TAG: Jack Taylor

College / Nov 17, 2013 / 8:00 pm

Video: Grinnell’s Jack Taylor Does It Again, Scores 109 Points In Just 29 Minutes

Jack Taylor

Grinnell College shooting guard Jack Taylor, who set the NCAA single-game scoring record last year after pouring in 138 points, broke past the century mark again today. This time, though, he did so in just 29 minutes of action! The 5-10 gunner scored 109 points during Grinnell’s 173-123 victory over Crossroads. Read More »

NBA / Mar 15, 2013 / 10:00 am

Kobe Bryant’s 10 Most Bad Ass Quotes This Season (Updated)

Kobe Bryant

The season wasn’t even halfway done, and Kobe Bryant had still uttered enough to reporters to fill a top-10 list. Bryant is still going strong in 2012-13 as we get within a month of the playoffs. Read More »

instagram, Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 26, 2012 / 4:00 pm

Justin Bieber, Drake and the Best of NBA Instagram This Week

Jonas Valanciunas

Instagram has added yet another avenue for basketball fans to connect with the personalities of their favorite NBA, college and high school players. It’s damn near impossible though for most normal people to stay up with everything that gets posted to Instagram on a daily basis, so we’re gonna help out the best way we know how: by collecting the best pics each week for our readers to cruise through at their leisure. Read More »

College, Latest News / Nov 21, 2012 / 10:00 am

Video: Grinnell’s Jack Taylor Drops 138 Points To Set A Ridiculous Single-Game Record

Jack Taylor Grinnell

Numbers, they say, never lie. And truth is stranger than fiction. Where those two maxims converged, we can finally say with certainty, was Nov. 20 in Grinnell, Iowa. Jack Taylor, a 5-10 transfer shooting guard, scored a single-game record 138 points with a line you have to see to even try to bend your mind around: In 36 minutes he was 52-of-108 from the field and 27-of-71 from three-point, throwing in 7-of-10 free throws. And now we have video of some of his record-setting highlights. Joe Johnson, step aside: Grinnell presents the “Iso-Jack” offense. Read More »

Smack / Nov 21, 2012 / 1:33 am

Kobe Helps Usher In A New Era; A College Player Scores 138 Points In One Game

Kobe Bryant

With Mike D’Antoni literally sitting in Phil Jackson‘s old seat (and even walking like him) along the Staples Center sideline, the new Lakers era didn’t exactly start according to plan. They couldn’t make free throws (19-for-37). They couldn’t make shots. They couldn’t even stop Brook Lopez. But down the stretch, their defense was suffocating, and Kobe Bryant (25 points) hit enough free throws to hold off Brooklyn, 95-90. Read More »