Dick Nichols
Dick Nichols
Full Name:  Richard H. Nichols
   School:  Wolfson High School in Jacksonville, Florida


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FSU Career
Baseball
Year  No  Pos     Hgt  Wgt  B  T  Cl  Ltr  Hometown
1968  35  2B      5-6  155  R  R  So   *   Jacksonville          
1969   3  2B-OF   5-6  150  R  R  Jr   *   Jacksonville          
1970   3  2B      5-6  150  R  R  Sr   *   Jacksonville          


Comments
Second baseman/Outfielder from Jacksonville...three-year letterman and two-year starter...leading batter in both 1969 (.336) and 70 (.338) for a career .336 average...tough ballplayer with lots of hustle...leadoff batter for the 1970 team; helped lead the team to the championship game of the College World Series...1st Team All American for The Sporting News and 2nd Team for American Baseball Coaches Association in 1970.


Awards
Baseball
Year  Award
1970  The Sporting News - 1st Team All-American
      American Baseball Coaches Association - 2nd Team All-American


FSU Statistics
Baseball
Batting Statistics
YEAR   AVG  GP  GS   AB  R   H   2B  3B  HR RBI  TB   SLG%  BB HBP  SO GDP   OB% SF SH  SB ATT
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1968  .400   8   0    5   1   2   0   0   0   2    2  .400   2   0   0      .571  0  0   0    
1969  .336  41  35  134  26  45   7   4   1  19   63  .470  19   2  17      .426  0  0   5    
1970  .338  59  59  237  64  80  17   6   2  35  115  .485  42   3  31      .442  1  2  34    
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Tot   .338 108  94  376  91 127  24  10   3  56  180  .479  63   5  48   0  .438  1  2  39   0
Fielding Statistics
Year   PO  AST  E   FLD%  DP
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1968            2   .000    
1969            4   .000    
1970            5   .000    
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Tot     0    0 11   .000   0
Baseball
Game Statistics
1968
Date  Opponent                BAT AVG GP GS  AB   R   H 2B 3B HR RBI  TB BB HBP SO SF SH SB ATT   PO   A  E
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Mar  9 VALDOSTA RED SOX       8a1.000  1      1   0   1            1   1                      0           1
Apr  8 KY WESLEYAN COLLEGE    2b .500  1      1   0   0            0   0                      0            
May  8 FLORIDA                9a .667  1      1   0   1            1   1                      0            
May 14 AUBURN                 7a .667  1      0   0   0            0   0                      0           1
May 25 FLORIDA                6a .667  1      0   0   0            0   0                      0            
May 30 EAST CAROLINA          2a .500  1      1   0   0            0   0                      0            
Jun  1 EAST CAROLINA          9a .500  1      0   1   0            0   0                      0            
Jun  3 NORTH CAROLINA STATE   7a .400  1      1   0   0            0   0                      0            
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                                 .400  8  0   5   1   2  0  0  0   2   2  0   0  0  0  0  0   0    0   0  2
1969
Date  Opponent                BAT AVG GP GS  AB   R   H 2B 3B HR RBI  TB BB HBP SO SF SH SB ATT   PO   A  E
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Mar  6 FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL   9a .000  1      1   0   0            0   0                      0            
Mar  8 MIAMI                  9a .500  1      1   0   1            0   1                      0            
Mar  9 SAINT LEO COLLEGE      8a .333  1      1   0   0            0   0                      0            
Mar 14 AUBURN                 8a .333  1      0   0   0            0   0                      0            
Mar 28 PENN STATE             7  .667  1 RF   3   2   3 1      1   1   7                      0            
Mar 28 SOUTHERN ILLINOIS      6  .500  1 RF   4   0   1            0   1                      0            
Mar 29 SOUTHERN ILLINOIS      7  .385  1 RF   3   0   0            0   0                      0            
Mar 29 SOUTHERN ILLINOIS      7a .353  1      4   0   1            1   1                      0            
Apr  2 BELMONT ABBEY COLL     9a .333  1      1   0   0            0   0                      0            
Apr  2 WAKE FOREST            7  .273  1 RF   4   0   0            0   0                      0            
Apr  3 WAKE FOREST            7  .333  1 RF   5   3   3 1          1   4                      0           1
Apr  3 BELMONT ABBEY COLL     7  .355  1 RF   4   1   2            1   2                      0            
Apr  4 WAKE FOREST            7  .371  1 RF   4   2   2            0   2                  1   1           1
Apr  4 SOUTH CAROLINA         7  .368  1 RF   3   1   1            0   1                      0            
Apr  5 WAKE FOREST            7  .390  1 RF   3   2   2            1   2                      0            
Apr  7 FURMAN                 6  .400  1 RF   4   2   2            0   2                      0            
Apr  8 FURMAN                 2  .426  1 RF   2   1   2 1          0   3                      0            
Apr  9 KY WESLEYAN COLLEGE    7  .434  1 RF   6   1   3            3   3                  1   1            
Apr 10 KY WESLEYAN COLLEGE    7  .429  1 RF   3   2   1            0   1                  1   1            
Apr 11 SOUTH FLORIDA          2  .417  1 RF   4   0   1            1   1                  1   1            
Apr 19 CLEMSON                6  .438  1 RF   4   1   3     1      0   5                      0            
Apr 19 CLEMSON                6  .418  1 RF   3   0   0            0   0                      0            
Apr 21 GEORGIA                6  .394  1 RF   4   0   0            0   0                      0            
Apr 22 GEORGIA                6  .394  1 RF             1          2   1                      0            
Apr 24 SAINT LEO COLLEGE      6  .389  1 RF   1   1   0            1   0                      0            
Apr 28 FLORIDA                6  .400  1 RF   3   0   2            0   2                      0            
Apr 29 FLORIDA                6  .392  1 RF   4   1   1     1      0   3                      0            
Apr 30 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       6  .398  1 RF   4   0   2 1   1      0   5      1               0            
May  1 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       6  .395  1 RF   3   2   1     1      1   3      1               0            
May  3 GEORGIA TECH           6  .382  1 RF   3   0   0            0   0                      0            
May  3 GEORGIA TECH           6  .383  1 RF   5   1   2            0   2                      0           1
May  7 JACKSONVILLE           6  .374  1 RF   5   0   1            0   1                  1   1            
May  9 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       2  .365  1 RF   5   1   1            1   1                      0            
May 10 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       6  .370  1 RF   4   1   2 2          0   4                      0            
May 17 SOUTH ALABAMA          6  .369  1 RF   3   0   1            1   1                      0           1
May 17 SOUTH ALABAMA          6  .360  1 RF   3   0   0            0   0                      0            
May 19 AUBURN                 6  .364  1 RF   4   0   2            2   2                      0            
May 20 AUBURN                 6  .352  1 RF   4   0   0            0   0                      0            
May 23 FLORIDA                6  .344  1 RF   3   0   0            0   0                      0            
May 24 FLORIDA                6  .344  1 RF   3   0   1            1   1                      0            
May 24 FLORIDA                6  .336  1 RF   3   1   0            0   0                      0            
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                                 .336 41 35 131  26  44  7  4  1  18  62  0   2  0  0  0  5   5    0   0  4
1970
Date  Opponent                BAT AVG GP GS  AB   R   H 2B 3B HR RBI  TB BB HBP SO SF SH SB ATT   PO   A  E
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Mar  5 UNION (TN)             1  .333  1 2B   3   1   1     1      3   3                      0            
Mar  5 UNION (TN)             1  .429  1 2B   4   1   2            3   2                      0            
Mar 13 SAINT LEO COLLEGE      1  .500  1 2B   3   2   2        1   1   5                  2   2            
Mar 14 SAINT LEO COLLEGE      1  .538  1 2B   3   1   2 1          2   3                  1   1            
Mar 20 FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL   1  .471  1 2B   4   1   1            0   1                      0            
Mar 21 MIAMI                  1  .500  1 2B   5   1   3 2          1   5                      0            
Mar 22 MICHIGAN STATE         1  .560  1 2B   3   1   3            1   3                  1   1            
Mar 22 MIAMI                  1  .552  1 2B   4   0   2            0   2                  1   1            
Mar 24 STETSON                1  .531  1 2B   3   1   1 1          0   2                      0            
Mar 25 BOWLING GREEN STATE    1  .486  1 2B   5   2   1            1   1                      0           1
Mar 25 NEW YORK               1  .500  1 2B   5   1   3 1          0   4                      0            
Mar 26 RIDER COLLEGE          1  .500  1 2B   4   1   2 1      1   3   6                      0            
Mar 27 NEW YORK               1  .460  1 2B   4   0   0            0   0                      0            
Mar 27 SOUTHERN ILLINOIS      1  .426  1 2B   4   0   0            0   0                  1   1            
Mar 30 NORTH CAROLINA         1  .433  1 2B   6   2   3     1      1   5                  1   1            
Mar 30 NORTH CAROLINA         1  .429  1 2B   3   3   1            0   1                  1   1            
Mar 31 NORTH CAROLINA         1  .433  1 2B   4   1   2            0   2                  1   1            
Apr  1 ILLINOIS               1  .444  1 2B   5   1   3            1   3                  1   1            
Apr  2 MARYLAND               1  .440  1 2B   3   2   1            0   1                  2   2            
Apr  2 HOLY CROSS             1  .449  1 2B   3   3   2 1          0   3                  1   1            
Apr  3 ILLINOIS               1  .439  1 2B   4   3   1            0   1                  2   2            
Apr  4 HOLY CROSS             1  .437  1 2B   5   0   2 1          0   3                      0            
Apr  4 MARYLAND               1  .429  1 2B   4   1   1            0   1                  1   1            
Apr  6 AUBURN                 1  .441  1 2B   2   3   2            1   2                  3   3            
Apr  7 AUBURN                 1  .439  1 2B   5   0   2            1   2                      0            
Apr 10 SOUTH ALABAMA          1  .437  1 2B   5   2   2 2          1   4                      0            
Apr 11 SOUTH ALABAMA          1  .443  1 2B   3   1   2 1          0   3                  2   2            
Apr 11 SOUTH ALABAMA          1  .445  1 2B   4   2   2            0   2                      0            
Apr 17 SOUTH FLORIDA          1  .430  1 2B   4   0   0            1   0            1         0            
Apr 18 SOUTH FLORIDA          1  .432  1 2B   4   1   2            0   2                  1   1           1
Apr 19 SAINT LEO COLLEGE      1  .439  1 2B   5   2   3 1   1      1   6                      0            
Apr 23 FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL   1  .433  1 2B   4   1   1 1          2   2                      0            
Apr 24 SOUTH ALABAMA          1  .438  1 2B   3   2   2 1          0   3      1           1   1            
Apr 25 SOUTH ALABAMA          1  .425  1 2B   4   0   0            1   0                      0            
Apr 25 SOUTH ALABAMA          1  .416  1 2B   3   1   0            0   0                      0            
May  1 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       1  .423  1 2B   5   1   3     1      3   5                  1   1            
May  2 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       1  .422  1 2B   5   2   2            0   2                  1   1            
May  4 JACKSONVILLE           1  .416  1 2B   2   1   0            0   0                      0            
May  5 JACKSONVILLE           1  .421  1 2B   3   1   2            0   2               1      0            
May  8 MIAMI                  1  .427  1 2B   5   1   3 1          1   4                      0            
May  9 MIAMI                  1  .425  1 2B   3   2   1            0   1                  1   1            
May 12 FLORIDA                1  .423  1 2B   3   0   1     1      1   3                      0            
May 13 FLORIDA                1  .417  1 2B   5   0   1            0   1                      0           1
May 15 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       1  .408  1 2B   6   0   1            0   1                      0            
May 16 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       1  .394  1 2B   6   0   0            0   0      1  5            0           1
May 18 AUBURN                 1  .389  1 2B   5   0   1            1   1                  1   1            
May 19 AUBURN                 1  .384  1 2B   5   1   1 1          0   2                      0            
May 22 FLORIDA                1  .374  1 2B   5   0   0            1   0                      0            
May 23 FLORIDA                1  .369  1 2B   3   0   0            0   0      1               0            
May 23 FLORIDA                1  .371  1 2B   4   2   2            0   2                  2   2            
May 28 EAST CAROLINA          1  .371  1 2B   3   1   1 1          0   2                      0            
May 29 MARYLAND               1  .365  1 2B   3   2   0            0   0                  1   1            
May 30 MISSISSIPPI STATE      1  .360  1 2B   3   2   0            0   0                  1   1            
Jun 13 ARIZONA                1  .352  1 2B   5   0   0            0   0                      0   3    4   
Jun 14 DARTMOUTH COLLEGE      1  .347  1 2B   3   2   0            0   0                  2   2   0    2   
Jun 15 TEXAS                  1  .344  1 2B   5   0   1            0   1                      0   3    3  1
Jun 16 OHIO                   1  .344  1 2B   3   0   1            1   1               1      0   5    3   
Jun 17 TEXAS                  1  .346  1 2B   4   2   2     1      1   4                      0   1    7   
Jun 18 SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA    1  .336  1 2B   7   0   0            0   0         5            0   3    7   
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                                 .336 59 59 238  64  80 17  6  2  34 115  0   3 10  1  2 33  33   15  26  5