#1 E. Victor Nickerson
|HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)||Norcross [Charlotte]|
2014-15: Appeared in 33 games in his first season in a Crusader uniform ... started each of the season's final 17 games ... averaged 6.2 points per game ... second on the team with 64 assists ... scored in double figures five times ... led Valpo in scoring three times and in assists on eight occasions ... posted strong effort in second game for the Crusaders at Missouri on Nov. 16, playing 17 minutes off the bench and scoring a team-high 12 points (4-5 FG; 3-3 FT) ... handed out four assists in win over Maine Nov. 23, a season-high mark he would match against Goshen (Dec. 21) and in the Horizon League Championship semifinal win versus Cleveland State (Mar. 7) ... hit 4-of-5 field goal attempts for eight points in just 11 minutes in win over Portland Nov. 30 ... grabbed a season-best six rebounds in back-to-back games Dec. 20 at IPFW and Dec. 21 against Goshen ... scored 10 points and grabbed five boards in nationally-televised league showdown at Green Bay Jan. 23 .... scored 10 points again Jan. 31 at UIC ... set a season best with 16 points in home win over Oakland Feb. 8, going 7-of-11 from the floor ... named to the Horizon League All-Tournament Team after scoring 11 points in title game win over Green Bay Mar. 10 ... locked down on defense in the tournament as well, helping to limit Trey Lewis and Keifer Sykes to a combined 24 points on 29 field goal attempts ... scored eight points in NCAA Tournament game against Maryland Mar. 20 ... member of Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.
2013-14: Sat out season due to NCAA transfer regulations ... retained two seasons of eligibility.
Charlotte: Appeared in 30 games for the 49ers as a sophomore in 2012-13 ... made 15 starts ... averaged 5.8 points and 2.6 rebounds per game ... scored a career-high 18 points and grabbed a career-best nine rebounds at St. Bonaventure, one of five double-figure scoring efforts on the season ... played in 30 games as a freshman in 2011-12, averaging nearly 17 minutes per game.
Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Blue Devils ... led Norcross to Georgia 5A state title as a senior ... an Honorable Mention All-State selection, as well as First Team All-Metro and First Team All-County honors ... led team with 15 points in state title game victory ... also helped squad to state championship as a freshman in 2008, as well as quarterfinal appearances as a sophomore and as a junior ... appeared in ESPN's Top 100 ranking of players in his class; was ranked as 17th-best small forward in the nation.
Personal: E. Victor is the son of Stephanie Nickerson ... earned bachelor's degree in digital media in May of 2015.