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VOLUME 106 ISSUE 73 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2011 Today We Inform. You Decide.Not officially associated with the University of Florida Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Gainesville, Florida Shands to unveil remodeled cafeteria areaThe project, to be completed in January, cost $2.5 million, pg 5. From the EditorA thank you to the Alligator staff, pg 6. WIRELESS INTERNET WAS OUT FOR AN HOUR AROUND LUNCHTIME. EMILY MORROW Alligator Writer John Hendry was doing some last-minute research for a project about deforestation when the Internet crashed. The 23-year-old environmental science senior was in the Student Recreation and Fitness Center when he experienced the campus-wide crash that started around 11:30 a.m. Monday. he may have violated one of the universitys Internet policies, causing him to be blocked from accessing the UF wireless network. Dan Miller, network manager for UFs Computing & Networking Services, wrote in an email that the outage started at 11:47 a.m. and lasted about an hour. sue around 11:40 a.m. and immediately began troubleshooting, he said. The cause of the outage has but wireless access was restored after CNS rebooted UFs authentication system. The outage affected all computers connected to UFs central wireless network, but Miller said computers in on-campus housing were not affected. Hendry said computers like those in Library West or the computer labs that were connected via Ethernet cable were still usable, and after the problem was An investigation into the cause of the problem is still ongoing, Miller said, but he said he believes it was a one-time incident. Gainesville fugitive caught after two yearsThe man was caught by U.S. Marshals in Rhode cocaine, pg. 8. Florida sophomore forward Will Yeguete has made the most of his time in the starting lineup the last three games. See story, page 13 82 /55 FORECAST 2 OPINIONS 6 CLASSIFIEDS 9 CROSSWORD 11 SPORTS 13 Lynzee Marmor / Alligator Camel Sighting Junior Chris Haugabook, 21, sophomore Francisco Hidalgo, 19, and sophomore Eddie Lovett, 19, walk with Humpty, the mascot of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, to Turlington Plaza to promote their toy drive. BRIANNA KOLOTA Alligator Contributing Writer Despite the convenience of online faculty evaluations, student response to these surveys has taken a dip since going digital. Faculty evaluations, which UF offers solely online this semester, are open, but data from Summer 2011 indicates that student feedback decreased about 20 percent with the digital switch. However, students who did complete evaluations provided enhanced comments, and the online system saved the university time and money. The overall student response rate semester students submitted all faculty evaluations online, was about 33 percent. When students completed all evaluations on paper in Summer 2010, the overall response rate was about 53 percent, said Donna Johnson, UF evaluations coordinator. Fewer students completing teacher evaluations online ERIN JESTER Alligator Writer President Bernie Machen will stick with The Gator Nation a year longer than he planned, but he wont get paid more for it. The UF Board of Trustees voted last week to extend Machens contract by one year, from Dec. 31, 2012, to Dec. 31, 2013. Chairman Carlos Alfonso said the board requested the extension so Machen could see through some of his own initiatives, particularly Florida Tomorrow, a capital-raising campaign for UF. He will not receive a raise for the extra year. Machens salary is $432,808, according to tutional Planning and Research. I dont think that Bernie felt that in a time of austerity that he should be getting a raise, and neither did the board, Alfonso said. This idea is in sharp contrast to the presidents of many private universities, who have been taking raises despite the lingering recession. The Chronicle of Higher Education, which recently published the salaries of top-earning private university presidents, reported that the highest-paid president in 2009 was Constantine N. Papadakis of Drexel University. Trustees extend Machens contract without salary raiseSEE SALARY, PAGE 4 SEE EVALUATIONS, PAGE 4Johnson Campus Internet went down Monday To report a network problem of system outage, call 352392-2291 or go to the CNS website.ADMINISTRATION


News Today Subscription Rates: One Semester (Fall or Spring) $18 Summer Semester $10 Two Semesters (Fall or Spring) $35 Full Year (All Semesters) $40The Independent Florida Alligator is a student newspaper serving the University of Florida, pubThe Alligator The Alligator is The Alligator VOLUME 106 ISSUE 73 ISSN 0889-2423 The Alligator The Alligator 2, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2011 SATURDAY FRIDAY THURSDAY WEDNESDAY TODAYFORECAST WHATS HAPPENING?Robotics Fair at UF Wednesday, 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Reitz Union Colonnade UFs first Robotics Fair will include a showcase of previous national and international award-winning robots (including submarines and a lawn mower), a robot car that was a contestant in the DARPA Urban Challenge, a Mars rover and a swarm of small dune buggy robots. There will be a demonstration of about 15 robots built by students in this semesters Intelligent Machine Design Laboratory course. See http://mil.ufl.edu/imdl/ robot_info_f11.htm for more info. Contra Dance Dec. 17, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Thelma Boltin Center The Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society is hosting the event. The band, Full Circle, is from Jacksonville, and the caller is Alice Milmoe. Cost is $5 for students and people under 21, $8 for everyone else. No partner or experience needed. Child care is provided. New dancers should arrive at 7:30 p.m. for an introductory workshop. Got something going on? Want to see it in this space? Send an email with Whats Happening in the subject line to jflechas@alligator.org. To ensure publication in the next days newspaper, please submit the event before 5 p.m. Please model your submissions after above events. Improperly formatted Whats Happening submissions may not appear in the paper. Press releases will not appear in the paper.STATEBurger King cashier calls cops on herb smokerDELTONA Authorities say a central Florida man was ar rested after jokingly trying to buy found him through his son Richs Facebook account. I looked at it again and owner? Nothing ventured, nothing gained, Hill said. Figueiredo, of Pembroke, Mass., was stunned the worn tag had weathered the long trip after the storm, which was made famous by Sebastian Jungers book The Perfect Storm, the basis for a Hollywood movie about a rugmen caught in the storm. The odds are phenomenal, Figueiredo said. THE ASSOCIATED PRESSDog steps on gun, shoots Utah hunter in buttocksSALT LAKE CITY A Utah bird hunter was shot in the buttocks after his dog stepped on a shotgun laid across the bow of a boat. Box Elder County Sheriffs Deputy Kevin Potter says the 46-year-old Brigham City man was duck hunting with a friend when he climbed out of the boat to move decoys. Potter says the man left his 12-gauge shotgun in the boat and the dog stepped on it, causing it safety on the gun was on at the time. Potter says the man was hit from about 10 feet away with 27 pellets of birdshot. He says the man wasnt seriously injured, in part because he was wearing waders. The man was treated at a nearby hospital. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS drugs at a Burger King drivethru. The Volusia County Sher old Shawn Porter and a friend placed an order for a blunt and some herbs at a Deltona Burger King Thursday night. A cashier smelled marijuana coming from their car and jotted down the license plate of the car, and then a supervisor called 911. A deputy located Porters house by running the tag number and was waiting when Por ter arrived home with a Burger King bag in his hand. ing 28 grams of marijuana in the car. Porter was charged with drug possession. He was being held on $1,000 bond. Its not immediately known if he has an attorney. THE ASSOCIATED PRESSNATIONALLobster tag lost in Perfect Storm hops AtlanticCOHASSET, Mass. A tag from a lobster pot that was swept off the New England sea what came to be known as The Perfect Storm has washed up 3,000 miles away in Ireland. The pot that held the tag with Cohasset lobsterman Richard Figueiredos name on it was one of hundreds he lost when the vicious storm on the Atlantic Ocean struck off New England in 1991. Rosemary Hill of Waterville in County Kerry found the tag on a beach last year, but the 39-year-old beachcomber put it aside with other beach souvenirs. Last week, she decided to try to contact Figueiredo and PARTLY CLOUDY 67/48 PARTLY CLOUDY 69/48 PARTLY CLOUDY 67/48 PARTLY CLOUDY 81/49 PARTLY CLOUDY 82/55




Papadakis was paid $4,912,127, a 202-percent increase from the previous year. presidents of Johns Hopkins Univer western University and Vanderbilt University, whose salaries ranged from $1.89 million to $3.82 million. University was the only president in the top 10 earners who took a pay cut from 2008 to 2009. His salary decreased by 21 percent. The Chronicles survey of presidential pay at 482 private colleges, using federal tax returns, found the median compensation was $385,909, a 2.2-per cent increase from 2008 to 2009. The highest-paid public univer sity president is E. Gordon Lee of $1,323,911 for the 2009-2010 academic year. This is a steep step up from the next four highest earners from the University of Texas system, Univer sity of Texas at Austin, the Univer sity of Michigan system and Univer sity of Utah, whose salaries are in the $700,000 range. Although his salary is not in the top 10, President Machen makes a very competitive wage for what hes responsible for, UF spokeswoman The University of Florida is one of the largest, most complex research universities in the country. 4, ALLIGATOR Haley Stracher / Alligator StaffFirst-year coach Samantha Sarff, 24, decided the water was too low at Newnans Lake on Thursday morning for the Florida Crew team to practice rowing. She said the time team members spend on the water can make or break them in the race held in spring. MUD AND LOW WATER LEVELS MAKE PRACTICING AT NEWNANS LAKE DIFFICULT. MAGGIE POWERS Alligator Contributing WriterWhile some UF students were up to their necks in schoolwork this weekend, Florida Crew members were up to their chests in mud. building an estimated 100-foot addition to The team has not been able to effectively practice because the receding water level has left the lake thick with mud. Team members are waiting on approval to move their practices to Lake Wauburg, a request they expressed in a written pronovice team, said the new dock is a tempoAll semester, the crew team has been It usually takes 20 minutes just to navigate through the muck to the water where female novice assistant coach. Other times, they must complete their cardiovascular exercises and strength training on land. ticed the receding water levels, said club president Haley Vinson, 22, an exercise physiology senior. Each boat costs about $35,000, Vinson said, so that fact that were putting that in only a few inches of water is really damaging. practice lake. competitive sports, said the proposal must be revised and presented by students on the team as opposed to the coaches to be considered for approval. Ascher declined process, Ascher said. I want to try to help them accomplish what they want within the parameters that I have, Ascher said. The crew team should receive an answer by the end of the semester, Ascher said. the best. I dont care how it gets done, she said. I just want it done.UF Crew team requests to move practices to Lake WauburgS TUDENT LIFE EMILY MORROWAlligator WriterCraig Fishers parents planned ahead. The 18-year-old aerospace engineering ter at UF, and thanks to two merit-based scholarships and money set aside by his parents, he shouldnt have to take out any loans to fund his undergraduate degree. nancial aid programs like Federal Pell Grants parents hadnt started saving early, he said, he would likely graduate in debt. Hes not alone. Of the 50,844 students enrolled at UF in the 2009-2010 school year, 9,573 received Pell Grants and 1,358 received Flor 70 percent of UF students receive a scholar ship of some kind, the vast majority of these are non-need-based. According to recent numbers released by about $5.3 billion this year to students whose giving money to students who dont need it. And as tuition continues to rise and grants and scholarship programs to fall, that $5.3 billion is becoming a point of controversy. Instead of being need-based, this money is merit-based and is typically awarded to students based on academic or extracurricular achievements in high school. At UF, these merit scholarship programs Lombardi scholarships. were nine Lombardi scholars who received $8,177 in aid for the year. tant director of admissions at UF and the merit-based scholarship coordinator, said in an email that these types of scholarship programs can have a variety of uses. them to recognize top academic students, she said, while others use them as recruiting mechanisms to attract the best and the brightest. Highly selective universities like Harvard with incomes as high as $200,000 a year, the Many students who qualify for merittional Merit may also qualify for need-based aid, Johnson said. This makes it almost impossible to determine how many UF students are receiving merit-based aid who would not otherwise qualify for assistance. freshman, said she thinks merit should play a There are a lot of people on the border line, she said. People who dont qualify for need-based aid but cant really afford to pay for college themselves. Fisher suggested merit-based scholarship programs institute an income cap so students who come from wealthy families would not qualify but middle-class students would. be punished by losing out on scholarship opportunities, he said, College is expensive for everyone.As tuition rises, merit-based scholarships come under scrutiny SALARY, from page 1Machens pay not in top 10 highest presidents salariesUF saved $320,000 on professor evaluations during the summerThe response rates have dropped, but it was not unexpected, Johnson said. That has been the experience of other universities that have gone online. Although there has been a drop in student response rates, Johnson said the electronic word word counts because students have more time to consider their responses. Moreover, students complete evaluations at their own convenience, she said. total of $320,000 during the summer of 2011 and an average of 89 hours administering and logging evaluations per department, Johnson said. this semester in increasing student response rates. Teaching, a book that assesses the importance of student feedback, said universities across the nation are putting an emphasis on evaluations due to current scrutiny and concern about higher education. The public is concerned about the costs of higher education, the value of higher education said. ing to students the weight of evaluations, the digital switch places the responsibility on students, Johnson said. We are now depending on students to believe in the importance of evaluations and contribute to the process, she said. EV ALU A TIONS, from page 1 We are now depending on students to believe in the importance of evaluations and contribute to the process.Barbara Gross Davisauthor of Tools for TeachingJohnson


TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 5 MARY ANNE EADESAlligator Contributing Writer The Southern Scholarship Foundation, which has eight houses in Gainesville to lodge scholarship recipients, is opening a ninth house. The new house, which provides 21 housing scholarships and has several female spots available for the spring semester, is located on Southwest Ninth Street, near other SSF houses. Jamie Chute is looking for ward to the annual Christmas morning re-enactment Thursday at Badcock Scholarship House, one of the nine houses. I love Christmas with Badcock, said Chute, 19, an English sophomore. We do Secret Santa, put gifts under our tree, and were gonna open them all together. Its a tradition. At the houses, each resident pays, on average, a $950 food and services bill. This provides food, utilities, cable, Internet and activities for one semester. Each scholarship is valued at more than $7,000 each year. In a SSF house, each resident has a roommate and shares a bathroom with four to six housemates. Chores are shared. For a few hours each week of cooking or cleaning, you get a warm, cozy place to live, said Teresa Turner, director of student affairs. Applications can be found at southernscholarship.org.New scholarship house to open doors in JanuaryON CAMPUS SHAYNA POSSESAlligator Contributing WriterDan Walker always meant to stop in at the hospital for lunch, but work got in the way. area, the contract management coordinator for the UF architecture and engineering department made it a point to grab lunch. Within minutes, everything on his plate was gone: the chicken, the creamed spinach and even the Brussels sprouts. Ive heard through wordof-mouth that the food was awful good, he said. Of course, I dont hope to be at the hospital, but if I am, Ill eat here. Morrison Healthcare Food Services took over food services at Shands last year. On Dec. 14, the hospital will unveil a remodeled cafeteria area, including a sushi bar and brick-oven pizza area. The project will cost $2.5 million, including a second phase opening in mid-January, said retail manager Richard Bouvier. John Tibbetts, director of food and nutrition services at Shands, said the hospital has been committed to creating a healthier limiting fat and sodium. The goal of the menu is to provide great-tasting, attractively presented, healthy food in an environmentally conscious manner, he said. Morrison works with dietitians, chefs and test kitchens to create a base menu of traditional favorites, mixing in diverse choices like ropa vieja and tilapia with roasted cherry tomatoes. Each year, the traditional comfort foods like meatloaf and fried chicken act as a base and are surrounded by new and seasonal items, Tibbetts said. Consideration of regional issues is critical in menu customization, Tibbetts said. After all, Morrison is owned by Compass Group, a $9.8-billion company that spans 44 states and about 98 countries. With Shands location in a college town, Tibbetts said environmental issues are a big concern. Recently, Morrison has been concentrating on sustainability and buying locally when possible. Morrison menus have focused on more sustainable seafood, cage-free eggs, hormonefree dairy and biodegradable packaging, Tibbetts said. He said patient satisfaction at a reasonable price is the main goal of hospital nutrition ser vices. We look at everyone as a customer, he said.Shands cafeteria gets makeover The goal of the menu is to provide great-tasting, attractively presented, healthy food in an environmentally conscious manner.John Tibbettsdirector of food and nutrition services at Shands


Reader responseVote or post a message at www.alligator.orgThe views expressed here are not necessarily those of the Alligator .The Alligator will be withheld if the writer shows just cause. We reserve the right to edit for length, grammar, style and libel. Send letters to letters@alligator.org, bring them to 1105 W. University Ave., or send them to P.O. Box 14257, Gainesville, FL 32604-2257. Columns of about 450 words about original topics and editorial cartoons are also welcome. Questions? Call 352-376-4458. Column EditorialTUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2011 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/OPINIONS Elizabeth Behrman EDITOR Joey Flechas MANAGING EDITOR Justin Hayes OPINIONS EDITOR122 TOTAL VOTES45% YES 55% NOMondays question: Do you think it will be fun for the Gators to play Ohio State in the Gator Bowl? Todays question: Are you actually doing evaluations for your professors?From the EditorThank you to the Alligator staffEvery semester, about 50 students come together to put out a daily newspaper for UF students. They spend their days talking with other students and professors, playing phone tag with each other and sacribuilding using even older computers so you have something to grab out of the orange bins on campus every day. Its not always a glamorous job, and it doesnt always earn us new friends, but it is a special experience for everyone who has ever had the opportunity to enter the newsroom. It is hard for me to remember what it is like to eat dinner at a normal time. The concept of doing homework before the day it is due will probably always be foreign to me. Luckily, I will be graduating and wont have to spend my last semester at UF Alligator-less. Im not sure what I would do with all the free time, and Id have a hard time staying away from the newsroom, where Ive spent more than 40 hours a week with great people for the last two years. Whenever I look back on my time at UF, I will think about the Alligator and the hours I spent sitting in creaky rolling chairs, helping reporting students get their stories just right or looking up the days weather to put on page two. Ill think about the Secret Santa gift exchanges the staff does every year and how we always take turns calling in orders for and that is what helped prepare me for my career. ond cousins for supporting me as I worked my way to the position of editor-in-chief. The important people in my life already know how much I appreciate them for listening to my crazed rants about having to cover Student Government meetings and for letting me leave holiday dinners early so I could come back to budget the newspaper. But I do want to leave you thinking about the time, energy and GPA points the hardworking students who produce this newspaper put into it. For you, it might just be an opportunity to make a stupid comment on the website or serve as a distraction from your early-morning psychology class. But for those 50 or so staffers, We all came together with the common goals of serving the public, building portfolios and learning how to be good jour nalists, but we go home every night excited to come back and work together the next day. We work here to serve you, but at the end of the day we go home doing something we love. ELIZABETH BEHRMAN EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Spend time with friends, family this seasonIf youve been following my columns throughout the semester, you probably know how much of a sap I am. I soldiers and/or animals. Before you ask, yes, Ive seen that YouTube video of the dog greeting his returning-soldier owner, and yes, I cried at that, too. Whats nice about this season, in addition to Starbucks delicious, syrupy drinks, is what the holidays do for all of us. There are plenty of jokes about strained family get-togethers and about being alone during this season, but I choose to ignore them. The holidays are a chance for us to appreciate and recognize those who make our lives a little happier. I was speaking with a friend last week about relationships and friendships. She reminded me that friends are people who make your life better. Real friends wont intentionally make your life worse and if they do, its time to let them go. We then decided we are really good at giving advice, so we started a blog about it. It is the cool thing to do these days. What some people dont like about holidays in general is that they remind us about the things we should be doing all of the time. Isnt it a little sad that we need to have a Mothers Day and a Fathers Day to make us tell our parents that we appreciate all they do for us? Do we really need a Valentines Holidays have become a time for us to reconnect with friends. We get really busy in our lives. You are reading this ing this on the day that I have an eight-page-minimum paper due, so I know what busy feels like. So, maybe the holidays are based on the education system in this country: The two big breaks for Thanksgiving and the winter holidays give us all a breather. We become so stressed during the school year or work year for you professional types that we forget to appreciate our friends and family. Its really easy to take relationships for granted because there are simply a million other things to do and think about. Making friends isnt always easy, and I think it only gets harder as we get older. This year especially, Ive started working on the quality of my relationships rather than the quantity. Its more important to me to have long-lasting bonds with people than to have a high number Im practically a functioning adult now. Ill wait for you to stop laughing because I can hardly believe it either. But really, think of your favorite sitcom characters and their best friends. Theyre pretty much all people that they met either during college or after they graduated. Now think about your best friends. Are those the same people you want to hang out with in a decade? Thats how Ive been approaching this semester. Now that this semester is coming to a close and my brain about where Ill move after college, Ive been cultivating the important friendships in my life. I suggest you do the same. Because while enjoying a party with a large group of people is one thing, its not imperative to the bigger picture of your life. and real adulthood, so use it wisely. Learn a lot about scholarly knowledge and about yourself. Use this holiday break to your advantage and grow a little closer to your friends. Sami Main is a journalism junior at UF. Her column appears on Tuesdays. Sami Mainletters@alligator.org


TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 7 Its been a fun 65 years, but the Pax Europa is on its way out. The sovereign debt crisis has put so much strain on the European Union that the system of cooperative confederacy that has prevailed since Wold War II has been hopelessly compromised. There were good times to be sure. If you were really lucky, you got to bunga bunga alongside Silvio Berlusconi as Romes by the mortgage crisis across the pond, have left an irreconcilable divide between the creditors and the debtors. Now whether the union can be saved. As leaders from creditor nations scramble to create a comsave the common currency, the member nations are left with union at the cost of individual sovereignty. peace dividend of continental stability and growth. This easy money, alongside the consequent housing bubprograms and high wages. Tax evasion became widespread. countries in crisis had no way to adapt their economy to the exports. Painful solutions, but ones that could rescue a nadebtor nations had no such options. stable members to prevent defaults. French and German leaders have attempted to create packages that will bail out these countries out including, but not limited to, an Inter national Monetary Fund loan package. A package like this in some form is ultimately the only way to save the economic union, and it needs to be passed quickly. However, on both sides of the solution, parties are highly them. The IMF, that symbol of post-World War II global cooperation, is notorious for mandating unpopular political and economic reforms as a condition of its funding. Similarly, any package that goes through the EU will likely require those countries to submit their budgets for approval by the body. infringe on individual nations sovereignty and bring everyone closer to a one-Europe government. Germany, the white knight to whom everyone is looking, is dragging its feet for other reasons. Still bearing the scars of it is hesitant to take any steps that could lead to spiraling inmany is to fund the bailouts through the release of eurobonds, thereby increasing the indebtedness of the entire union. Also, there is a fundamental sense of injustice among Germans, As a result of these aversions to the solutions that would spiral could bring Germany and other like-minded countries to withdraw from the euro and create a new currency, or the fears of being subjugated to the demands of the rest of the continent would encouraged some debtor countries to withstrength for political sovereignty. Whichever way it happens, changing the membership composition of the euro would have devastating economic consequences. Depending on the way creditor nations go, the euro could either skyrocket or plummet in value, which would have massive consequences on the foreign exchange and would add a whole new level of volatility that would would be almost inevitable. further consolidation of continental governance and the cor responding escalated economic interdependency to save the union? From a world markets standpoint yes. In fact, an auction of German bonds last week left more than a third of the offering unsold, demonstrating that the market is losing But the prospects of building a lifeboat before the currency sinks into the sea dwindle by the day. Even if a solution is themselves even more hopelessly intertwined and further on The Greeks brought democracy into this world. It looks like they can help to take it out, too. Sam N. Adams is a columnist for the Harvard Crimson at Harvard University. Creditors face critical decision about future of eurozone UWireI excited about. After months of hovering at or near 9 percent, the unemployment since March 2009. With 120,000 jobs added nally have some positive news to trumpet. For the most part, though, they didnt. The silence says more than any canned stump speech could. For all the campaign foremost, its pretty apparent that this isnt quite the news many were hoping for. Some simply do not want the unemployment rate is important primarily in terms of its effect on their electoral chances. And for an out-of-power party, the best thing that can seemingly happen in an election is sometimes the worst that can happen for the country. The lingeringly high unemployment helped John Boehner and the gang rack Obama to electoral victory. But theres a difference between benactively seeking to obstruct progress and wreak havoc. In recent years, and especially since Obama took ofshifted toward the mentality that the entire nations loss is one party or candidates gain. And more importantly, politicians have become all too aware that they dont have to leave failure up to chance; they can make it happen themselves. make things happen, too. Some politicians will always put their own interests ahead of their constituents its just the nature of the game. But thats only because we allow it. We have the power and responsibility to change things for the good of the country. The best way to do that is not on the streets but at the ballot box, where the fates of so These past few years, it has become clear that a politicians top priority is to keep his or her job. We can and should take advantage of that and hold accountable anyone who ignores the 13.3 million jobless in this country. Ultimately, the voters are the bosses. Matthew Hughes is a columnist for the Washington Square News at New York University.Drop in unemployment rate good for nation, bad for politicsUWireMatthew HughesUWire Sam N. AdamsUWire


8, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2011 MORGAN WATKINSAlligator Staff WriterA former Gainesville man who fled Florida in 2009 after he was identified as a top cocaine trafficker was arrested in Rhode Island early Monday morning. U.S. Marshals arrested Mario Ginorio, 30, in Coventry, R.I., according to a U.S. Marshals news release. Marshals said he had a .357 Magnum handgun when he was arrested at his home. Ginorio was wanted by the Levy County Sheriffs Office on a February arrest warrant for the trafficking and sale of cocaine. The warrant was the result of a 2008 investigation by federal drug agents and the Levy County Sheriffs Office that led to the arrest and prosecution of more than 25 people on cocainerelated charges, according to the news release. The investigation revealed that Ginorio had supplied cocaine to people in Alachua, Levy and Dixie counties. Investigators learned that Ginorio had fled Florida and headed to Tennessee before moving to Rhode Island earlier this year, according to the release. Deputy U.S. Marshal Bryon Carroll said Ginorio was taken to the Cranston, Rhode Island Adult Correctional Institution but will be extradited to Levy County to face his charges.Feds arrest Gainesville fugitive after two years SAMANTHA SHAVELLAlligator Contributing Writer Sustainability released a report highlighting the efforts it has made in creating a more sustainable UF. It highlights the departments accomplishimplementation coordinator. waste at UF by 2015 and for UF to be carbon-neutral by 2025, Sims said. UF is trying to save energy despite having more square footage, she said. UFs electricity bill is about $43 million per year, and building energy is the largest component of UFs greenhouse gas emissions. General electricity makes up 50 percent of gas emissions, according to the report. buildings together during summer session to ensure unused buildings arent wasting energy. Some actions that have already been implementhandlers, using the revolving door in Library West and upgrading windows, Sims said. in the report are initiatives to achieve that, including encouraging fans to recycle when tailgating at home football games. About 145 tons of recyclables have been diverted since the TailGator Green Team Game-day Recycling program started in 2006. A lot of major accomplishments are made, not own departments, Sims said. dents are involved with sustainability at UF. Gators Going Green, a Student Government agency for sustainability, was started three years ago to address the needs of the Student Body and establish environmental awareness. We try to be a bridge between students, student of Gators Going Green. Although UF is advanced in sustainability compared to similar universities, before the formation of Gators Going Green it was lacking student involvement, said Baker, a 22-year-old political science senior. tions how to be more sustainable. Were continuing to develop partnerships with to reach out and get more students and faculty involved.Sustainability office turns fiveGinorio We want to reach out and get more students and faculty involved.Brittnie BakerGators Going Green


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10, ALLIGATOR Spacious 1, 2, & 3br starting at $475. Many floor plans, some with enclosed patios or balconies. Italian tile, bedrooms carpeted. DW, W/D hook-ups, verticals, CH/AC. Near bus route, some walk to UF. Call 352-332-7700 12-7-11-74-2 SECTION 8 HOUSING ACCEPTED Newly remodeled 2 & 3 BDs Quiet neighborhood. Lots of upgrades. Free 32" HD Plasma TV for new Sec 8 lease. Must see! Call 332-7700 12-7-11-74-2 3bedroom $509/person All inclusive townhome with everything included! Utilities, cable, internet, furniture & washer/dryer. The Laurels apts. Call now: 4352-335-4455 4-25-11-72-2 NEED A RENTAL? 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Call 352-335-7139 for more details. 1-9-11-13-2 Room available for $540/month. Walking distance from CAMPUS and MIDTOWN. Separate bathroom, walk-in closet, washer/ dryer, wifi. Available for Spring and Summer. Contact 954-562-3578 for questions. 1-911-7-2 SUN HARBOR APARTMENTS 2BR/1.5BA close to UF, Shands,Vet School $625 w/ 1 month free; $595 selected units. Contact our office to inquire about student specials!!!! Sun Island Properties 352.376.7041/352.376.6720 4-25-11-80-2 TOWNHOUSE 2BR/1.5BA, W/D hook-up, pvt backyard, carpet, tiles, just painted. Extra clean. $650/mo + sec. 2627 SW 38th Place. Available now. 941-204-1304 or 352-2153160 1-9-11-7-2 OVERPAYING TO LIVE NEAR CAMPUS? 1,2&3 BR's in quiet nbhd ONE mile to Reitz. Washer/dryer, H2O, gas incld. NO CAPS! Tons of parking. On buses 1, 12 & Later Gator. Check us out Country Village 373.2700 12-7-11-6-2 SUN BAY APARTMENTS 708 SW 16th Ave. 2bed/1bath close to UF, Shands, Vet School Units starting from $550!! 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Available Augus0t 16th 1 year. $1380/mo 665-8166 1-9-114-2 3BR/2BA HOUSE, near UF, VA, Shands. 3627 SW 15th St. across from I-Hop. Fenced large backyard, fireplace. $900/mo. 3272931 or 376-6183 1-9-11-4-2 Love this 3/2 NEW home just minutes from Shands and UF on Archer Rd. Tankless water heater, wood and ceramic tile floors. Community pool. 1402 SF. $1,500 per mo. Available in late December. (352) 871-6893 12-7-11-2-2. 2BR/1BA House. 1block from NE park 6th Terr. Bike to downtown, Publix, Wards, UF. Updated new energy-efficient everything. Fresh paint, spacious rooms & closets. Hardwood floors, patio, fenced yard, W/D, non-smoking. $800/mo. 1st, last, security. Year lease 352-339-5440 8am-8pm 1-911-3-2 Bedroom w/ own bathroom avail $365 (unfurn) or $385 (furn) for 9 mo lease. Price all-inclusive (rent/util/cable/internet). Washer/dryer/ dishwasher. Pets ok. On 9/35 bus routes. ~1.5 miles from UF. Student/young professional pref. Avail ASAP. 850-585-4405. 1-9-11-9-3 December FREE! Move in NOW for Spring Semester. Cabana Beach--2 bdrm/2 bath, furnished plus W/D. $509/per person. (352) 552 1757. 1-13-11-10-3 Roommate Matching HERE Oxford Manor 377-2777 The Landings 336-3838 The Laurels 335-4455 Greenwich Green 372-8100 Hidden Lake 374-3866 4-25-72-4 Female roommate needed in furnished condo, 1.5 miles from UF $379/MO cable, internet, utilities, pool+ more beautifully renovated, on bus route, Call 352 262-2871, Available 1/1/12 1-911-14-4 MOVE IN NOWNeed 1 male student to share 4/4 Countryside condo, near poolside. Easy commute UF/SFC, 2 bus rtes, furn common area, W/D. unfurn $365/obo furn avail. Text 386233-0011, ph 386-676-9703, nukken1@aol.com 1-9-11-11-4 Bedroom w/ own bathroom avail $365 (unfurn) or $385 (furn) for 9 mo lease. Price all-inclusive (rent/util/cable/internet). Washer/dryer/ dishwasher. Pets ok. On 9/35 bus routes. ~1.5 miles from UF. Student/young professional pref. Avail ASAP. 850-585-4405. 1-9-11-9-4 4/2 2 blocks from Campus. $350 including internet and cable. 814-440-3325 jfidorra@hotmail.com 2-13-11-30-4 Male roommate needed 4 BR house, 14 blks from campus. Safe & secure NW neigh borhood. Great deck & yard. Clean, nicely furn, new appl, $575/mo incl util, w/d. AJ 561.718.5567 1-9-11-6-4 SPACIOUS 2BR/2BA APT.Convenient location to Shands, UF & Butler Plaza. Asking $700/OBO. Please call Ketty 305-332-6566. yttek@hotmail.com 1-9-11-6-4 STUDENTS NEEDED TOWNHOUSE W/D, clubhouse, pool, gated, parking, on bus route. $350/mo + utils per room. Available December. Call 727-729-1561 1-9-11-5-4 Female roommate wanted in furnished condo. $325/month all inclusive. Within walking distance of Southwest Rec Center, convenient bus stops, pool. Available 1/1/12 Call or text 321-432-5565 12-7-4-4 Roommates needed. House 2 blks to UF/ Sorority Row, near Shands, Tigert, Mid/ Downtown. 4 lg BR/2BA. Students preferred! Huge, very clean home. Cent AC/H, FP, W/D, new wd flrs, DW, 5 extra closets, fenced yard, plenty of parking, on quiet street. Only $398/ mo/room. Call/text Jordan 305-896-9066 1-9-11-4-4 FEMALE ROOMMATE NEEDED TO SHARE GREAT 2/2 APT. PRIV. BATH, FURNISHED, W/D, ON BUS ROUTE, ALL INCLUSIVE $460. CONTACT ANGIE 786-239-2740 ANGIE.COLOMBIA_86@YAHOO.COM 12-7-2-4 Your roommate hasnt done the dishes in How long?! Find a better dishwasher in the NEW CONDOS-WALK TO UFFor Info on ALL Condos for Sale, Visit www.UFCONDOS.COM or Matt Price, University Realty, 352-281-3551 12-7-74-52BR/2BA CONDO3843 SW 28th Terr. Close to campus. 352516-2545 1-9-11-3-5 BED QUEEN $120 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top, mattress & box. Name brand, new, still in plastic. Call 352-372-7490 will deliver. 12-7-11-74-6 BED FULL SIZE $100 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top mattress & box. New, unused, still in plastic w/warranty. Can deliver. Call 352377-9846 12-7-11-74-6 MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT $400 Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must sell. Can deliver. Retail $1600. 352-3727490 12-7-11-74-6 BED KING $200 PILLOWTOP mattress & box springs. Orthopedic rated. Name brand, new, never been used, in plastic with warranty. Call 352-372-8588. Can deliver. 12-7-74-6 BEDROOM SET. 7pc Cherry, Queen/ king bed, dresser w/mirror, 2 nightstands, chests avail. Dovetail const. New, in boxes. Can deliver. Retail $4500, must sell, sacrifice $850 (352) 372-7490 12-7-74-6 SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather. Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail $1800. Sacrifice $700. Call 352-377-9846 12-7-74-6


ALLIGATOR FUTON Solid oak mission-style frame w/ mattress. New, in box. $160 332-9899 ___________________________________. DINETTE SET 5pc $120 Brand new in box. Never used. 352-377-9846 12-7-74-6 **BEDS ALL BRAND NEW** **Full $100 Queen $125 King $200** Orthopedic pillow-top sets. Brand name matching sets not used or refurbished. Still in plastic, direct from factory! 352-333-7516. 12-7-74-6 BEDQUEEN New orthopedic pillowtop mattress and boxspring set. Brand name, brand new, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver. $130 352-377-9846. 12-7-74-6 BEDROOM SET$300 BRAND NEW Still in boxes! 5 pieces include: Headboard, Nightstand, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 12-7-11-74-6 COMPUTER & LAPTOP REPAIRS Network specialists We buy computers and laptops Working and Non-working 378-4009, 607 NW 13th Street 12-7-70-7 PARKINGPrivate, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF. Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-5382181. Can leave mssg. 12-7-11-74-10 UF SURPLUS EQUIPMENT AUCTIONS are underway... bikes, computers, printers, vehicles & more. All individuals interested in bidding go to: surplus.ufl.edu 392-0370 12-7-10-74-10 GOATS FOR SALECharlie 352-278-1925 12-7-74-10 BK CHRISTMAS TREES Potted Red Cedar & Arizona Cypress; 3 ft to 13 ft; $5 to $65. Free pecans & sugar cane. 20926 NW 75th St., Alachua, 10am-6pm, 7 days. 386-462-2060 1-9-1110-10 Guitars and Musical Instruments New, Used and Factory Refurbished Check Us Out Before You Buy!! Leonardo's Music, Micanopy, FL 352-450-0928 Leonardos302.com 4-25-11-99-10 GRAVITY INVERSION THERAPY TABLE Like New. Good for physical conditioning. $100. Call 352-495-9206 12-6-11-3-10 WWW.RPMMOTORCYCLES.COM FULL SERVICE MOTORCYCLE SCOOTER REPAIR. 12TH YEAR IN GVILLE. OEM & AFTERMARKET PARTS. BEST TIRE PRICES IN TOWN. 352-377-6974 12-774-11 12-7-11-74-11 NEW SCOOTERS 4 LESS Now carrying Vespa Scooters! 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TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2011 WWW.ALLIGATORSPORTS.ORG Shameless Twitter PlugFor daily insight and Florida news, follow us on Twitter: @GregLuca, @Tomas_Verde, @Tyler__Jett and @WattMatts.Sturgis, Howard earn All-SEC HonorsUF junior kicker Caleb Sturgis was named to The Associated Press AllSoutheastern Conference First Team on Monday while senior defensive tackle Jaye Howard earned an honorable mention. Florida guard Deana Allen (left) is giving the Gators quality production off the bench this season. See story, page 15 Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffFlorida sophomore forward Will Yeguete has started the last three games for Florida and has been productive on the boards, averaging nine rebounds per contest. THE SOPHOMORE HAS POSTED CAREER HIGHS IN POINTS, ASSISTS, STEALS AND MINUTES FOR UF. JOHN BOOTHEAlligator Staff Writer For the last 12 days, Will Yeguete for a missing starter. stepped up by posting career highs in points, assists, minutes and steals over the course of the Gators last three games. place in the starting rotation if Mur phy returns for Wednesdays home game against Arizona, Yeguetes starts hasnt been lost on his team mates. lot in practice, senior guard Erving minutes than him, and its under bench early this season, grabbing a rebound once every 3.6 minutes on But once he entered Floridas starting frontcourt, his production For the season, he averages a rebound every three minutes, the 3.4 minutes and guard Brad Beal is ery time. Coming into this season, Yeguete a game as a freshman. Against Syra his most complete nights of the sea and four assists. did not commit a turnover, as the Or ange forced 20 of them in the Gators ing the last three games. Yeguete making most of time in No. 12 Floridas starting lineup JOHN BOOTHEAlligator Staff Writer three guards on Monday. Leading UFs 2012 recruiting class 12 point guard in the nation, accord ing to Rivals.com. The United Faith assists per game as a junior. any point guard out there. Guard-heavy Gators add three to 2012 backcourt KELLY PRICE Alligator Writer vis once said Floridas biggest ailment on the Rainey and Jeff Demps. But after being orally committed to Florida since Feb. 19, Davis de committed Sunday night. Mountain, Ga. Davis said the meeting had as the reason he chose to reopen his recruit right through the B.S. dey be feedin you. the coaches. a misunderstanding said and that hap pened. There supposed to happen. After he informed the Florida staff of his decision Monday, Davis said it empha sized to him that the opportunity to play in RB Davis decommits from UF When you start getting used to the game and getting used to the system and the players, you feel more comfortable.Will YegueteUF forward UF R ecruiting SEE HOOPS, P A GE 16 SEE RECR UIT, P A GE 15 SEE NOTEBOOK, P A GE 16


14, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2011 1. Trent Richardson 3. Montee Ball 4. Matt Barkley, USC 5. Andrew Luck 2. Montee Ball 3. Trent Richardson 4. Tyrann Mathieu 5. Brandon Weeden, Oklahoma State 2. Montee Ball 3. Trent Richardson 4. Matt Barkley 5. Tyrann Mathieu 1. Montee Ball 2. Trent Richardson 4. Tyrann Mathieu 5. Andrew Luck stellar season during which he led the nation in rushing. He is within one touchdown of tying former Oklahoma State running back Barry Sanders single-season record after accounting for 38 touchdowns (not includyards and three touchdowns on the ground while also hauling in a touchdown reception in Wisconsins 42-39 win against Michigan State to clinch a trip to the Rose Bowl. 4. Tyrann Mathieu, LSU cornerback tackles, 53 solo tackles, 1.5 sacks, 6 forced fumbles, 2 fumbles yards, 2 touchdowns. 1. Baylor quarterback touchdowns, 6 interceptions; 644 rushing yards, 9 rushing touchdowns. 2. Montee Ball, Wisconsin running back tions, 255 yards, 6 touchdowns; 1 passing touchdown. Greg Luca Luck and No. 4 Stanford were idle during the weekend, but the Texas native rounds out this seasons Heisman Watch. Throughout the season he was considered by most to be the best NFL prospect in the nation, and while he didnt post the gaudiest numbers he was still arguably the best player around and set a Stanford single-season record for passing touchdowns, eclipsing John Elways mark. but he doesnt care. His electrifying performance in the Southeastern Conference Championship gave No. 1 LSU some much-needed life against Georgia. Although the Tigers did not Mathieu returned a punt 62 yards for a score in Richardson tumbles down to third this week, mostly because his Tide sat at home while other candidates left lasting images for voters. Still, Richardson had a Heisman-caliber season, and on Monday he earned a trip to New York for this weekends ceremony. Even if Richardson doesnt take home Alabamas second Heisman, he has a chance to hoist the crystal ball in New Orleans next month after Alabama earned a trip to the BCS title game to face LSU and the next candidate in our poll. RG3 takes home the stiff-arm trophy in our Heisman Watch this year, and its hard to argue he wasnt the best player in college football this season. He scores and added another two on the ground as OUR RANKINGS HEISMAN WATCH The number in parentheses next to each name indicates how many points the candidate received from the alligatorSports columnists. Tyler Jett Tom Green Matt Watts 5. Andrew Luck, Stanford quarterback age, 35 passing touchdowns, 9 interceptions; 153 rushing yards, 2 rushing touchdowns. 3. Trent Richardson, Alabama running back (15 points): Shawn Janetzke / Alligator Staff


GUARD IS AVERAGING MORE REBOUNDS, ASSISTS AND STEALS THAN LAST SEASON. JOE MORGANAlligator WriterSenior guard Deana Allen reaps what she sows, and Florida is enjoying the harvest. Allen is making the most of her time on the court, providing the Gators a much-needed boost off the bench. Through seven games, Allen has achieved increases in average rebounds, assists and steals compared with last season despite playing fewer minutes per game this year. I just try to maximize my minutes while Im in, Allen said. for me at the time and make that my strength. Allen averages 18.7 minutes per game, racking up 8.1 points and 2.6 steals per outing. She is also tied for second on the team with 2.1 assists per game and ranks second on UF in rebounding with 5.9 per contest. Deana is just such an X-factor for us because shes so hard to guard, UF coach Amanda Butler said. If you can successfully guard her, shes probably going to get know what happened. Allens role this season is much different than it was one year ago. Transferring to UF from Pensacola Junior College, Allen started 18 of 35 games last season for Butlers mostly inexperienced squad, playing 19.2 minutes per contest. Now Allens role is more dethe bench. It may not be my best night, but I still try to contribute (with) some form of energy and just motivation to the girls, Allen said. Even if Im not having a good game. In the season-opening 69-66 loss to Michigan, Florida missed the enthusiasm of Allen, who sat out due to a concussion suffered in preseason practice. The game featured 29 lead changes and 13 ties, but the Gators were unable to overcome disappointing performances on both sides of the ball. In no way is [Allens absence] an excuse for tonights lack of execution, Butler said after the loss to the Wolverines. However, since that game, Florida has executed much better. UF went on a six-game winning streak that included an upset of then-No. 21 Florida State before losing to No. 11 Rutgers 63-49 on Friday. I cant even tell her how much it means to have someone of her caliber to come off the bench and really be that spark plug, redshirt senior guard Jordan Jones said. Shes embraced it, and shes doing a lot for this team right now. As the Gators prepare for the season this week against San be relying on Allen for more than Mainly, Butler appreciates how Allen senses the urgency of the moment when shes out on Shes playing as hard as she possibly can, Jones said. I think shes playing harder than anyone in the country right now, really. TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 15Aundre Larrow / Alligator StaffSenior guard Deana Allen is averaging 8.1 points, 2.1 assists, 5.9 rebounds and 2.6 steals per game off the bench for Florida. Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffFlorida setter/right-side hitter Kelly Murphy had 25 Allen providing spark off bench for Florida BRYAN HOLTAlligator WriterFlorida entered the NCAA tournafense, coming in as the only team with a hitting percentage above .300. After two victories in Cedar Falls, Iowa, last weekend, the Gators are headed to their seventh straight Sweet 16, and it appears not much has changed on and able to put the ball where we needed to in order to score, senior outside hitter Kristy Jaeckel said after Saturdays 3-1 victory against No. 6 seed Northern Iowa. In a season full of complete offensive performances, Florida put on two of its best displays inside the McLeod Center. After stumbling out of the gates Frireeled off an impressive three-set run during which the Gators out-hit the Tigers .246 to .008. During the stretch, Florida committed 10 fewer attack er match slightly above its season attack errors-per-set average of 4.03. The miscues were made up for by gaudy backcourt defensive numbers. The Gators average 13.4 digs-per-set on the year but averaged 20.5 on Friday night in a match that saw Jaeckel, senior setter and right-side hitter Kelly Murphy, freshman defensive specialist Holly Pole and redshirt with double-digit digs, including 20 and 23 for Pole and Unroe, respectively. Missouri is used to playing in a league with some really good liberos, UF coach Mary Wise said. So theyre used to keeping the ball in play. The ball doesnt land easily. But Saturday night against Nothern Iowa, another 3-1 victory, it was all about what has been Floridas strong point all set dominated by UNI, unseeded UF fought back with a precise performance. The Gators out-hit the Panthers .358 and committed 19 fewer attack errors during that same span. The effort was spearheaded by the usual cast of Jaeckel and Murphy, who combined for 28 kills, just one attack er ror and a .386 hitting clip. Murphy also added 20 assists, while Jaeckel posted another strong sideout mark for the Gators with four service aces. Credit to our low error; when we didnt have an opportunity to score, we tried to put pressure on them instead of taking a swing that could have been high error, Jaeckel said. We were keeping ourselves in the rally. On the season, opponents averaged just a .149 attack percentage against lar season 32-1 and easily handled Niagara in the opening round. The theme of [Saturdays] match was: Get UNI uncomfortable, Wise said. We didnt do a great job of that the that we were able to put some pressure on them and get them uncomfortable.UF offense continuing to shine in NCAAs Gainesville was still available if he ever changed his mind. Now on his radar are Tennessee, South Carolina, Miami and Florida State. Some things might happen, he said, indicating UF may still be in consideration. visit on Friday to Tennessee, and will be in Tallahassee on Dec. State. He also said he is arrangSouth Carolina in the near future. Davis decommitment leaves the Gators with a single running back scheduled to sign on National Signing Day four-star prospect Matt Jones of Seffner Armwood High and 16 total commitments. However, at the top of Floridas wish list has been running back Keith Marshall of Raleigh (N.C.) Millbrook High, the nations No. 1 back, according to Rivals.com. With his commitment set for this afternoon, Marshall will pick between UF and Georgia, among others, and possibly negate Floridas fears of poor depth at running back. Oral commitments are nonbinding until a national letter of intent is signed on or after National Signing Day on Feb. 1, 2012.Top back to announce choice today RECR UIT, from page 13 UF V olle yball Gators rallied to reach Sweet 16 Deana Allen


He has also shown he is a valuable weapon at the front of Floridas press, with seven of his nine steals coming in games he has started. I feel more comfortable because Im playing more than last year, obviously, Yeguete said. When you start getting used to the game and getting used to the system and the players, you feel more comfortable. While Murphys return would mean a decrease in court time for Yeguete, he feels he can still contribute. Murphy, known more for his 3-point shooting and passing, had four starts. Murphy was expected to be back in practice Monday, according to Yeguete. I hope [Murphy] comes back, Yeguete said. Well see if he comes have to go back to the bench. Ill [have to] stay consistent and just bring the same energy that I brought Contact John Boothe at jboothe@ alligator.org. product scored 29.7 points and had 9.7 boards a game last season. He is joined by fellow shooting guard Dillion Graham, a three-star recruit from Orlando First Academy. Frazier is a phenomenal 3-point shooter and a guy that weve kept an eye on for a long, long time, Donovan said. Dillion Graham, another really talented perimeter player whos got obviously range to shoot it and put it on Donovan said the Gators have addressed most of their needs, but he is still recruiting and could add more players to the class. Florida could use more depth in its frontcourt. Despite his pedigree of sending big men such as Joakim Noah, Al Horford and David Lee to the NBA, Donovan hasnt signed a top100 big man since landing sophomore center Patric Young in 2009. Thats part of it; thats a selling point, Donovan said of landing a big man. Thats something thats a positive but, at the end of theyre seeing things and its a lot more than just, Well, theres NBA guys at Florida. Unfortunately in this, you get told, no a lot more than you do, yes. No big Beal: Freshman Brad Beals shooting woes from three continued against Syracuse last Friday, as the 6-foot-3 guard went 0 for 5 on 3-pointers. Through seven games, Beal has been held to Donovan compared Beals shooting early this season to the same struggles Kenny Boynton, Chandler Parsons and Lee Humphrey UFs all-time leader in made threes experiWhen the speed of the game is totally different than it was in high school, theres always a learning curve that you got to go through, Donovan said. So Im not really worried about his shooting. Murphy set to play: After sitting out the last three games, junior forward Erik Murphy is poised to rejoin the starting lineup when No. 12 Florida hosts Arizona on Wednesday. The 6-foot-10 Murphy has been injured since Nov. 24 with a bone bruise in his right knee that he suffered during practice. Hes going to play, Donovan said. Right now, hes been cleared. He worked out yester day on his own; he did some running. Hell probably go through half the contact right now. Provided the next two days go as planned with him physically, he should be able to play. Contact John Boothe at jboothe@alligator.org. 16, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2011 Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffFlorida forward Will Yeguete has recorded seven steals in his three starts this season while Erik Murphy has been sidelined with a knee injury. Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffFreshman guard Brad Beal has been held to NOTEBOOK, from page 13 HOOPS, from page 13 When the speed of the game is to tally different than it was in high school, theres always a learning curve that you got to go through. Billy DonovanUF head coach