What makes a free throw so difficult for some players? Fatigue, mental psych-outs, sweaty hands, the carnival of cacophony surrounding them during a road game.
All legitimate reasons. There have been some funny bad free throws over the years. We usually get one or two goof-ups each season. That said, never has a foul shot been so ... foul.
Not like this one, from Appalachian State junior center Brian Okam. There is worse news than the shot, if you can believe it. App State fell on the road to Western Carolina 70-64 on Saturday to drop to 1-7 this season.