Cal Poly return specialist Nicholls honored

Junior-to-be named to College Football Performance Awards watch list

sports@thetribunenews.comJuly 8, 2013 

Cal Poly return specialist Chris Nicholls is the sixth Mustang to be named to a College Football Performance Awards watch list, Cal Poly announced Monday.

Last year, Nicholls averaged 24 yards per kickoff return and 8.5 yards per punt return. Nicholls will be a junior this season.

He ranked 25th in the Football Championship Subdivision in punt-return average and 37th in kickoff returns.

Other Mustangs already on the watch list include Bobby Zalud, Nick Dzubnar, Sullivan Grosz, Kristaan Ivory and Willie Tucker.

Cal Poly opens its season at 4:05 p.m. Aug. 31 against visiting San Diego at Alex G. Spanos Stadium.

The Tribune is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service