Stephen Curry Helps Howard University Revitalize Golf Program

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Stephen Curry at the World premiere of ‘The Lion King’ held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, USA on July 9, 2019. (Shutterstock).

NBA star Stephen Curry is helping bring golf back to Howard University’s athletic program for the next six years.

The Golden State Warrior star said during a press conference on August 19 that he made a seven-figure donation to the historically Black university to revitalize its golf teams, CBS Sports reported. The golf team will compete in Division I of the NCAA, along with 19 other Division I teams at Howard, according to a university press release. The university previously had a Division II golf program that shut down 40 years ago. 

“Golf is a sport that has changed my life in ways that are less tangible, but just as impactful,” Curry said. “It’s a discipline that challenges your mental wherewithal from patience to focus, and…

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  • aj503

    Love this effort! Golf is loaded with life lessons and rewards, needs to be easier for everyone to play

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