Alec Nichols joined the LSU staff in 2020 as an athletic training intern, initially working with the track and field team and transitioned to working with the football team in Fall 2021.
Alec graduated from Iowa State University in 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in athletic training and then got his master’s degree in Exercise Science: Injury Prevention and Sports Performance from California University of Pennsylvania. Following graduation, Alec worked as a Seasonal Athletic Trainer with the Kansas City Chiefs during the 2019 and 2020 football seasons, where he helped the Chiefs win Super Bowl LIV.
Alec is a native of Overland Park, Kansas. In his free time, Alec enjoys playing golf and watching the Chiefs on Sundays.