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Elena Delle Donne and Tesia Harris tie Delaware scoring records

Elena Delle Donne, remember her?

Delle Donne, viewed by some as the next Candace Parker, was the latest can't-miss product in women's basketball who backed out of a committment to UConn last year.

Saying she was burnt out from playing basketball and a little homesick, Delle Donne went back home and enrolled at the University of Delaware. She didn't play basketball her freshman season, but did play volleyball. 

Well, she's back. And has made her presence felt. The 6-5 phenom  scored 39 points in  an 85-72 win over Buffalo on Tuesday night. Delle Donne shot 15-for-23 from the field and hit four three-pointers.

Delle Donne tied the 29-year old record set by Lori Howard against Temple on Jan. 27, 1981. Ironically, Buffalo coach Linda Hill-MacDonald was coaching Temple when Howard set the record.

Not to be left out of the spotlight, former Half Hollow Hills West star Tesia Harris scored 23 points, including draining six three-pointers. She tied the Delaware record for most three-pointers made in a game.

Harris is the older sister of University of Tennessee-bound Tobias, who is starring for Half Hollow Hills West.

The Blue Hens improved to 7-3.

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