Collegiate faculty group calls out Calipari

John Calipari - photo by Walter Cornett | WildcatWorld.com
John Calipari - photo by Walter Cornett | WildcatWorld.com

coach  didn’t want to continue UK’s longstanding rivalry with as a home-and-home series. Indiana coach didn’t want to play on a neutral floor. Turns out, of both teams, and fans of college basketball in general, aren’t the only ones incensed with the turn of events.  The Coalition on Intercollegiate Athletics — a group of 59 faculty senate members from Bowl Subdivision schools, whose mission is to “provide a national faculty voice on intercollegiate sports issues” and which supports the traditional student-athlete model — is none too pleased, either. This week, the COIA released a scathing statement on Calipari’s justification of his new scheduling strategy…

 

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