Nelson Settling in as Backup Center

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Derrick Nelson is one snap away from his Rutgers debut as the backup center in 2014. Preparing behind Betim Bujari, Nelson could get his first on-field opportunity Saturday against Howard.

Sophomore Derrick Nelson is hard at work on the practice field after moving from guard to center last season. Speaking after the penultimate pregame practice, Nelson discussed his progress and the need to be ready to go should anything happen to starter Betim Bujari.

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