Stephen Curry is an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
At a Davidson alumni luncheon, head coach Bob McKillop complimented Curry even before he played his first game for the Wildcats “Steph Curry is going to blow your mind. He has a certain quality about him.”
Curry scored 15 points but committed 13 turnovers in his debut collegiate game against Eastern Michigan.
He scored 32 points, had four assists, and grabbed nine rebounds in the next game, against Michigan. With an average of 21.5 points per game, Curry concluded the season as the top scorer in the Southern Conference.
Only Kevin Durant of Texas scored more points than him as a freshman. The Wildcats finished the season with a 29–5 overall record and a Southern Conference regular-season championship thanks to Curry’s scoring prowess.
Against Furman on March 2, 2007, Curry made his 113th three-point field goal of the season, breaking Keydren Clark’s NCAA freshman season record for three-pointers.
Stephen Curry Parents: Meet Dell Curry and Sonya Curry
Basketball player Stephen Curry was born to his parents Dell Curry (father) and Sonya Curry (mother).
Son of Sonya and Dell Curry, he’s named Curry. Summa Akron City Hospital in Akron, Ohio, where he was born to an NBA player father.
For the majority of his NBA career, his father played for the Charlotte Hornets.
On several occasions, Dell brought Curry and his younger brother Seth along to see him play, and the two would warm up by shooting with the Hornets before the game started.