Deja Vu: Howland Kicks Off Nelson

UCLA Coach Ben Howland has released junior power forward Reeves Nelson from the team...

As we reported earlier in the week, Reeves Nelson has been released from the basketball team.

UCLA was waiting for Nelson to complete his finals this week.

UCLA'S OFFICIAL RELEASE: UCLA Men's Basketball Coach Ben Howland has dismissed Junior forward Reeves Nelson from the team, he announced today.

"After much thought and deliberation, I have made the decision to dismiss Reeves Nelson from the UCLA Men's Basketball Team effective immediately," said Howland. "This decision is not one that I take lightly, but it is in the best interest of both the program and the student-athlete."

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