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Nelson Learning As He Goes

Roberto Nelson, a 6-3 combo guard from Santa Barbara, Calif. has the potential to be an elite player in the class of 2009. He and his father help give an insight into his background and the schools that are recruiting him.

Bright-eyed and nearly terrified, Roberto Nelson hit the road for the East coast in the shadows of the big city. In July of this past year, the 15-year old had completed his freshman season and one of the youngest participants in the Reebok ABCD Camp in Teaneck, N.J. Nelson, a 6-3 180-pound combo guard from Santa Barbara, Calif. had played for the 16-under H-Squad AAU program. He was getting... Recommended Stories