Gophers basketball star Rachel Banham scores 60 points, ties NCAA record

Gophers Women's Basketball star Rachel Banham scored 60 points for Minnesota against Northwestern on Sunday. She tied the NCAA record for most points in a game, and broke the Big Ten record.

The Gophers beat Northwestern 112 to 106 in double overtime on the road.

On Tuesday, Kobe Bryant even congratulated Banham -- "Congrats on the 60 @rachelbanham15. From what I've seen I don't think it will be the last time you hit that mark," Bryant tweeted. Banham then tweeted back, "Thanks Kobe! #LifeMade" The NBA legend responded, "Keep it goin!"