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VOLUME 106 ISSUE 81 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2012 Today We Inform. You Decide.Not officially associated with the University of Florida Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Gainesville, Florida Imported oranges to be tested for fungicidesFlorida oranges have been unaffected, pg 3. Cellphone reception to improve in stadium, across campusThe project will begin in February, pg 4. Spring sports preview:Floridas baseball, softball, lacrosse and golf teams are gearing up for the spring season. Find out what you need to know, pg. 15. Armando Grundy is one of three candidates running for the District 1 City Commission seat. See story, page 9. Grundy is one of three candidates running for the District 1 City Commission seat. See story, page 9. 74 /41 FORECAST 2 OPINIONS 6 CLASSIFIEDS 10 CROSSWORD 13 SPORTS 14 Aundre Larrow / Alligator StaffGreat Balls of Fire SOUTHWEST RECREATION CENTER REACHED CAPACITY. ADARA NEYAlligator Contributing WriterKaty Doran got to the Student Recreation and Fitness Center a few minutes before her 5 p.m. Hatha yoga class last Wednesday. full and the spot she reserved online had been given to a standby student. Every year around this time, I go to the gym and its way too busy, said Doran, a 21-year-old journalism junior. Usually it takes two weeks and the New Years resolutioners stop coming. As Doran suggested, gyms may not be busy for much longer. About 50 percent of people who make New Years resolutions keep their commitments for a month, said John C. Norcross, a psychology professor at the University of Scranton. are always the busiest time of the year for sociate for UF RecSports. In the entire fall semester, I had never seen the gym reach capacity, but this week New Years resolutioners still flocking to campus gyms JULIA GLUMAlligator WriterDont try to settle any bets using Wikipedia today. Or browse Reddit. Or check Boing Boing. These websites, along with an estimated 7,000 others, according to Politico, will black out their pages in protest of the U.S. House of Representatives Stop Online Piracy Act and the U.S. Senates Protect IP Act. SOPA and PIPA are bills not yet approved as laws that would give entertainment companies the power to take down domains that host or link to anything they consider pirated. sentation, so language can still be changed. According to the White House website, the Obama administration is against Internet piracy but will not support legislation that restricts freedom of expression or thwarts online innovation. Today, many blacked-out websites will take their normal content down and post information about the bills. The English-language Wikipedia will About 7,000 websites black out pages in protestON CAMPUS ALLI LANGLEYAlligator WriterSeveral UF departments are reviewing lab safety policies after two students were injured in separate incidents in the last three months. The second put a graduate student in the hospital. ous materials teams responded to six incidents three explosions, two spills and one reported odor on campus in the last year. The chemical explosion on Wednesday in Sisler Hall that injured graduate student Khanh Andrew Marsh, 25, is still under investigation, she said. The chemistry department and UFs Environmental Health and Safety division are working diligently to ensure students safety in labs and In October, an explosion caused by a set of chemical reactions surprised the department, said Daniel Talham, chair of the chemistry department. Last weeks explosion, which Talham said was caused by similar reactions, surprised the University Police Department. For our agency to respond to two similar incidents involving the same chemical in the same building in three months is fortunately not something that we routinely see, said UPD spokes-UF to review chemistry laboratory safety policiesSEE GYM, PAGE 8 SEE BLACKOUT, PAGE 8 SEE EXPLOSION, PAGE 8 Although it does raise awareness, the congressmen dont care unless you tell them you care.Dylan Suttonenvironmental engineering freshman Sikes


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 81 ISSN 0889-2423 The Alligator The Alligator 2, ALLIGATOR WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2012 TODAYFORECAST WHATS HAPPENING?Sign up for Dutch cooking class Today, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Soon it will be cold enough for ice skates, so keep warm by learning how to prepare a traditional and easy Dutch meal. The Center for European Studies is offering a series of cooking classes this semester. Dutch cooking is Monday from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The class is $25. The small class size ensures a hands-on and delicious experience for all. Call 352-3928902 for more information. Wildlife Society meeting Today, 5:15 p.m. Newins-Ziegler Hall, Room 112 The UF chapter of The Wildlife Society will be hosting its first general body meeting of the semester. Come learn about opportunities in wildlife conservation, animal identification and outdoor skill development, and network with professionals in wildlife-related careers. CHISPAS general body meeting Today, 7 p.m. Reitz Union, Room 355. Interested in human rights and community service? All students are welcome to the first meeting of the semester. There will be free pizza. Relay for Life team captains meeting Today, 7 p.m. McCarty Hall A, Room G186 UF Colleges Against Cancer is having its first Relay for Life team captains meeting this semester. If you are a team captain, or you are thinking about forming a team, come learn more about this years Relay for Life. RUB Presents: Drive Today and Thursday, 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Reitz Union Auditorium Ryan Gosling plays a Hollywood stunt performer who moonlights as a wheelman and discovers that a contract has been put on him after a heist gone wrong. The event is free and open to the public. Grand opening of Jesus U Today, 9 p.m. 111 S Main St. Jesus U will continue to have meetings every Wednesday at 9 p.m. in the same location. It is a nondenominational Christian ministry of the Rock of Gainesville. UF Libertarians meeting Thursday, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Matherly Hall, Room 118 The UF Libertarians will be holding its first open meeting of the semester. Anyone inter ested is welcomed and encour aged to come learn about individual liberty and the classical liberal tradition. The event caltent more than three times Indianas legal limit. THE ASSOCIATED PRESSOut of room, Mass. man gives up 94 hamsters LAWRENCE, Mass. A Massachusetts man has turned over 94 hamsters to a local animal shelter, of room in his apartment. The director of the shelter says the rodents were well cared for and will make nice pets. Shelter director Mike Keiley tells the Eagle-Tribune that the hamsters owner, whom he didnt identify, stopped by this month and said he had a lot of hamsters to surrender. A Lawrence animal control get the hamsters Friday and initially wanted to keep a few. But she says he changed his mind. years ago. THE ASSOCIATED PRESSI NTERNATI ONALDutch use F-16s to pursue criminal suspect AMSTERDAM Talk about overkill. The Dutch air force says two of lice chase a criminal suspect. Spokesman Olav Spanjer says the jets were about to leave Volkel airbase on a training mission Thursday evening when they heard local police had requested a military jeep to chase a suspect over soggy terrain. The pilots volunteered to help search using their infrared cameras. was kind of a long-shot. The suspect was in a car with stolen license plates that sped away when police tried to pull it the car crashed into a canal and the THE ASSOCIATED PRESSCLARIFICATI ONIn Tuesdays edition of the Alligator, an article on Saturdays SwampCon reported that Gator Anime planned the convention. Gator Anime was one of four clubs Gator Gaming, Science Fiction Consortium and Delta Nu Delta Tabletop Gaming that planned the event. endar for the upcoming year, including speakers, reading groups, campus events and the Students for Liberty International Conference, will also be discussed. For more information, visit the UF Libertarian table on Plaza of the Americas all this week. La Casita open house Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Everyone is invited to participate in this home-away-fromhome environment. There will be free pizza and Wii games (bring a controller). Grand opening at Sew Make Do Saturday, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. 706 NW 23rd Ave. Come check out Gainesvilles new modern sewing and craft studio. There will be food, drinks and a drawing for a free sewing class. For more information visit www. sewmakedo.com. Beginner Tango class Sunday, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Student Recreation and Fitness Center SR2 Join us for a beginners tango class. No partners, previous experience or special shoes are necessary. Got something going on? Want to see it in this space? Happening in the subject line to emorrow@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 missions may not appear in the paper. Press releases will not appear in the paper.NATI ONALInd. theft suspect threatens to eat police, dogs LAFAYETTE, Ind. Police say a man in Indiana accused of stealing a car threatened to hunt down and eat his arresting ofdogs. The Journal & Courier reports 39-year-old Paul M. Brock of Frankfort was charged Wednesday with auto theft, resisting law enforcement, intimidation and operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Police in Lafayette, 60 miles northwest of Indianapolis, used dogs to subdue Brock during his arrest on Friday. Police say Brock later told ofdown and eat them, their families and their dogs. He had a blood-alcohol con-RAIN 74/41 SUNNY 71/41 PARTLY CLOUDY 76/49 PARTLY CLOUDY 79/54 PARTLY CLOUDY 79/55 SUNDAY SATURDAY FRIDAY THURSDAY


WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 3 ON CAMPUS EMILY MILLERAlligator Contributing WriterBilly Harris spent more time during his other out-of-state students, he is outnumbered isnt from the Sunshine State, he didnt have the advantage of being surrounded by familiar UF students still mostly in-state FLORIDA ORANGES HAVE BEEN UNAFFECTED. MATT BOLESAlligator Contributing Writer When you have less supply to Maid, tested positive for CarbendazCarbendazim is illegal in the United States but not in Brazil, said Ernie Neff, editor of Citrus Industry magaNeff said Carbendazim is not Imported oranges to be tested for fungicide I always knew I wanted to be close to home.Jamie NesserUF freshman


RACHEL CROSBYAlligator Contributing WriterNext football season, sending Go Gators text messages may not games. UF will start installing a system to a news release. news release. games. sages. 4, ALLIGATOR Emily Doyle / AlligatorFurther ReviewCounty Commissioner Mike Byerly asks Larry Sapp, county purchasing manager, questions regarding a local hiring preference at a meeting of the Alachua County Commission on Tuesday night. The commission did not reach a decision but passed the item to city staff for further review. Read the story on alligator.org. SAMANTHA SHAVELLAlligator Writer affairs and enrollment management. life. Enrollment up in UFs College of Journalism and Communications ENROLLMENT CHARTSchool Number of students recent changes in enrollment who is counted Northwestern University 684 students stable all journalism majors University of Florida 2,300-2,400 students increased between 2 and 18 percent per major all majors University of Missouri 1,900-2,000 students all majors University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 652 students (as of Fall 2011) decreased journalism majors with at least 60 credit hoursProject to begin in February LIBRARY WEST AND STARBUCKS ARE NOW OPEN 24-HOURS A DAY, SUNDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. KYRA LOVEAlligator Contributing Writer day. Talafer said. said.More students take advantage of librarys new late-night policy Phone reception to improve in stadiumWeigold I feel more focused when I come to the library.Ruhiyyih BannisterUF sophomore


WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 5 JOLISA CANTYAlligator Contributing Writer Since opening in October, Florida Innovation Hub at UF has already made a difference for startup companies housed in the new facility, some companies presidents said. The Innovation Hub was built to supply startup technology companies with the facilities they need to conduct research. The hub has already helped sigthe businesses that moved into the Innovation Hub. interference with cable and satellite communication using large bandwidth spectrum areas called white Hubs website. White space wireless has been ampietro said. White space provides additional capacity for high-speed Internet, website. space and access to the expertise of attorneys and engineering experts, A company called eTect is also settling in at the Hub. a medication for a clinical trial. In the past, drug companies have relied solely on the responses of recipients who are testing the drug. Using eTects computerized capsule, portunity. Other companies that have moved in and are expected to start conducting research are Apollidon, NanoPhotonica, NeuroNet, One Health and Totuit. that could provide great innovavation Hub community.Innovation Hub at UF helping establish startups White space wireless has been referred to as Wi-Fi on steroids.Mike Giampietropresident of Generation Wy


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 EditorialWEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2012 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/OPINIONS Joey Flechas EDITOR Emily Morrow MANAGING EDITOR Justin Hayes OPINIONS EDITOR17% YES 83% NO52 TOTAL VOTESTuesdays question: Are you doing homework early to prepare for Wikipedias shutdown? Todays question: Is going to the gym more one of your Forcing the Hand Let employers require high school diplomasEmployers around the country have become concerned about a letter from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission that says requiring a high school diploma for certain job positions could violate the Americans with Disabilities Act. plicants might be unable to obtain a high school diploma and could be screened out as potential job applicants due to their disabilities. This could create problems for employment if employers fear the legal consequences for requiring applicants to have a high school diploma, even when the job requires that aptitude. ing and describing the duties of each job and justifying why such a position requires a high school diploma. If they fail to meet the standards set by the EEOC, they could face expensive and burdensome lawsuits. Some have also argued that, for many, there might be less of an incentive to obtain a high school degree if more employers are debatable, but it should make the commission re-evaluate possible unintended consequences of this interpretation. But the consequences of the commissions opinion are nowhere near as bad as the philosophical principles which it violates. First, the commissions interpretation is an attack on individual achievement. It does not see people in terms of their distinguished merits, but instead views people as part of collective groups, all of which deserve equal opportunity, regardless of While the EEOC may argue that it is not trying to eliminate standards of employment, many employers might lower their economy. Second, the fact that the commission is dictating the sort of people that a business owner can hire is an anathema to the entire idea of economic liberty. The statements by the commission make it appear as though it, as an agent of the state, is the true owner of the businesses. However, in its gracious wisdom, it allows private individuals to control the day-to-day operations as long as they conform to the governments rules, that is. While it may sound cruel, people should be allowed to hire whomever they want without fear of consequences. Those who based on arbitrary considerations such as race or gender, will be run out of business by competitors who employ fair hiring practices. But the laws of economics do not concern those at the EEOC or members of many bureaucracies, for that matter. Instead, the freedom to hire or not hire is trumped by arbitrary notions of fairness. Homesickness shows ones strengthWe have made it to the second week of the spring semester. For many of us, the feeling is bittersweet. The second week is the time when college habits reassert themselves fully: Weve gotten our schedules and our books, and winter break at home with family seems only a distant memory. This college life is a strange thing. We have two homes: one with family and one here in Gainesville. We have two places to call our own, yet paradoxically, we truly have no place. It is enough to make one utter the maligned phrase, I am homesick. Many experienced this emotion as they pulled out of their familys driveways in cars laden with luggage for the trip home. Few admit it; however, who among us does not feel it when we drive through the storied landmarks of adolescence? There is a distinguishable pull a voice in ones head that asks, What are you doing? Your place is with your family, not some school a world apart. We think these things, but we do not vocalize them to our peers. To do so would be to admit immaturity and weakness, or so we think. We live in the most mobile society ever experienced by mankind. We have cars that can take us hundreds globe. When we graduate, we expect to take jobs around the country to promote our careers. We have learned that the path to success is one of constant motion. We live in a world where sentimentality is nothing but an accursed weakness. tors those medieval paupers who never traveled more than 30 miles from their homes because they lived in poverty, never dreaming of what we have accomplished. We have skyscrapers that would make the Tower of Babel look like a crude shanty. We have machines that allow us to craft technologies unthinkable 100 years ago. We have amassed great wealth because we are not afraid to move, not afraid to sunder our roots in search of richer pastures. And yet, as we leave our family driveways to pursue our education, that voice persists, This is your place. Place its a quaint word, isnt it? It is a word forgotten in our constant struggle for achievement. Our place, we think, is irrelevant, a means to an end. Place is for the weak and the complacent. Those who cry Homesick! are surely just those who were not mature or strong enough, the pitiful souls who could not embrace what mankind is capable of accomplishing if only we could forget such existential limits. Or so we think. However, the voice persists. No matter how excited one is to return to college, there is always a feeling that what he or she is doing is unnatural. As the modern age crept upon us, did we sell our souls for greater wealth and opportunity? I would not assert that leaving home for college is immoral. However, that feeling of homesickness is not a sign of weakness either. Rather, it is a sign of our strength and of our innate love for the family and landmarks we have come to know over time. Even as modern students, we still hold came before us, who knew that place and limits were important features of any life. Do not hasten to leave behind these roots, for they will prove more permanent than any college transcript or future career. Most important of all, do not be ashamed of homesickness, but embrace it. It is proof of your humanity in an age of mechanization and transience. Luke Bailey is a history junior at UF. His column appears on Wednesdays. Luke Baileyopinions@alligator.org


WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 7 Although planning and preparation for the spring semester is in full gear for many students on campus, the most popular social networking site in the United States is asking users to put down the planner and hop in the DeLorean. attempt at churning forward while sideswiping competiSo, here are some tips to familiarize you with the new features so you can continue lurking randoms in the back of your core humanities class: cover, stories and apps. Lazy bodies, rejoice; only one of these changes cover requires you to do anything. landscape-oriented backdrop at the be a fond memory, large-scale por trait or scenic identity claim. After combing through hunshows your face, so a portrait superimposed on a portrait is overbearing. You also run the risk of hurting yourself with group photos on your page. For example, friends posing with considerably more attractive roommates in their covers. have to read the countless lists from news organizations doing it for you. than making updates more meaningful. Finally, the apps feature gives friends an extensive goldmine for advertisers, it has its humanistic advantages as well. watching and/or listening to. Stephen Ward is a columnist for The Nevada Sagebrush at the University of Nevada.Facebook changes give users more choices in presentationUWireStephen WardUWire


alone it has reached capacity on more than one occasion, George said. In the event that the gym reaches capacity, a one-in, one-out policy is implemented, George said. ports. ter, she said. enrollment. ness goals, the gym has developed plan. Whether you resolve to quit ally do it. 8, ALLIGATOR Lauren Adamson / AlligatorStudent Body President Anthony Reynolds and former Student Body President Ben Meyers ad dress the Student Senate meeting Tuesday night. SAMANTHA SHAVELLAlligator Writerproval to Student Government elections meeting. The changes passed in time to tion codes revisions committee amendal votes. that the committee set out to accomprior to the elections cycle. amendment. She said the Senate should approve the contingency plan, not just hear a presentation. to post the list in student dorms. Senate, and a replacement location must posted at the original location. Student Senate approves changes to election codesEnvironmental Health and Safety division investigating explosion culprit. cedures, he said. erly. investigates the incident. Sisler Hall closed Wednesday night and the incident. rials as graduate students. head, he said. EXPL OSION, from page 1 GYM, from page 1About 6,800 students were going to campus gyms daily Google, Facebook to operate normally normal. The recording and motion picture agencies porations, he said. said. care, Sutton said. that. out. BLA CKOUT, from page 1Properzio Its not David versus Goliath. Its Goliath versus Goliath.Gerald HaskinsUF senior lecturer and Internet law expert


JON SILMANAlligator Staff WriterAt 10 years old, his love for politics developed while ironing clothes for school and watching presidential candidates on Good Morning America, per dads orders. Even though he wanted to watch cartoons, it stuck. Bill Clinton inspired me. He said, we need change. I was just awestruck. Armando Grundy is one of three candidates running for Gainesville City Commission, District 1. Hes half black and half Hispanic. Hes 32. His parents divorced when he was 4, and he grew up in Harrisburg, Penn. with a mom who worked two jobs one at the U.S. Department of Treasury, and one at Sears to pay for Christmas presents. It was a pain that didnt go away for many years, Grundy said about the divorce. It destroyed me as a kid. At age 10, he moved to Jacksonville to be with his dad, who he said taught him to be a man by making him do chores and forcing him to stay abreast of current events. Dad couldnt pay for college, so Grundy joined the Army to get the G.I. bill and pay for school. He served his country from 97 to 05. He never went to war. He enrolled in St. Leo Univer sity and is one semester away from a bachelors in political science and international studies, with a minor in urban planning and leadership, he said. He said he might go to law school one day, but for now, hes focused on the race. What I do understand is that in order to lead others, you need to be a servant, he said. Ive been a ser vant. Ive served my country. He said this kind of experience, like his upbringing, prepared him for a life of public service. He lives in east Gainesville and doesnt own a car. I have three modes of transpor tation, he said, Nike, Reebok and RTS. As for his campaign, the No. 1 issue is jobs, jobs, jobs. He wants to make it easier for businesses to open in east Gainesville by streamlining the permit process. He calls the biomass plant a non-issue because the ground has already been laid for the project, and he thinks its hijacking the real issues of the campaign. Folks in District 1 are unemployed or underemployed, he said. Thats why its at the top of my platform. He said hes been advocating for District 1 since when he went to a city council meeting and observed current commissioner Scherwin Henry in action. He was so impressed with the man that in 2008 he asked Henry to mentor him. Henry agreed. Ive been the only candidate consistently involved in the process, he said, citing his work to improve access by RTS to east Gainesville residents. He said he was instrumental in extending the route times for east Gainesville from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Transportation planning is my specialty, he said. In addition, he wants to reduce Gainesville crime by promoting crime-watch organizations and supporting after school programs. Previously, Grundy lost an election for District 3 in 2008. Im running because Im the only candidate in this race who has been working to better the district, he said. I understand it will be District 1 to elect me, but Ill be a change that represents all people. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 9 Aundre Larrow / Alligator StaffArmando Grundy, 32, is one of three candidates running for Gainesville City Commission, District 1. Commission candidate focused on businesses in east GainesvilleHe considers biomass plant a non-issue in race


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Call 372-7111 4-25-11-72-2 Gainesville Place Apartments Student friendly 4/4s Only $409 per person! www.GainesvillePlace.com 4-25-72-2 Action Real Estate Services Houses to Condos 1-4 BR, Starting at $450 www.action-realtors.com 352-331-1133 ext 114 4-25-11-72-2 Clean, Quiet 1 & 2 BR apts.Off SW 20th Ave. $425 to $545. Sorry, no pets, or Section 8. Call 335-7066 for info. 4-25-12-72-2 AVAILABLE NOW & FALL Studio $410 1BRs $425-495 2BR/1.5BA, W/D $580 Gore Rabell Real Estate 378-1387 www.Gore-Rabell.com 4-25-11-72-2 !! LIVE LIFE ON THE BOARDWALK !! 1/1 Flats & Cool Lofts! 2/2s and 3/2s Pets Loved! Pools Cardio Tanning Tennis Washer/Dryers HUGE Floor Plans! 377-7401 BoardwalkApt.com 4-25-11-72-2 Greenwich Green 2/2 for $869 Patio and Storage Closet Call 352-372-8100 4-25-11-72-2 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 4-25-12-72-2 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 4-25-12-72-2 1 For Rent: Furnished 2 For Rent: Unfurnished 3 Sublease 4 Roommates 5 Real Estate 6 Furnishings 7 Computers 8 Electronics 9 Bicycles 10 For Sale 11 Motorcycles, Mopeds 12 Autos 13 Wanted 14 Help Wanted 15 Services 16 Health Services 17 Typing Services 18 Personals 19 Connections 20 Event Notices 21 Entertainment 22 Tickets 23 Rides 24 Pets 25 Lost & FoundAll real estate advertised herein is subject to the Federal Fair Housing Act, which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation, or discrimination because of color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin, or intention to make limitation, or discrimination. 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ALLIGATOR 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 HOUSES FOR AUGUST BIKE TO UF 3BR/2BA, fenced yard, $1000 4/2 in NW $1300. Gore Rabell Real Estate 378-1387 www.Gore-Rabell.com 4-25-11-72-2 2BR/1BA Cent heat mobile home. Shaded lot, laundry room. From $380 to $450/mo. Includes water. No pets. 1ST MONTH FREE! Vacant lots also available. 4546 NW 13th St. 376-5887 2-3-91-2 Gatornest 300 NW 18 ST $550 1BR/1BA 3 blocks to UF Gatorside 1600 NW4 AVE $450 1BR/1BA 4 blocks to UF Centerpoint 1220 NW 12 ST $450 1BR/1BA Bike to UF 2392 SW 2nd Ave Across from law school $1650-special spring rate! 4BR/2BA W/D,DW, cent AC/heat No application fee, most pets ok. E.F.N. Properties, 352-371-3636 or www.efnproperties.com rentals@efnproperties.com 1-31-12-16-2 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 SUN BAY APARTMENTS 708 SW 16th Ave. 2bed/1bath close to UF, Shands, Vet School Units starting from $550!! Inquire about our student specials today! Sun Island Properties 352.376.6720 / 352.376.7041 4-25-11-79-2 3BR/2BA HOUSE, near UF, VA, Shands. 3627 SW 15th St. across from I-Hop. Fenced large backyard, fireplace. $900/mo. Prefer students or professionals 327-2931 or 3766183 1-24-11-10-2 PETS PARADISE$390 $650. No app or pet fee. 1 & 2BR, privacy fenced. SW. 352-331-2099 2-6-12-21-2 2 Large Homes in NW For RENT 5-7 bdrm $2000 per month Will Accommodate Individuals or Groups *Ask about Family Discount* Call Eric at (352) 682-7424 1-31-12-16-2 Avail Aug 1st. 4BR/2BA great house. Fireplace, wash/dry provided, dishwasher, wood floors, fenced. Pets OK. 7 min bike to campus. $1400/mo 830 NW 16th Ave 352339-2342. Gainesvillequalityrentalhouses.com 1-20-12-9-2 Beautiful 2-story house. 2.5 miles from UF. 5BR/2.5BA 2400sq.ft. on large treed lot. Very quiet neighbrhd. H/W & tile floors, W/D, ref, stove, dishwasher. $1600/mo & security deposit. 727-686-1404 Available now! 1-2411-10-2 3BR/1.5BA in Pleasant St, historic district, dwntwn. Ceiling fans, wood floors. Porch, newly painted. No dogs. 1st, last, sec. $1100/ mo call April. 538-1550 aprleve@aol.com 1-31-12-15-2 CAMPUS EDGE CONDO 2/2 Walk to UF, Shands, VA & Pharm School. Tile floor, W/D in unit. Avail fall. Reasonable rates. 239-300-1294 1-31-12-14-2 Avail Aug 1st. 4BR/2BA large house w/ big bedrooms & living room, extra game room. Fenced. Pets ok. W/D provided. 352-3352342 or text 2100 NW 8th Court. $1400/mo or go to gainesvillequalityrentalhouses.com 1-20-12-7-2 1/1 spacious apt, $500,quiet, private,trees, close to downtown and UF, bus to SFC, carpet & tile, pvt. patio w/locking gate, for calm, stable, mature people.1824 NW 9th St. 352 284 3873. postj@bellsouth.net 2-1-12-14-2 Avail Aug 1st. 4BR/3BA house. Incredibly beautiful, clean, modern house. W/D provided, fireplace, vaulted ceilings, lg rooms. 2108 NW 8th Ct. Text or call 352-339-2342. $1550/mo. gainesvillequalityrentalhouses.com 1-20-12-4-2 AVAILABLE NOW!! WALK TO UF! Nice 2BR/1BA house. $450/ mo. Call Richard 371-4367 1-30-10-2 1 BED/1 BATH. Walk to Shands/UF. Great kitchen and bath with w/d, disposal, dishwasher. Overlooks creek and trees. Small pet ok. $535+ deposit. 352-371-9520, 352-317-2642 2-14-12-20-2 Dont get stuck with an extra rent payment. Advertise your subleases in the Alligator Classifieds and save yourself some cash. Call 373-FIND. Luxury apartment at the Palms Downtown 2BR/2BA SUBLEASE Jan-June 2011. 2 parking spaces, Stainless steel, granite, washer/ dryer, HUGE closets right downtown, safe, exclusive luxury building. Just $1100/month ($200 off normal rates) Email me for details: andrewufl@gmail.com 1-20-7-3 Districts on 62nd: 1/1 in Male 3/3 furnished apt. $407/month includes utilities credit, cable, high-speed internet. Near Oaks Mall, UF + SFC, on bus route. Move in 2/1/12 w/ lease end 7/31/12. Some fees will apply. Criminal background check. 386-747-1401. 1-20-12-5-3 IVE HAD IT WITH YOUR LOUD MUSIC! Is your roommate driving you crazy? Find a replacement in the Alligator Classifieds! 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 Now you can easily submit your classified adfor print and/or web editionsright thru our website!Just go to www.alligator.org/classifiedsVisa and Mastercard accepted. Female roommate needed in furnished condo, 1.5 miles from UF $369/MO cable, internet, utilities, pool+ more beautifully renovated, on bus route, Call 352 262-2871, Available 1/1/12 1-2412-24-4 4/2 2 blocks from Campus. $350 including internet and cable. 814-440-3325 jfidorra@hotmail.com 2-13-11-30-4 SPACIOUS 2BR/2BA APT.Convenient location to Shands, UF & Butler Plaza. Asking $700/OBO. Please call Ketty 305-332-6566. yttek@hotmail.com 1-23-12-15-4 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 1-31-19-4 Sell your house, condo, acreage, mobile home and much more in the ALLIGATOR CLASSIFIEDS! Reach thousands of possible buyers! Mastercard and Visa accepted over the phone, by fax, email or CHECK OUT PLACING YOUR AD THRU OUR ONLINE AT www.alligator.org. or please call 373Find (373-3463) NEW CONDOS-WALK TO UFFor Info on ALL Condos for Sale, Visit www.UFCONDOS.COM or Matt Price, University Realty, 352-281-3551 4-25-72-5 Office Space and Penthouse Available Call David Holbrook (352) 213-8161 1-30-12-15-5CONDO FOR SALE SPARROW3BR/2.5BA, 2-story. Approximately 1700 sq. ft., completely renovated. $65,000. Please call Drew 316-4465 2-10-12-20-5 Got a new couch?. Sell your old one in the Alligator Classifieds. Call 373-FIND (3463) to place your ad today. BED QUEEN $120 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top, mattress & box. Name brand, new, still in plastic. Call 352-372-7490 will deliver. 4-25-12-72-6 BED FULL SIZE $100 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top mattress & box. New, unused, still in plastic w/warranty. Can deliver. Call 352377-9846 4-25-12-72-6 MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT $400 Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must sell. Can deliver. Retail $1600. 352-3727490 4-25-12-72-6 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. 4-25-72-6 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 4-25-72-6 SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather. Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail $1800. Sacrifice $700. Call 352-377-9846 4-25-72-6 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 4-25-72-6 **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. 4-25-72-6 BEDQUEEN New orthopedic pillowtop mattress and boxspring set. Brand name, brand new, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver. $130 352-377-9846. 4-25-72-6 BEDROOM SET$300 BRAND NEW Still in boxes! 5 pieces include: Headboard, Nightstand, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 4-25-12-72-6 Selling computers, parts, or repair services or just looking for that new rig. Look in the Alligator Classifieds. Call 373-FIND for more information. Sell your old stereo, cell phone, and more in the Electronics Section of the Alligator Classifieds. 373-FIND WE PAY TOP DOLLAR FOR CELL PHONES! REGARDLESS OF AGE OR CONDITION EVEN IF BROKEN! TECHMODO 6450 SW ARCHER RD 352-872-5881. OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK! 1-31-15-8 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 PARKINGPrivate, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF. Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-5382181. Can leave mssg. 4-25-12-72-10 Uf Surplus Equipment Auctions are underway...bikes, computers, printers, vehicles & more. All individuals interested in bidding go to: surplus.ufl.edu 392-0370 4-25-12-72-10GOATS FOR SALECharlie 352-278-1925 4-25-73-10


12, ALLIGATOR 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 Alligator Classifieds is the way to get your 2 wheels on the road. Show off your bikes, scooters, and repair services. Call 373-FIND to get your classified in. WWW.RPMMOTORCYCLES.COM FULL SERVICE MOTORCYCLE SCOOTER REPAIR. 12TH YEAR IN GVILLE. OEM & AFTERMARKET PARTS. BEST TIRE PRICES IN TOWN. 352-377-6974 4-2573-11 4-25-12-72-11 NEW SCOOTERS 4 LESS Now carrying Vespa Scooters! Great Scooters, Service & Prices! 118 NW 14th Ave, Ste D, 336-1271 www.NS4L.com 4-25-12-72-11 SCOOTER REPAIRNew Scooters 4 Less has LOW repair rates! Will repair any make/model. Close to UF! Pick-ups avail. Cheap oil changes!! 336-1271 4-25-12-72-11 Road Rat Motors Largest Scooter Store in Town! Run by Gator Grads! New scooters starting at $899. 1yr Parts AND labor warranties included. 3766275 RoadRatMotors.com 4-25-12-72-11 Road Rat Motors is Gvilles #1 service facility. We repair ALL brands of scooters. Pickups available. Lowest labor rates around. Quickest turnaround time. Run by Gator Grads so we know how to treat our customers! 376-6275 4-25-12-72-11 SCOOTER RENTALSRent for a day, week, month or semester. Students can rent to own! 352-336-1271 www.gainesvillescooterrentals.com 4-25-12-72-11 Campus Scooters Mobile Sales and Scooter Service. We offer free estimates on all repairs and we come to you. We also have new scooters starting at $799.00 Call us today at 352-263-0425 2-27-35-11 Unload your lot. Sell your cars through Alligator Advertising for cheap. 373-FIND or place your ad online at www.alligator.org/ classifieds CARS CARS BuySellTrade Clean BMW, Volvo, Mercedes Toyota, Honda, Nissan cars 3432 N Main St. www.carrsmith.com CARRSMITH AUTO SALES 373-1150 4-25-72-12 WE BUY JUNK CARSTitles Only. Call KT 352-281-9980 or 352-215-3151 4-25-1272-12I BUY JUNK CARS TOP PRICES PAID! Call Anytime 352-443-1100 1-31-11-65-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES BACK TO SCHOOL SALE! PRICES SLASHED!!!! NO CREDIT CHECKS!!!! 352-338-1999 4-25-72-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES ALL VEHICLES $0 DOWN! NO CREDIT CHECKS CASH VEHICLES $999 & UP! 352-338-1999 4-25-72-12 92 EAGLE TALON $999 89 FORD BRONCO $999 94 FORD TAURUS $999 96 HONDA ACCORD $1499 352-338-1999 4-25-72-12 96 CADILLAC DEVILLE $1999 95 NISSAN 200SX $1999 98 FORD F250 $2500 02 CHEVY BLAZER $4999 352-338-1999 4-25-72-12 96 TOYOTA CAMRY $1999 98 PONTIAC GRAND AM $1999 01 DODGE NEON $1999 00 OLDS ALERO $2500 352-338-1999 4-25-72-12 SUNRISE AUTO SALES CERTIFIED USED VEHICLES NO CREDIT CHECK MOVE VEHICLES $500 & UP! 352-375-9090 4-25-72-12 SUNRISE AUTO SALES BACK TO SCHOOL SALE! PRICES SLASHED!!!! NO CREDIT CHECK! 352-375-9090 4-25-72-12 03 HONDA CIVIC $8900 04 HONDA ACCORD $8999 03 MITS ECLIPSE $7999 05 TOYOTA CAMRY $10999 352-375-9090 4-25-72-12 02 NISSAN XTERRA $8999 07 SUZUKI VITARA $12999 04 HONDA ODYSSEY $9999 05 SUZUKI XLT $9999 352-375-9090 4-25-72-12 This newspaper assumes no responsibil ity for injury or loss arising from contacts made through advertising. We suggest that any reader who responds to advertising use caution and investigate the sincerity of the advertiser before giving out personal information or arranging meetings or investing money. LOCAL ARTIST NEEDS: Gold Diamonds Gems Class Rings ETC Top Cash $$$ or Trade OZZIES FINE JEWELRY 352-318-4009. 4-25-72-13UF GRAD PAYS MOREfor gold jewelry, scrap gold, Rolex, diamonds, guitars, etc. Top $$$. Get my offer before you sell! Call Jim 376-8090 or 222-8090 4-25-72-13 The American Cancer Society Road to Recovery Volunteers Needed!VOLUNTEER DRIVERS NEEDEDto transport cancer patients to treatment. Flexible schedule. Training and liability insurance provided. Please call 352-240-5053 if interested. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED I AM BLIND & WOULD LIKE HELP WITH: Rides to church: Mass at Queen of Peace. Learning to rake knit hats to send to Haiti & other places. Call 352-219-6948 1-9-11-72-13 St. Francis House is a homeless shelter and soup kitchen located in downtown Gainesville and we are looking for help from volunteers like you. St. Francis House is in need of donations such as personal hygiene items and household cleaners such as bleach and liquid Lysol. If you are interested in helping, please contact Stephanie Breval at (352) 378-9079 or by e-mail at sfhcoor@stfrancis.cfcoxmail.com This newspaper assumes no responsibil ity for injury or loss arising from contacts made through advertising. We suggest that any reader who responds to advertising use caution and investigate the sincerity of the advertiser before giving out personal information or arranging meetings or investing money. BARTENDING$300 A DAY POTENTIALNo experience necessary, training provided. 800-965-6520 ext 138 4-25-12-72-14 Students in Accounting, Aviation, Business/ Sales and computer science needed for various positions. Flexible schedules and competitive pay. Join our team! Learn more at www.gleim.com/employment 4-25-1272-14 STUDENTPAYOUTS.COMPaid survey takers needed. Gainesville. 100% FREE to join. Click on Surveys 4-2512-72-14 VIDEO TECH ACCOUNTING EDITOR AVIATION EDITOR PROOFREADER LINUX ADMIN ACT COORDINATOR GRAPHICS DESIGNER AVIATION SALES SOFTWARE DEVELOPER Career and non-career positions available. Please apply online at www.gleim.com/employment 1-2427-14 Do you want to quit smoking? We are currently recruiting smokers between the ages of 18 and 60 for a smoking cessation study. Please contact the UF Smoking Lab and Clinic at 352-273-2151 or smokeclinic@gmail.com for further details. 1-31-12-27-14 NOW HIRING Outstanding Notetakers and Editors SPRING 2012 ADV3008 ENT3003 MAR3023 BSC2010 ENY1001 MUH4016 BSC2011 FOS2001 PSY2012 BUL4310 GEB3373 RTV3405 ECO2013 MAN3025 STA2023 ECO2023 MAN4504 and more! Apply online at www.SmokinNotes.com 1-23-11-15-14 IVE HAD IT WITH YOUR LOUD MUSIC! Is your roommate driving you crazy? Find a replacement in the Alligator Classifieds! TUTORS FOR SPRING 1-on-1 tutoring atrisk K-12th grade students. $10/hr. 1-4 afternoons/wk. 15-20 min drive from campus. UF Fed Wk Study Permit req for emp. Volunteers welcome. Contact Sally at st23@cox.net 1-31-12-15-14 A awesome summer job in Maine! If youre looking to spend this summer outdoors, have fun while you work, and make lifelong friends, then look no further. Camp Mataponi, a childrens summer camp, has positions available in Land Sports (lacrosse, soccer, basketball, softball, volleyball, field hockey), Waterfront (sailing, canoeing, waterskiing, life guarding, WSI, boat drivers), Ropes Course, Tennis, H.B. Riding, Arts & Crafts, Theater, Dance, Gymnastics, Video, Photography, Nurses, Maintenance, Cooking and more. Top salaries plus room/board & travel provided. Call us today, 561-748-3684 or apply online at www.campmataponi.com. 2-21-12-31-14 Summer Jobs $2400 Co-ed camp Room and Board included Get Paid to Play! The Florida Elks Youth Camp (FEYC) needs college students for summer camp counselors ages 18 and up. FEYC is an over-night camp located in Umatilla, FL. The camp runs June 11 Aug 4. Please contact Krys Ragland at 1-800-523-1673 Ext. 251 or 352 455-4267. www.floridaelks.org/feyc/index.aspx 4-25-12-72-14 Sports Director for i9 Sports. Flexible hrs w/ 20-25 hrs a week required. Must love kids, sports, and have a self motivating attitude. Great experience for Sports Mgmt students. Send resume to jhetzel@i9sports.com. 1-20-9-14 FT NANNIES NEEDED NOW: 18 mon/ triplets; M-F 8-5; prev. exp; LONG TERM COMMIT ONLY! Noah's Ark Nanny e-mail resume, pix, & schedule to info@noah sarknanny.com 1-19-12-9-14


ALLIGATOR Quality child caring center is looking for dedi cated people who love working with children. FT/PT, exp. required and a CDA, AA or BA in education. Benefits available with FT. Call 377-2290 or 373-1481 1-24-12-10-14 WAITPERSONSExperienced & friendly. Evenings. Apply in person between 3 & 5pm. NAPOLATANO'S, 616 NW 75th St 1-18-12-5-14 Marketing Assistant Heat Pipe Technology Inc, a local manufacturer is looking for a part time marketing assistant: 10-20 hours per week at $10/hour. Flexible schedule. Please respond to: sales@heatpipe.com 1-25-12-10-14 Medical Office Manager Trainee wanted for mid-sized dermatology practice. Duties include performing or supervising ICD-9/CPT coding, billing and collections; A/R; payroll management; employee supervision and maintenance of employee records and benefits; insurance evaluation and contracting; interfacing with clinical staff and physicians; preparing financial reports and interfacing with accountant. Seeking a mature, energetic individual with experience but will train motivated candidate. Salary, benefits and possible incentive commensurate with experience. Bachelor's degree desired. Email resume to ofmgrbeers@aol.com. 1-23-127-14 Receptionist needed for a professional office with a creative,entrepreneurial,team based work environment competitive pay + benefits FT/PT M-F 9-5 email resume to Corey@mssgainesville.com 1-24-12-7-14 UF Survey Research Center Spanish speakers needed! Telephone Interviewers: NO SALES $8.75-$9.25/hr + Incentive Great Resume Builder (352) 392-2908 Ext: 105 720 SW 2nd Ave Suite 156 1-20-12-5-14 DOMINOS PIZZA NOW HIRINGClosing Drivers. $100/night Guaranteed. Apply at gatordominos.com 2-24-12-30-14 WAITPERSON NEEDEDSawamura Japanese Steakhouse. Apply from 2:30 to 4pm at 1624 SW 13th St. No calls please. 1-20-5-14 NEED SPANISH TUTOR TO LEARN CONVERSATIONAL SPANISH.GOOD PERSONALITY.APPLY IN PERSON AT 3535 N MAIN ST.ASK FOR JIM. 1-24-714Medical Research Assistant Phys Therapy Clinic.CVs to larryw@clearpassage.com 1-2012-4-14 Getyournotes.com is now hiring note takers.Apply online at http://Getyournotesatuf.com 1-20-4-14 One serious hardworking and trustworthy UF student. Gen or const labor, exp w/electrical & plumbing, carpentry, chainsaw & heavy lifting. PT flex hrs. $7.50/hr. 327-2931 or 376-6183 1-20-12-3-14 SEDENTARY adults (50+) needed to participate in a UF GetUpAndGo study re: accuracy/likability of advanced pedometer. COMPENSATION provided. Call 336-4063706 or email fitbit10000@gmail.com 1-234-14 Transcribe audio dictations. Create your own skd M-F, 7am -midnight. Comp 7.67 $12+ hourly, based on speed and accuracy. Close to campus. Ideal for PT and Students! Requires 70+ wpm, a minimum of 16 hours per week, English as first language. gnvjobs@uigfla.com 1-24-12-5-14 Do you have a business that provides a service? Place your ad in the Services Section of the Alligator Classifieds. 373-FIND IMPORT AUTO REPAIR. BMW, Mercedes, Porsche, Volvo, VW, Honda, Toyota, Nissan, Mazda. Quality craftsmanship, reasonable prices, near UF, AAA approved 378-7830 www.carrsmith.com 4-25-72-15 Want to be a CNA, phlebotomist or pharm tech? Express Training offers courses, days, eve, weekend. All classes live, no videos. Call 352-338-1193 or expresstrainingservices.com 4-25-12-72-15 GAINESVILLE IMMIGRATION ATTORNEY Green Cards, Natz, Work Visas www.ruthimmigrationlaw.com (904) 425-8078 2-20-30-18 Flashbacks buys, trades, and consigns clothing, jewelry, shoes and purses. We pay $. 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WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2012 WWW.ALLIGATORSPORTS.ORG Floridas 2012 Class A. Running Back B. Wide Receiver C. Defensive Line D. Offensive Line. Vote online at alligatorSports.org. See The Rally, page 16. Aundre Larrow / Alligator StaffSenior center Azania Stewart (13), who is averaging only 2.8 points during Southeastern Conference play, has been supplanted by forward Ndidi Madu as a starter. JOE MORGAN Amanda Butler admits she is an emotional coach. She says her feelings are a driving force behind many of her decisions, including her tinkering with lineups early in Southeastern Conference play. However, Butler notes her starters are never set in stone, and they are bound to change multiple times. Our season has many seasons in it, Butler said. There are a lot of different trends that present themselves where players are maybe other. Senior center Azania Stewart, who has struggled of late, is a perfect example. She is averaging just 2.8 points per contest in fort in a 49-44 loss to South Carolina. As a result, Butler has started redshirt senior forward Ndidi Madu in place of Stewart in the last two games. liable No. 2 option in the post next to junior for ward Jennifer George. Madu scored 11 points in a loss to Kentucky on Jan. 1 and nine during Sundays win against LSU. Shes just so athletic and her mid-range jumper is just perfect nobody can block it, Stewart said of Madu. Despite losing her starting spot for the time being, Stewart is comfortable in her current role as a reserve. She has experience coming off the bench both at Florida and while playing overseas for her native Great Britain during the summer. defensively-wise and offensively, Im kind of struggling right now, Stewart said. Im not that type of person to get mad. Its coachs decision. Another change in the starting lineup has come at the guard position with Deana Allen taking the place of fellow senior Lanita Bartley. Redshirt senior guard Jordan Jones and Stewart both described Allen as a high-energy player, making her ideal to get the ball rolling in the early going. However, Allen sees things a bit differently. I kind of like coming off the bench better, Allen said. But if [Butler] needs me to start the game and give us that spark that I give us when I come off the bench, then Ill do it. Allen said that starting makes her nervous, but that her preference for the bench stems from gaining a grasp of the games tempo before jumping right in. When Im coming off the bench, I get to observe stuff more, Allen said. I get to see how the defense is playing and what the defense is giving us. Butler said the recent insertions of Madu and Allen into the starting lineup come from a need to aid the transition game in the early going. Improved transition play will lead to Butler juggling starting lineupStewart sitting, Madu moving into larger roleRECRUITING KELLY PRICEAlligator Writer end, Jeremi Powell is completely full. He said he stuffed his face with food from Chilis, salmon and everything they were just deliver ing everything. I was full before I even got my food. Powell, a four-star linebacker from Pinellas Park, said he had so much freakin fun on his visit. I just cant wait to be up there so it can be like that all the time and just play football, and not have to worry about everything Im doing down here (in Pinellas Park), he said. After a night in midtown and driving around Gainesville with his hosts, linebacker Michael Taylor and running back Mack Brown, Powell returned home on a collegeexperience high. Having to show up for work this week in the kitchen of a Seminole retirement home wasnt nearly as fun as Gainesville, Powell said. Its real cool; being up there made me realize how bad I wanted to be there, knowing it would be easier for me. And then to come back home (to) high school, exams, drama oh man, it sucked. Although his commitment status was already solid, Powell said the visit made him realize how strong it was. Nothing in the world can change my mind, he said. Top recruits in town: This weekend, Florida will host two more undecided athletes: Tracy Howard, After suggesting Florida was out of the picture once former offensive coordinator Charlie Weis left, Diggs has seemingly reconsidered. On Monday, Florida coaches, including head coach Will Muschamp, made the trek to the Diggs home in Olney, Md. The meeting is one of the last scheduled for Diggs with any coaches, and is notable because it is the new offensive coordinator Brent Pease. Diggs and his mother have visited Florida once each, separately. Diggs also visited Auburn last weekend and Cal in December. Howard, though, has two visits and decision candidates left: LSU and Florida. The Miramar corner back raised a stir in December when he did the Gator Chomp for some Florida coaches that came to see him play in a state title game. However, he remains steadfast that his decision will be made on Feb. 1, National Signing Day. With great cover skills and speed, the Miramar cornerback is a candidate for immediate playing time in the Gators secondary. Another visit: Vincent Valentine, a defensive tackle from Edwardslast weekend. Valentine has narrowed his recruitment down to three schools: Illinois, Florida and Nebraska. Powell said that although he didnt interact much with Valentine, every time I did see him, I asked him if he was a Gator yet. Powell also said Valentine told him his mom wasnt a huge fan of Florida due to the 900-mile distance between Gainesville and their Illinois home. Nebraska has been the longtime favorite of the three-star athlete, and he has said he almost commitLincoln last month. But the Gators are still in the running after making a huge push for Valentine after the Notebook: Powell visits; Diggs, Howard coming this weekendSEE W-HOOPS, PAGE 16 SEE RECRUIT, PAGE 16Diggs Im kind of struggling right now. Im not that type of person to get mad. Its coachs decision.Azania StewartUF senior centerPoll Results 90% YES 10% NO58 total votes


WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 15 Shawn Janetzke / Alligator Staff Spring Sports PreviewBaseball: Womens Lacrosse: Womens Golf: Mens Golf: Softball: Florida won the Southeastern Conference Tournament en route to a 53-19 record but couldnt get past one overbearing garnet-and-black roadblock. UF went 1-5 against conference foe South Carolina, includ Friday, Feb. 17 at home against Cal State Fullerton. Karsten Whitson, So., RHP. though his innings were often limited. Mike Zunino, Jr., C. Hudson Randall Jr., RHP. season as the Friday night starter.What happened in 2011: Season begins: Key players: Tampa. Michelle Moultrie, Sr., CF. most potent offensive threat, breaking last year. Hannah Rogers, So., RH. Brittany Schutte, Jr., C. What happened in 2011: Season begins: Key players: Kitty Cullen, Jr. Attacker. Sam Farrell, Jr. Defender. Mikey Meagher, Jr. Goalkeeper. What happened in 2011: Season begins: Key players: March 22-24 at South Carolina. Interesting angle: Important series: its key contributors on offense, no team in the country can say they son all back on campus, oppos ing teams will see three pitchers when they face Florida in week and strengths could be lethal for UFs steepest competition. May 4-6 at Alabama. Interesting angle: Important series: Interesting angle: Important game:Feb. 11 at North Carolina. a good challenge to open regular She was a key two-way player and Camilla Hedberg, Fr Evan Jensen, Sr Mia Piccio, Jr. shows that she is an asset to the team.Key players: Important Tournament:The Northrup Grumman Regional Challenge on Feb. 1315. so the pressure will be on for them to continue to prove their talent.Key players:-The Gary Koch Invitational on April 7-8. season with a weak performance. UF will need to prove that Tommy Mou, Jr. season. Tyler McCumber, Jr. T.J. Vogel, Jr.ally at a tournament so far this season.Interesting Angle: team has done well so far this season. They will need to start relying more on these freshman in Important Tournament:


decommitment of junior college transfer Visesio Salt. McCalister reschedules: Three-star defensive end Alex McCalister was also this past weekend, but canceled for personal reasons. He also moved his commitment date from Tuesday to Jan. 23, after his rescheduled visit to Gainesville. cruiting process with McCalister after four-star defensive end Jordan Jenkins orally committed to Georgia on Jan. 9. McCalister would likely complement Ronald Powell at the Buck position if he McCalister is one of three Buck prospects on campus this weekend, along Oral commitments are nonbinding until a national letter of intent is signed on or after National Signing Day on Feb. 1. 16, ALLIGATOR WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2012 THE RALLY Matt: After a dismal season, are in emotional purgatory. But the dread and angst inspired by the worst year of Gator football in decades has started to give way to some new feelings excitement, anticipation and hope. National Signing Day is approaching fast, and for college football followers everywhere, that means the next A new crop of players, a sense of rebirth; its an exhilarating time to be a fan. But not so fast. Schools like Alabama, LSU and Oklahoma is right there with the nations fourth-ranked class, but theres a distinct difference. Those teams are already good, and the Gators arent. So, this year, temper your expectations for greatness and remain stoic, as hard as that might be. Tim Tebow and Percy Harvin are not walking through that door. The Will Muschamp turnaround train is in motion, but its nowhere near the station yet. Bryan: The Boom Train may not be in the station just yet, but that doesnt mean its too far down the tracks either. Dont let Uncle Matts grumbles get you down. There is plenty to get excited about in the recruiting class Muschamp and friends are Are Tebow or Harvin walking through the door? No, but an elite class of defensive players is, and two of the nations most explosive wide receivers in Nelson Agholor and Stefon Diggs could be as well. instead of stockpiles of wayward fourand dumped on the Gainesville Police Department in his waning Muschamp is paying attention to needs more than rankings, and he is making the kind of team he has said he can win with: dominant on defense and more physical and tough on offense. The result will be a group with more contributors and fewer milk jug pictures in two years. Matt: While Muschamp has certainly made headway on the arrest front, theres not much evidence that he has the tools in place either currently on the roster, or en route to play the style he wants. Diggs and Agholor coming to Gainesville, theres also the possibility that those recruits dont work out. Remember, Deonte Thompson was a four-star recruit and the nations No. 8 wide receiver in 2007. How did that work out again? clearly more than a receiver or two away from reaching even mediocre status. The offensive line is in tatters, the quarterback situation is sketchy at best and there isnt a running back that can be trusted after Mr. Do Everything, Chris Rainey, graduated. (Ed. Wait, Rainey actually graduated?) Physical? Tough? Not next year, my friend. Bryan: This class isnt going to come in and win a national championship in 2012 with the current surroundings. In other news, Will Muschamp does not care for fumbles and Kerwin Bell was uncoordinator. But that doesnt mean that excitement should be entirely ruled out. D.J. Humphries and Jessamen Dunker can come in and immediately make the offensive line better at tackle and guard, respectively, and wide receiver Latroy Pittman and tight end Colin Thompson are more physical than Rankings are overrated, but you cant completely rule out elite talent because others have fallen before it. Besides running back where the Gators are slated to clean up in 2013 the offense will be exponentially more equipped than it was in 2011. People will want to see results this fall, and they will, but at the same time, they have to ter one year and will be in Gainesville to build something special over the next three or four seasons. Matt: Exponentially more equipped? What is that? A dick joke? ida will be looking to other avenues to compensate for where they fall short. The Gators are going to be terrible on offense, even if D.J. Humphries doesnt prove to be the next Xavier Nixon. Theyre going to have to rely on the defense, where you say coming talents like Marcus Maye, Brian Poole and Jonathan Bullard. But apart from Bullard, Muschamp and need: girth up front. The Gators got pushed around on the line of scrimmage against good teams this season, and that will continue next season, even if they get some more talent on the line. The difference between an 18-year-old freshman and a 22-year-old senior is enormous. But if theres one thing we can agree on, its patience. Point being: Temper those expectations for a quick turnaround, because its not coming. Bryan: Oh, Wattsy, always good for a meTheres no doubt the defensive line has to get better to complement whats behind it. Ever heard of Damien Jacobs? Hes the quick of age). Jacobs is a junior college transfer who will be expected to contribute in a big way immediately. inside where hes more comfortable. DefenMann are in the class, as well as 295-pound star defensive end Darius Hamilton could quickly be turning more and more toward If the offense is even vaguely mediocre in 2012, this defense will easily be good enough to make the season worth watching. Get excited. Contact Matt Watts at mwatts@alligator.org and Bryan Holt at bholt@alligator.org. Should fans be excited by UFs incoming recruiting class? Bryan Holttwitter: @bryan_holt Matt Wattstwitter: @wattmatts UF still in running for DE More changes expected this yearincreased layup attempts, which could provide Deana and Ndidi are two of our more offensive-minded players, Butler said. Both of them give us a little more speed right from the beginning. Jones does not see Butler ever committing to one starting lineup. Its just not Butlers style. You really dont know whos going to start, Jones said. Its something shell tell us on game day. Butler said that the thinking process in remitting that she will absolutely make some more changes before seasons end. After starting SEC play 2-3, with each game decided by six points or less, the Gators are showing they will do whatever it takes to make sure they have the right people on Shes just seeing whats going to work, Allen said. That way, she can put is going to grind it out for her towards the end of the game. Contact Joe Morgan at joemorgan@alligator. org. 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