TAG: Davidson College

instagram, Smack / Dec 23, 2013 / 3:15 pm

Stephen Curry Loses Bet With Harrison Barnes, Rocks UNC Shirt

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Stephen Curry famously attended tiny Davidson College after failing to receive much attention from big-name schools coming out of high school. Dubs teammate Harrison Barnes was one of the most coveted high school players in the country before electing to attend perennial ACC power, University of North Carolina. Last night, the two mismatched college teams faced off, and Curry and Barnes made a bet. Read More »

Video / Mar 12, 2012 / 5:00 pm

We Reminisce: Stephen Curry’s Epic 2008 NCAA Tournament Run

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Before he started twisting his ankles every other game, Stephen Curry delivered one of the most memorable NCAA Tournament performances. In the 2008 NCAA Tournament, the dude dropped, in succession, 40 against Gonzaga, 30 against Georgetown, 33 against Wisconsin and 25 against Kansas. He was so good even LeBron couldn’t help himself, cheering wildly from the stands during a few of Curry’s games. Could we see another run like this during this month’s tournament? We have a few guys who MIGHT be able to pull it off. But we doubt it… Read More »

College, Latest News, NBA / Mar 11, 2011 / 3:00 pm

Dime Q&A: Stephen Curry Talks Davidson, Duke & March Madness

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Stephen Curry (photo. Nicky Woo)

I can still remember that final minute at Ford Field. It was March 2008 and Kansas was squaring off against Cinderella story Davidson in the Elite Eight; Stephen Curry was having the tournament run of his life. I was in the stands that day in Motown sitting among the Davidson fans, wearing the one purple shirt in a sea of red. With Curry hitting that big three with 54 seconds left to cut Kansas’ lead to two, it seemed like the momentum had shifted in Davidson’s favor. Unfortunately for the Wildcats, the game ended on a desperation heave from Jason Richards in the final seconds after Curry was double-teamed and was forced to pass it off. Read More »