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On this Date 1987 - HOF Michael Jordan Scores 61

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 04/16/22, 5:00AM EDT


On this day in history, Michael Jordan poured in 61...

April 16, 1987 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Michael Jordan poured in 61 points in an NBA game for the Chicago Bulls, but the Bulls came up short against the Atlanta Hawks, 117-114. Jordan was 22 of 38 from the floor and hit 17 of 21 free throws.  The former UNC star joined the NCSHOF in 2010.

Michael Jordan - NCSHOF