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VOLUME 101 ISSUE 28
Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Gainesville, Florida
We Inform. You Decide.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2007
Kevorkian's speech postponed until Jan.
* THE DOCTOR WAS ORIGINALLY
SCHEDULED TO SPEAK OCT. 11.
By DEVIN CULCLASURE
UF President Bernie Machen has decided
Monday to postpone Dr. Jack Kevorkian's on-
campus appearance, largely due to concerns
stemming from the Sept. 17 Tasering of UF
student Andrew Meyer.
Kevorkian, a controversial doctor who has
assisted in patients' suicides, was originally
scheduled to speak Oct. 11, but he will instead
appear Jan. 15 at the O'Connell Center.
In an e-mail to UF students, faculty and
staff, Machen said he met with representa-
tives from the University Police Department,
Student Government, Student Affairs and
Accent SG's speakers bureau and de-
cided more time is needed
to assess UF's security and
"While we all would
like to see these matters
resolved sooner rather than
later, I believe we should
Kevorklan allow adequate time to
make any policy or proto-
col changes needed to ensure a safe-and civil
environment for full, free, diverse and lively
discourse," Machen wrote in his e-mail.
Janine Sikes, a UF spokeswoman, said the
administration didn't feel comfortable holding
the event because it has yet to hear the Florida
Department of Law Enforcement's indepen-
dent review of UPD's actions.
Another reason for pushing the speech
back is that UF has not announced who will
SEE ACCENT, PAGE 8
Some electives cut
due to budget woes
Strutting Her Stuff
Aviah Crespin, a 22-year-old UF marketing senior, poses for judges at "A Red Carpet Affair Home-
coming Pageant 2007" at the Phillips Center on Monday evening. Women and men competed for
the title of homecoming queen and king. For the full story, see Page 4.
By KIM WILMATH
UF students cart keep jump-
ing, jogging and judo-kicking
next semester, but it might not
count for class credit.
In light of recent budget cuts,
UF will offer fewer sections of
sports and fitness classes to allo-
cate more money to courses that
are mandatory for degree tracks.
Steve Dorman, dean of UF's
College of Health and Human
Performance, said course down-
sizing was proposed about a year
ago to make the college more ef-
ficient, and the recent budget cuts
made the idea more appealing.
UF plans to cut about $34 mil-
lion campuswide from its budget
Dorman said classes like
aerobics, jogging and swimming,
which are mostly electives, use
funds that could be channeled to-
ward more popular courses, like
anatomy and physiology.
For now, he said, only the
number of course sections would
be reduced, but the college will
look into cutting those classes
"Every semester, we're
packed out in those
College of Health and Human
"It just makes sense," he said.
"As a student, you should want
It's important to provide
enough resources for students to
take classes that are required for
their degrees, he said.
He added that several UF de-
grees require the same classes in
SEE CUTS, PAGE 8
Football players speak to GPD about Sunday shooting
Players are not suspects, official says
By ANDREW TAN
Alligator Staff Writer
Gainesville police have spoken to former
and current UF football players about a
shooting near campus Sunday, according to
Gainesville Police Department officials.
* With Tim Tebow
and Percy Harvin
getting most of
the touches in UF's
offense lately, the
Gators will look to
get others involved,
ning back Kestahn
See story, pg. 15.
Two people were shot in a white Crown
Victoria near the Holiday Inn off West
University Avenue at 2:20 a.m.
Keith Kameg, GPD spokesman, said Corey
Tevon Smith, 28, was shot in the head and
taken to Shands at UF. The injury is life threat-
ening, he said. Justin Glass, 19, was shot in the
right arm, but the injury is not life threatening,
Kameg said Sunday.
He said the players might have had contact
with the victims before the shooting, but none
of the players are suspects.
Kameg said Monday eve-
Local ning he had not received an
News update on either victim's con-
Kameg said the department has spoken to
three current football players and one former
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with other acts
at the O'Connell
Center on Monday
night for a
See story, pg. 4.
football player: Jacksonville Jaguars player
Reggie Nelson. Kameg said the players ap-
proached GPD to speak about the incident.
The car was traveling west on University
Avenue when it stopped because of traffic,
and a man approached and shot several times
into the car.
Motives are unknown, and no suspects
have been named, Kameg said.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.
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Museum Nights will include
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Adams to Weegee." The
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Student Government will be
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about the Tasering incident at
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TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2007 U ALLIGATOR, 3
sports fans' loyalty
* UF, FSU AND U-MIAMI
ARE BEING SURVEYED.
By JESSICA BRANDI
Alligator Contributing Writer
It takes more than national
titles to make Gators fans bleed
orange and blue, according to
researchers who believe the
sense of community in college
sports keeps fans loyal to their
Market researchers from UF
and Florida State University are
surveying students at UF, FSU
and the University of Miami
to compare how their senses of
team identity are influenced by
identification with their state,
cities and universities.
Yong Jae Ko, a UF researcher
and assistant professor, said
building a strong team identity
is the goal for sports marketers.
The research aims to prove
how important it is for market-
ers to represent communities
surrounding teams and to iden-
tify how fans develop and show
their loyalty, said Bob Heere, a
researcher and visiting assistant
professor at FSU.
Heere developed the scale
to measure team identity based
on data collected from FSU stu-
dents in 2005, which is used in
He found the students who
identified with the FSU foot-
ball team had a strong affinity
with the school and the state
of Florida but did not identify
with Tallahassee, he said.
"I think the same thing is go-
ing to happen with UF because
it's in such a small town," Heere
UF center opens near Fla. coast
By LIA GANOSELLIS
Alligator Contributing Writer
UF's newest research institute is located about 80
miles away from campus on the southern outskirts of
St. Augustine in the town of Marineland.
During the Whitney Laboratory for Marine
Bioscience's open house Saturday, lab tours and
touch tanks were featured.
Peter Anderson, director of the institute, said there
was a great turnout for the event, which he specified
was not for fundraising but simply to increase aware-
ness of the lab in the community.
Researchers at the Whitney Lab study marine life
for human medical advances, Anderson said.
The open house emphasized the lab's newly built
Center for Marine Studies, which was completed last
The rest of the lab's facilities date back to 1974.
Stacey Marsh, director of development for the
institute, said the new building was a much-needed
addition to the lab.
"With it comes the capacity to do everything we
dreamed of doing," she said.
The open house gave visitors the opportunity to
see various kinds of marine life up close and per-
sonal, including horseshoe crabs and spiny lobsters.
Touch tanks were also popular.
Anderson, who studies jellyfish, said most people
don't understand how studying aquatic animals can
help humans because they think they're so physically
"They're actually not," he said. "That's the amaz-
Anderson added that humans and jellyfish have
nearly identical nervous systems.
State Marsh said the open house was a
News good opportunity for the public to see
what goes on inside the lab.
"What the lab does is not easily un-
derstood," she said. "People think we're taking care
of the dolphins, and we don't have anything to with
it. We're a UF lab."
The lab had to put its annual open house event
on hold for three years because of construction that
limited parking, Anderson said.
Even with additional parking, there were hardly
enough spaces to accommodate visitors eager to see
what was behind the Whitney Lab's walls.
Although the Whitney Lab is well-known in sci-
entific circles, Marsh said, a lot of people outside the
St. Augustine area don't even know it exists.
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Lil Wayne and Fabolous
entertain fans at O'Dome
* THE EVENT ALSO FEA-
TURED OTHER ACTS.
By KATIE GALLAGHER
Colored smoke and
earth-shaking bass filled the
O'Connell Center as Fabolous
and Lil Wayne performed
Fabolous, encouraging the
crowd with, "Let me see your
hands in the air," entered the
stage at 10 p.m. to cheers and
a standing ovation
The crowd broke into
screams and dancing when
Lil Wayne appeared at
11:15 p.m., assuring them that
everyone was "going to have
Opening acts were
Montana, Dred Gator, J. Dash
and the Pearly Whites, who
performed their Gainesville
hit "Gator Bait."
La Toya Maise and Derrick
Scott, both second-year stu-
dents at SFCC, said they paid
$100 each at the mall for their
"We were there since the
mall opened at 10 a.m.,"
Maise said. "That's how we
got the good seats."
Social Studies Inc., a local
marketing company, put on
the show. Nick Roses, vice
president of media relations,
said about 4,500 tickets were
According to the
O'Connell Center Web site,
the main arena seats more
than 9,000 during a concert,
but Roses said he thought the
event was a success.
Tickets only went on sale
two weeks ago, he said, and
the event competed with
other big acts in Gainesville.
Social Studies Inc. will
also donate an undecided
amount to a fund for the
children of Lt. Corey Dahlem,
the Gainesville Police
Department officer who was
killed by a drunken driver
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Lil Wayne performs in front of a crowd of about 4,500
people at the O'Connell Center on Monday night. The con-
cert benefited the Corey Dahlem Benevolent Fund. Money
raised at the event went toward college costs for Dahlem's
Six finalists named
By KIM WILMATH
As the lights dimmed and the cur-
tain rose, around 30 perfectly poised,
high-heeled pairs of feet stood wait-
ing. The dancing began.
At the UF homecoming pageant
Monday night, called "A Red Carpet
Affair," six UF students were ap-
pointed to the UF homecoming
Katie Darst, a health science
senior, Jillian Yoerges, an anthropol-
ogy senior, and Sarah Hartmann, a
history senior, were named finalists
Nicholas Baragona, a marketing
senior, Joshua Jackson, a political
science senior, and Ryan Merkel, a
marketing senior, were named final-
ists for the first-ever UF homecom-
The king and queen will be an-
nounced at Gator Growl 2007 on
Contestants were interviewed by
five judges before the pageant and
submitted r6sumes and personal
Each contestant was sponsored
by a student organization at UF.
Elizabeth Davlantes, a UF genet-
ics senior and homecoming chair,
said it cost contestants more than
$200 to participate in the pageant.
Davlantes said she didn't know
how many $10 tickets were sold, but
she was happy with the attendance.
The Phillips Center was more than
halfway filled to capacity.
The bulk of the judging was
based on contestants' r6sum6s and
essays, she said, but the pageant
activities and question-and-answer
session factored in, too.
The king and queen will reign
over UF for a year and will par-
ticipate in UF functions and parties,
Monday night, after the opening
dance routine to "Razzle Dazzle"
from the Broadway show "Chicago"
and Fergie's "Glamorous," home-
coming-queen hopefuls modeled
casual wear under a bright spotlight.
Michelle Schroeder, last year's
queen, and Kevin Quinn, from KISS
105.3 FM, announced the contes-
tants' names, awards and hobbies as
they appeared on stage.
In addition to a slew of honor- so-
ciety memberships, scholarships and
awards, some of the most popular
hobbies among the women included
working out, spending time on the
water, traveling and supporting the
Gators sports teams.
After the contestants flaunted
knee-length, pastel sundresses, crisp
white blouses or slinky capri pants, it
was time for formal wear.
Accompanied by one of 10
homecoming king contestants, each
woman glided out
Local in a floor-length ball
ribbons bounced and white teeth
sparkled from unmoving smiles
as the queen contestants sauntered
around the stage, stopping at each
comer to pose or flip their hair.
"You gotta love the formal wear,"
said Tricia Outzen, a UF elementary
education junior who attended the
Outzen said she had three friends
in this year's pageant, and she has
considered participating next year.
"I like it because it's not really
like a beauty pageant," she said. "It's
about leadership and giving back to
After a 15-minute intermission,
the top six queen contestants were
brought back on stage to answer a
question: What risks might you face
in life, and how would you deal with
The women mostly cited career
apprehensions, but each answer was
laced with optimism.
Will Daines, a UF finance senior at
the event, said he thinks the pageant
is important because it continues a
"It's part of the college experi-
ence," Daines said.
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TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2007 U ALLIGATOR, 5
Freshman runs solo in Senate race
By DEVIN CULCLASURE
Competing alone in a Student
Government election against political
parties with thousands of dollars in
funding might seem like a daunting
But Marcus Dixon said he feels con-
fident about his chances.
Dixon is a 19-year-old UF freshman
and independent candidate running
for the Beaty Towers seat in the Student
Senate. He is one of two students vying
for a Senate seat without the backing of
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He said he didn't decide to run inde-
pendently for the sake of opposition.
"I kind of did it to challenge my-
self," Dixon said. "Pretty much all of
us are going toward the same goal of a
With the help of several friends
and the advantage of only focusing his
campaign on Beaty, he said competing
independently is feasible.
Dixon said he decided to become in-
volved with SG while visiting UF this
summer with the Outstanding High
School Scholars Program. Running for
the Senate is just one step in his final
goal of becoming Florida's governor,
"I kind of did it to challenge
Student Government candidate
Dixon was quick to add that serving
as a senator was not just a way to pad
He said his platform, which he cre-
ated by talking to students in Beaty,
would "create a better university."
"I sat back and listened before I
made any decisions," Dixon said. "If
you ask, you can make more people
One goal is improving crowded
conditions on RTS buses, though Dixon
did not offer any specifics.
Others include adding more wire-
less- access points around campus and
linking students' Gator 1 Cards to their
250 pages of free printing that is pro-
vided by SG each semester.
Students would not have to wait
in long lines at SG's printing lab in
the Reitz Union if they could use their
Gator 1 to access free printing in librar-
ies, Dixon said.
Dixon participated in Harvard
University's Model Congress in Boston
and graduated high school with about
1,400 hours of community service, he
Dixon is also an aspiring moti-
vational speaker and has spoken to
various youth groups on four or five
occasions. One topic he speaks on is
"choices and consequences," which he
said would guide him in the Senate.
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Ah, a gentle breeze, the toll of the bells of Century Tower
and stacks of handbills shoved down your throat.
It's that time of year again. Yes, the Student
Government election begins today. If you're one of the 100 or so
people who can hardly contain their excitement and were first
in line at the polls at 8 a.m., well, this editorial probably comes
But if you haven't voted, go get in line and read this during
your short wait.
Yesterday we wrote about voting for the best candidates in-
stead of blindly voting for a party. If you missed it Monday, you
can still check it out online.
Today we bring you our opinions on the two ballot refer-
enda. Of course, even if one or both passes, that doesn't mean
anything will happen with either of them.
But we don't think either should pass.
One referendum asks if UF should provide funds for a stu-
dent-run homeless shelter. We aren't saying Gainesville doesn't
need more homeless shelters. But the city is hard at work on
this issue already. And frankly, UF does not have the funds for
The referendum's supporters say giving students a place to
gain experience is another reason for the shelter. Here's a news
flash: Nothing is stopping you from volunteering at one of the
shelters around town.
As for the student-run cafe, it's a good idea in theory. Maybe
one day when UF has surplus funding, it will become a reality.
But once again, UF doesn't have the money to commit to the
start-up costs of a dining facility. Why do you think all these
chain stores have invaded our campus? It's cheaper. That
doesn't mean they're better hell, most of us enjoy our meals
from non-chain restaurants near campus, and some of us even
make it a point to.
It's unfortunate that money is always such a huge factor
in what are sometimes good ideas. But we think it's more im-
portant to fund our educations at this university than to fund
Let coaches and players do their jobs
By now, you've probably
seen the e-mail sent by
UF President Bernie
Machen about the slight de-
lay for Dr. Jack Kevorkian's
which has been moved to
Machen & Co. claim this is
for the safety of students be-
cause many students have al-
ready protested Kevorkian's
Ever since the infamous
Tasering at Sen. John Kerry's
forum, everyone seems to be
on edge. But the key differ-
ence between the Kevorkian
speech and Kerry's is that
Kevorkian's is not set up as a
forum, and no question-and-
answer session was planned.
Pushing the event back
three months to allow the
Florida Department of Law
Enforcement more time to
conduct its investigation of
the Tasering incident seems
like quite a long time.
Many students will
graduate by then. Andrew
Meyer's YouTube videos will
probably be out of the "most
viewed" lists. By pushing
Kevorkian's speech back, is
UF trying to get us to forget
about what happened last
Sorry guys, but protest-
ers will still "be out there
hardcore whether Kevorkian
doesn't come for one week,
one month or one year.
We're pretty sure UF
would be just fine keeping
the original date and hiring
a few more police officers
- sans Tasers, of course.
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C harlie Weis, University of Notre Dame head foot-
ball coach, might punch you in the face if you ask
whether he's responsible for the first 0-5 start
in school history. You can't say you blame him, either
- you'd probably hit back if he asked about your C-plus
Why do we feel like we can do other people's jobs bet-
ter than they can?
Lately there's been quite a. bit of coverage on mistakes
made in the college-football world.
Oklahoma State University head football coach Mike
Gundy has received attention for his rant last week. After
one of his quarterbacks was ripped apart by a sports col-
umnist for The Oklahoman, he yelled at the columnist for
making false claims about the young man.
How could the media attack a 21-year-old student for
his performance, or lack thereof? The woman who wrote
the article was never an NCAA quarterback, so how
could she comment on how he plays?
She doesn't know what it's like to perform while
wearing pads and a helmet with the entire team and
thousands of fans hanging onto your every throw.
How could the rest of the media then blame Gundy for
his YouTube-worthy reaction? He yelled and screamed at
the woman for defaming a 21-year-old who, in his eyes,
isn't yet mature enough to handle extreme negativity
from a reporter.
At the news conference, Mike Gundy claimed not to
read the newspaper. Should somebody who doesn't read
critique a journalist?
If -he's never been under the pressure of deadlines
while suffering from writer's block, he can't tell her how
to do her job.
This week, it will be all too easy to blame Tim Tebow,
Joey Ijjas or Urban Meyer for Saturday's home loss
SAs tempting as it is to say
that Tebow ran too much, Ijjas
cost us the game or Meyer made
questionable decisions during the
game, remember that we weren't
Kyle Cox on the field it's disrespectful to
speak about their decisions.
firstname.lastname@example.org I'll admit I've watched a movie
and wondered why the director
made poor decisions. I've gone into a restaurant and
complained about the food.
I've even complained about a pilot not being able to
handle turbulence better on a flight.
But I know I could never throw a football better than
Think about what happened last week at the Gundy
news conference, and hopefully you'll think twice about
speaking poorly of the Gators.
I'm sure when Gundy woke up the morning of the
press conference, he didn't expect to be the laughing-
stock of the Internet, just as our kicker didn't wake up on
Saturday expecting to miss a field goal.
If you still think the students who stepped onto that
field deserve, to be ridiculed for their performances, I'd
like to invite you to try out for the football team next
year. I'm sure the defensive line would be more than
happy to show you how difficult its job truly is.
This week, just relax and let Meyer and the Gators do
their jobs. If you think Meyer didn't rip the whole team
apart after the game, look up his speech after last year's
loss to Auburn. Then look up what the Gators did the rest
of the season.
Kyle Cox is a junior majoring in marketing and anthropol-
ogy. His column appears on Tuesdays.
The views expressed here are not necessarily those of the Alligator.
Today's question: Should Dr.
Jack Kevorkian's speech have
been moved to January?
Monday's question: Do you plan 44% YES
to vote based on party lines? 56% NO
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Letters to the Editor
'Twelfth man' makes a difference
I'm writing to wake up the stu-
dents who go to football games here
at UF. Our crowd on Saturday was
embarrassing. You might say, "But
we were so loud, what are you talk-
ing about?" I would ask you, how
loud were you in the first half?
If you were like my friends and
me, who were the only people in
our section yelling while the Gators
were on defense in the first half,
then this letter isn't for you.
But for all of you in my section
and others who sat on their hands
during the entire first half when our
team needed a push, you should be
ashamed of yourselves.
The Swamp needs to be loud all
the time, not just when you feel like
it. If you're, going to the games as a
social event and don't care as much
as those of us who bleed orange and
blue, then give or sell your ticket to
someone who will be loud in your
The defense stepping up and
making plays in the second half
when the crowd finally got loud was
Maybe this weekend
that the Swamp isn't
by itself. It doesn't sca
when the crowd is sile
we were in the second
commendable it's t
of how we're supposed
Inconvenient studies s
In response to Frid
by Colleen Shea, "Every
cancer we get it," I'm
not the only one who
that the number of "scie
ies, which seemingly he
I can't think of a
these "scientists" have u
First, we found out c
cause emphysema, then
can lead to liver cirrh
this? A chemical in cert
eners can cause birth
taught you Those "scientists" must have got-
intimidating ten their degrees in party-pooping.
are anybody I urge all students to take action.
nt. The way Let's find the original article report-
id half isn't ing this study, and with it we can
he standard eventually find out who these "sci-
to be all the ehtists" are and find out why they're
such buzz kills.
Kenny Zaron Don't they realize the conse-
4HH -quences of their discoveries? The
world would not be the same, with-
out Ms. Shea allowing her room to
reek as badly as it would without a
till relevant large volume of air freshener.
ay's column Lucky for us, Ms. Shea's column
'thing causes brought this issue to our attention:
relieved I'm The problem here is not hazardous
is concerned chemicals in everyday items, but
entific" stud- the scientists who discover them
elp society, is without whom we'd be blissfully
content, albeit cancerous.
single thing For all of you future scientists
veiled that here at UF, do the world a favor:
Drop out now. There's only one
cigarettes can thing worse than scientists who
that alcohol benefit society journalism
osis now sophomores who write superfluous
am air fresh- -articles.
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today and Wednesday, you, the students,
can have a say in what happens at UF.
Sure, you may be apathetic. Maybe it's your
senior year. Maybe you aren't in any organizations.
Maybe you don't even go to class, and you come
to campus for the sole purpose of buying delicious
waffle fries from Chick-fil-A.
You're still a student at UF. You still, pay fees,
which SG decides how to distribute. You pay for
bus services. You pay for services at the Southwest
Recreation Center. You pay for on-campus housing
benefits. If you've ever gone to a club meeting just
to snag some free pizza, your fees probably paid
We aren't saying the Student Senate isn't com-
posed of a bunch of r6sum6-builders. We aren't
saying SG doesn't have its flaws.
But if you don't vote, you can't complain about
how your money is spent.
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UF medical duo rebuilds faces with prosthetics
By JENNIFER BINGAMAN
Alligator Contributing Writer
Josh Ghogan was shot in the right eye
while rabbit hunting about 20 years ago.
He went to his local Veterans Affairs
hospital in Tennessee to get an artificial
replacement, but he hasn't replaced it
Artificial eyes should be replaced ev-
ery five years, said Robert Mann, a medi-
cal artist with UF's College of Dentistry.
Ghogan is one of many who solicit the
artistic and medical expertise of Mann
and his partner, Dr. Glenn Turner, director
of UF's department of prosthodontics.
The duo creates facial prosthetics for
about 80 patients a year.
Ghogan's new eye was long overdue,
The 80-year-old veteran spent about
two days in Mann's office as his eye was
fashioned and placed in its socket.
At the end of the second day, Ghogan
walked out with a brand-new eye.
Most of Mann and Turner's patients
are elderly people who have lost a nose
or an eye during surgery for an illness.
While Mann works, his patients look
into the mirrors on the wall, making sure
every stroke of acrylic paint is just right.
"We get their reaction to the shape and
color as we build them," Mann said.
One recent example of the benefits
of Mann and Turner's services was the
Jorden Flowers, the 5-year-old son
of Olympic bobsled champion Vonetta
Flowers, had two ears created by Mann
at the beginning of September.
"We get their reaction to the
shape and color as we build
College of Dentistry medical artist
The ears, which were molded to
match his mother's, were the last step in
Jorden's journey from silence to sound.
Jorden was born with bilateral mi-
crotia, a condition that left him without
After undergoing surgery in Italy
about two years ago and receiving new
ears from Mann, Jorden can hear.
Shortly after receiving his new ears,
Mann said, Jorden went to Chuck E.
Cheese's for his birthday.
Scott Robertson / Alligator Staff
Josh Ghogan is fitted for a prosthetic right eye to replace one that he has been wearing for 20
years after a hunting accident.
Some students have complained
UF will pay Kevorkian $7,500 fee
ACCENT, from Page 1
be on the nine-member task force that will rec-
ommend revisions to UF's security and event-
Sikes said UF would announce the members
of the task force later this week.
She said the administration came to a mutu-
al agreement with Kevorkian and his attorney.
UF will pay a $7,500 "inconvenience fee" with
private money from the UF Foundation.
The administration has not considered de-
laying any other speakers or events, she added.
Steven Blank, Accent chairman, said the
decision was out of his hands, but he said he
agreed with Machen's assessment.
"While we're disappointed with the univer-
sity's decision to reschedule the event, we ulti-
mately have the same goals," Blank said. "We
want to provide a safe environment for the free
exchange of ideas."
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the college, and they fill up quickly.
"Every semester, we're packed
out in those classes," he said. "If we
offer more of those, students could
He said many students wel-
come more sections of degree-track
courses, but he has heard some
"Anytime you make a decision,
there are people on both sides of the
spectrum," he said.
Dorman said UF's student recre-
action centers offer some of the ac-
tivities the college is cutting, such as
.group fitness or intramural sports.
Classes at the recreation centers
on campus are paid for by students'
Activity & Service Fee,
On which is included in
Campus tuition costs.
Students don't lose
anything with the cuts, he said, ex-
"There's aerobics on campus.
There are pools on campus," he
said. "It's not like we're the only
venue that would provide for stu-
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rt 20/21. W/D hkup, DW, balcony, tile, new
carpet/vinyl, fresh paint. $725/mo + 1 mo se-
curity. 352-871-7460 Avail now. 10-5-15-2
2BR/1.5BA TOWER OAKS
Sun porch, deck, tile floors, fenced yard,
dishwasher, W/D, ceiling fans, close to UF
and shopping. NS $650/mo + $650 security
deposit. Call 374-7175 10-5-07-10-2
2BR/1 BA apt within quadplex. Oppor. to re-
ceive reduced rent for minor maint. of proper-
ty. Fully rehabbed w/new appliances, flooring,
bath, window treatments. $765/mo or $600/
mo if 1 to2 hrs/wk are spent maintaining prop-
erty. 727-423-9463 or email@example.com
For rent. 5BR/3BA
Across street from UF law school. 1 blk from
stadium. Henry 352-216-8806 or 352-622-
Nice 1BR Villa
October only $295
Call today 375-3077 12-5-51-2
ONE MONTH FREE
HUGE 2br & 3brll
Its a MUST SEE!
333-1120 Call NOW. 12-5-51-2
Only $485 FREE water
October only $295
Great Location next to Butler Plaza
Call TODAY**377-2596 12-5-51-2
LIGHT AND AIRY 3/2 HOME IN
SPRINGTREE OFF 39TH AVE. Fenced
yard, covered patio, garage. Close to shop-
ping, schools, YMCA. $1100/Mo + S.D. 2818
NW 39th PI avail now. 352-538-9829 10-
WALK TO CAMPUS
4BR/2BA w/full kitchen, hardwood floors,
private yard. $1500/rent,
115 NW7th Terrace
1 BR/1 BAavailable formove-in late December
or Early January (your pick) Located at quiet
Frederick Gardens Apartments blocks from
UF Campus on 16 and 17 bus route.
$534/mo. Pets allowed. Call 352-359-2255
1116 SW2nd Ave. Walk to campus. No Dogs.
Available now. Call 352-337-9600 10-9-07-
1BR apt. $525/mo quiet area, green space,
trees, pvt patio, near UF, bus line, parking,
spacious, adorable kitchen, CHA, carpeted,
fans, no dogs, 1825 NW 10th St, Seeking
calm, quiet, stable mature tenant. 376-0080
Luxury Condo for Rent in Las Pampas
2 BR 2 Bath, washer/dryer, Comm. Pool
on bus line 8. $ 950 a month, for pictures
www.AndreeRealty.com or call
Fred R. Andree 352-375-2900 10-9-07-10-2
WALK TO UF, 3 BR 1 bath HOUSE
3 blocks North UF, 322 NW 15th Terr
hardwood floors, 1 window A/C per BR
$900 mo. www.AndreeRealty.com
Fred R. Andree 352-375-2900 10-9-07-10-2
2BR/2 Full bath, townhouse apt., W/D hook-
up,laundry room, pool, on-site securitygated
complex, screened back patio, private front
gated entrance patio. Woodland Villas, SW
20th Ave. $870/mt. 352-682-3830,
2BR/!BA APT. Cent H/AC, ceiling fans, W/D
hook-ups, 7210 SW 45th Place. No pets.
$600/mo. 386-462-0994 10-3-5-2
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I For Rent
Large room in NW home. Great neighbor-
hood. $450/mo includes utils., DSL, DVR,
no pets! Prefer Mature, Responsible, non
smoker, Prof/Grad student. Available 10/15
(Flexible). Call Scott 335-8209. 10-4-07-5-2
WALK TO UF!
2BR 1 BA Duplex $500/MO
Window A/C, Nat gas ht.
604 NW 13th Terrace
Call Merrill Management Inc.
372-1494 x10 10-5-07-5-2
1BR 1BAApt Near Sam's Club
Window A/C, Nat gas ht
Terazzo Floors. $425/Mo
2901 NW 14th Street.
First, Last & Deposit required
Call Merrill Management Inc.
BRAND NEW APTS
in SW within 2 mi to campus. 2BR/2BA.
$1000/mo. Call 352-317-0228 10-29-07-
One block from stadium
Large 1BR unit. No pets. $500/mo $500
deposit. Call 727-697-3110 or 727-505-8465
SPACIOUS DOWNTOWN HOUSE!
4BR 2BA, w/2 kitchens, parquet floors, fire-
place & more,
$1095/rent, 1525 NE 6th Terrace
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
CASABLANCA WEST! 3BR 2.5BATH,
Porch, W/D hookups, pool, $895/rent
2735 SW 35th Place #201
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
BIKE TO CAMPUS Private 2BR duplex,
Ceramic tile, large fenced yard, $625/rent
3801 SW 17th Place
Carl Turlinton Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
Apartments Sublet & Roommates
1 BR in 2BR/1 BA sublease avail. Walk to SW
Rec Center. $400/mo includes utils also
free cable & wireless internet. Lots of buses
passing by. Call 352-262-6912 10-2-7-3
1BR/1BA, Great Location! All amenities inc,
W/D included! Facing wooded area, pets
welcome. NO DEPOSIT, NO REDEC FEE!
$35 app fee and $300 neg transfer fee. Call
352-256-9093 Candy. 10-8-07-10-3
Furn apt, close to UF, great amenities.
Available 1//08. I will pay any move-in
fees. Contact Sarah at 941-321-0680 10-
1.5 Miles to UF .1/1 apartment,720 sq ft,
walk in closet, quiet, clean, pets ok. Great for
those of you who are tired of your roommates.
$605/mo. Available October 8th through next
May. 727-465-8058 10-5-5-3
1BR/1BA apt in NW
$350 MOVES YOU IN. PETS OK.
Rent paid thru Nov.
Call 941-374-0064 for more details 10-5-
Roommate Matching HERE
Oxford Manor 377-2777
The Landings 336-3838
The Laurels 335-4455
Hidden Lake 374-3866
Female roommate for one/two female UF
students. Quiet. Responsible. 60 second
walk to UF. Old house charm with all ameni-
ties. Avail Now. $400 up. 352-538-2181.Lv
message. Private Owner 12-5-71-4
Female roommate needed -1BR for 4/2.5
new townhouse, 10 min away from UF by
car or bus. All included $425. 954-557-4769/
HANDYMAN SPECIAL Disc 4 wk. Share
2/2 MH Clayton Ests. $150 N/R dep. $300/m
$75/wk + 1/2 GRU. Furn rm avail now.. Cab/
laundry&cook svc. N/A, N/D. Need vehicle.
Near bus/shops. Sm caged pet ok. 331-3666
Roommate needed M/F. Available 10/1/07.
Share a 4BR/3BA, 1700+ sq ft house w/
wood flooring, washer/dryer. Call 305-479-
5075 for info. Off of University & 34th St.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 20070 ALLIGATOR, 11
Rooms for Rent in Nice NW Home. $400.2-3
m to university and santa fe. Near bus route.
W/D. Ineternet/Cable included. Call 352-262-
Graduate student wanted to share 2BR/
1.5BA townhouse. Fireplace,, W/D, fenced
backyard. 15 min from Shands/UFNA. Rent
$475 + 1/2 util. 352-359-1932 10-4-07-5-4
Excellent condition 1BR/1BA avail in a 3BR/
3BA condo in Rockwood Villas. W/D, great
pool, volleyball courts. $475/mo + 1/3 utils.
Must see. Avail now. Call Mike @ 352-339-
Looking for 2 quiet, mature grad students or
professionals to rent in a 3/2 home on NW
34th Street. 4 mi to UF or SFCC. Backyard
overlooks creek. $425/mo + 1/3 utils. W/D,
DW, walk-in closets. Call 352-262-2440.
ROOM AVAILABLE $400/mo.
Nice house on 5 acres-43rd St
2 college students needed to fill rooms in
house off of NW16th and 34th. $595/mo incl
all utilities. 2 story, 2500 sq ft fenced yard.
Immediate occupancy. Call Michael 904-502-
7733 or Michelle 904-707-5225 10-26-20-4
Male, student, furnished efficiency on side
of private home for one person. Close to UF.
Male grad student preferred. No pets, clean,
safe. Patio, cable, $500/mo w/utils incl Lease/
deposit. 378-2016 10-12-9-4
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NEW 1,2&3BR Condos Starting at $159K
By UF. Gated. Covered, assigned parking
Matt & Tiffany Thomas Realtors
Bosshardt Realty Services, Inc.
352-494-0194 & 352-316-5556
I BUY PROPERTY
Divorce, Bankruptcy, Foreclosure
Anytime, anywhere. Quick closing.
Let me buy your problem. 352-278-9347
As is bank owned condos in La Mancha.
Carpet, appliances, some with furniture.
Easy to show 4BR/2BA. Call Bettye Stoney
Allen 352-318-3931 or Janice Arinson 871-
3899 Century 21 John Merrill. 10-15-39-5
2BR/2BA Condo on bus rt close to Shands/
VA Hosp/UF. Asking $110k. 352-328-8473.
Will McCarthy. REALTOR, Exit Realty
5 ACRES OWNER FINANCING
Tustenuggee Hills Subdivision. 10 min north
of High Springs. Dry, cleared, & fenced. Low
Columbia County taxes. 386-454-7170 10-
3/2 SINGLE FAMILY HOME
New flooring, ceiling fans, and A/C. Large
shaded fenced lot. Great starter home or
investment. $99,000 10-12-10-5
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* Furnishings D
BED QUEEN $110 ORTHOPEDIC
Extra thick, pillow-top, mattress & box. Name
brand, new, still in plastic. Call 352-372-7490
will deliver. 12-5-71-6
BED FULL SIZE $85 ORTHOPEDIC
Pillow-top mattress & box. New, unused, still
in plastic w/warranty. Can deliver. Call 352-
MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT $375
Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must
sell. Can deliver. Retail $1600. 352-372-7490
BED KING $170 PILLOWTOP
mattress & box springs. Orthopedic rated.
Name brand, new, never been used, in
plastic with warranty. Call 352-372-8588 Can
CHERRY SLEIGH BED solid with Pillowtop
Mattress & Box. All new still boxed. Cost
$1500, sacrifice $450 352-333-7516 -
Sofa $175 Brand new in pkg 333-7516
BEDROOM SET. 7pc Cherry, Queen/ king
bed, dresser w/mirror, 2 nightstands, chests
avail. Dovetail const. New, in boxes. Can de-
liver. Retail $6500, must sell, sacrifice $1100
(352) 372-7490 12-5-71-6
SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather.
Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail
$2650. Sacrifice $750. Call 352-377-9846
DINING ROOM Beautiful cherry set w/table,
6 Chippendale chairs, hutch & buffet. New,
still in boxes. Retail $5200, sacrifice $1100.
Must sell. Can deliver. 352-372-8588 12-
FUTON Solid oak mission-style frame w/
mattress. New, in box. $140 332-9899
DINETTE SET 5pc $85 4rand new in box.
Never used. 352-377-9846 12-5-71-6
"BEDS -ALL BRAND NEW**
-Full $80 Queen $100 King $170"
Orthopedic pillow-top sets. Brand name
matching sets not used or refurbished. Still
in plastic, direct from factory 352-333-7516.
BED- QUEEN New orthopedic pillowtop mat-
tress and boxspring set. Brand name, brand
new, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver.
$120 352-377-9846. 12-5-71-6
Bed-All New King! 3pc Orthopedic pillowtop
mattress set. Brand NEW, still in plastic with
warranty. Can deliver. $200 352-333-7516.
BEDROOM SET- $300 BRAND NEW
Still in boxes! 6 pieces include: Headboard,
2 Nightstands, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must
sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 12-5-71-6
FUTON $60 Solid Oak Mission Style. With
plush mattress $140. All brand NEW still in
box. Can deliver. 352-333-7516 12-5-71-6
Pool Table Gorgeous 8" All wood table.
Leather pockets, Italian 1" slate, carved legs.
Brand new still in crate. MUST SELL Retail
$5500. Sell $950. Can deliver 352-377-9846
Hot Tub/Spa $1295 Brand New Loaded!
Waterfall, LED lights, cupholders, 110-v
energy efficient with warranty. Free delivery,
MUST SELL 352-372-8588 12-5-71-6
Bed-FULL size pillowtop mattress & box.
New, in plastic, warr. Can del. $90 317-4031
Sofa $185 Brand new! Love seat $150 still in
pkg. Can del 352-333-7516 12-5-71-6
] ll Furnishings
BEDS FUTONS FURNITURE
Quality furniture at reasonable prices.
Morrells Furniture Outlet,
140 NW 6th St. 352-378-3400
Shop ONLINE at www.morrellsfurniture.com
*Nice Sofa $75 *Queen size bed $60
*Dorm fridge $40 *Dresser w/mirror $60
*Maytag washer $70 *Dining room table
w/4 chairs $75 OLawnmower $50. Call 335-
6 PIECE QUEEN BEDROOM
set 5-years old, very good condition. $1000.
Call 352-381-0023 10-4-07-5-6
CASH PAID For Laptops
Power Supplies & Drives.
Joel www.pcrecycle.biz 12-5-71-7
CD MPUTER B
Computer Help Fast Gatorland Computers
House/Dorm Fast response. No waiting/
unplugging/hassels. $30 Gator discount
w/ID. Certified MCSE Technicians. 338-8041.
COMPUTER & LAPTOP REPAIRS
We buy computers and laptops
Working and Non-working
378-4009, 607 NW 13th Street
*** GATORS CAR ALARMS $99.9500*
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WAREHOUSE PRICES 0 AUDIO OUTLET
In the market for a new set of wheels or just
looking to add a second to that collection?
Want personalized handlebars or a fitted
seat? Check in the Alligator Classifieds
NEW & USED BIKES FOR SALE
WE REPAIR ALL BRANDS
Best Prices in Town*
SPIN CYCLE 373-3355
424 W UNIV AVE (DOWNTOWN)
12 For Sale
Private, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF.
Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-538-
2181. Can leave mssg. 12-5-71-10
UF SURPLUS EQUIPMENT AUCTIONS
bikes, computers, printers, vehicles and
more. All individuals interested in bidding go
PARTY SUPPLIES: Complete line of Bar
Supplies, glassware, beer taps, draft beer
equipment. Professional Cooking Utensils.
R.,W. Beaty Co. 4322 NW 13th St, Gville
RWBEATY.COM 376-5939 12-5-72-10
BOOKS BY BOB BRACKIN
visit my website www.bobbrackin.com
8' POOL TABLE
Good condition with cues and balls. $250.
* 1 For Sale
Sat Oct 6 from 7:30am-2:00pm
*TO BENEFIT THE CHARITIES IN
THE UF COMMUNITY CAMPAIGN.*
Located at Radio Rd & 34th St,
PPD Laundry Bldg FOLLOW THE SIGNS.
* 2 HIGH BACK SNACK BAR CHAIRS -
black, WHIRLPOOL MICROWAVE under-
counter w/microwave dishes white. PAIR
MEPHISTO LADIES SHOES size 9. All in
good condition. Call 376-9725 10-4-5-10
1987 HUNTER 23' SAILBOAT
Trailer, good sails, $4000. Honda 8 hp four
stroke sold separately. 352-265-5490 10-
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** SCOOTERS **
RPM MOTORCYCLES INC
SALES, SERVICE, PARTS
Many Brands Available 518 SE 2nd St.
Scooters from $899. Largest selection from
KYMCO, Daelim, Hyosung, Adly, Go-Ped,
Schwinn, others. 2 yr warrantees.
3550 SW 34th St 338-8450 solanocycle.com
*****New Scooters 4 Less*****
Motor Scooter Sales and Service!
New convenient location now open!
118 NW 14th Ave, Ste D, 336-1271
We have moved to a temp. location as we
await the completion of our new state of the
art facility. New scooters starting at $999. lyr
Warranties. We also service ALL brands of
scooters. Pickup Available. Low Labor Rates.
Free estimates. 376-6275 GatorMoto.com
New Scooters 4 Less has LOW service
rates! Will service any make/model. Close
to campusI $19.99 oil changes! 336-1271
CLOSE TO CAMPUS
534 SW 4th Ave.
Scooters, E-bikes, Offroad, & Accessories I
Best Prices and Customer Servicell
Buy A New Scooter, Buy A Used Scooter
All on one site! Check the website or call
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**SHINKO SPORT BIKE TIRES**
190/50/ZR17 $115.95-180/55/ZR17 $112.95
120/70/ZR17 now $82.95 (in stock + more)
GATORMOTO is Gainesville's #1 service
facility. We repair ALL brands of scooters.
Pickups available. Lowest labor rates around.
Quickest turnaround time. Run by Gator
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ersI 376-6275 12-5-71-11 S
05 YAMAHA R1 LIMITED ED.
3400 mi. Excellent cond. $8400. 850-572-
2005, 125CC, BLUE, GARAGE KEPT.
EXCELLENT CONDITION, LOCAL PICKUP
OR WILL DRIVE TO DELIVER, ASKING
$2200/OBO, PLEASE CALL 352-628-,7442
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*FAST CASH PAID FOR ANY CAROL
*Running or notle
*NEED HONDA, TOYOTA, PICKUPS
*Over 10 yr svc to UF students
*CallDon @ 215-7987 12-5-71-12
CARS -CARS BuyOSellTrade
Clean BMW, Volvo, Mercedes
Toyota, Honda, Nissan cars
3432 N Main St. www.carrsmith.com
CARRSMITH AUTO SALES 373-1150
OVER 50 IMPORTS UNDER $10,000
SELECT MOTOR CAR
-- THE YELLOW BUILDING
2715 N MAIN 377-1616
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HONDAS, CHEVYS, TOYOTAS, ETC.
For listings 800-366-9813 ext 4622
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For listings call 800-366-9813 ext 9765
POWER WINDOWS DON'T WORK?
On site available. Call Steve 352-226-1973
*FAST CASH PAID*
For any car, truck, or SUV Running or not.
'94 and up. Call Segovia 352-284-8619 12-
Sun City Auto Sales
2306 NE Waldo Rd. 338-1999
All Vehicles 0 down warranty available
No credit check we finance anyone
Buy here Pay here warranty available
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3630 N. Main St. 375-9090
$2000 discount off any financed vehicle
No credit check we finance anyone
Buy here Pay here warranty available
91997 Ford 150, loaded $5995
02004 Mazda 35, sporty $8995
02005 Ford Ranger Edge $9495
Call Sam 219-1298 10-4-10-12
2004 BRIGHT YELLOW DODGE NEON
w/spoiler. Runs perfectly. Just had 52 point
inspection. Manual, 46k. Kelly Bluebook val-
ue $6360. ASKING $4500. No longer need or
can afford but I love it! Call 352-514-1879
1998 NISSAN SENTRA GXE
sedan 81k, automatic, AC, white with gray
cloth, power everything, very clean, $4600/
OBO. 352-514-1800 firstname.lastname@example.org 10-
2004 KIAAMANTI $12500
Only 35500 miles. In dash cd changer (6cds),
leather interior, all power windows and power
chair, wood trimmed, V6 call 352-281-1623
2002 MAZDA PROTEGE
50k miles, manual, 30 mpg, new tires,
second owner, $6500 Luciana 272-4215
THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY
NEEDS VOLUNTEER DRIVERS
Transport patients to/from treatments
Must have valid driver's license,
safe driving record & attend training session.
Call 352-376-6866 ext 114 for more info.
LOCAL ARTIST NEEDS:
* Gold Diamonds Gems Class Rings
* ETC Top Cash $$$ or Trade *
OZZIE S FINE JEWELRY 373-9243.- 12-
UF GRAD PAYS MORE
for gold jewelry, scrap gold, Rolex, diamonds,
guitars, etc. Top $$$. Get my offer before you
sell Call Jim 376-8090 or 222-8090 12-5-
On going volunteer needed: Blind lady needs
trans Sundays only to Mass @ Queen of
Peace Catholic Church or St. Augustine
Catholic Church. Also shopping & walking
For more info. 219-6948 Tower Rd. area 10-
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POLITICAL CALL CENTER
Phone reps needed ASAP for Political &
Corporate Campaigns. Up to $9/hr + bonus
potential. 371-5888 ext 111, 4112 NW22 Dr.
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Leasing Consultant, PT
Sales & customer service exp.
220 N. Main; 352-375-2152 X301 x301
Now hiring. Drivers. Part time & full time.
5004 NW 34th St. 373-7733. Apply in per-
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the call, Food service or retail exp a must.
Fax resume 384-9911 or apply in person @
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DELIVERY DRIVERS up to $12/hr.
KITCHEN HELP $6.75/hr.
CALIFORNIA CHICKEN GRILL 378-2442
Imagine Learning Center 371-5450 Taking
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TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2007
Gators fail to spread ball on offense
By BRIAN STEELE
Alligator Staff Writer
The Tim Tebow arid Percy Harvin
Show may be going an act too long.
While Harvin and Tebow are filling up
the stat sheet lately, UF has not spread the
ball around like it did during the first few
weeks of the season.
Running back Kestahn Moore had just
three carries for 7 yards in Saturday's 20-
17 loss against Auburn.
Tight end Cornelius Ingram who
was the Gators' second-leading receiver
against the Tigers had just 37 yards.
UF's usually powerful offense was
"They haven't been giving a lot
of deep balls like we had earlier
in the year. Teams are just doing
a great job against us, getting
around the other weapons we've
got on offense and limiting us to
UF wide receiver
"They've been taking away a lot of our
weapons," said receiver Andre Caldwell,
who should be back this week after a
right knee sprain. "They haven't been
giving a lot of deep balls like we had
earlier in the year. Teams are just doing
a great job against us, getting around the
other weapons we've got on offense and
limiting us to-two players."
The Gators scored a season-low 17
points Saturday. Even in the win against
Mississippi the week prior, nobody ex-
cept Harvin had more than two catches.
UF put up 30 points against the Rebels,
but the Gators still value the importance
of spreading the ball around.
On Monday, UF coach Urban Meyer
said he wants to get the ball into Moore's
hands more often. Besides Tebow and
Harvin, only Moore and Jarred Fayson
had any rushing attempts Saturday, and
even they only had five attempts com-
-I -, 'm r- -AmEmm
Meanwhile, Tebow has carried the ball
46 times the past two games;
SEE FOOTBALL, PAGE 16
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UF quarterback Tim Tebow (15) fakes a handoff to running back Kestahn Moore
against Mississippi. Moore's carries have been few and far between lately.
Caldwell healthy, eager to play LSU
* HE HAS BEEN BOTH-
ERED BY A KNEE INJURY.
By NICK ZACCARDI
Alligator Staff Writer
Andre Caldwell is back, and
so is his swagger.
"This is my time, also
my team's time to show the
world," he said.
Caldwell, UF's standout se-
nior wide receiver, played spar-
ingly last week against Auburn
due to a sprained MCL.
But he won't be kept off the
field Saturday when the No. 9
Gators (4-1, 2-1 Southeastern
Conference) face freshly minted
No. 1 LSU (5-0, 3-0 SEC).
Caldwell deemed himself 90
percent healthy after Monday
He said he would be back
to full strength by the end of
ten in stone,"
'"It's a done deal.
Football I wouldn't let
them sit me out
this game. I'm going regard-
less. This is one of those games,
whatever is wrong with you,
you're going to get over it."
Caldwell caught four passes
for 111 yards in the first two
He then sat out wins against
Tennessee and Ole Miss, but
surprisingly caught passes in
warm-ups and started against
He only got his feet wet
- failing to touch the ball in
SEE NOTES, PAGE 16
t the rate things are going, I've
come to the conclusion that
South Florida has the potential
to become UF's next Florida State.
The Gators won't meet the Bulls until
2010, but, by that time, USF could sur-
pass FSU as UF's best in-state rival.
It's time to face the facts: USF is hot
and FSU is not.
The Bulls are currently the No. 6 team
in the nation a bit premature if you
ask me but their success is not a flash
in the pan, either.
Two years ago they beat No. 9
Louisville in their
m ."- ~Big East debut.
S.f Last season they
Upset No. 7 West
Virginia. This year
racked up two
Jenna Marina big wins against
Floor Jenna-ral Auburn and the
Not too shabby
for a program that started just 11 years
The Bulls have continuously climbed
the polls since this season started, and
Meanwhile, the Seminoles haven't
been ranked since the preseason, as they
dropped their opener to Clemson.
In 2004 and 2005, FSU managed eight-
win seasons. The Seminoles needed a
victory in the Emerald Bowl last year
just to secure a 7-6 season turning in
Bobby Bowden's worst record since he
jumped in his Model T and headed for
Bowden may be the man who put
FSU on the map, but he's pretty much
overstayed his welcome, and, as a result,
the team has lost its luster.
If USF continues on its road to pros-
perity and FSU continues on its slope
of mediocrity, I wouldn't be surprised
if recruits started seriously considering
green and gold instead of garnet and
USF's latest win against West Virginia
was huge for the program and gives
Bulls coach Jim Leavitt some leverage
Right now, only nine members of
USF's 109-man roster are from out of
SEE FLOOR, PAGE 16
*NCAA Football: Marshall at
ESPN2, 8 p.m.
MUEFA Champions League Soccer:
Roma at Manchester United
ESPN2, 2:30 p.m.
E 1965: The unranked Gators upset
No. 5 LSU at home 14-7. UF finished
the season 7-4, losing to Missouri in
the Sugar Bowl.
N On Monday, UF libero Elyse Cusack
became the first player in Southeastern
Conference volleyball history to earn SEC
Defensive Player of the Week honors in
San Diego 8
New England 34
Cincinnati 13 A
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16 ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2,2007
By ANDY HUTCHINS
Whitney Myers couldn't keep up her whirl-
But with her fellow Gators staying low, it re-
ally didn't matter.
Led Monday by freshman Jessica Yadloczky's
even-par 72, UF's fifth-ranked women's
golf squad finished second to Southeastern
Conference foe, Alabama at the Wildcat Fall
Invitational in Lexington, Ky.
"We had some really good play and we had
some hiccups," UF coach Jill Briles-Hinton said.
"It was a growing experience."
The Gators entered the final round only five
strokes behind the Crimson Tide but slipped
Monday, finishing eleven shots behind.
A spate of double bogeys down the stretch
from seniors Myers, Tiffany Chudy and Eleanor
Tucker was particularly pain-
them to the stress of contend-
ing for a rifle.
"They've got to learn how
to control themselves in that
situation," she said, empha-
Brles-Hnton sizing the importance of pa-
Briles-Hinton tience on the back nine. "They
had too much time to think about it."
But there were positives. Their 10-over 298 on
Monday lengthens their streak of sub-300 rounds
And the Gators were honing their touch.
"[Myers] got a great deal of education," Briles-
Myers, who began Monday as the tourna-
ment's individual leader at seven under and tied
the UF record with a 67 on Sunday, carded just
two birdies on an eight-over 80 pockmarked by
three double bogeys en route to fifth place.
The other Gators picked up the slack-nicely.
Yadloczky recorded three birdies and three
bogeys for her third par-or-better round in six
collegiate tries, and wound up tied for sixth at
six over for the Invitational, her first collegiate
Junior Ornella Jouven and Chudy both fired
two-over 74s and netted ties for eighth and 11th
place, respectively, at seven and nine over.
Tucker shot the best round of her rough tour-
nament Monday with a 78 that tied her for 48th at
twenty-three over overall.
Junior Brittany Nelson, competing as an indi-
vidual, turned in a one-over 73 that lifted her to
a tie for 23rd.
Caldwell's return should energize UF offense
FOOTBALL, from page 15
"We just never got ourselves in a
rhythm," running backs coach Stan
Drayton said of the Auburn loss. "We
went to our safety net, which was
running our quarterback and trying
to put the ball in the receivers' hands.
We just got behind schedule and were
unable to [put the ball in the tailbacks'
FLOOR, from page 15
However, the Gators will get big
help in this matter with Caldwell back.
"Now as you spread
the field out, [Caldwell]
goes back to his position,
now you're looking at
Football Louis Murphy playing
out to the field again
with Riley Cooper," UF offensive co-
ordinator Dan Mullen said. "The ideal
way is when we're 100 percent healthy.
state. Luckily, Florida boasts some of the best raw talent in
the country, and the system seems to be working for Leavitt.
Throw in some decent out-of-state recruits looking to play
for a respectable program while catching some sunshine,
and you've got yourself another top contender.
Look, I know there's a lot of history to the UF-FSU rivalry,
and I concede that it will never completely disappear.
But in my past three years at UF, the Gators have failed to
lose to the Seminoles. As the Gators continue to secure highly
Trautwein ruled out
for rest of season
NOTES, from page 15 ,
the game and spent most of the night on UF's
"I told Coach (Urban Meyer) I thought I was
good enough to go," Caldwell said. "But he was
looking out for my future."
Caldwell's return should give a stagnant of-
fense more versatility.
He provides a third option to complement Tim
Tebow and Percy Harvin, the only players who are
consistently receiving touches.
"It helps because he's such a threat over there
and the trickle-down effect [benefits other receiv-
. ers]," Gators offensive coordinator Dan Mullen
Caldwell broke his leg in 2005 against
Tennessee, forcing him to miss the final nine games
of his junior year and take a medical redshirt.
But missing two games this year his final
year provided much more pain.
"I've only got a couple more games at UF,"
Caldwell said. "So this hurt a little more than the
first time, when I had a couple more years left."
TRAUTWEIN OUT FOR SEASON: Meyer confirmed
the inevitable Monday, announcing that senior
offensive tackle Phil Trautwein would miss the
rest of the season with a stress fracture in his right
Trautwein, a preseason All-SEC second-team
selection, can apply for a medical redshirt to come
back for one more season.
Put the guys out there and the defense
dictates where it goes, and usually
they'll get spread around equally."
But at the very least, if you're going
to have one main option, it's good to
have someone like Harvin.
"A lot of people misunderstand
what's really going on," Ingram said.
"The reason why Percy is getting the
ball out there on the screen play is be-
cause he's the kind of guy who can take
it 90 yards at any time."
regarded recruiting classes, I also see it staying that way.
The same goes for UF when it plays Florida's other "pow-
The Gators signed a two-year deal to play the Hurricanes
beginning in 2008, which at the time stirred up some excite-
ment, but even the Hurricanes aren't what they used to be.
They've continued a steady decline since their 2001 na-
tional championship season and have fallen from the AP Top
25 in 2006 for the first time in 10 seasons.
In a couple years, it's not going to be the Gator chomp
versus the Tomahawk chop or the U.
Get ready, UF fans. The Gators are going to be grabbing
the Bulls by the horns.
Alligator File Photo
UF senior offensive lineman Phil Trautwein won't return this season.
He could seek a medical redshirt, allowing him to play next year.
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