 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2015-16 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2015-16 - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 9 10 19.0 1.9 - - 0 - 1 - - 1 1 3 -
2017-18 3 4 3 7.0 2.3 - - 0 - - - - - - 2 -
Total 13 13 13 26.0 2.0 - - 0 - 1 - - 1 1 5 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
September 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 3 - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 1 - - - - - - - -
Away 2 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 2 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 3 - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 1 - - - - - - -
Away 2 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - -
September 2 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 3 - - - - - - - 0
Conference - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 1 - - - - - - - 0
Away 2 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 3 - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 1 - - - - - - - -
Away 2 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
August - - - - - - - - - -
September - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 3 - - - - 0 .0
Conference - - - - - 0 -
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 1 - - - - 0 .0
Away 2 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins - - - - - 0 -
Losses 3 - - - - 0 .0
-
August 1 - - - - 0 .0
September 2 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Conference 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
August 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 3 4 3 7.0 2.3 - - 0 - - - - - - 2 -
Conference - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 1 1 1 2.0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 2 3 2 5.0 2.5 - - 0 - - - - - - 2 -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 4 3 7.0 2.3 - - 0 - - - - - - 2 -
-
August 1 1 1 2.0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 2 3 2 5.0 2.5 - - 0 - - - - - - 2 -