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Davidson to retire Stephen Curry’s No. 30 jersey in August

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry grew to become a four-time NBA champion and first-time NBA Finals Most Precious Participant by way of Thursday’s 103-90 win on the Boston Celtics in Recreation 6 of this spring’s championship sequence. 

Curry will obtain a unique honor earlier than the summer season concludes. 

Per an ESPN piece, Davidson athletic director Chris Clunie confirmed on Friday that the No. 30 jersey Curry wore whereas representing the Wildcats throughout his faculty days shall be retired in an Aug. 31 ceremony that may coincide with the 34-year-old being inducted into the Davidson Athletics Corridor of Fame and receiving his bachelor’s diploma. Curry earned his Bachelor of Arts diploma with a sociology main again in Might however was unable to attend a commencement ceremony since he was busy together with his skilled obligations. 

Curry featured for Davidson from 2006 to 2009 and, as famous by ESPN, holds the varsity’s all-time data for factors, three-pointers, free throws, area targets and steals. He helped the Wildcats full a Cinderella run to the Elite Eight through the 2008 NCAA Match. 

Since coming into the NBA by way of the primary spherical of the 2009 draft, he is gained a pair of regular-season MVP awards, earned 4 championship rings and cemented his standing as a future first-ballot Corridor of Famer. 

Davidson has beforehand retired six participant jerseys, however Curry’s 30 would be the first quantity endlessly faraway from the rotation. 

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