Seth Curry (born August 23, 1990) is an American basketball player and native of Charlotte, North Carolina for the D-League's, Santa Cruz Warriors. He is the son of former Virginia Tech, NBA star Dell Curry and former volleyball standout Sonya Curry. His older brother, Stephen, is a point guard for the Golden State Warriors. He played for Duke University.
Curry is a 2008 graduate of Charlotte Christian School, where he contributed to the Knights' success during his high school years. As a senior, Curry averaged 22.3 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists. Curry connected on 52 percent of his field goal attempts, while hitting three-point shots at a 49 percent success rate. During his senior campaign, Curry earned all-conference, all-state, and first team CSAA All-American accolades. Curry also was a McDonald’s All-American nominee. In his four years on the varsity, Charlotte Christian amassed an 105–24 record, reaching the state final in 2006. He was named to the Charlotte Christian honor roll all four years.
FIBA Under-19 World ChampionshipEdit
Curry attended the FIBA Under-19 World Championship in New Zealand in 2009 for the United States. USA won the tournament beating Greece in the final 88–80. Curry scored nine points in this game on 3–5 shooting. For the tournament Curry averaged 9 points, 2.2 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game. His highest score of 12 came in three games vs Iran, France and Canada.
After high school, Curry chose to attend Liberty University. In his freshman season at Liberty, he led all freshmen nationally in average points per game scored with 20.2 a game. Curry broke the Big South Conference single-season scoring record for a freshman. He wore the number (30) jersey at Liberty after his dad was number 30 in his career. At Duke he is wearing the number 30 as well.
Per transfer rules, Curry sat out the 2009–10 basketball season.
As a redshirt sophomore, Curry earned a starting role in the Blue Devils lineup after a severe toe injury to freshman guard Kyrie Irving. In a game against Miami University, Curry led the team with 17 points on 57% shooting in 22 minutes of action. He scored a season high 22 points against North Carolina on February 9, 2011. For the 2010-2011 season, Seth Curry, is averaging 9.5 points, 1.9 rebounds, and 2.0 assists in 25.6 minutes per game for the Blue Devils.
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- ↑ "Curry Takes Advantage of Opportunity to Start". BlueDevilDaily.com. http://bluedevildaily.com/duke-basketball/game-recap/duke-flying-high-after-79-45-beatdown-miami-oh. Retrieved January,5,2011.
- ↑ "Smith's career-high 34 help Duke rally past rival UNC". http://www.cbssports.com/collegebasketball/gamecenter/recap/NCAAB_20110209_NC@DUKE.
- ↑ "Seth Curry Stats Profile". bluedevildaily.com. http://bluedevildaily.com/duke-basketball/roster_player/seth-curry. Retrieved March 14, 2011.