Former U of L star sets NBA D-League scoring record - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Former U of L star sets NBA D-League scoring record

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LOUISVILLE Ky. (WDRB) -- Former U of L guard Russ Smith scores 65 points in a NBA D-League game.

Despite scoring the most points in D-League history, Smith's team the Delaware 87ers still lost 140-129.

Thirty-two of his 65 points were layups, 16 came from three throws, and Smith only made one shot from behind the arc.

Smith played 27 games for the Memphis Grizzlies and New Orleans Hornets over the past two years.

He was the 47th overall pick in the 2014 draft by the Philadelphia 76ers.

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