Darius Miller, Kentucky’s 2008 Mr. Basketball at Mason County, scored 1,248 points as a Kentucky Wildcat and played on two Final Four teams, including UK’s 2012 NCAA championship squad.
Darius Miller, Kentucky’s 2008 Mr. Basketball at Mason County, scored 1,248 points as a Kentucky Wildcat and played on two Final Four teams, including UK’s 2012 NCAA championship squad. Lexington Herald-Leader file photo
Darius Miller, Kentucky’s 2008 Mr. Basketball at Mason County, scored 1,248 points as a Kentucky Wildcat and played on two Final Four teams, including UK’s 2012 NCAA championship squad. Lexington Herald-Leader file photo

Why making UK observe a ‘Kentucky Mr. Basketball quota’ in recruiting could never work

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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.