Phil Knight and the University of Oregon unveiled Matthew Knight Arena Thursday night for the Oregon Ducks’ game against the USC Trojans.

The final price tag was about $227 million dollar for the state-of-the-art arena, but the reactions coming in from the “critics” isn’t very flattering.

Here’s a short list of some headlines circulating around the blogosphere today:

In his defense, here is designer, Tinker Hatfield talking about what inspired him to make the court look the way it does.

[some content extracted from: OregonLive.com]