Daniel Ochefu (concussion) out for No. 6 Villanova

Daniel Ochefu suffered a concussion in practice and is sidelined. Geoff Burke/USA TODAY Sports

NEW YORK -- Villanova center Daniel Ochefu will not play in the sixth-ranked Wildcats' game against St. John's at Madison Square Garden on Sunday.

The 6-foot-11 senior suffered a concussion during practice last week.

Ochefu is averaging 9.7 points and a team-leading 8.3 rebounds for the Wildcats (17-3, 7-1), who are in first place in the Big East heading into the game.