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Barbee promises new heights at Auburn

Updated: March 25, 2010, 8:46 PM ET
Associated Press

AUBURN, Ala. -- Tony Barbee was a little surprised to hear from his mentor Thursday after taking the job as Auburn's coach.

After all, Kentucky coach John Calipari was right where Barbee hopes to get the Tigers: Preparing for a big NCAA tournament game with a championship program. He isn't shy about expressing those ambitions.

"We're going right after Kentucky," Barbee said, "and we're going right after coach Calipari."

The former UTEP coach also knows he has a long way to go ...

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