Found December 06, 2011 on Fox Sports West:
UCLA forward Reeves Nelson has been kicked off of the team by head coach Ben Howland. It's been a rough start to the season for the Bruins (2-5) and an even rougher start for Nelson. "This continues a trend of very disappointing behavior by Reeves, said Howland in a statement. I personally have worked hard with him to illustrate the importance of the code of conduct for our student-athletes, as well as the ramifications for violating it. I am disappointed that he has continued to fall short of my expectations." There is no timetable for the reevaluation of Nelsons status with the team. It has been a turbulant season thus far for the junior forward who has already been suspended for a game for "conduct unbecoming of a member of the UCLA basketball team." After being reinstated to join the team for their trip to Maui, Nelson missed the team bus and flight to Hawaii, causing him to be suspended for the first half of the Bruins win over host Chaminade. H...

Howland not amused by Nelson's joking

Ben Howland met with enigmatic forward Reeves Nelson during a Tuesday meeting described by the head coach as "cordial" before Nelson headed to his first final exam of the day. The outcome? Nelson would be suspended from the team indefinitely for "conduct unbecoming of a member of a member of the UCLA basketball team." Nelson sat out the entire second half...

UCLA’s Ben Howland should just kick Reeves Nelson off the team

What has happened to UCLA basketball ? I thought the Bruins would win the Pac 12 this year as did many other people. Part of the reason they are struggling, is the downfall of Reeves Nelson both on and off the court. Today UCLA announced that they have suspended Nelson indefinitely for conduct unbecoming a member of the UCLA basketball team. This isn’t the first time...

UCLA once again suspends forward Reeves Nelson indefinitely

Whatever the record is for suspensions in a single season, UCLA's Reeves Nelson is surely on pace to shatter it. UCLA announced Tuesday morning it has suspended Nelson indefinitely for a pattern of insubordinate behavior, the third suspension the junior forward has received since the season began last month. Nelson previously sat out the Bruins' Nov. 14 loss to Middle Tennessee...

Reeves Nelson Suspended from UCLA Basketball Team

UCLA Head Men's Basketball Coach Ben Howland announced today that he has suspended Reeves Nelson indefinitely.

UCLA's Reeves Nelson is suspended again

Ben Howland says the suspension is indefinite and was prompted by the junior forward's behavior, particularly on the bench during the Bruins' loss to Texas on Saturday. It is the second suspension for Nelson this season.Ben Howland says the suspension is indefinite and was prompted by the junior forward's behavior.

Howland Kicks Off Nelson

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

Reeves Nelson suspended indefinitely from UCLA basketball team

Reeves Nelson, UCLA's leading scorer and rebounder last season, has been suspended for the second time this season, basketball coach Ben Howland announced in a statement released Tuesday morning.

UCLA suspends Nelson from basketball team again

Reeves Nelson has been suspended for a second time from the UCLA basketball team.

UCLA's Nelson suspended again for conduct

Reeves Nelson has been suspended for a second time from the UCLA basketball team.

UCLA suspends Reeves Nelson from team again

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Reeves Nelson has been suspended for a second time from the UCLA basketball team.

Breakfast Buffet: Ben Howland concedes he has made mistakes

1. There were two revealing quotes from UCLA coach Ben Howland in this column by T.J. Simers of the Los Angeles Times. Howland conceded that "in retrospect" he should have left Reeves Nelson home after the junior forward missed his flight to Maui just days after a previous suspension had been lifted. Howland also acknowledged "The only way we can get into the tournament...
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