Stephen Curry Pays Up on Bet, Wears Kentucky Jersey After Davidson Loss

DAVIDSON, NC - JANUARY 24: Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors smiles on the court during the ceremony to name the student section after him at Davidson's John M. Belk Area after him at Davidson College on January 24, 2017 in Davidson, North Carolina. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2017 NBAE (Photo by Kent Smith/NBAE via Getty Images)

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It was just 10 years ago that Stephen Curry led the Davidson Wildcats on an incredible journey to the Elite Eight.

Unfortunately for him, his alma mater was not able to recapture that magic and make another deep run in the men’s NCAA tournament this year. Or for his sake, even win a game in the Big Dance.

Davidson drew fifth-seeded Kentucky in the first round of the 2018 NCAA tournament to set up a battle of the Wildcats. With that matchup, former Kentucky player and current Golden State Warriors studio analyst Kelenna Azubuike decided to make a friendly wager with the two-time NBA MVP:

The end result—a 78-73 victory for Big Blue Nation:

A man of his word, Curry paid up on the bet on Friday:

Better luck next year, Steph.