Mark Story

August 16, 2012

Mark Story: Whose coaching seat is hotter, UK's Phillips or UT's Dooley?

Kentucky Coach Joker Phillips and Tennessee Coach Derek Dooley both enter seasons in which their jobs are at stake. To this point, their records are remarkably similar. But one appears to have an edge going forward.

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About Mark Story

Mark Story


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.