Buss Breaks Scoring Record in Illinois


By WSIL Sports

CARTERVILLE --  Mt. Carmel's Tyra Buss made Illinois girls basketball history on Saturday night. 

She needed just three points to break the state's all time scoring record. Buss knocked down two free throws early to tie the record. 

She then knocked down a three to capture the record. Buss went on to score 66 points in the game. However, Mt. Carmel fell to Princeton 84-82. 

Buss now has 4,095 career points.

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