5 SEC basketball players who can improve their NBA stock

The NCAA tournament creates more stars than almost any other sporting event. Like we saw with Stephen Curry and comparable players in recent years, it can leverage players into extra success in the NBA draft. While the SEC is a high-profile league, the Big Dance is a far bigger stage for players to show off their skillset. Whether it’s surprising scoring games or playing against...
Via SEC Country
March 16, 2017

Stephen Curry makes stronger statement about HB2

After last week’s NCAA announcement to move all championship events from North Carolina, the best shooter on the planet issued a stronger statement about the effects of HB2 on his home state. Last week, the hatchet came down. The NCAA announced it would be moving “all seven previously awarded championship events from North Carolina during the 2016-17 academic year.” This was...
Via Golden State of Mind
September 22, 2016  |  Discuss

My First Row Seats For Stephen Curry’s Rise From Davidson Freshman To NBA MVP

By David Dennis / @DavidDTSS This article is used with permission from the author, as this piece was originally published on Medium on May 6, 2015. I wanted to be a rapper in college. You know how your dad was part of a garage rock band or some Motown revival band when he was younger? Well, that’s what my generation did in college  —  except we rapped. And at some point or...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
January 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Davidson's Jack Gibbs drops 41 points in front of Stephen Curry

Davidson junior guard Jack Gibbs almost missed more free throws than field goals on Tuesday night in the Wildcats' 109-74 rout of Charlotte.Here was Gibbs stat line: a career-high 41 points off 14-of-17 shooting (6-of-7 from three and 7-of-9 from the free throw line). He didn't miss his first jump shot until 12:32 left in regulation, connecting on his first 14 attempts.He also did...
Via FOX Sports
December 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Steph Curry’s college coach voted No. 2 offensive mind

In a poll conducted by various CBS Sports writers among college basketball coaches, Davidson Wildcats coach Bob McKillop was named the second-best offensive coach in the game. McKillop, who has been at Davidson for 26 years and coached reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry, received 13.4 percent of poll support when coaches were asked who they thought was the best offensive mind and finished...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Grizzlies coaches playing catch-up in final cramming before NBA draft

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- NBA coaches have a tough enough time scouting LeBron James and Stephen Curry -- the superstars of today's game. However, blindly deciding whom to draft to defend James and Curry is a different story. "I don't know anything about the (June 25) draft," said Grizzlies assistant coach Bob Thornton. "I just know the players they've told us to study up on and go from...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Stephen Curry's popularity prompts Davidson SID to change number

  Stephen Curry is one of the most popular players in the NBA. You don't have to remind Davidson College sports information director Joey Beeler, who has been forced to change his office phone number after being besieged in recent weeks by calls from young children wanting to meet the NBA's Most Valuable Player and his daughter Riley. Beeler told The Associated Press he's received...
Via Associated Press
June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

David D. vs. Eddie Maisonet (The Stephen Curry At Davidson Era Episode)

On this edition of TVP, we talked to David D. of Moguldom Media to discuss Stephen Curry, the Davidson Wildcats, Pelicans vs. Thunder and all things NOLA. The post David D. vs. Eddie Maisonet (The Stephen Curry At Davidson Era Episode) appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

La Salle-Davidson Preview

The last time Davidson was ranked, Stephen Curry was the nation's leading scorer in his final season with the perennial Southern Conference powerhouse. The program hasn't had much trouble adjusting in its transition to the Atlantic 10. The No. 24 Wildcats begin their A-10 tournament campaign as the top seed Friday as they look to extend their win streak to 10 in Friday's quarterfinal...
Via Associated Press
March 12, 2015  |  Discuss

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