Mark Story

April 10, 2014

Mark Story: Forget Duke; UConn is the school bringing the pain for UK fans

For the sizable majority of the commonwealth's sports followers who swear allegiance to the basketball team(s) of the University of Kentucky, no one in recent years — not Duke, not Louisville, not North Carolina, certainly not Tennessee — has been responsible for more heartache than the Connecticut Huskies.

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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.