Pistons sign Monroe

Updated: July 6, 2010, 4:49 PM ET
Associated Press

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- The Detroit Pistons have signed first-round draft pick Greg Monroe.

Terms were not disclosed Tuesday.

The 6-foot-11-inch Monroe averaged 16.1 points, 9.6 rebounds and 1.5 blocks in 34 games as a sophomore for Georgetown last season. He was the Big East Rookie of the Year as a freshman.

The Pistons drafted the New Orleans native with the seventh overall selection in the NBA draft.


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