Mark Story

March 20, 2013

Mark Story: Louisville launching NCAA journey in Rupp feels ... appropriate

On Tuesday night, Kentucky suffered a humiliating loss, bounced from the NIT by Robert Morris. Late Wednesday afternoon, Louisville entered the Wildcats' lair — Rupp Arena — for an NCAA Tournament open practice session and did so as the tourney's No. 1 overall seed.

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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.