43 Matt Nicolai
43 Matt Nicolai
Height: 6-3
Weight: 200
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Northport, N.Y.
High School: Northport
Position: LB
Major: Mechanical Engineering
gp 10
tk 81.0
sac 0.5
int 3
ffum -

2017: NEWMAC First Team All-Conference... CoSIDA Academic All-District... NEWMAC Football Defensive Athlete of the Week on 10/2... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... Team captain... Led the team with 81 total tackles that included 45 solo stops and 36 assisted tackles... Had five tackles for loss of 11 yards and a half sack... Posted three interceptions, including two interceptions at Merchant Marine where he also had one of two pass breakups on the season... Finished with five games with double-digit tackles, including a season-best 12 tackles vs. Endicott on 9/16 as he had seven assisted stops... Posted a season-high nine solo tackles at Coast Guard on 10/21.

2016: NEFC All-Academic Team... Ranked fifth on the team in total tackles with 39... Appeared in all 10 games... Had two sacks for a loss of six yards and six tackles for loss for 21 yards... Posted two interceptions for 87 yards to go along with two quarterback hurries and three pass breakups... Added one blocked kick... Had a season-high eight tackles vs. Curry on 11/5.

2015: Played in all 10 games for the Engineers … Academic All-NEFC … finished with a career-best 24 tackles.

2014: Saw the field in all 11 games as a freshman … totaled six tackles for the season as a back-up linebacker … first collegiate tackle came against Salve Regina (9/27) … three solo tackles at Husson (11/22) in the first round of the NCAA Playoffs.

Off the Field at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering … Undergraduate Research at the Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies … Undergraduate Research at Hatsopoulos Microfluids Lab to investigate layer assembly as a means for drag reduction... President of intramural sports... Intern at Anheuser-Busch.

High School: A 2014 graduate of Northport High School … three-year letterwinner in football … Suffolk County Golden 11 team … twice named to the all-division team … three-year starter … academic all-division … Pop Campbell (MVP) Award … Northport High School Top Scholar-Athlete Award … team captain … also lettered in lacrosse … Foreign language honor society … president of National Honor Society … Our Town 2000 … Mathletes … Peer Tutoring … Relay for Life … DECA … Honor Roll … Gold and Silver Medals in Long Island Math Fair.

Recent Games
Sep 30 at U.S. Merchant Marine Academy W, 35-7
Oct 7 Maine Maritime W, 51-6
Oct 21 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 30-21
Oct 28 WPI L, 24-21
Nov 4 Norwich University W, 20-0
Nov 11 at Springfield College L, 43-7
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 45 31
Assists 36 23
Tackles 81.0 54.0
Tackles per game 8.1 7.7
Sacks 0.5 0.5
Sack yards 0 0
Interceptions 3 2
Returned for touchdown 0 0
Fumble recoveries - -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 1 at Becker College W, 28-0 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 Curry College L, 15-7 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Endicott College W, 31-26 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Catholic W, 38-21 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at U.S. Merchant Marine Academy W, 35-7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Maine Maritime W, 51-6 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 30-21 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 WPI L, 24-21 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Norwich University W, 20-0 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Springfield College L, 43-7 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 1 at Becker College W, 28-0 - - - - - - -
Sep 8 Curry College L, 15-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Endicott College W, 31-26 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Catholic W, 38-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at U.S. Merchant Marine Academy W, 35-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Maine Maritime W, 51-6 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 30-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 WPI L, 24-21 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Norwich University W, 20-0 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Springfield College L, 43-7 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 1 at Becker College W, 28-0 - - - - - - -
Sep 8 Curry College L, 15-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Endicott College W, 31-26 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Catholic W, 38-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at U.S. Merchant Marine Academy W, 35-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Maine Maritime W, 51-6 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 30-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 WPI L, 24-21 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Norwich University W, 20-0 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Springfield College L, 43-7 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 1 at Becker College W, 28-0 - - - - - 0
Sep 8 Curry College L, 15-7 - - - - - 0
Sep 16 Endicott College W, 31-26 - - - - - 0
Sep 23 at Catholic W, 38-21 - - - - - 0
Sep 30 at U.S. Merchant Marine Academy W, 35-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 7 Maine Maritime W, 51-6 - - - - - 0
Oct 21 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 30-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 28 WPI L, 24-21 - - - - - 0
Nov 4 Norwich University W, 20-0 - - - - - 0
Nov 11 at Springfield College L, 43-7 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 1 at Becker College W, 28-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 Curry College L, 15-7 - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Endicott College W, 31-26 - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Catholic W, 38-21 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at U.S. Merchant Marine Academy W, 35-7 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Maine Maritime W, 51-6 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 30-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 WPI L, 24-21 - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Norwich University W, 20-0 - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Springfield College L, 43-7 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 1 at Becker College W, 28-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 Curry College L, 15-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Endicott College W, 31-26 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Catholic W, 38-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at U.S. Merchant Marine Academy W, 35-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Maine Maritime W, 51-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 30-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 WPI L, 24-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Norwich University W, 20-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Springfield College L, 43-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 1 at Becker College W, 28-0 1 - - - - 0
Sep 8 Curry College L, 15-7 1 - - - - 0
Sep 16 Endicott College W, 31-26 1 - - - - 0
Sep 23 at Catholic W, 38-21 1 - - - - 0
Sep 30 at U.S. Merchant Marine Academy W, 35-7 1 - - - - 0
Oct 7 Maine Maritime W, 51-6 1 - - - - 0
Oct 21 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 30-21 1 - - - - 0
Oct 28 WPI L, 24-21 1 - - - - 0
Nov 4 Norwich University W, 20-0 1 - - - - 0
Nov 11 at Springfield College L, 43-7 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 1 at Becker College W, 28-0 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 8 Curry College L, 15-7 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 16 Endicott College W, 31-26 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Sep 23 at Catholic W, 38-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 30 at U.S. Merchant Marine Academy W, 35-7 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Oct 7 Maine Maritime W, 51-6 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 21 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 30-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 28 WPI L, 24-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 4 Norwich University W, 20-0 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 11 at Springfield College L, 43-7 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 1 at Becker College W, 28-0 4 1 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 Curry College L, 15-7 5 5 10.0 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Endicott College W, 31-26 5 7 12.0 - - 1 1 - - - 1 0 0 1 - -
Sep 23 at Catholic W, 38-21 3 6 9.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at U.S. Merchant Marine Academy W, 35-7 7 3 10.0 - - 0 - - - - 2 0 0 1 - -
Oct 7 Maine Maritime W, 51-6 3 3 6.0 0.5 0 1 3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 30-21 9 1 10.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 WPI L, 24-21 6 4 10.0 - - 1.5 3 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Norwich University W, 20-0 3 6 9.0 - - 1 3 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Springfield College L, 43-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 41 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 41 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2014-15 11 - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - -
Total 41 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - 0
Total 41 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 41 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - 1 3 3.0 0 0
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - 1 3 3.0 0 0
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2014-15 11 - - - - 0 .0
2015-16 10 - - - - 0 .0
2016-17 10 - - 3 - 3 .3
2017-18 10 - - - - 0 .0
Total 41 - - 3 - 3 .1
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2014-15 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2017-18 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2014-15 11 4 2 6.0 .5 - - 1 3 - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 14 10 24.0 2.4 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 20 19 39.0 3.9 2 6 6 21 - - - 2 87 3 1
2017-18 10 45 36 81.0 8.1 0.5 0 5 11 - - - 3 0 2 -
Total 41 83 67 150.0 3.7 2.5 6 12.5 36 - - - 5 87 5 1
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -
-
September 5 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - -
-
September 5 - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 5 - - - - - - - 0
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -
-
September 5 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 7 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - - - - 0 .0
Away 5 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 7 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 3 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 5 - - - - 0 .0
October 3 - - - - 0 .0
November 2 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 45 36 81.0 8.1 0.5 0 5 11 - - - 3 0 2 -
Conference 7 31 23 54.0 7.7 0.5 0 3.5 9 - - - 2 0 1 -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 22 25 47.0 9.4 0.5 0 5 11 - - - 1 0 1 -
Away 5 23 11 34.0 6.8 - - 0 - - - - 2 0 1 -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 34 27 61.0 8.7 0.5 0 3 7 - - - 3 0 2 -
Losses 3 11 9 20.0 6.7 - - 2 4 - - - - - - -
-
September 5 24 22 46.0 9.2 - - 1.5 2 - - - 3 0 2 -
October 3 18 8 26.0 8.7 0.5 0 2.5 6 - - - - - - -
November 2 3 6 9.0 4.5 - - 1 3 - - - - - - -