Originally written on 5TH QUARTER MAGAZINE  |  Last updated 10/15/14
This video makes Shaquille O’Neal and Dwight Howard look like the best free throw shooters in the business. Both O’Neal and Howard are notorious for being horrendous at shooting free throws, but at least they can get the ball in proximity of the rim. The same can not be said for Appalachian State Center Brian Okam, who re-defined the term “airball” after attempting a free throw vs. Western Carolina University. If the time of travel for Okam’s free throw was compared to a plane, it would resemble a man-made machine from the Red Bull Flugtag contest. Below, take a look for yourself and let us know how bad this free throw was on a scale of 1-10.  
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