Wilt Chamberlain's Scoring Record

Updated July 24, 2020 | Infoplease Staff

The Question:

Who won the game played on March 2, 1962, between Philadelphia and New York in which Wilt Chamberlain scored 100 points?

The Answer:

Chamberlain's team, the Philadelphia Warriors, won the game 169-147. Chamberlain still holds the NBA record for points scored in one game. Kobe Bryant is in second place, having scored 81 points on January 22, 2006; his team, the Lakers, beat the Raptors 122-104.

-The Editors

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