2017 (Redshirt Junior): Played in all 12 of the team's game with one start along the offensive line and on special teams ... Started at left tackle at The Citadel (Nov. 4) ... A part of the offensive line unit that helped pave the way for running back Detrez Newsome's third-consecutive 1,000-yard rushing season.
2016 (Redshirt Sophomore): Saw action in all 11 of the team's games along the offensive line and on special teams, making one start ... His first collegiate start came against Chattanooga (Oct. 28) ... Was a part of the offensive line unit that paved the way for Detrez Newsome's second-straight, 1,000-yard rushing season ... Credited with one tackle in the UTC game.
2015 (Redshirt Freshman): Did not see game action.
2014 (Freshman): Redshirted.
Prior to Western Carolina: Played along the offensive and defensive line, as well as at tight end during his high school career ... Also played basketball and participated in track & field in the weight events including shot put and discus ... High school coach was David Maness.
Personal: Full name is Nicolas Chase Stehling ... Is the son of Albert Stehling.