We that are Nebraska fans just can't seem to get a break. Kind of explains why Doc hasn't given up on getting Almeida on the court when it's about reached a point that he really should red-shirt and get fully healthy, if he isn't headed there now.
Article continues in link.Nebraska will play its final two nonconference men's basketball games without its second-leading scorer and rebounder.Junior center Jorge Brian Diaz is again experiencing foot pain and will sit out Saturday night's game against Alcorn State and Tuesday night's game against Central Michigan, coach Doc Sadler said Friday.Nebraska then has a week off before hosting Wisconsin on Dec. 27 in its Big Ten Conference debut. In the meantime, Diaz may visit the same foot specialist at Duke University he initially consulted over the summer.Sadler said Diaz played through pain over the latter part of last season, then recovered over the summer. He began experiencing problems again a week to 10 days ago.