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Jack Taylor Breaks NCAA Record With 138 Points

The Impressive display propels the Grinnell College, Iowa, player into the national spotlight.

Jack Taylor Breaks NCAA Record With 138 Points

Jack Taylor smashed the NCAA single game scoring record when be bagged 138 points to lead Grinnell College to a 179-104 victory over Faith Baptist Bible on Tuesday night.

Taylor shattered the old record, held by Bevo Francis of Rio Grande, by 25 points. “It felt like anything I tossed up was going in," said Taylor, a 5'10" sophomore, according to the Seattle Times.

Taylor scored 27 of 71 three-pointers, knocked in 52 of 108 total shots and made seven out of 10 from the free throw line during the Division III game. The performance did not go unnoticed by some NBA stars, with Carmelo Anthony and Kobe Byrant among those impressed by Taylor's' feat.

Check out some of Taylor's scores here: