"I guess you can say that she was on my mind a lot, but playing for this team, they have been a big help in supporting me," Nichols said after the game. "I wanted to go out there and give my all for these guys, for my family."
Nichols returns to score record-tying 40 points for Albany →
Travis Charles scored 15 points, Nichols added 12, and Mike Rowley had a career-high six assists.
Cremo's 20 leads Albany over St. Francis Brooklyn 87-60 →