kobe bryant. by far
Eric Floyd of the Golden State Warriors scored 29 points in the fourth quarter against the Los Angeles Lakers in the 1987 NBA playoffs on May 10.
The Detroit Lions scored 34 points in the 4th quarter in a 37-27 win over the Chicago Bears
George Gervin and Carmelo Anthony both had 33 points in a quarter before.
33 by George Gervin of San Antonio
That would be George Gervin of the San Antonio Spurs, who scored 33 points in the second quarter against New Orleans on April 9, 1978.
Most points scored in one quarter in college football is Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Iowa Hawkeyes, the Huskers scored 48 points in the 3rd quarter. (year not known-maybe mid 80s)
Harry Ratnam of Fresno scored 29 points in the 3rs quarter of a basketball game!
George Gervin of the San Antonio Spurs scored 33 points against the New Orleans Jazz on April 9, 1978 in the second quarter. Carmelo Anthony shares that record when he also scored 33 points in a single quarter (third quarter) against the Minnesota Timberwolves on December 10, 2008.
I scored fourteen points in the first quarter!
Georgia Tech scored 63 points in 1916 under coach John Heisman (yes that John Heisman) against Cumberland College of Lebanon, Tennessee. Second quarter saw another 63 point showing. Third quarter they lost steam only putting up 54 points and finally a mear 42 points in the fourth. The final score was Georgia Tech 222 Cumberland College 0.
61 points in honor of his grandfather who died at the age of 61. when chris paul reached 61 points in the fourth quarter he chucked his freethrow shot into the crowd and mysteriously left the court.
The most points scored in a quarter in an NFL game is 41and was done by the Green Bay Packers vs. the Detroit Lions on October 7, 1945 (second quarter) and the Los Angeles Rams vs. the Detroit Lions on October 29, 1950 (third quarter).
The most points scored in a quarter in the Super Bowl is 35, scored in the 2nd quarter of Super Bowl XXII by the Washington Redskins against the Denver Broncos. Washington wound up winning Super Bowl XXII by the score of 42-10.
George Gervin- 35 points
28 vs dallas when he scored 62 in only 3 quarters
The highest number of points scored by an NBA basketball player in an NBA game is 100 points by Wilt Chaimberlain. The second most scored points in the NBA is by Kobe Bryant, at 81 points in a game. The third most scored points in a game, is again by Wilt at 79 points.
The former NFL player with the most points scored in a single season is LaDainian Tomlinson. He scored 186 points in 2006 with the San Diego Chargers.
From 2002 to 2011, teams scored an average of 4.3, 6.6, 4.5, and 6.0 points per quarter, respectively. Source: Pro-football-reference.com