New York, NY- The Charlotte Bobcats selected Washington State guard Kyle Weaver with the 38th pick of the NBA draft Thursday night. Weaver was an All Pac-10 2nd team and All Pac-10 Defensive 1st team selection his senior season at WSU. He averaged 12 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists, and almost 2 steals per game in helping the Cougars reach the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament.
Weaver is the 29th Cougar ever selected in the NBA draft and the first since Mark Hendrickson in 1996. He joins former Gonzaga star Adam Morrison in Charlotte who the Bobcats selected him 3rd overall in 2006.