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Throttled by Williams' D, Cardinal ponders Draft

Originally Published: April 2, 2005
By Pat Forde | ESPN.com

ST. LOUIS -- It took just four minutes for Francisco Garcia to get a good feeling for how long his night would be with Deron Williams in his face.

Garcia drove from the left wing toward the basket. With his length, this is a play the 6-foot-7 junior normally finishes with a layup or a sharp pass to an open teammate. But this drive came to an abrupt halt about 14 feet out when the Illinois point guard thudded his thick chest into Garcia. The slender forward rose off-balance for a jumper that ...

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