Fans took photos of the new statue outside the UK football facility before the team’s game against South Carolina on Saturday.
Fans took photos of the new statue outside the UK football facility before the team’s game against South Carolina on Saturday. Mark Cornelison mcornelison@herald-leader.com
Fans took photos of the new statue outside the UK football facility before the team’s game against South Carolina on Saturday. Mark Cornelison mcornelison@herald-leader.com

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I am a native Kentuckian, a graduate of North Hardin High School (Radcliff) and the University of Kentucky. I came to the Herald-Leader in the glamorous position of agate clerk on Aug. 27, 1990. Since that time, I’ve worked as small-college beat reporter, sports enterprise/investigative reporter and, since August, 2001, as a full-time sports columnist.