Steph Curry scored 40 points in the NCAA Tournament 12 years ago today

Steph Curry led Davidson to an 82-76 upset victory over Gonzaga in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in 2008.

He knocked down eight three-pointers on 10 attempts. His most important one put Davidson ahead 77-74 with 1:04 remaining.

Curry went on to lead Davidson on a Cinderella run to the Elite Eight. He averaged 25.9 points per game that season and shot 43.9 percent on three-pointers.

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