Charlotte Hornets select Malik Monk with 11th pick in NBA Draft

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Malik Monk (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

NEW YORK — The Charlotte Hornets selected Kentucky’s Malik Monk with the 11th pick in the NBA Draft Thursday night.

The 6 foot 3 inch shooting guard averaged 19.8 points per game in his only season at Kentucky.

Monk also contributed 2.5 rebounds per game and 2.2 assists per game.