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Marcus Keene scores 50 to set program record at Central Michigan

The 50 points dropped against Miami are an NCAA-high on the season.

NCAA Basketball: Central Michigan at Illinois Mike Granse-USA TODAY Sports

If you don't know him by now, you really should.

Marcus Keene, Central Michigan's famed point guard, dropped 50 points on the Miami RedHawks in McGuirk Arena to help secure the 98-85 victory.

The feat broke Presley Hudson's mark for most points scored in McGuirk Arena history set earlier in the month and places third all-time in men's program history for most points scored in a single game.

Keene's performance is also the single-game high in all of college basketball this season, outperforming Kentucky's Malik Monk, who set the mark at 46.

Keene was deadly all nighy in a wild game that saw CMU trail by double-digits at halftime and coach Keno Davis ejected in the second half during CMU's rally.

Keene shot an impresssive 15-of-23 from the floor, including 10-of-15 from three-point range and was perfect on free throw attempts, going 10-of-10.

What makes the run truly impressive was that Keene wasn't even the team's leading scorer in the second half: that mark belonged to Braylon Rayson, who had 12 at that point.

Keene went wild in the second half, scoring 39 of his 50 points in the last 20 minutes. His best stretch was with seven minutes to go in the second half, where he scored an incredible 26 straight points in 5:25 for CMU.

CMU next plays Bowling Green at home Tuesday, Jan. 24 at 7 p.m. EST on ESPN3.