All hail the freshman scoring king. 14 points against Wichita St. were enough for Malik Monk to surpass Jamal Murray as UK’s all-time freshman scoring leader. 247Sports’ Chris Fisher broke it down further:
By scoring 14 points, five over the final 2:10, Monk passed Jamal Murray as Kentucky’s all-time freshman leading scorer with 721 points on the season.
Monk’s 721 points are also tied with Kenny Walker (1985-86) for seventh on UK’s all-time single-season scoring list.
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