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April 23, 2010
Tre' Nichols didn't want his second opportunity to turn into his second mistake. When Boise State wanted an immediate commitment in November, Nichols, thinking back to his last quick decision, declined.
When the Broncos resurfaced at the end of March, the time was finally right, Nichols said. The former Killeen High point guard became new Boise State head coach Leon Rice's first signee April 14.
"I just felt comfortable there," Nichols said via cell phone. "It was a good college atmosphere ... They're in need of a point guard. I'm going to go somewhere that I was really needed."
Nichols thought he would have been a similar fit at Texas State when he signed with the Bobcats one game into his senior year at Killeen High School. Three games into his first college season, he realized it wasn't as he'd hoped...