Mark Story

Mark Story

One man has turned Kentucky-Kansas into a genuine basketball rivalry

Before Kansas hired Bill Self before the 2003-04 season, the Jayhawks were 3-19 all-time against Kentucky and were behind both UK and North Carolina in third place in the all-time men’s college basketball wins race. Under Self, KU has gone 5-3 head-to-head against UK and has moved past UNC in all-time wins to become the biggest threat to Kentucky’s hold on the top spot