Rick Pitino, left, and John Calipari before the 2013-14 regular-season game between Kentucky and Louisville in Rupp Arena. Pitino went 2-8 as Louisville head coach against Calipari-coached Kentucky teams.
Rick Pitino, left, and John Calipari before the 2013-14 regular-season game between Kentucky and Louisville in Rupp Arena. Pitino went 2-8 as Louisville head coach against Calipari-coached Kentucky teams. Lexington Herald-Leader file photo
Rick Pitino, left, and John Calipari before the 2013-14 regular-season game between Kentucky and Louisville in Rupp Arena. Pitino went 2-8 as Louisville head coach against Calipari-coached Kentucky teams. Lexington Herald-Leader file photo

Kentucky-Louisville basketball rivalry as we’ve known it is gone

September 27, 2017 01:30 PM

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Mark Story

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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.