UCLA freshman forward Reeves Nelson was medically cleared to play in UCLA’s regular season-ending roadtrip this weekennd at Arizona and Arizona State. Nelson had retinal surgery on Feb. 22 to replace a retinal tear in his left eye. He was fitted for eyewear and practiced today in his new goggles.
UCLA senior forward Nikola Dragovic, meanwhile, practiced today without issue after playing through a sprained ankle and sore shoulder that required a pre-game shot on Saturday.
Also, sophomore center J’mison was suspended for the Arizona game for a violation of team rules.