Originally Posted by bmd
I scored 47 points in a high school game. I don't remember how many assists, rebounds, steals, etc.
All I remember is that it felt like I was hitting everything. And I thought after how crazy it is that some NBA players score in the 50's and even 60's, because it didn't seem possible to score more than I did.
Not that it explains everything, but NBA ball players do
have 16 more minutes to operate. That always made me feel better. 18 high school points is kind of like dropping 27 in the NBA.