Tyra Buss Makes Illinois Basketball History


By WSIL Sports

ELDORADO -- Tyra Buss poured in 39 on her way to surpassing 3,000 points for her career, leading Mt. Carmel to a 73-43 win over Harrisburg at the Lady Eagle Winter Classic Friday night.

Mt. Carmel advanced to the championship game with the win. The Lady Aces' Tyra Buss made Illinois basketball history in the process, becoming the first junior to surpass 3,000 points.

Buss needed 21 to break the mark, but finished the night with a game high 39 points.
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