Malik Monk smiled on the bench late in the Cats’ 88-66 loss at Florida on Feb. 4, 2017 as Gators fans serenaded him with “Happy Birthday” on his 19th birthday. UK fans were not amused that the freshman star found anything funny at that moment. Others on the UK bench, left to right, were Isaiah Briscoe, De’Aaron Fox and Bam Adebayo.
Malik Monk smiled on the bench late in the Cats’ 88-66 loss at Florida on Feb. 4, 2017 as Gators fans serenaded him with “Happy Birthday” on his 19th birthday. UK fans were not amused that the freshman star found anything funny at that moment. Others on the UK bench, left to right, were Isaiah Briscoe, De’Aaron Fox and Bam Adebayo. Charles Bertram cbertram@herald-leader.com
Malik Monk smiled on the bench late in the Cats’ 88-66 loss at Florida on Feb. 4, 2017 as Gators fans serenaded him with “Happy Birthday” on his 19th birthday. UK fans were not amused that the freshman star found anything funny at that moment. Others on the UK bench, left to right, were Isaiah Briscoe, De’Aaron Fox and Bam Adebayo. Charles Bertram cbertram@herald-leader.com

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