ASHLAND, Ky. — Former University of Kentucky basketball player Malik Monk visits the Kentucky Hall of Fame Cafe on Sunday, April 9, from 4-6 p.m. The Kentucky HOF Cafe is in Ashland, Ky. at 500 Winchester Avenue on the front of the Ashland Town Center.
Monk was a consensus second-team All-American for Kentucky basketball during last season’s Wildcats advancement to the Elite Eight. Monk, a freshman, averaged 19.8 points per game and was named to seven All-American teams.
He was first team All-SEC and was on the All-SEC Freshman team. Monk was both the SEC Player of the Year and Freshman of the Year and became the leading scorer all-time by a UK freshman by scoring 754 points.
He declared for the NBA Draft late last week. Monk won over a dozen national awards for his play during the 32-6 Wildcats.
Monk will meet with the media at 3:45 p.m. at the Kentucky Hall of Fame Cafe prior to meeting fans at 4 p.m. Autographs and photographs will be available for purchase starting at $30. Fans can begin lining up at the main entrance to the Kentucky Hall of Fame Cafe at noon.