Whitmore sparks Villanova past Oklahoma in fantastic debut
December 4, 2022
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Cam Whitmore only touched a basketball a few times over seven weeks because of a broken thumb that delayed the start of his career that already seemed set as a brief one at Villanova.
Once he got his shot, Whitmore used his size, athleticism and skill that made him one of the top recruits out of high school to spark a Wildcats team in sore need of his intangibles.
"Honestly, I'm shocked," coach Kyle Neptune said. "Normal human beings, they would have been just completely discombobulated."
Whitmore had seven points, three rebounds and three steals over 20 minutes in his...