Mark Story

January 9, 2014 6:49 PM

Mark Story: In turning (back) to Petrino, U of L reveals a surprising insecurity

Shouldn't an athletics department with so much positive momentum have been able to attract a football coach capable of winning big but without such a controversial past?

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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.

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