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VOLUME 106 ISSUE 105 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2012 Today We Inform. You Decide.Not officially associated with the University of Florida Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Gainesville, Florida Glitch opens basketball game to all studentsGrilled Cheese Wagon a gooey treat cheese food truck locally and at music festivals, Florida looks to continue its hot shooting streak tonight at 7 against Auburn in the ODome. See story, page 14. 76 /49 FORECAST 2 OPINIONS 6 CLASSIFIEDS 10 CROSSWORD 13 Elizabeth Hamilton / Alligator A stack of Alligator newspapers sit unread in a trash bin at Weimer Hall on Monday morning. STAFF REPORT At about 9:15 a.m. Monday, 268 crisp Alligator newspapers were found shoved into a trash bin on the north side of Weimer Hall. They were crowned by one newspaper with a wind-blown cover bearing the headline: Muschamp endorses Student Government VP candidate. Minutes before, a man and a woman wearing Unite Party T-shirts were seen pulling stacks of Alligators from the two orange racks that sit outside of the hall. with the Unite Party told the Alligator that Jason Tiemeier, Student Senate president pro tempore and campaign volunteer, was the man spotted discarding the newspapers. Health science and pre-physical therapy sophomore Taylor Chambers said he was standing near the two orange racks at about 9 a.m. when he saw Tiemeier and a woman discarding Alligators. Chambers, 20, said when the pair noticed him watching, they stopped. Journalism junior and Alligator freelance reporter Elizabeth Hamilton, 19, approached Tiemeier and asked him what he was doing. He told her he was going to pass out the newspapers. Chambers witnessed the exchange Papers thrown away by Unite campaigners THE WIND PUSHED SMOKE 30 MILES. TYLER JETT Strong winds pushed smoke in Starke to Gainesville on Monday afternoon. The smoke originated from a controlled burn at Camp Blanding, a training area for the Florida Army National Guard. A burn boss in the area received a acres Monday morning, said Ludie Bond, the Florida Forest cialist. Bond said controlled burns at Camp Blanding are common, but this time it affected Gainesville because winds were blowing south for most of the day. Winds were blowing hardest about 4 p.m., topping out at 14 mph, according to AccuWeather. pus Monday afternoon, and the sky was coated in a gray haze. Because its such a large acreage that theyre trying to burn, and because the wind is so strong, youre feeling the effects, Bond said. A dispatcher from the Alachua County Combined Communications Center said residents from all parts of Gainesville called her Monday asking if According to AccuWeather, winds are not projected to exceed 6 mph Tuesday. Controlled burn in Starke source of city-wide smokeSTUDENT GOVERNMENT ELECTIONS SAMANTHA SHAVELL Student Government elections for Student Senate and executive positions start today. Students can vote at any of the 11 polling locations from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. The locations include the Broward Hall computer lab, McCarty Hall B computer lab B, Southwest Recreation Center, Levin College of Law student lounge, CSE computer lab, Marston Library and the Health Science Center Library Collaboration Center. However, on Wednesday the CSE lab will close at 4:30 p.m. and the health center location will not open until 9 a.m. The CSE computer lab will close early because a test is scheduled in the room at 5 p.m., according to the online CSE test area calendar. The health center location will open at 9 a.m. because a meeting will be taking place in the center until 8:50 a.m., said Supervisor of Elections Toni Megna. She said the Election Commission approved these locations, which were also the fall locations. According to SG election codes, all polling locations must remain open from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. I didnt think it was necessary to lose an entire polling location on 20 minutes, Megna said. She said its better for students to be faSG elections begin today; polls close WednesdayVoting open at 11 campus locationsSEE NEWSPAPERS, PAGE 8 SEE ELECTION, PAGE 8Tiemeier I didnt think it was necessary to lose an entire polling location on 20 minutes.Toni MegnaSupervisor of Elections


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 105 ISSN 0889-2423 The Alligator The Alligator 2, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2012 SATURDAY FRIDAY THURSDAY WEDNESDAY TODAYFORECASTPARTLY CLOUDY 68/42 THUNDER STORMS 78/47 THUNDER STORMS 79/64 PARTLY CLOUDY 77/58 PARTLY CLOUDY 76/49 WHATS HAPPENING?Remembering the Concentration Camps: Aleksander Kulisiewicz and his Concerts of Prisoners Songs Today, 3 p.m. Friends of Music Room, University Auditorium Attend this talk by Barbara Milewski of Swarthmore College about Kulisiewicz, who penned songs and collected the songs of other prisoners while in the Sachsenhausen concentration camp. Performing to his own guitar accompaniment and dressed in prison garb, Kulisiewiczs concerts of those decades represent a unique form of musical memory and historical witnessing that is virtually unknown to musicologists today. Reception follows the talk. Local HIV/AIDS Charity Fundraiser Today, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Mochi on Archer Road The Student National Pharmaceutical Association will be holding a fundraiser for the local charity Positives Empowering Positives, which provides medication assistance to recently diagnosed HIV/AIDS patients. By mentioning at the register that you are supporting the fundraising event with SNPhA, 15 percent of your purchase price will be donated to the support group. Community Health Summit: Health Disparities in North Floridas Underserved Communities Today, 5:10 p.m. McCarty Hall C, Room 100 A panel of speakers will be covering topics including rural and urban health disparities, cultural competence when serving communities and the crucial role that health policy plays when addressing health disparities. Toastmasters speech contest Today, 5:45 p.m. Entomology Building, Room 1031 Camp Mementos from Krystyna of a Satirist-Songwriter in Auschwitz-Birkenau Tonight, 7 p.m. Oak Hammock, 5100 SW 25th Blvd at Williston Road This talk by Barbara Milewski of Swarthmore College is free and open to the public. The author of I Survived Auschwitz, one of the first autobiographical accounts of life and death in Auschwitz-Birkenau, was a songwriter, poet and satirist. These works offer insight into the daily experiences and cultural activities of prisoners in the most notorious of Hitlers camps. They also provide a rare glimpse into prisoner identity and the often surprisUniversity Commons 5K-9 admission. More event details can be found at facebook.com/uc5k9 Authors@UF: Hitlers Shadow War Wednesday, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Smathers Library, Room 1A History professor Norman Goda will discuss his book Hitlers Shadow Nazi War Criminals, U.S. Intelligence and the Cold War. The book investigates how and why numerous Nazi war criminals, including high officials of the Gestapo, escaped prosecution at the end of WWII. Goda will share his perspective as a writer, historian and researcher. Q&A and reception will follow. Cross Examined: The Evidence for Belief Wednesday to Friday, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The Ocora at Pugh Hall Join Dr. Subodh Pandit as he presents a free lecture series. Pandit, born and raised in India, is a licensed, board cer tified physician. His 20-year search for a reason to believe led him through the questions of atheism, post-modernism, and pluralism unto a unique method of comparing the five great world religions. For more information visit Facebook.com/pandituf or email uf.babyisaac@gmail. com Got something going on? Want to see it in this space? Send an email with Whats 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 Whats Happening submissions may not appear in the paper. Press releases will not appear in the paper.CORRECTION:In Mondays paper, the Alwomen in a photo taken at the 23rd annual Florida Invitational Step Show as members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. ing roles inmates played for one another within the camp system. Fighting Game Tuesdays Today, 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Rinker Hall, Room 106 Have an interest in playing fighting games? Come visit Rinker Hall whether you are new to fighting games or are a pro. The Fighting Game Community plays the most current (and sometimes older) fighting games on the Xbox 360 and PS3 consoles. Games include SSF4: Arcade Edition, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, Soul Calibur, King of Fighters 13 and others. Bring your favorite controller or fight stick. Join the Gainesville Fighting Game Community on Facebook for more information on meetings. Chamber Ensemble of the Shanghai Chinese Orchestra Phillips Center for the Performing Arts Today, 7:30 p.m. The first large-scale modern orchestra of traditional instruments in China will per form Tuesday. Represented by a 20-piece chamber ensemble, the members of Shanghai Chinese Orchestra perform stringand wind-instrumental pieces, Cantonese music and plucked-string and percussion instrumental ensembles. Student tickets are $12. Visit performingarts.ufl.edu for more infor mation. 3-Day Call in to Support the RTS Bus Drivers Turlington Plaza Today to Thursday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. This week Students for a Democratic Society is hosting a three-day call in support of our bus drivers. Come to see members on Turlington Plaza to learn more about the challenges that our bus drivers are cur rently facing and how you can help as a student. 5K-9 Olympics Wednesday, 2 p.m. Reitz Union North Lawn Compete with your dog in the first 5K-9 Olympics. Winners of the longest fetch, highest jump, and most time standing on hind legs will be rewarded with awesome prizes including cruises, gym memberships and waived




SAMANTHA SHAVELLAlligator WriterThe cold weather wasnt enough to stop heated comments at Monday nights Student Government debate. About 300 people showed up at the Reitz Union Amphitheater for the debate hosted by the Freshman Leadership Council and the Hispanic Student Association. Any candidate from each party could respond to the questions, but the presidential candidates, Alex Cornillie for the Students Party and Tj Villamil for the Unite Party, spoke the most. Discussion topics included student involvement in the Florida Board of Governors, SG funding and perks for SG oflegislation that would decide whether the governor could appoint the student member of the Board of Governors. We think it takes power away from students, Cornillie said. Villamil said the legislation is pro-UF It may take away democracy, but it takes out the politics, Villamil said. Each party platform promotes expanding services to students, but Villamil said the Unite Partys platform points will not bring extra fees to students. Students Party treasurer candidate Carly Wilson said student fees have risen 5 percent each year since she has been at the university. The debate also discussed the perks passes and meal cards. Wilson said her partys executives wont accept perks. I take my lunch to school every day, Wilson said. That will not change if I get elected. Unite Party vice presidential candidate Juan Rodriguez said these items are not He said this compensation comes from outside revenue that is no cost to students. He said the meal cards are for business purposes only, and the parking passes are time to represent the Student Body. The two parties agreed on the issue to stop the hiked tuition costs of STEM classes. ADRIANNA PAIDASAlligator Writer his wrist. When hes at the grill, the career grilled cheese-maker gets into a gooey groove. Every weekend, Howey parks his trailer which doubles as a fully equipped kitchen attached to his pick-up truck - on a blacktop parking lot at the corner of Northwest 55th Street and Newberry Road. He swings open the front door and window of the trailer and serves his sandwiches to jeanand T-shirtclad Gainesville folk while cars whiz past. On Thursday, it will be time for Howey, 36, and his business partner and girlfriend Cara Miller, 31, to set up shop at a music festival in North Florida. The two will park their wagon on a dirt path in the middle of the woods and serve sandwiches to teenagers running around in butter ful Dead songs in tie-dyed garb. This is the life of the Grilled Cheese Wagon. When music festival season picks up, the wagon migrates from the cement parking lot to places like Spirit of the Suwanee Music Park, a campground an hours drive north of Gainesville. Good vibes and good food is what we live by, whether we are here in Gainesville or at a festival, Howey said. It was the light-hearted mood that routinely brought Gainesville resident Dwynette Smith back to the wagon, despite her lactose intoler ance. Its more than worth it, the 34year-old said. These grilled cheeses are delicious, and he is such a nice guy. Were always sad to see the wagon go. Theres nothing special about his grilled cheese, Howey said. Its a sandwich made with white or wheat bread and American, Provolone or Swiss cheese, and it costs $3. Customers can add various vegetables, bacon, tempeh and chicken all made in the county to their sandwiches. The more you add, the more you pay. Were not doing rocket science here, Howey said. Were not using fancy artisan bread or fancy cheeses. We just do it perfectly toasted and lightly steamed to make sure its cooked through the middle. Howey has been making grilled cheese sandwiches for almost a decade. In 2004, he took over making sandwiches at Tim and Terrys, a for mer bar in Gainesville that featured folk and bluegrass music. Most of the time, customers demanded his grilled cheese. It was at the bar that Howey, who usually wears a folk band Tshirt and hides his short hair under a rugged baseball cap, cultivated his carefree mentality. Howey tended the bar and made grilled cheeses at Tim and Terrys until 2009, just before it closed. When a monthly one-night music festival in Alachua called Farm to Family decided to expand to two nights in April 2008, Howey was asked to use his grilled cheesemaking expertise from the bar to help feed the crowd. He and Miller bought a pop-up camper and an electric griddle and called themselves a snack hut. They cooked grilled cheeses through the night. The hut became a hit. One year later, after cooking at Farm to Family every month, the two saw an ad for a kitchen trailer on Craigslist and bought it. They named it the Grilled Cheese Wagon. Miller, an avid doodler, drew a picture of a grilled cheese sandwich in an old, red Radio Flyer wagon on the back of an order slip three years ago. The wagon became known as the businesss symbol at small festivals that attracted a couple hundred people. Eventually, they applied to serve food at larger festivals in Flor ida where thousands gather, and they were accepted. Now, they have become festival foodies, people who serve at music festivals in Florida once or twice almost every month. What we are now seemed kind of far-fetched at the time, Miller said. We didnt expect to get this big. On off-weekends, Howey and Miller will set up the wagon in the parking lot to serve lunch and dinner to in-town regulars. Then, once again, its off to the festival scene. Selling food at these events can get competitive. People are trying to sell as much of their food as they can, Howey said. It is a business, after all, but they try not to step on anyones toes. The wagon should be back in the in March. Well always come back, Howey said. Gainesvilles home, and we love our family here as much we love our festival family. 4, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2012Haley Stracher / Alligator StaffJason Howey, 36, of Williston, works at the Grilled Cheese Wagon food truck. Hell soon be on the road serving at Florida music festivals. LOC ALGrilled Cheese Wagon a gooey treat for festival circuit, localsHaley Stracher / Alligator StaffStudents Party executive candidates Carly Wilson, Jesse Schmitt and Alex Cornillie, top, and Unite Party executive candidates Tj Villamil, Sabine Justilien and Juan Rodriguez, bottom, participate in the Student Government debate in the Reitz Union Amphitheater on Monday night. SG candidates debate funding, representation and perks It may take away democracy, but it takes out the politics.Tj VillamilUnite Party presidential candidate


TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 5 JULIA GLUMAlligator WriterThe director of the Peace Corps will visit UF today to the Peace Corps that will Director of Peace Corps to discuss new grad program KATHERINE HAHNAlligator Contributing Writer UF cricket player named one of nations best AN EMAIL ERROR OCCURRED. JULIA GLUMAlligator WriterGlitch opens basketball game to all students Nayar


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, FEBRUARY 21, 2012 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/OPINIONS Joey Flechas EDITOR Emily Morrow MANAGING EDITOR Justin Hayes OPINIONS EDITOR130 TOTAL VOTES29% YES 71% NOFridays question: Would you use inhalable caffeine? Todays question: Are you going to vote today? Yesterday, at Weimer Hall, home of the College of Journalism and Communications, 268 copies of the Alligator were taken from bins and thrown away. have reason to believe that Jason Tiemeier, the Senate president pro tempore and campaign volunteer for the Unite Party, was responsible for these actions. Witnesses have also indicated that he did not act alone. Tiemeier and all those involved should be ashamed of themselves for their reliance on dirty and classless political tactics. This goes beyond the SG election and shows the true character of these members of the Unite Party. More than 50 people put in countless hours every day putting together this paper for you, the Student Body. We also have career staff members whose paychecks rely on advertising revenue from businesses that expect their ads to be seen each day. To take a stack of papers and trash them for no reason other than petty political games is beyond irresponsible. information on campus, the businesses that support us and the First Amendment. Ignorance is not an excuse at this point. We expect a written apology from Unite and its campaign managers for not closely following actors within its camately. This should not be happening at any level of government, and especially not on a college campus where unrestricted discussion and open-mindedness are encouraged. We should all treat each other with respect despite our disagreements. The Alligator has been completely fair in its news coverage of the election, and it does not deserve these sort of attacks from either side. We have also been diligent in publishing letters from supporters of both parties. Obviously, the endorsement by head football coach Will Muschamp on Mondays front page seemed to give the Unite Party a lot of political reasons to stop students from reading the Alligator, but we do not want to make broad, sweeping assumptions about the entire party. This could have been one or two individuals acting alone. We do, however, want to ask that anyone involved in this step forward, be an adult and admit that this move was completely stupid. Were pissed off, but well get over it. Above all else, we feel the Student Body deserves an apology from these individuals who betrayed its trust and tried to manipulate this election. Let us hope this is the end of dirty campaign tactics for this election. Trashy PoliticsUnite members actions uncalled for The anticipation of college: the all-nighters, the parties, the hard-earned diploma all just unaffordable dreams to children of undocumented parents. SB 106 died in the Florida Senate Judiciary Committee last week, a bill that would have allowed children of illegal parents to qualify for in-state tuition. This was the second attempt at making education more of a reality than a utopian dream HB 81, similar in intent, failed in the same Republican-dominated Senate a month earlier. The 4-3 vote speaks volumes about the Florida Legislature. Sen. Gary Siplins proposal had all the right ingredients: The student must attend a Florida high school for three years, graduate, register at a Florida college or university and, most to seek residency or citizenship. That last requirement makes all the difference. Why it wasnt enough for the judiciary committee, we will never know. The heated argument about granting in-state tuition to the children of undocumented parents is formed upon the hot topic of illegal immigration. Not that I condone breaking the law illegal immigration is, after all, illegal, and should be enforced but many of these children came at the will of their parents. Among those barred from qualifying for in-state tuition are children parents. Lets give them the opportunity to right their parents wrongs. Give them equal tuition, and theyll become productive citizens. The debate against granting in-state tuition for these children boils down, like almost everything else, to money. The argument goes as follows: If their parents didnt pay taxes, why should they pay the same rate as lifetime Florida residents? Or rather, why didnt their parents become citizens? I dont have the answer for the second question, other than the process of immigration desperately needs to be amendbreak the cycle. These students attend college and become citizens. Soon enough theyll be paying taxes to the state, perhaps funding a student in a similar circumstance. Its a matter of paying it forward and progressing onward. UF tuition for a Florida resident is a bargain $5,700 a year for an undergrad. Just looking at fees and ignoring the pile-up of housing, books and food, out-of-state tuition amounts to an astounding and unnecessary $27,936. And thats just for one year. out-of-state tuition is pocket robbery. The bill will morph into student loans, which will compound into more debt over time. If theyre granted in-state tuition, students can move up the economic ladder and contribute to Floridas economy. Keeping these children from an affordable education doesnt teach them or their parents a thing about becoming a legal citizen. These children cant improve themselves without education, something taken for granted in our current system. Lets not forget that these students are products of the Florida public school system. They passed the FCAT and earned their high school diplomas. If they go through the effort of applying to college and are accepted, why not give them a fair shot at paying for it? The Florida Legislature needs to approve a bill for these thousands of students who have dreams of becoming doctors, lawyers, engineers or teachers. To stunt those dreams because of their parents decisions word unfair. Colleen Wright is a journalism freshman at UF. Her column appears on Tuesdays. Immigrants children deserve in-state tuition Colleen Wrightopinions@alligator.org


TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 7With the onslaught of cellphone tapping, domestically Dyllan Furness is a philosophy and English junior at UF. His column appears on Tuesdays.Personal liberties take priority over commercial, government interestsColumn L made it an easy choice to select to stop Ben Meyers is a food and resources economics senior and the former Student Body president of UF.Former Student Body president endorses UniteGuest columnBen MeyersSpeaking Out A Michael Long is the chairman of the Florida Student Association and Student Body president of New College of Florida.FSA chair endorses Students PartyGuest columnMichael LongSpeaking Out Dyllan Furnessopinions@alligator.org


CLARE LENNONAlligator Staff WriterA man dressed in a Unite Par ty shirt and a Darth Vader mask joined Student Government party campaigners twice on Turlington Plaza on Monday. He held up a poster that said Obey the Empire on one side and Jesse Schmitt, I am your father on the other. Neither party claimed him as a member. Jesse Schmitt is the Student Body vice president candidate for the Students Party. SG elections for the Student Senate and the executive uled to end Wednesday night. Unite Party spokeswoman Christina Bonarrigo said she was told he showed up at about 10 a.m. and then again around noon. When campaigners for the Unite Party and the Students Party told the man he had to stop, he ran off, she said. None of the Unite Party members knew anything about the man, Bonarrigo said. Brock Hankins, campaign manager for the Unite Party, said he either party. Alex Cornillie, the Student Body president candidate for the instructed party members to run a positive campaign. We didnt even print contrast He also said he doesnt think the political party, and he said the man Party. Bonarrigo pointed out that the classes, not between them, when I honestly believe this was someone trying to play a prank, she said. 8, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2012Yevgen Sautin / AlligatorA man dressed in a Unite Party shirt and a Darth Vader mask holds up a poster that reads Obey the Empire on Turlington Plaza on Monday. CHRIS ALCANTARAAlligator Contributing WriterThe Gainesville Police Department wants students to be prepared when the walking dead strike. The GPD Crime Prevention its Zombie Campaign series Saturday on Police Beat, a GPD television show. The video features Mikel he arrests zombies for stealing a bicycle, snatching a stereo out of a home and lifting a students backpack from her car. The campaign was designed to inform college students about the threat of burglary if cars, homes and bicycles are left unlocked, but with a pop culture twist, said GPD Lt. Art Adkins. Adkins said 50 percent of vehicle burglaries that ocFebruary in Gainesville happened because cars were left unlocked. To raise awareness of bur glary in the city, Adkins said Mazlaghani came up with the idea of sending out a crime prevention message through the use of a Hollywood icon: the zombie. Ernest Graham, a GPD the Zombie Campaign is a way to reach the student population. You take something serious, like property crime, and put a fun twist on it, like zombies, and that makes it enter taining, he said. Property crimes are, a majority of the time, a crime of opportunity, she added. Chas Reynolds, a 19-yearold chemical engineering freshman, was a victim of burglary in October when someone broke into his car and stole his iPod, a friends iPhone, four credit cards and $100 in cash. Reynolds said he thinks the Zombie Campaign will help prevent burglaries throughout the city. However, Brian Ware, a 20year-old information systems and operations management sophomore, does not see the new campaign in the same light as the department. I think the use of zombies is a little childish, he said. Theft is a serious crime and should be treated as such, especially in raising awareness. Unite members deny any involvementand said Tiemeier and the woman walked off with a stack of Alligators. Tiemeier told the Alligator he was not involved, saying he was at home Monday morning. I was sleeping, he said. Brock Hankins, campaign manager for the Unite Party, echoed Tiemeier. with the Unite Party, he said. It is not clear whether Tiemeier and the woman were instructed by party leadership or if they were acting alone. Students Party President Ford Dwyer said he was not sur prised by the mornings events. People have told me that in previous elections, it has been a tactic to censor certain speech in the Alligator that [the Unite Party] didnt want students to know about, he said. Capt. Jeff Holcomb of the UF Police Department said this activity might be considered theft because even though the newspapers are free, they are not intended for mass destruction. The said. In his 24 years of service, he said, he has never heard of this happening. Chris Loschiavo, assistant dean of students and director trashing hundreds of copies of a free newspaper is unclear. Its certainly not a black-and-white issue, he said. Theres a lot of shades of gray. Alligator staff writers Joey Flechas, Elizabeth Hamilton, Erin Jester, Clare Lennon, Emily Morrow, Jon Silman and Matt Watts contributed to this report. NEW SP APERS, from page 1Problems with polls could extend hoursmiliar with the locations. Sen. Katie Waldman lead a committee that revised the election codes. She said she would have to further examine whether the shortened times violate the codes. Due to problems with the fall elections, the new codes dictated that the Supervisor of Elections come up with a contingency plan in case last-minute problems occur. In Megnas plan, if six or more of the polling locations are down for one to six hours, the polls could stay open up to three additional hours. Megna declined to comment on whether the building administration was aware that polls might have to stay open until 11:30 p.m. Vernon Kisling, the chairman of Marston Science Library, said he wasnt aware that polls might be open longer than 8:30 p.m. He said it doesnt matter, though, because the library will be open anyway. ELECTION, from page 1 OWNER SAYS EMUS DO NOT MAKE GREAT PETS. THE ASSOCIATED PRESSSOUTH HERO, Vt. An elusive emu on the lam in Vermont has been amusing residents in communities on Lake Champlain. small ostrich. It has been spotted wandering here and there in Grand Isle and South Hero since it It was spotted again Friday outside a South Hero elementary school, where it walked by a Steve Berard tried to lasso it with an extension cord, but it broke free. The emus owner told WCAX-TV he bought three emus for his grandchildren, but they dont make great pets. Hes taken out an ad in a local newspaper saying, Free emu if you can capture it. You take something serious, like property crime, and put a fun twist on it, like zombies, and that makes it enter taining.Ernest GrahamON C AMPUS It was not Jason Tiemeier, and it was not any Brock Hankins


TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 9 JESSE MIXSONAlligator Contributing Writer1098-T. 1099-MISC. 1040-X. W-2. The language of tax returns can be complicated, but knowing what to look for can save time and money this tax season. Students need to know their dependency status before they can do anything else, said Vanessa Chaney, a senior tax adviser and tax expert in small business at H&R Block. ents claim them on their tax return. Parents may claim a student if they pay more than half of his or her school fees until the student is 24 years old, Chaney said. After that, students should see what credits can be applied to their return. Tax credits reduce how much is paid in taxes and increase refunds. Chaney said students often overlook them. People try to do their returns online, and the thing is, it makes it convenient, but doing a tax return ontitled to, she said. The American Opportunity Tax Credit is a credit education. It covers costs such as tuition and course materials and is worth up to $2,500, she said. Students can receive the refund even without having a job, Chaney said. found online at irs.gov. The forms are available to UF students in their myUFL account, she said. can use a 1040-X form to update the information, she said. er with H&R Block, said another common problem for students is how their income is reported. Regular employees receive W-2 forms, but students who the IRS considers self-employed receive a Those students dont have taxes taken out of each paycheck during the year. Instead, they pay taxes on their net income after weighing it against job-related expenses at the end of the year, Chaney said. A lot of times they get themselves in this type of job thinking theyre making more money, not knowing at the end of the year theyre going to owe the IRS the taxes, the money they havent been paying in taxes all year, Chaney said. request an extension to Oct. 17. THE SITE WAS FOUNDED BY TWO FLORIDA ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY STUDENTS. BRITTANY BORSANYIAlligator Contributing WriterMove over, Facebook. Theres another way for students to avoid studying, and its called College Twist. The social networking website, designed for college students, recently came to UF and founded a year ago by two Florida Atlantic University students. On the site, students can share photos, create events and join discussions about their universities. Daniel Levin, director of campus management for College Twist at UF, said he thinks site because it could help students become more active by being better informed. College Twist co-founder Brandon Forschino, 21, said he and Patrick Daleen, 20, chose to bring the site to UF because of its school spirit and large student body. It is different from other social networking sites, like Facebook, because the site isnt about the individual user. We like to tell people were not a social network, Forschino said. Its not about sharing your life with the rest of the world. Its all about having a source to connect with other users at your school and other schools. People try to do their returns online, and the thing is, it makes it convenient, but doing a tax return online, they cant always Vanessa Chaneysenior tax adviser at H&R block


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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 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 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 No application fee, most pets ok. E.F.N. Properties, 352-371-3636 or www.efnproperties.com rentals@efnproperties.com 2-28-12-36-2 SUN KEY~SUN HARBOR APARTMENTS 999~1001 SW 16th Ave. Close to UF, Shands & Vet School 2bed/1bath Sun Key units starting at $550 2bed/1.5bath Sun Harbor Townhouse starting at $575 Inquire about our student specials today! Sun Island Properties 352.376.7041 / 352.376.6720 4-25-11-80-2 SUN BAY APARTMENTS 708 SW 16th Ave. 2BR/1BA close to UF, Shands, Vet School Units starting at $550!! Inquire about our student specials today! Sun Island Properties 352.376.6720 / 352.376.7041 4-25-11-79-2 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 2-29-12-35-2 Avail Aug 1st. 4BR/2BA house. Very private backyard, btw UF & Santa Fe. W/D provided, pets OK, tile throughout. 1330 NW 39th St. Call 352-339-2342. $1200/mo. 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ALLIGATOR 3BR/2BA HOUSE, near UF, VA, Shands. 3627 SW 15th St. across from I-Hop. Fenced large backyard, fireplace. Available NOW. REDUCED to $850/mo. Prefer students or professionals 327-2931 or 376-6183 2-2912-15-2 MERRILL MANAGEMENT INC. 825 NW 13th Street 352-372-1494 x10 www.merrillmanagement.com 2BR2BA Condo in Turkey Creek Carpet, Dishwasher, Laundry Hkups, Close to Alachua & Gainesville 11426 NW 67th Terrace $800/Mo 2BR 1BA Garage Apt in Duckpond Area Wood Floors, Laundry, Central H & Air 726 NE 4th Street $800 /Mo 2BR 1BA Apt 1 BLK to UF, Carpet, Central H & Air, Carpet Laundry., Inclds Wtr and Swg. $800/Mo Can reserve for Summer or Fall now. Grad II 1236 SW 4th Avenue 2BR 1BA Apt Robert Obrien Apts Carpet, Window A/C, Nat Gas Ht Near Sams Club/Walmart $500/Mo 2901 NW 14th Street 2BR 1BA House in Oaks of Kanapaha 4845 SW 57th Drive $725/Mo Carpet, Central H & Air, Laundry hkups Off Archer Rd. Effeciency across from UF Stadium 2 Rooms, no kitchen, just Frig and sink shared bathroom. Most people bring in a hotplate or microwave $295/Mo 2-24-12-9-2 ONE Block to UF-Available 8/1/2012-2/2.5 bath townhouse,w,d,dishwsh, guaranteed parking, wood floors VERY cute-1017 SW 1st Avenue www.forrentgainesville.com or 514-4915. Only 3 units remain!!! 3-14-1220-2 SPACIOUS 2BR/2BA APT.Convenient location to Shands, UF & Butler Plaza. Asking $700/OBO. Please call Ketty 305-332-6566. yttek@hotmail.com 2-27-11-40-2 MOVE IN TODAY! $19.99 to sign and $100 credit 4/4s starting @ $329 Text SANTAFE to 47464 for more! Now Leasing for FALL! 4-25-12-43-2 Dont get stuck with an extra rent payment. Advertise your subleases in the Alligator Classifieds and save yourself some cash. Call 373-FIND. Lovely 3/3, individual lease @ Campus Lodge, females only. Two great roommates. $459/mo, first floor, next to pool, see campuslogdeuf.com for rent/amenity details. Email azanotelli121@aol.com 2-28-2-3 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 SWM looking for roommate to share 2 story condo. Unfurnished 250 sft bedroom/prvt bath with access to furnished kitchen/living room. Located on Tower Rd 4 blocks S of Newberry Rd Emsil: eleeng075@netscape.net 2-28-1210-4 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 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. IVE HAD IT WITH YOUR LOUD MUSIC! Is your roommate driving you crazy? Find a Sell your old stereo, cell phone, and more in the Electronics Section of the Alligator Classifieds. 373-FIND We Buy Cell Phones & other Electronics (iPads,iPods,Gaming Systems,Laptops.) Working or Not We Unlock & Repair Phones Techmodo 6450 SW Archer RD (352)872-5881 2-29-18-8 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 4-25-12-72-10 GOATS FOR SALECharlie 352-278-1925 4-25-73-10 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 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 4-25-12-72-11SCOOTER RENTALSRent for a day, week, month or semester. Students can rent to own! 352-336-1271 www.gainesvillescooterrentals.com 4-25-12-72-11


12, ALLIGATOR 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 4-25-1272-12 I Buy Cars & Trucks Call Anytime 352-443-11003-13-12-20-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES ALL VEHICLES $0 DOWN! NO CREDIT CHECK!!!! VEHICLES $500 AND UP! 352-338-1999 4-25-72-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES BRING W2 AND DRIVE HOME TODAY! OVER 150 VEHICLES IN STOCK! CARS, TRUCKS, SUVS, & VANS! 352-338-1999 4-25-72-12 BUY FOR BLOWOUT PRICES & SAVE BIG!!!! VEHICLES STARTING $500!! PRICES NEGOTIABLE!!! 352-338-1999 4-25-72-12 94 FORD TAURUS $900 98 DODGE AVENGER $1500 96 CADILLAC DEVILLE $1700 98 GRAND AM $1999 352-338-1999 4-25-72-12 97 FORD EXPLORER $1700 96 TOYOTA CAMRY $1999 97 MITS MIRAGE $2500 98 NISSAN ALTIMA $2500 352-338-1999 4-25-72-12 01 DODGE NEON $1999 98 CHEVY VENTURE $2999 95 CHEVY BLAZER $2999 98 DODGE DURANGO $4999 352-338-1999 4-25-72-12 99 ACURA INTEGRA $2999 95 CHEVY CAMERO $2500 02 KIA RIO $3500 00 HONDA ACCORD $3999 352-338-1999 4-25-72-12 SUN RISE AUTO SALES NO CREDIT CHECK! CARS, TRUCKS, SUVs, & VANS 30 DAY WARRANTY 352-375-9090 4-25-72-12 SUN RISE AUTO SALES BRING W2 AND DRIVE HOME TODAY! 30 DAY WARRANTY! NO CREDIT CHECK! 352-375-9090 4-25-72-12 01 NISSAN ALTIMA $6999 04 NISSAN SENTRA $6999 02 TOYOTA CAMRY $6999 04 CHEVY ASTRO $6999 352-375-9090 4-25-65-12 04 HONDA ACCORD $7999 04 CHEVY IMPALA $7999 02 HONDA ODYSSEY $7999 01 TOYOTA SOLARA $7999 352-375-9090 4-25-65-12 05 DODGE DURANGO $9999 05 FORD F150 $10,999 06 SATURN ION $11,999 07 FORD MUSTANG $12,999 352-375-9090 4-25-65-12 We buy unwanted vehicles with or without title any condition,make,year or model we pay up to $20,000 and offer free towing call 813-516-0847 2-28-20-12 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 $$$ or Trade OZZIES FINE JEWELRY 352-318-4009. 4-25-72-13 UF GRAD PAYS MOREfor gold jewelry, scrap gold, Rolex, diamonds, guitars, etc. Top $$$. 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. 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 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 2-22-12-8-13 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 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 DOMINOS PIZZA NOW HIRINGClosing Drivers. $100/night Guaranteed. Apply at gatordominos.com 2-24-12-30-14 $STUDENTS GET CASH ON THE SPOT$ For gently used clothing/accessories & furniture. No appt.necessary! Sandys Savvy Chic Resale Boutique 2906 NW 13th St. 3721226 sandysresale.com 4-25-12-57-14 Food Science and Human Nutrition at the University of Florida is conducting a research study for women 20-40 yo on birth control pills. Compensation given. For details call Bonnie Coats at 273-9014 3-19-30-14 We have the following full and part time positions: Tech Support Rep Software Developer Linux Administrator Admin Asst ACT/SAT Coordinator Video Tech Aviation Sales Accounting Editor Please complete an online application at www.gleim.com/employment. 3-2-12-1514 Receptionist needed for professional supportive office environment FT 8-5 M-F 10.00 per hour Please Email resume to Corey@mssgainesville.com 2-24-12-7-14Sales Asst/Customer Svc RepApply in person at Tomlinson Motor Company, 3580 N Main St $10/hr, part time 15-20 hrs/wk flexible. 2-23-12-6-14


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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2012 WWW.ALLIGATORSPORTS.ORG Good week for Florida freshmenThree Gators took home Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Week honors Monday: Taylor Gushue (baseball), Lauren Haeger (softball) and Brad Beal (basketball). Voting open today and WednesdayLet your voice be heard by voting in Student Government elections today or Wednesday. For a list of polling locations, check page 1 or page 3 of todays paper. Florida point guard Lanita Bartley has proven clutch down the stretch as the Gators attempt to qualify for the NCAA Tournament. See story, page 16. JOHN BOOTHEAlligator Staff WriterThe bombardment has lasted 60 minutes, so far. It began last Tuesday night at Alato open the second half of the Gators win against the Crimson Tide. Florida of that game and hasnt stopped making at least half of its attempts since. Last Saturday, Arkansas was left Tonight at 7, No. 12 Florida (21again look to keep its recently potent is 0-6 on the road in league play and near the bottom of the standings. struggles in mind, Kenny Boynton wont be going into the OConnell As Floridas guards showed last not outside the realm of possibility for ing them, we had a rough game on bad. I remember I was missing some Nine missed layups to be exact, including three by Boynton, who Gators, meanwhile, shot a mystifying 19.2 percent beyond the arc. win against Auburn were the fewest scored in his 16 seasons at UF. Aundre Larrow / Alligator StaffFlorida guard Kenny Boynton, who is coming off a 25-point performance in a 30-point win Saturday, said the Gators arent overlooking Auburn. Florida trying to stay hot against AuburnSEE HOOPS, P A GE 15 BRYAN HOLTAlligator Writer scrimmage began the same way: bases loaded, no outs, one who was wearing or ange and blue on June 27, 2011. It makes you focus said. Its unfortunate it ended up that way, but it Against South Carolina in Game 1 of last seasons act scenario in the bottom of the ninth. The frame closed with Tyler Thompers choice, Daniel Pigott ble play and no runs. South Carolina won the game in 11 innings en route to an Tonight at 7, the No. 1 make that painful Omaha memory fade away as they take on Bethune-Cookman Its an effort that has alDespite taking two out of three from No. 25 Cal State end, there was an air of disappointment after Sundays loss and players were largely focused on issues in manufacturing runs. Its something we didnt do well this weekgot to come out and work Eerie memories of that trade Park in Omaha peeked through in Sundays 8-5 loss when the Gators went UF reminded of runscoring woes ahead of SEE BASEBALL, P A GE 16TELLING YOU W A TT S UPC Sure, hes a cornerback on one of the nations most plenty in common. Forget the football stuff, forget that he suits up in orange and blue and plays in front of 90,000 on Saturdays. Riggs is and stickers down your gullet. from last Friday: Im voting Students Party lol Unite party leave me TF alone its way too early to be talking to me going to class #teamjesseschmitt. And: Like who TF are yall even running against? Lol Dont approach me again. endorsed the Students Party instead of the Greek empire is beteam, that doesnt mean he is wrong for stating his opinion. In fact, he couldnt be more right. Riggs has that option because of the First Amendment, which was completely and literally trashed by a separate facthrown in the nearest wastebasket. Some people were so afraid of Students usurping the power made an effort to silence the free and independent press. Matt W attstwitter: @wattmatts SEE W A TT S, P A GE 16 Just doing the small things right was one thing we werent great at, and thats one thing were harping on in the fall and the spring.Preston Tucker


TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 15 Shawn Janetzke / Alligator Staff Aundre Larrow / Alligator StaffFlorida redshirt junior guard Mike Rosario (hip) is expected to return tonight against Auburn after missing UFs last three games. AFTER A BRIEF FALL, FLORIDA MOVED UP IN BOTH POLLS THIS WEEK. GREG LUCAAlligator Staff WriterMike Rosario will likely be available for Floridas matchup against Auburn tonight, coach Billy Donovan said Monday. Rosario missed UFs last three games with a hip pointer after colliding with Cody Larson during a practice following Floridas Feb. 11 matchup with Tennessee. The impact left substantial bruising and swelling, according to Donovan, so much so that Rosario was limited from even jogging or riding a bike. He progressed such that he attempted practice Friday but ultimately pulled himself out. Instead of traveling with the team to Arkansas, he remained in Gainesville for additional treatment. Donovan said Rosario practiced Sunday and would play if Mondays practice goes smoothly. Hes really favoring it to the point where hes very, very leery of cutting and moving in certain ways, Donovan said. I dont think hes going to put himself in a position where hes going to re-injure it. ... But I do think he through it because it just does not feel comfortable when hes cutting and moving. Donovan added that Rosario has not suffered many injuries during his career and thus tends to be overcautious when they occur. Over the course of this season, Rosario has dealt with a sprained ankle and a disc issue in his lower back, and Donovan said Rosario was hampered by a fear of aggravating his injury in both instances. It causes him when hes playing to be very, very tentative and to almost shy away from doing certain things on the court when he doesnt feel comfortable, Donovan said. For Mike, its been more of trying to get him to do get him to understand that, OK, youre not going to reinjure this or set yourself back. But I think when hes feeling pain and discomfort in his mind right now, he worries about that. Rosario is UFs leading scorer off the bench at 7.9 points per game. In two contests without him, Florida scored a combined four bench points. Beal earns honor: Brad Beal was named Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Week for the sixth time this season, the league announced Monday. Beal scored 35 points, grabbed 17 rebounds and added six assists in wins over Alabama and Arkansas. He also contributed on the defensive end with four steals and four blocks. has grabbed 49 boards over the last six games, compared to Patric Youngs 29 and Erik Murphys 24. He has made an effort to go to the glass, Donovan said. Hes always been a good rebounding guard. He needs to get in there and rebound for our team it helps us. Movin on up: In the latest edition of the AP Poll, released Monday, Florida moved up two spots from No. 14 to No. 12. The Gators also rose from No. 12 to No. 11 in the coaches poll. UFs RPI is also on the rise, moving from No. 20 to No. 17 this week. That shift has the Gators projected as a No. 4 seed in ESPNs Bracketology with Joe Lunardi. Although Donovan said he does not talk to his team about their potential NCAA Tournament seeding, Erving Walker said the Gators occasionally take notice. Sometimes, Walker said with a grin. But Joe Lunardi is wrong sometimes. Contact Greg Luca at gluca@alligator.orgRosario return possible; Beal awarded Donovan judging success on more than good shooting performancesthrow a rock in the ocean. While the Tigers frustrated the Gators in their 2011 meeting primarily with a single defensive set, the 2-3 zone, Florida is preparing for Auburn to throw a variety of formations, including a 2-2-1 press and stints of man-toman its way this time. Boynton said ball movement and getting good penetration into the lane will be impor tant in opening up the Tigers aggressive defense. The Gators will also focus on working the ball into 6-foot-9 center Patric Young, who was in foul trouble for most of the Arkansas win but had a team-high 19 points at Alabama. The four Florida big men who scored last year at Auburn, including Young, were only able to notch 19 points combined. good decisions and the right passes, I think the defense always dictates where the ball needs to go, Donovan said. I thought in the game against Arkansas we did a good job of that. How Auburn guards us, and the decisions well have to make in that game, presents its own challenge as itself. Donovan wants his teams play to be judged by more than just how many threes it makes, whether that be the 13 the Gators made at Ar I just have never been a big believer of the fact that if the ball goes in the basket, you play well, he said. What I was pleased with is that I felt that our spacing, our ball movement, our shot selection was great. Once the shot goes up and we dont make them, you still have to go and do some other things. Contact John Boothe at jboothe@alligator.org. HOOPS, from page 14Walker UF Bask etball


The Alligator ran a story about the endorsement on the front page of Mondays edition, one you probably didnt get to see unless you rooted through garbage. There are plenty of reasons seen by the masses of the student population. about $5 million of the more than $17 million in student funds and remember. The members of that party and they routinely look out for student population. The fans of Gators sports. a Greek organization, but nearly fraternities and sororities oththe next gym sesh or tan appointOr is it time for a real party that your interests to take Just ask Cody Riggs. #StudentsParty Contact Matt Watts at mwatts@ alligator.org. and a strikeout by Thompson. ing his teams troubles. nobody on base, he said. The at-bat I made early We realized that some of the teams that did do the fall and the spring. 16, ALLIGATOR David Carr / AlligatorFlorida senior Preston Tucker said the team realizes it needs to get better at manufacturing runs, a problem that cost the Gators last year. OSullivan: Were a much better offense BASEBALL, from page 14 JOE MORGANAlligator Staff WriterWhen the Gators needed points, OConnell Center on Sunday. ball. kansas on Jan. 29, Bartley has been eight straight. been her late-game poise at the line. didate for those moments. for her style of play. lane, a mentality that has her 5.2 rebounds per game and tempts. Butler said. Nearly a month ago, Butler Bartley has spearheaded the but she has not been the lone senior to step up. Deana Allen has put up 9.5 Jordan Jones looks to be regaining nine against the Bulldogs. games, taking some pressure off lenge, Jones said. Some people game. Contact Joe Morgan at joemorgan@alligator.org.Bartleys killer instinct helping UF WATTS, from page 14Bartley