Mark Story

December 27, 2012

Mark Story: At UK, Calipari has been master of rivals

Against the teams UK fans most loathe, John Calipari has been dominant. Going into Saturday's meeting with Louisville, Cal's record versus the five most-heated Kentucky rivals that UK plays (or used to play) regularly — Florida, Tennessee, Indiana, North Carolina and U of L — is a staggering 23-4.

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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.