Outside Shot w/ Randy Foye
Do The Wright Thing
A unique exploration of Villanova Basketball Coach Jay Wright. Randy Foye graduated from Villanova 11-years ago as the Big East Player of the Year. On this very personal episode, Randy returns to his alma mater to sit down with his former coach and reveal the Jay Wright that extends way beyond basketball. A passionate and personal look at Coach Wright's inspirational journey and how he navigated the ups and downs of life before he lead the Wildcats to the 2016 National Championship. From...
Syrian American NJ Mayor
Mohamed Khairullah had to flee Syria when he was a child because his father and grandfather were marked for execution. Today he is a citizen of the United States and the Mayor of Prospect Park, NJ. Mayor Mohamed Khairullah is a Syrian American. He is Arab American. He is Muslim and leads an inclusive community that celebrates all faiths and religions. He is a family man, a teacher, an activist. He loves the USA and the privilege to vote for his leaders. He risks his own life to help those...
His Name is Jeremy Lin
Jeremy Lin hasn't always been a household name. Initially, his meteoric rise to global inspiration was a result of his basketball talent. And yes, he is an NBA star, currently on the Brooklyn Nets. But Jeremy's greatest impact occurs when he meets people away from the court. As the son of immigrant parents who sacrificed everything for their children, Jeremy values each moment of his success & recognizes the responsibility that comes with his fame. How many of you are familiar with the...
Will Sheridan told Randy Foye that he is gay, while they were at Villanova. Will was the starting power forward, Randy the Team Captain of an elite Wildcat basketball squad. Randy reacted to Will’s news by supporting his brother. As did Will’s teammates. They had a team bond and trust that would not be broken. Keep in mind that this was 2003-2006, so prior to the courageous stories of openly gay athletes such as Michael Sam and Jason Collins. Will waited until a few years after college to...
Disappearance of Regina Foye
In 1989, Randy Foye's mom disappeared. He was 5-years-old, graduating kindergarten. After that day, Randy never saw or heard from his mom, Regina Foye, again. Throughout his life, which includes his Villanova degree, his current 11-year NBA Career, and starting his own family, Randy wondered what happened to his mom. But without any clues, nobody could be sure if she was alive or dead. It seemed like it was a lost cause, to remain a mystery. That is until the impossible became possible....
Introducing Outside Shot
Coming April 25th, a podcast about the underdog. On each episode, Randy Foye explores the journeys of diverse people who, like him, have spent their lives defeating unimaginable obstacles. Series features original work by J. Ivy. Upcoming stories include Jeremy Lin, Mayor Mohamed Khairullah & Will Sheridan.