Randy Foye
Randy Foye

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Newark, N.J.

High School:
East Side

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 205

Position:
Guard

Birthdate:
09/24/1983

Experience:
3L

Emerged as one of the East's top guards down the stretch ... Can score in bunches ... Capable of defending guards or forwards ... Adept at creating his own shot in the lane ... Rock solid build and possesses a great will.

Career Statistics: Finishes as the 8th all-time leading scorer in Villanova history with 1,966 career points ... Averaged 15.0 points per game over 131 career games ... Grabbed 625 career rebounds, averaging 4.8 rpg ... Tallied 416 assists as a Wildcat ... Had 198 steals and blocked 52 shots.

2005-2006: Wooden Award Finalist ... NABC First Team All-American ... NCBWA First Team All-American ... Sporting News First Team All-American ... Bayer Advantage Senior CLASS First Team Member ... Big East Player of the Year ... Big East First Team All-Conference ... Big 5 Outstanding Player of the Year ... Big East Co-Player of the Week (Dec. 5) ... Big East Honor Roll (three times) ... Preseason All-Big East selection ... Big Five Player of the Week (Dec. 5, Dec. 12, Jan. 9) ... One of five players named on Dick Vitale's All-Solid Gold Team (Dec. 28) ... Named, along with Allan Ray, as top backcourt duo in America (SI.com, Jan. 19) ... Midseason First Team All-American (SI.com) ... Named by SI.com as one of 10 players for NBA scounts to watch ... Defensive All-America Team (CollegeInsider.com) ... Only player on the team to start in all 33 games ... Averages team-high 20.5 points per outing and contributes 5.8 rebounds per game, second-best on the roster ... Second on the team with 100 assists and 46 steals ... Scored in double figures 31 times and reached at least 20 points 21 times ... Three games with double-figure rebounds and two double-doubles ... Scored 29 points, grabbed 6 rebounds, dished out 3 assists and had 2 steals in 45 minutes in an overtime win over Boston College in the Sweet 16 ... Had 27 points, 8 rebounds and 2 steals in the 'Cats Elite 8 loss to Florida ... Had 24 points, six rebounds and two steals in 82-78 victory over Arizona in second round of NCAA Tournament on Mar. 19 ... Scored 20 of his points in the first half ... Finished 9-of-19 from the field and made four three-pointers ... Scored 17 points and had nine rebounds against Monmouth in first round NCAA game on Mar. 10 ... Tied career-high with five steals in the game, while also dishing out four assists ... Led the team with 26 points, eight rebounds and two blocks against Pitt on Mar. 10 ... Scored ten points and seven rebounds with four assists versus Rutgers on Mar. 9 ... Played a team-high 36 minutes in 92-82 victory over Syracuse on Mar. 5 ... Scored 21 points and added six rebounds and six assists ... Tallied 18 points and had five rebounds against Connecticut on Feb. 26 ... Notched his fifth career double-double (25 points) and set a career high for rebounds (14) in a 74-72 win at Cincinnati on Feb. 23 ... Registered team highs of 22 points and eight rebounds in 75-65 win over Georgetown on Feb. 19 ... Made 8-of-16 shots ... Led the team with 23 points and eight rebounds during 61-51 victory at DePaul on Feb. 11 ... Made four three-pointers ... Scored 24 points to add to a 72-67 comeback win over Marquette ... Helped lift VU to a 72-70 win at Notre Dame with 18 points, four assists and three rebounds ... Made four key free throws down the stretch with the `Cats trailing by three ... His 24 points helped VU escape with a 49-46 win at USF on Jan. 24 ... Dropped in 20 points and added five rebounds and two assists to help spark an 80-65 win over Syracuse on Jan. 21 ... His 19 points, six rebounds and two assists helped spark a 73-64 win over Seton Hall on Jan. 17 ... Tallied 24 points on 9-of-13 shooting in 84-78 overtime victory at Rutgers ... Made 3-of-5 from three-point range and 3-of-4 from the foul line ... Scored 14 of Wildcats' first 25 points in the contest ... Scored 24 points in a 91-87 loss to West Virginia on Jan. 8 ... Produced 24 points and nine rebounds in a strong performance in the Big East opener at Louisville on Jan. 5 ... Came within one rebound and one assist of a triple double in a 75-53 win at Temple on New Year's Eve ... Established a new career high with nine assista and added 10 rebounds ... Added 20 points and seven rebounds in a 98-57 win over La Salle on Dec. 22 ... His short jumper with 53 seconds left in regulation helped VU stave off a Penn rally and post a 62-55 win on Dec. 13 ... Produced 27 points on 9-of-18 shooting from the floor to go with four rebounds, three assists and two steals in a win over Longwood ... Came through with the fourth double-double of his career on Dec. 6 at Bucknell, scoring 28 points and adding a career-high 11 rebounds to lead the `Cats to a 79-60 win over Bison ... Dropped in a career-best 32 points on 14-of-21 shooting from the field to lead VU to an 85-74 win over No. 5 Oklahoma on Dec. 3 at the Pavilion ... Tied a career high with five 3-point field goals en route to 21 points in a 84-47 win over Lehigh on Nov. 27 ... Led the Wildcats with 21 points and seven rebounds in a 78-35 win over Stony Brook on Nov. 18.

2004-05:Selected to the NCAA Syracuse Region and Big East All-Tournament teams ... Averaged 20 points per game in three NCAA Tournament games, including a career-high 28-point explosion in a 67-66 regional semifinal loss to North Carolina on March 25 ... Scored 45 points in two Big East Tournament games ... Named third team All-Big East ... Led the Big East Conference in steals (2.26 spg) ... The only Wildcat to start all 32 games ... Topped the club in minutes played (32.1 mpg) and finished second in scoring (15.5 ppg) ... His steal with seven seconds remaining helped preserve a 70-68 victory at St. John's on March 5 ... Established a new career high with 27 points on 11-of-15 shooting in a 79-58 win over Seton Hall on March 2 ... Scored six of his 23 points in the final 3:45 to help lead VU past No. 3 Boston College 76-70 on Feb. 23 ... Chipped in with 15 points, five rebounds, five assists and three steals in VU's 80-72 win over Pittsburgh on Feb. 20 ... Played only six minutes in an 89-51 win over Bucknell after being shaken up on a dunk attempt in the first half ... Supplied superb defense on Pat Carroll to help VU down St. Joseph's on Feb. 7 ... Also scored 13 points and collected nine rebounds ... Came up with a season-high five steals to go with 19 points and seven rebounds in an 89-81 win over Providence on Feb. 5 ... Contributed 20 points, five rebounds and two blocked shots in a 65-60 win over Notre Dame on Jan. 26 ... Scored his 1,000th career point late in the first half against the Irish ... Delivered 22 points on 10-of-17 shooting from the floor in a 67-66 loss at Boston College on Jan. 19 ... Recorded a new career high with 26 points in 38 minutes of a 78-72 loss at Notre Dame on Jan. 8 ... Also added six rebounds ... Supplied superb defense to help limit Tim Begley to two shots in a 74-64 win over Pnn on Dec. 31 ... Added 14 points, five assists, three steals and only one turnover in an 81-62 win over MTSU on Dec. 27 .... Notched a season high 23 points to go with four rebounds and four steals in an 86-72 win over Albany on Dec. 22 ... Delivered his most complete offensive game of the young season in a 68-41 win over Fordham on Dec. 14 ... Contributed 17 points, nine rebounds, four assists and three steals to help spark the `Cats ... Collected six rebounds in a 54-43 win over La Salle on Dec. 11 at the Palestra.

2003-04: Logged a heavy workload at three different positions ... Started 34 times, averaging 31.3 mpg ... Finished third on the club in scoring (13.5 ppg) and was second in assists (3.6 apg) ... Drained perhaps the biggest shot of the season in the opening round of the Big East Tournament ... His short jumper in the lane with 3.6 seconds left lifted VU to a 61-60 win over Seton Hall ... He followed that with a 15 point, five rebound, four assist performance in a 69-66 win over No. 17 Providence in the quarterfinals ... He then led the `Cats with 20 points in a semifinal loss to eventual NCAA champion Connecticut ... Tied a career high with 10 rebounds in a 75-74 overtime loss to the Huskies on Feb. 28 ... It marked his third career double-double ... Connected on 7-of-8 field goal attempts on his way to 16 points in an 80-68 victory over Virginia Tech on Feb. 18 ... Established a new career high with five steals in a 67-60 loss at West Virginia on Feb. 14 ... Produced 16 second half points to hlep lift VU to a 76-69 win at Miami on Jan. 25 ... Finished with 21 points, eight assists and seven rebounds in 37 minutes ... Notched 18 pointsin an 82-78 loss to Notre Dame on Jan. 10 ... Dropped in 23 points and grabbed nine caroms in an 84-63 win over UNC Greensboro on Dec. 28 ... Contributed 16 points, six rebounds and suffocating defense on Jeff Schiffner in a 73-63 win over Pennsylvania on Dec. 9 ... Scored 19 second half points to lead the `Cats past La Salle 74-61 on Dec. 6 ... His two free throws with seven seconds left tied Santa Clara at 47 in a game VU eventually won in overtime 53-51 on Nov. 25 ... Posted 20 points and ten reboundsin a 73-48 win at Temple to open the campaign on Nov. 22.

2002-03: Villanova's primary quarterback tied for fourth on the team in scoring at 10.3 ppg ... Scored 10 points and came up with two steals in 38 minutes during a 46-41 loss to Georgetown in the Big East Tournament ...Was on the court for a career-high 40 minutes in a 56-54 loss to No. 7 Pittsburgh on March 9 ... He scored 15 points and collected six rebounds ... His five assists in a 92-84 loss at Boston College were one shy of his career high in that category ... Scored 10 points and added three assists in an 88-63 loss at Virginia Tech on March 1 ... Added 11 points and five rebounds in a 70-60 loss at Providence on Feb. 22 ... Led the Wildcats with 20 points, including four free throws in crunch time, in a 82-73 win on Jan. 15 at St. John's ... His team-leading 21 points established a new career high on Jan. 8 against Virginia Tech ... Grabbed a career high nine rebounds in a 70-62 win over Temple on Dec. 31 ... Scored 20 points in an 80-78 loss at Dayton on Dec. 22 ... Prior to that he set tallied 16 points in a 72-60 win over UMBC on Dec. 13 ... Foye scored all of his points after intermission and was 3-of-4 from beyond the 3-point arc ... Debuted with 10 points, four rebounds and three assists in a Nov. 15 loss to Marquette... Added 13 points and six assists in 64-41 win over Drexel on Nov. 22 ... Contributed 10 points and four assists in a 71-69 loss to College of Charleston.

EAST SIDE HIGH SCHOOL Selected as the New Jersey Player of the Year ... Averaged 22 points, six assists and six rebounds per outing for coach Bryant Garvin ... Led his team to the New Jersey State Group IV title to advance to the Tournament of Champions ... Ranked in most national lists of the top 50 seniors in America ...Committed to attend Villanova in November 2001 ... Also named first team all-state and first team All-Essex County in 2001-02.

PERSONAL Mother is Regina Foye and he has a younger brother named Christopher ... His grandmother Ruth Martin has also been an important part of his life ... Born 9/24/83 in Newark, N.J. ... Enjoys listening to music in his spare time.

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