2004: Emeka Okafor

Philadelphia, PA. 2/28/04 Emeka Okafor had only two blocks Saturday afternoon but as Randy Foye of VIllanova found out he knows when they count. Both of Okafor's blocks came against Foye as he drove the lane in regulation with .9 seconds remaining and the scored tied at 66 and in overtime for the win with .1 seconds remaining and the Huskies up by one 75-74. Randy Foye of Villanova can only watch as Ben Gordon's three point attemp floats from his hands to the hoop during the second half Saturday afternoon to cut the Wildcats lead to 62-61 with 2:10 remaining. Gordon scored 21 points hitting 5 of nine from three to help the Huskies to a 75-74 overtime victory. The UConn men played Villanova Saturday afternoon at the Wachovia Center in Philadelphia.
John Woike / Hartford Courant
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