Coach Nichols & Yao Ming
Once called, “The Best Basketball Coach Nobody Has Heard of”, Coach Rle Nichols trained and coached Yao Ming right here in San Diego when Ming played for High Five America prior to his pro career. Coach Nichols is also widely known for:
• Defeating Top Olympic teams including Soviet Union
• DefeatingMajor Div. 1 University teams (UCLA, Memphis State, Florida, etc.)
• Helping develop the U.S. Olympic Team
• Facilitating the building of Alliant International University Basketball Courts (currently in use by the Sol League) in San Diego which he ran his High Five America Basketball league and travel teams from for years.