Gibbs and Aldridge lead Davidson over George Washington

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) Peyton Aldridge had 27 points and eight rebounds, Jack Gibbs added 21 points and nine boards and Davidson beat George Washington 74-63 on Wednesday night. The Wildcats (13-11, 6-7 Atlantic 10) took control with a 17-6 run that ended with a 58-49 lead on Aldridge's jumper with 5:08 left. They pushed the lead into double digits in the final two minutes. Matt...
Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Northwestern's Fitzgerald accepts criticism over field goal decision

Pat Fitzgerald believes the criticism of his decision to kick a field goal late against Ohio State is fair. Northwestern played Ohio State tough on Saturday but ended up losing 24-20. The game was especially tight in the second half when the teams were tied at 17. But after that, Ohio State broke ahead with a touchdown that gave the ball back to Northwestern with 9:43 left in the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Tennessee dominates Northwestern in Outback Bowl

Last season, the Tennessee Volunteers won a second-tier January bowl game in the state of Florida against an opponent from the Big Ten West. The Big Orange brigade blasted Iowa in the TaxSlayer (formerly Gator) Bowl to salvage their season. This season, the Vols would have preferred to play a Big Ten East team in the Sunshine State, because it would have meant they’d have won...
Via The Comeback
January 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Davidson won't retire Steph Curry's jersey number until he graduates

There are certain strings even a reigning MVP can't pull.Davidson retires only the jerseys of players who graduated, and Curry, who left school a year early in 2009 to enter the NBA draft, has not completed his degree requirements, according to ESPN. Until that happens, the school will not retire Curry's jersey or induct him into their Hall of Fame."I knew what I signed up for when...
Via FOX Sports
December 04, 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

Davidson Basketball Wishes Steph Curry Luck, Makes Tribute Video

I’m sure a lot of people here remember when Golden State Warriors guard and NBA MVP Steph Curry took the nation by storm. It was the 2008 NCAA Tournament, and the little known Davidson Wildcats, then of the Southern Conference, made fans’ collective eyes pop out when they reached the Elite Eight as a No. 10 seed, having knocked off No. 7 Gonzaga, No. 2 Georgetown and No. 3 Wisconsin...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 19, 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

Iowa and Davidson have light hearted Twitter exchange

By Larry Brown. Iowa and Davidson had a light-hearted, humorous exchange on Twitter Sunday not long after their NCAA Tournament game was announced. Iowa (21-11) is a seven seed in the South Region of the tournament and will face 10-seed Davidson (24-7). In response to the matchup, the Hawkeyes’ official university Twitter account mentioned Steph Curry to Davidson because he is...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Davidson Loses but Gains Respect in the Atlantic 10

By Josh Adams @NCAAHoopsDigestIt wasn't supposed to be this easy.There was no way the Davidson Wildcats in their first year in the Atlantic 10 could win both the regular season title and win the postseason conference tournament as well.  After winning a thriller at the buzzer to LaSalle on Friday, the Wildcats run in the Atlantic 10 Tournament came to an end Saturday at the hand...
Via College Hoops Digest
March 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Taylor Kalinoski, Davidson Top LaSalle at the Buzzer

In a game that featured LaSalle coach John Giannini yelling at the officials that they were protecting the number 1 seed and that his team would still win away, the Davidson Wildcats finished on a 10-0 to survive and advance in the A-10 tournament. While LaSalle didn’t get any help from the stripes, Davidson finished the game on 10-0 run. The Wildcats had trailed by as much as...
Via The Student Section
March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Davidson’s Jordan Barham Should Be In The Dunk Contest

Davidson's Jordan Barham has the skills to enter the NBA dunk contest right now.
Via Gamedayr
March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

The Top 5 College Basketball Stories From Saturday, January 24

A total of 137 games were played on Saturday. What five stories emerged from the pack? Here they are: * 5 – DAVIDSON AND DAYTON AVOID BAD LOSSES There is a difference between a quality win and a bad loss, between making a tangible gain and avoiding a huge step backward. For the Davidson Wildcats and Dayton Flyers in the Atlantic 10, Saturday witnessed the avoidance of a crippling...
Via The Student Section
January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Steph Curry likes Speedo-wearing Davidson fans' free-throw distraction (PHOTO)

When the Davidson Wildcats hosted the Dayton Flyers in North Carolina on Tuesday night, the home-town fans left little to the imagination when it came down to distracting the visiting team.  With future Atlantic 10 seedings possibly at stake, the Davidson students knew it was their job to give the Wildcats a true home-court advantage. That's why they stripped down to their...
Via The Other Paper
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Billikens blasted by Davidson 89-54

DAVIDSON, N.C.  -- Brian Sullivan had 18 points to pace four Davidson players in double figures and rout Saint Louis 89-54 on Saturday night. Sullivan hit four 3-pointers in a row in the first five minutes of the game to jump out to an 18-7 lead, and Davidson led by double-digits the rest of the way. Sullivan made 7 of 13 field goals, including 4 of 8 from long range. Jordan Barham...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Virginia Basketball: Cavs Survive Davidson

This week’s AP poll came out Monday with UVA moving from the 5th ranked position in the country to 3rd after an 11-0 start. The Cavaliers faced the Davidson Wildcats Tuesday night looking to carry their undefeated season into the New Year and conference play. A 12-0 start would be their first in 33 years; since the 1981-82 season. This would be no easy task as Davidson entered...
Via isportsweb.com
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

De'Mon Brooks Headlines Southern Conference

De'Mon Brooks of Davidson has been named Southern Conference Player of the Year by both the Coaches and Media for 13-14. Joining Brooks on the All-SoCon First Team are Karl Cochran, Zaccheus Mason, Trey Sumler and Lucas Troutman. On the All-SoCon Second Team are Kyle Cain, Stephen Croone, Jelani Hewitt, Brian Sullivan and Tim Williams. Isaiah Williams was named Freshman of the Year...
Via RealGM
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Davidson holds on for 82-77 win over W Carolina

Chris Czerapowicz scored 19 points as Davidson held on for an 82-77 win over Western Carolina on Thursday night. Leading by as many 19 points in the first half, Davidson (9-11, 5-1 Southern Conference) had to scramble late in the second half as Western Carolina closed the gap on a 16-7 run capped by a pair of James Sinclair free throws that made it 68-66 with 5 minutes left. The...
Via Associated Press
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Drexel wins at Davidson 72-58

Frantz Massenat, with 25 points and seven rebounds, helped Drexel earn a 72-58 victory at Davidson on Sunday afternoon Davidson's home court shooting got them in trouble in the first half, hitting only 27 percent from the field and just 2-of-13 from beyond the arc as the Dragons took a 37-27 edge going into the break. Drexel (7-2) hit 7-of-10 free throws in the final minutes in...
Via Associated Press
December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Johnson & Wales (NC) loses to Davidson 105-63

Tyler Kalinoski recorded 23 points and Tom Droney 18, as Davidson routed Johnson & Wales (NC) 105-63 on Saturday night. Davidson (4-5) doubled-up on Division III Johnson and Wales at halftime, leading 52-26, in a half that included seven Davidson steals; a plus-seven turnover ratio and Davidson shooting 56 percent from the floor compared to Johnson & Wales 33 percent. Johnson...
Via Associated Press
December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Brooks, Sullivan lead Davidson to 94-82 win

De'Mon Brooks scored 21 points and Brian Sullivan 20 to end Davidson's winless start with a 94-82 victory over Georgia at the Charleston Classic on Thursday night. The Wildcats (1-3) were off to their longest losing streak to start a season in four years and made sure to put away the Bulldogs (1-2) with a 13-4 run at the end of the opening period to take a 46-36 lead into the half...
Via Associated Press
November 21, 2013  |  Discuss

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