UConn's Hasheem Thabeet against Purdue

March 27, 2009 | 6:12 a.m. CDT
Hasheem Thabeet, center, a 7-foot-3 junior from Tanzania, scored 15 points and had 15 rebounds to help Connecticut defeat Purdue 72-60 in the semifinal of the NCAA West regional in Glendale, Ariz. The Huskies meet Missouri in the reional final Saturday.

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