March 3, 2007
Scorer Spice: Curry scores 40 in loss
According to WebMD.com, the spice Curry is believed to help fight arthritis, cancer and might even be a brain booster.
For Oklahoma State, JamesOn Curry spiced things up so much that the Cowboys were almost able to overcome an 18-point deficit and steal a game from Baylor that looked to be locked away.
Simply put, he strapped Oklahoma State on his back and almost pulled out a win on his own.
His 40 points in 40 minutes - 16 of those coming in the last seven of the game - helped to propel the Cowboys back from that sizeable deficit and turn things around for OSU. Almost. The end result was an 86-82 win for Baylor at the Ferrell Center in Waco. But if not for Curry's late-game heroics, the end result would have likely been much uglier for OSU.
The stat line for Curry in this game is pretty impressive: He went 12-of-18 from the field, 9-of-9 from the free throw line and 7-of-10 from three-point range. And in that last seven minutes of the game, Curry posted 16 of OSU's 20 points.
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