UK Men's Basketball

February 13, 2011 12:00 AM

Jerry Tipton: Gold standard? Rupp Arena might already be it

When asked last week whether he favored a renovation of Rupp Arena or the construction of a new multimillion dollar playhouse, Kentucky Athletics Director

Mitch Barnhart

cited something said by Coach

John Calipari

a week or so earlier. Whichever course is taken, Calipari said, it should reflect UK's status as "the gold standard" of college basketball.

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