Kentucky's Rex Chapman battled Vanderbilt's Barry Goheen for a loose ball on Jan. 1, 1988, in Rupp Arena. Chapman played two seasons for Kentucky, averaging 17 points a game for his college career, before departing for the NBA.
Kentucky's Rex Chapman battled Vanderbilt's Barry Goheen for a loose ball on Jan. 1, 1988, in Rupp Arena. Chapman played two seasons for Kentucky, averaging 17 points a game for his college career, before departing for the NBA. Herald-Leader File Photo
Kentucky's Rex Chapman battled Vanderbilt's Barry Goheen for a loose ball on Jan. 1, 1988, in Rupp Arena. Chapman played two seasons for Kentucky, averaging 17 points a game for his college career, before departing for the NBA. Herald-Leader File Photo

Mark Story: It's time to cut Rex Chapman some slack

April 14, 2014 05:48 PM

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Mark Story

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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.