(CBS) — When 16-year old Josh Ruggles starting shooting 3 pointers in the Wheaton Academy gym on Friday, he never thought he’d break a record. 135 three pointers in five minutes.
His older brother recorded the event, posted it on YouTube, and tweeted it. More than 233,000 views later, he’s a viral star.READ MORE: Coronavirus In Illinois: 298 New Cases, Including 11 Deaths; 52% Of Adults Fully Vaccinated
“I did not expect this to happen. It’s been awesome,” said Ruggles “Phil Jackson retweeted it, Drew Brees actually retweeted, Dick Vitale retweeted it,” Ruggles said. “After those Twitter accounts with a ton of followers retweeted it, it just went viral.”