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You’ve probably heard by now that Jack Taylor, a sophomore for Grinnell College, a Division III school, set an NCAA single-game scoring record by dropping 138 points last night. In just 35 minutes of play, he made 52 of 108 shots from the field, 27 of 71 shots from three-point land, 7 of 10 free throws, oh, and zero assists.
Here’s what Kobe Bryant had to say following that performance:
“Really? Wow. That’s impressive. That’s crazy. I don’t care what level you’re at. Scoring 138 points is pretty insane. How many 3s did he shoot?”
When the reporter said that Taylor shot 71 threes, Kobe said:
“Holy sh– … he must have been wearing the Mambas, man. Only Mambas have no conscience to shoot the ball like that.”
The reporter asked Kobe if people would be celebrating if he scored 138 points in a game. You have to love his reply:
“Would people be celebrating me if I scored 138 points? You know how it is, some people would, some people wouldn’t. They can all kiss my a– as I’m sure he fee
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