Career: Graduated ranked eighth all-time at Duke in the 200 freestyle (1:37.60) and 10th in the 100 freestyle (44.58) … School record holder as a member of the Blue Devils' 200 freestyle relay (1:18.46) … Three-year member of Duke's ACC Championship team, earning a pair of top-eight finishes as a member of Duke's 800 freestyle relay … Three-year member of the ACC Academic Honor Roll … Team captain as a senior.
Honors: ACC Academic Honor Roll (2016, 2017, 2018)
2017-18: Anchored Duke’s 200 freestyle relay that broke a seven-year old program record in a sixth-place finish at the ACC Championships, clocking 1:18.46 ... Turned in career-best times individually in the 50 and 100 freestyle preliminaries … Team captain.
2016-17: Took sixth in the 50 freestyle at the Nike Invitational ... Guided Duke's 400 freestyle relay to a ninth-place showing at the NC State GAC Invitational.
2015-16: Competed on Duke's 400 and 800 freestyle relays at the ACC Championship ... Leadoff split of 44.65 on the 400 freestyle relay marked a personal best time for the 100 freestyle ... Moved up to fifth on the Blue Devils' all-time performance list with a 1:37.60 200 freestyle swim at the Nike Cup Invitational ... Finished third overall in that performance ... Guided the 400 freestyle relay to a second-place showing at Nike Cup.
2014-15: Ranked fourth on the team in the 200 freestyle as a rookie … Time of 1:39.13 in the ACC preliminaries was 10th on the Blue Devils' all-time performance list … Member of 800 freestyle relay that broke the school record with a 6:27.07 clocking at ACCs.
Prior to Duke: Four-year letterwinner for Tim Baker at Terra Linda High School in San Rafael, Calif. … Earned All-America accolades in the 100 and 200 freestyle as a junior … Tabbed Marin County Athletic League Swimmer of the Year his final year … North Coast Section champion in 100 freestyle … Two-time Terra Linda swimming MVP … Set the section record as a member of the 200 freestyle relay as a sophomore … Multiple-time finalist at Junior Nationals as a member of the North Bay Aquatics club team ... Holds the team record in the 100 and 200 freestyle … Helped North Bay Aquatics' 200m freestyle relay take first at the 2014 National Club Swimming Association Summer Long Course Championships ... At the same meet, guided the 400m freestyle relay to a second-place showing ... Lettered freshman and sophomore year in water polo … Scholastic All-American ... Terra Linda Outstanding Scholar Athlete.
Personal: Born Nicholas Connell Bigot on Nov. 27, 1995 in Greenbrae, Calif. … Son of Patrick and Carole Bigot … Has one older sister, Jacquie.
Bigot Career Bests:
50 Free: 20.41
100 Free: 44.58 ... 10th all-time at Duke
200 Free: 1:37.60 ... 8th all-time at Duke
On Duke's Relays:
200 Free Relay: 1:18.46 ... Duke record
At the ACC Championships:
2015: 7th, 800 Free Relay ... 6:27.07
2016: 8th, 800 Free Relay ... 6:31.06
9th, 400 Free Relay ... 2:55.55
2018: T6th, 200 Free Relay ... 1:18.46