What does he like about each school in his top 5?
OSU: "I really am impressed with their coaching staff and especially Coach Miles. He seems like a good man and a good coach," said Nickerson.
Notre Dame: "I was really impressed with Coach Madison and Coach Willingham," said Nickerson. "They also have really great facilities too."
UCLA: "I like the location," said Nickerson. "I plan on heading out to UCLA in early August to see the campus."
Texas Tech: "I like the Red Raiders because they are here in Texas and they are showing me a lot of interest," said Nickerson.
Kansas State: "I like them because K-State is a good school that has a good football program."
Nickerson said he will not commit until after his senior season.