Nichols sets up first visit

John Nichols is a 6-3, 215-pound linebacker prospect from Bellflower, California and John is starting to get serious about recruiting. He recently set up his first official visit, and it's not too far from home. As far as the other visits, it's looking more and more like those trips will take Nichols out of state to test the waters.

Most schools are recruiting him as a linebacker even though John plays the whole game both ways. On offense he starts at tight end. The Fresno State Bulldogs have been on Nichols for quite some time, and he'll be heading up north to check them out officially on December 6.

Scholarship offers have already come from Fresno State, Montana, Washington, Colorado State and Portland State. Last week, Husky linebackers coach Cornell Jackson gave Nichols a call. "They are trying to get a visit set up," he told

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