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Today in sports history: Wilt Chamberlain scores NBA record 100 points in single game in 1962
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Today in sports history: Wilt Chamberlain scores NBA record 100 points in single game in 1962

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In 1962, Wilt Chamberlain scores an NBA-record 100 points to lead the Philadelphia Warriors to a 169-147 triumph over the New York Knicks in Hershey, Pa.

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