Former Louisville basketball star Russ Smith is still making it happen in China, scoring 76 points in his most recent game.
Russ Smith had 76 points on 36 shots today in win 135-124 in Chinese NBL
He is now averaging 59.7 per game
— Sportando (@Sportando) July 26, 2017
Earlier this season, Smith scored an absurd 81 points in a game.
Smith played for four years at Louisville, winning a national championship in 2013 with the Cardinals.
He was picked with the No. 47 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia 76ers, but was traded the following day to the New Orleans Pelicans. Smith played in the NBA D-League through his rookie year before being traded to the Memphis Grizzles in Jan. 2015.
Smith spent 2016 split between the Delaware 87ers in the D-League and playing in Europe.