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Drinking rate declines at UA ALISON DORF Arizona Daily Wildcat

Although the UA student population reached an alltime high last semester, alcohol consumption rates have decreased significantly. Results from the Annual Health and Wellness survey conducted by Campus Health Service in 2012 suggest that on average, students are drinking less. The survey has been distributed to a random selection of students between February and March every year since 1992, according to David Salafsky, director of Health Promotion and Preventive Services at Campus Health Service. Last year’s survey reached more than 2,000 students. Students seem to be getting smarter about their drinking, Salafsky said. The average number of alcoholic drinks consumed per week has significantly decreased, from 7.6 drinks in 2002 to 4.5 drinks in 2012, according to survey results. The amount of frequent heavy episodic drinking —five or more drinks in one sitting, six or more times in the past two weeks — has decreased from 13.5 in 2002 to 6.1 KEDI XIA/ARIZONA DAILY WILDCAT

in 2012. Results also showed an increase in the number of students who have not drunk alcohol in the past 30 days and students who set a limit on the number of drinks they will have. One factor that could have contributed to the decrease is the growing number of alcohol education programs. HPPS offers several programs for alcohol education, including Student Health Alcohol Drug Education and Brief Alcohol Screening and Intervention for College Students. But recently, CHS has worked to promote alcohol awareness with a less traditional approach. In 2010, Spencer Gorin, health educator for HPPS, developed and began facilitating a new program called the Buzz. Since then, Gorin has been visiting residence halls and greek houses to give presentations on alcohol consumption. The feedback for the program has been great, Salafsky said. The program’s success can be largely attributed to the unconventional approach Gorin takes through interactive learning, games and dialogue. “As you can imagine, alcohol education presentations


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ucked away in the modern and lavish Stevie Eller Dance Theater, down a simple cement hallway and through a propped door, ordinary walls welcome visitors to the modest room that serves as a costume shop for the theater. However, there’s nothing ordinary about this place. “Well, it’s a theater setting, so you know everyone’s a little more relaxed than the average college worker,” said Jeremy M. Barney, the dance theater’s costume designer. “Open-minded’s the right word.” The team, or family, as they view themselves, is currently working on garments for the Premium Blend that will be held Feb. 14 to March 3 at the dance theater. “It’s so much work, I mean what goes into building a costume, it’s a lot of your head, your brainwork,” said Pablo Rodarte, a shop technician. Rodarte has been whirling to flamenco and Spanish dance for more than 40 years, as he danced professionally before teaching at the University of New Mexico. He has been working in the UA shop for two seasons now. “As a performer, I don’t think we have any idea of what goes behind the costumes that you’re wearing and what it takes to make them,” Rodarte said. “They call it building. It’s architecture.” Marty Pavatea, costume shop top hand, agreed that his past experiences in theater made for a smooth transition to behind the scenes. “Being exposed to performers .... they’re not normal people,” he said. “I don’t think a lot of us are normal either, so I think it kind of works.” Each garment is tailor-made and fitted specifically for its wearer, as the team measures every dancer at the beginning of the year. The shop then uses high-quality fabrics and professional sewing techniques to



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Campus Health Service reached out to UA students on Wednesday through its latest event promoting healthy living. Various campus organizations gathered on the UA Mall from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to host the New Year, New You event. The primary goal of the event was “to have fun and connect students to resources,” said Melanie Fleck, an outreach specialist for Health Promotion and Preventive Services and a coordinator for the event. “If their New Year’s resolution was to be healthier or to do better in school, it was providing those people from across campus that can help them reach those goals,” Fleck said. Booths were hosted by programs around campus such as Think Tank, Campus Recreation, SafeRide and the Arizona Students’ Association. Several of the booths engaged students through activities and prizes while providing tips on how to be successful in the new year. The UA Love Your Body program gave students paper slips with positive body image messages, according to Becca Robinson, a nutrition junior. “It’s definitely a positive experience … you get more comfortable with your body through it,” Robinson said. The Dean of Students’ booth promoted student safety and shared information about the resources available on campus for students. “We’re kind of a place to start, then they [Dean of Students] can show them where to go on campus for the

support they need so that they continue to be successful,” said Tricia Don, a coordinator for the Dean of Students office. Each booth gave out “event passports,” which students could carry with them during the event for a stamp at each table they visited. If students visited at least six exhibitors on the passport, they could then use it as a fastpass for a photo booth. The event also attracted students with a special performance by the National Danish Performance Team, a nonprofit organization that performs and offers workshops worldwide, according to Nanna Roende Rasmussen, a performer for the team. “We basically want to tell people about healthy living, and showing one way of doing sports and still having fun while doing it,” Rasmussen said. “We want to promote an active lifestyle.” The current team members were selected in February 2012, but have been doing gymnastics their whole lives, according to Rasmussen. Since September, the group has traveled to Africa and Asia, and it plans to be in the U.S. for a month before moving on to Latin America and Europe. The group’s performance caught the attention of many students who were passing by, including Parisa Eshrati, a psychology junior. Eshrati said the booths helped her with her goals for the new year, especially with learning about the available activities on campus. “I feel like they kind of cover all the topics for health … I think it was a good way to kind of collaborate all the different ideas for how to live better,” Eshrati said.



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ROTC works on recruitment RYAN REVOCK Arizona Daily Wildcat

The UA is focusing on attracting local high school cadets to its ROTC program in an effort to boost Army program involvement. The UA Army Reserve Officers’ Training isn’t having any problems getting students involved; however, its goal of having 24 cadets become commissioned officers after graduation each year requires that approximately 40 new cadets join annually. The first-ever JROTC drill and ceremony competition was held outside the Student Union Memorial Center on Jan. 12 to showcase the university and the ROTC program and help attract local high school JROTC cadets. “This gives the cadets at those JROTC battalions an opportunity to see the campus, and also an opportunity for us to showcase the University of Arizona to those prospective students,” said Maj. Benjamin J. Walters, a professor of military science. There are six area high school JROTC programs aligned with the UA Army ROTC program, Walters said. The idea for this competition was brought to Walters a year and half ago by a cadre from one of the aligned JROTC programs. Walters placed the responsibility for the competition on his cadets. Cadet Amy Dodd, a senior studying political science, psychology and Russian and the

program’s public affairs officer, was heavily involved with the planning and execution of the competition. A few UA cadres and cadets observed another JROTC drill and ceremony competition before the UA’s competition to get an idea of how they are run, according to Dodd. Cadet Daniel Coffeen, a public health senior and the chief operations officer for the UA Army ROTC, was in charge of planning the competition. A team of 40 cadets helped put the UA competition together and a reserve drill sergeant unit provided the judges, according to Coffeen. A local Tucson Army recruiting company also helped with the event and with finding sponsors. “I went around and talked to most of the [JROTC] cadets and they seemed to be enjoying it, so they had a good time,” Dodd said. The UA Army ROTC program plans on making this competition an annual event and possibly bringing in even more JROTC programs next year, according to Walters. “I think it was a great event that we definitely need to continue with, not just as our responsibility as a university to give back to the community but also to bring exposure to the university and the Army,” Coffeen said. “So that some of the kids that are in the local high schools stay here in the Tucson area, we really gabriela diaz/arizona Daily Wildcat want to keep all those kids that graduate from Chief Operations Officer Daniel Coffeen and Public Affairs Officer Amy Dodd organized the first UA Army high school here in Tucson.” ROTC drill meet on Jan. 12, with the goal of attracting high school JROTC cadets.

Series helps celebrate program’s anniversary MAXWELL J. MANGOLD Arizona Daily Wildcat

A scholars series will help celebrate the 30th anniversary of the American Indian Studies program at the UA. Today marks the first part of this year’s four-part Vine Deloria Jr. Distinguished Indigenous Scholars series, the fifth event of its kind. Five years ago, the AIS program set out to memorialize a prominent American Indian scholar activist and UA professor by raising awareness of issues affecting the indigenous community. “[Deloria Jr. is] one of the forefathers of American Indian scholarship,” said Mark Blair, AIS graduate program coordinator, “so his name carries a lot of weight and he was integral in getting our program started.” Deloria Jr. is credited with helping establish the AIS master’s program at the UA in 1982, the first program at such a level in the U.S. “He was one of the first scholars to challenge academia and challenge the status quo when it comes to ethical and American Indian studies,” Blair added.

PHOTo courtesy of Gavin Healey A scholars series that begins today will help celebrate the 30th anniversary of the American Indian Studies program.

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is a pretty hard sell to college students, and the traditional ways of doing it, through lectures and social norming, weren’t exciting students,” Gorin said. “I believe anyone that’s been lectured at for six or seven hours a day, the last thing they want to listen to is another lecture, especially on alcohol.” Gorin, who has 25 years of experience teaching students through play, says that play is the most natural way for people to learn. He describes the Buzz as a “fun, game-oriented, interactive experience.” “One part of the evaluation is changing an intent to drink,” Gorin said. Based on 21 presentations last year, 42 percent of moderate drinkers reported that after attending a Buzz presentation, they intended to drink less, and 80 percent of heavy drinkers said that after attending the presentation, they intended to change their drinking, according to Gorin. A heavy drinker is a man who consumes more than 14 drinks per

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week or a woman who consumes more than seven, as defined by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Gorin said. “We’re really reaching them [students] on much higher numbers than ever before, and I think it’s because of the format style,” Gorin said. Rebecca Archer, a speechlanguage pathology graduate student and former president of Alpha Phi Omega, a community service fraternity was required to take the Buzz as part of her resident assistant training for Maricopa Residence Hall. Archer said that she enjoyed the program so much, she decided to introduce it to Alpha Phi Omega. “I certainly learned a lot,” Archer said. For students who choose to drink, Salafsky advises that they make sure they have a designated driver, set a limit on the number of drinks they will consume in one night and eat something before going out. “My basic message is, if you are going to choose to do alcohol, make sure you do the alcohol and the alcohol doesn’t do you,” Gorin said.

Beyond the classroom, others believe that the public’s understanding of American Indians still leaves much to be desired. This lecture series, which consists of lectures from leading indigenous figures, aims to help resolve that problem. “It’s a platform to not only bring scholarship, but also awareness to the general public,” said Gavin A. Healey, an AIS doctoral student and coordinator for the event. The theme is “Unfinished Agendas: Indigenous Peoples in the 21st Century” and the four speakers will be, in order of appearance, Philip J. Deloria, Oren Lyons, Suzan Harjo and Thomas Holm. Coordinators left the theme open-ended so as not to limit speakers, who will present a “very candid insider view” on the history of indigenous rights, according to Healey. “We’ve set up a really strong speakers’ series,” he added. “I don’t think one will be better than the other. They will all be worth seeing no matter what walk of life you come from.” Healey said he is specifically excited to hear Deloria Jr.’s son, Phillip Deloria, tell personal tales of the

former UA professor from outside of his fabled public life. In the academic world, Deloria Jr. was one of the first to put pressure on governments by writing about injustices affecting American Indians in the ’50s and ’60s, according to Manley Begay, an AIS associate social scientist. “This struggle continues,” Begay added. “There are so many issues American Indians are contending with.” Begay believed to “maintain and strengthen” political sovereignty is at the forefront of the “unfinished agendas” list, but added that the list also covers sacred site, economic, land and water problems. Following Philip Deloria’s lecture today, Lyons speaks on Feb. 21, Harjo speaks on March 28 and Holm finishes the series on April 25. Each chapter of this series will be held at the Center For Creative Photography at 6 p.m. on its designated date. “We’ve set up a great list of speakers who will speak to a wide variety of issues and personal insight to their journey of where they started and where they are now,” Haley said.


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make costumes, according to Barney. “It’s a lot of work and it’s really hectic,” said Kristen Wheeler, costume shop supervisor. After discussing with the choreographer, Barney sketches design concepts that fit their shared imagination. The family then designs, orders, creates mock-ups and adds corrections to fabrics and garments before crafting the finalized performance costumes. Even then, sometimes choreographers don’t approve of the outfits, meaning the costume team is back to square one. Wheeler, who’s worked in the shop for more than four years, said the shift from theater to dance costume design was “a little shocking.” “In theater most plays will have eight characters and in dance it’s like, ‘Oh, you’re doing a show with eight pieces and each show has 52 characters,’” she added. Though the scale of the operation surprised Wheeler, the transition from performing on-stage to working behind the scenes hasn’t knocked the family off-rhythm. “It’s all connected, really. We’re just on the other side,” Rodarte said. “We’re not performing, we’re making, we’re producing.”

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ALL DRESSED UP, PLACES TO GO Junior Stephanie McIlroy uses presidential position to take TREND fashion club out of state, further into industry spotlight ERIN DESOTO Arizona Daily Wildcat


A junior Stephanie McIlroy is the new president of the TREND fashion club on campus. As a retailing and consumer science major, McIlroy is dedicated to giving business-minded individuals an outlet that could lead to a career in the fashion industry after graduation. While TREND has been on campus for five years, it has never been as innovative as it is under the direction of McIlroy. “TREND is proud to announce that we are attending the MAGIC tradeshow in Las Vegas,” McIlroy said. “MAGIC is the largest tradeshow in the U.S., which features fashion shows and

designer seminars about the latest trends in fashion.” The MAGIC tradeshow is the perfect opportunity for aspiring fashion students to get their feet wet. It’s also the ideal atmosphere to make connections that could prove invaluable for students such as McIlroy. As well as attending the MAGIC tradeshow, TREND will also participate in Women’s Wear in Nevada while in Las Vegas, where the club will be shadowing a professional buyer. It will tour the Zappos corporate headquarters while on the trip, as well. “It is TREND’s first year going outside of Arizona for a fashion event, and I am proud to have planned out this event with my co-chair Addi

Steinberg,” McIlroy said. For her first year as president, McIlroy has been making groundbreaking advances for her fellow fashionistas through her involvement in TREND — they were even able to take part in the Phoenix Fashion Week. So, what’s next for TREND? After the MAGIC Tradeshow in February, the club plans to participate in the Dillard’s fashion show. In an industry as competitive as fashion, TREND provides the networking and experience necessary to launch a career after graduation. “TREND is where business meets fashion,” McIlroy said. Interested students can email her for further information about the club at uatrend.

No Radio goes punk on ‘The Placeholder’ about “a pretty nice girl but you won’t really know it.” In addition to being a lyrical highlight, “Sincerity” also showcases No Radio’s talented rhythm section, With the rise of Tucson DIY hotspot Tucson Live Music consisting of Cord Boyd on bass and drummer Vincent Space over the past six months, a few bands in particular Sesma, both of whom back Morgan’s story with just have materialized as representatives of the growing local enough restraint to nail the track’s climax. Impressively, the album’s second half is nearly as scene that has seen everything from one-person twee strong as its first, with “Virgo” once again boasting bands to more raucous affairs like No Radio. Situated comfortably between late-’80s SST punk an effective lyric from Morgan that finds his narrator and the new wave of guitar bands like Yuck and Cloud lamenting about “growing up so fast.” Though it lacks the kind of big hook Nothings, No Radio’s first official that made “Moonlight” so successful, release, The Placeholder EP, finds the “Virgo” is nonetheless a welcome power trio exploring every dimension Purchase The addition to the EP, highlighting the noof its sound with remarkable results. Placeholder EP by frills rock and roll that has made No In just four songs, singer/guitarist J No Radio at Radio such a staple of Tucson’s local Morgan leads the group through the scene these past months. Dinosaur Jr. fuzz of “Moonlight” to the noradio.bandcamp. Finally comes the album’s closer, “Ever,” chiming serenity of closer “Ever” with com which is itself a masterful achievement pure professionalism. that hints at new musical directions Boasting what is probably the best for the band. Carried by great interplay chorus hook on the album, “Moonlight” between Boyd’s bass and Morgan’s lilting rides along on a guitar tone worthy of Dino Jr.’s classic You’re Living All Over Me, complete with guitar riff, “Ever” treks across sonic territory with all the a fierce solo by Morgan that promises great things from skill of late-period Pixies. Complete with a jazzy showcase for Sesma and an the EP’s remaining three tracks. Thankfully, the band delivers. On the softer side of ending that suggests even better things to come, “Ever” things, “Sincerity” finds Morgan experimenting with an is proof enough that No Radio is a local band to watch in almost Craig Finn-like drawl with which he relates a tale the coming months. ALEX WHELAN

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Birth control for men worth the pain DAVID WEISSMAN Arizona Daily Wildcat


new birth control method being tested in India has the potential to completely change birth control for men. The method involves an injection of polymer gel into the vas deferens (which is near the testicles, for those who haven’t taken a health class in a while), which not only blocks the sperm, but also kills any sperm that make it past the blockade. The procedure is much less invasive than a vasectomy and starts working almost immediately, while a vasectomy can take up to three months to clear out sperm. Though the thought of having needles anywhere near that area might seem terrifying at first, if the claims researchers are making about the method are true, it might be worth it. According to scientists currently doing clinical trials, the method, known as Vasalgel, is 100 percent effective and completely reversible. The polymer has been in clinical trials for years, and some patients have been using it for 15 years with no apparent negative side effects. In addition, a single treatment has been said to last for 10 years. The Parsemus Foundation, the non-profit behind the polymer, estimates that Vasalgel could be for sale in the U.S. by 2015. The company also aims to make Vasalgel affordable. While all of this sounds very promising, the question here is whether or not men would actually get the procedure. Even if the benefits live up to the hype, men might not be as likely to get a surgical procedure as they would be to use a condom. A 2010 study published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine showed that men in the 18 to 24 age group only used condoms 44.9 percent of the time. And when it comes to casual sex, men 18 to 24 years old reported that they used condoms only 46.9 percent of the time. Of course, the situation changes when alcohol is involved. Another 2010 study published in the Journal of American College Health found that college-aged men said they were less likely to use a condom when drinking heavily, even though overall condom use rates were very similar to the findings in the other study. Should Vasalgel be accepted for use in the U.S., it could be a game-changer. Given what the data shows about condom use and its relationship to drinking, a reversible procedure like this would be well worthwhile, assuming men overcome the inevitable unease of having something injected into their penis. As we all know, heavy drinking and sex tend to go hand in hand with college students. If this procedure can reduce the rate of unwanted pregnancy while remaining relatively noninvasive, that’s good news for everyone. —David Weissman is a journalism junior. He can be reached at or on Twitter via @WildcatOpinions.

Financial aid could open doors for undocumented immigrants it would ease the financial national public univerisities, burden of achieving a degree, many of the undocumented as qualified students would pay immigrants may not be able to the in-state tuition rate, which afford rising tuition prices at is less than half of the cost of colleges. With its comparatively out-of-state tuition. Approved low tuition prices and a lenient RAZANNE CHATILA applicants can also get a acceptance rate, Arizona higher Arizona Daily Wildcat renewable, two-year reprieve education has made it a point from deportation to make education any honors students, program is under a directive and are eligible accessible to as Undocumented valedictorians and from the secretary of the U.S. for federal work many people as immigrants dreamers are deported Department of Homeland permits. possible, and that to countries they barely Security. covered by the However, this should include recognize. This legislation has given new federal still does not undocumented The National Immigration students who are deferred apply to public immigrants that program still Law Center reports that immigrants the opportunity to universities qualify for DACA. don’t have legal an estimated 70,000 achieve the American Dream in in Arizona, If PCC approves immigrant status. undocumented students Arizona. Tuition waivers at Pima according to the this new proposal graduate from high school Community College are now Arizona Board to ease tuition each year. This past summer, up for consideration by PCC’s of Regents. costs, it would President Barack Obama governing board, following ABOR interprets existing laws hopefully open the door to announced a new federal in the footsteps of 10 Phoenix to mean that undocumented more community colleges, and immigration law called Deferred community colleges. immigrants covered by the eventually public universities, Action for Childhood Arrivals, To be eligible for these tuition new federal program still don’t to aid students in obtaining a which will give people like those waivers, students have to meet have lawful immigration status, higher education, no matter students the chance to follow a set of criteria including being and as such, aren’t eligible for what their citizenship status. their dreams. at least 15 years of age, enrolled reduced tuition. Only 10 states DACA is a type of temporary in high school or a graduate and today offer in-state tuition, with —Razanne Chatila is a permission to stay in the U.S. not being convicted of a felony more and more states making journalism sophomore. She can for those who entered the U.S. offense, among a number of legislative pushes in that be reached at illegally as children, sparing other requirements. direction. or them from deportation. The If these waivers are approved, Without the support of on Twitter via @razanne92.



Your views In response to “UA hip-hop minor should be embraced and applauded for cultural relevancy” (by Justin Hussong, Jan. 22): I think the criticism and mockery that this article tries to defend the hip-hop minor against is well deserved. Hip-hop is a fad that belongs in the streets, in nightclubs, on the radio, not in an academic department funded by student tuition payments and tax dollars. Just because knowledge is current and trendy doesn’t make it useful or meaningful. —Wait a minute! In response to “Downtown Tucson: dangerous money pit for all involved” (by Stephanie Zawada, Jan. 14): From the perspective of the majority of students at the UA (like the author’s), downtown is indeed, “sketchy” — after a certain hour of the day. It does have much to offer: the Rialto and Club Congress, Maynard’s and its farmer’s market, bars, fun shops, etc. That being said, bars don’t do much good unless a student is 21, which, let’s face it, most are not. Additionally, the lack of sanitation and total disregard for organization during this seemingly constant upheaval of pavement not only drives students and visitors away, but keeps them

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away, as well. And we all know the streetcar project is going to do little to increase student traffic there — whenever it actually starts, as the date for beginning operation has been pushed back again. Downtown Tucson is not a terrible place, but it is not fabulous or welcoming. It simply has potential, which city planners are not helping it live up to. —KV In response to “Arizona Governor Jan Brewer commends UA in alternate State of the State address” (by Kelsi Thorud, Jan. 16): Wait, she is committed to expanding Medicaid to low income and uninsured families, but refuses to create exchanges or join the Health Care plan which helps fund Medicaid and the uninsured, the governor needs to fund mental health more, so she can get care. Worst governor the state has ever had. —TrueAmerican56 In response to “Earlier bar exam provides job security for law graduates” (by Stephanie Zawada, Jan. 22): Twenty-five percent of people that graduate from law school will never pass the bar exam. — rdiggity1 Submit a guest column or send your 300-400 word letter to the editor at or by snail mail to the Arizona Daily Wildcat Office, 615 N. Park Ave. Room 101.

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Hit and run driver meets her match

A University of Arizona Police Department officer was dispatched to UA parking lot 2243 in reference to a hit and run at 12:55 p.m. on Jan. 16. Upon arrival, police met with a man who said his van was struck in the parking lot on Jan. 11. The man hadn’t witnessed the collision, but said a coworker’s daughter had. According to the woman, after the collision the driver got out of her car, examined and photographed the damage and then left. The man notified police five days later, when he noticed a red Audi sedan in the parking lot with damage that matched the damage to his vehicle — the red sedan had a dent on the left corner of its rear bumper, while his van had a dent to the right rear above the bumper. The UAPD officer inspected both cars and confirmed that the damage was related. The officer photographed the damage to the cars. The man said he did not wish to pursue criminal charges against the woman, but left a written note on her windshield.

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Laptop larceny

A UA student’s laptop was stolen from the Architecture building on Jan. 17 between 11 a.m. and 12:20 p.m. He had left his laptop unattended on a desk in an open third-floor classroom while he went to his class on the first floor. When he returned after class, the laptop was missing. Nearby students hadn’t seen anyone take the item or heard any information about it, and no evidence was found. The student valued his laptop, a silver HP Pavilion, at $800. He was unable to provide a serial number for his computer, but was told to contact UAPD when he could. There are currently no suspects or witnesses.


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Someone damaged a ceiling tile and picture frame at Likins Residence Hall between Jan. 14 and Jan. 16. UAPD officers went to Likins at 9:19 a.m. on Jan. 17. There, police met with a community director who said the dorm had experienced several such incidents recently. On Jan. 14, a maintenance employee reported that a BB gun had damaged both a white ceiling tile and a men’s bathroom mirror. On Jan. 16, the director found that a glass panel over a picture frame had two holes, each about the size of a silver dollar. The painting wasn’t damaged and there was no estimate for the value of the damages. Photos were taken of the scenes and submitted to property and evidence. There are currently no suspects or witnesses.

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CMES 22nd Annual Photography Exhibit

- ‘Commemorations and Remembrances’: Come celebrate the opening of this year’s photography exhibit. Experience the cultures of the Middle East and North Africa through images, food and music. Jan. 24, 3:30 – 5:30pm. Marshall Building

Meaning in Language and Society: Free Movie Screenings: As part of the course “Meaning in Language and Society” (Ling/Phil 211) students will watch movies that illustrate the linguistic, psychological and social aspects of meaning. Community members can attend the screenings and join in the conversation for free. Tonight’s movie will be “The King’s Speech”. Ongoing, Thursdays until Mar. 28. 3:30 – 6pm. Integrated Learning Center (ILC) 130 Artists’ Talk and Reception With Chris Pappan and Ryan Singer: Chris Pappan and Ryan Singer intertwine the traditional art of their Native American heritage with that of new urban contemporary aesthetics. “Language of the Land: Popular Culture Within Indigenous Nations and the New Wave of Artistic Perspectives” reflects on the role contemporary culture plays in reconciling contrasting cultural identities and our collective awareness of a nation inherently tied to the Arizona landscape. Jan. 24, 4 – 6:30pm. Joseph Gross Gallery, 1031 N. Olive Road. Movie - ‘Taken 2’: In Istanbul, retired CIA operative Bryan Mills and his wife are taken hostage by the father of a kidnapper Mills killed while

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rescuing his daughter. Jan. 24, 6 – 10pm. Price $3. Student Union Memorial Center, Gallagher Theater.

Medicine” examines how the Nazi leadership, in collaboration with individuals in professions traditionally charged with healing and the public good, used science to help legitimize persecution, murder and, ultimately, genocide. You may wish to incorporate a visit to this exhibit into your curriculum next spring. Ongoing until March 31st, all day. Arizona Health Sciences Library

2012-2013 Vine Deloria Jr. Distinguished Indigenous Scholars Series: The series is an event that speaks to the core mission of the American Indian Studies Program by spreading the voices and visions of indigenous scholars to the greater public. This year celebrates the 30th anniversary of the American Indian Studies Program at the University of Arizona. Jan. 24, 6 – 7pm. Center for Creative Photography. Arizona Men’s Basketball vs. UCLA: Jan. 24, 7pm. McKale Memorial Center

Poetry Reading by Cathy Park Hong: She is the author of three books of poetry: “Engine Empire;” “Dance Dance Revolution,” which was chosen for the Barna Women Poets Prize; and “Translating Mo’um.” Jan. 24, 7 – 8pm. UA Poetry Center, 1508 E. Helen St. Festive Concert of Latin American Music: The Fourth International Symposium on Latin American Music presents a Festive Concert of Latin American Music featuring flutist Merrie Siegel, violist Orquídea Guandique and pianists John Milbauer, Fernando Zúñiga and Meily Mendez. Jan. 24, 7:30pm. Price $9. Stevie Eller Dance Theater, 1713 E. University Blvd. Exhibit - ‘Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race’: This exhibit will be on display at the Arizona Health Sciences Library. “Deadly

UA Studio Series Presents ‘The Arsonists’: What happens when victims are accomplices to their own disaster? In this dark comedy, arsonists victimize a town and still, the main character, Biedermann, allows two strangers with oil drums and matches to move into his attic. Ongoing until April 11, 8-10pm. Price $7. Drama Building, Room 116 ‘Exploring Sky Islands’ Exhibit at Flandrau Science Center: Here in Southern Arizona, we live in one of the most unique environments in the world. We’re famous for the natural beauty of our landscape, a place where desert basins are framed by majestic mountains. We call those mountains Sky Islands, the most biodiverse region in the United States.This exhibit will guide you to discover the geology, biology and ecology of our region through interactive exhibits. The rocks, the water, the life and even fire all play a role in our amazing Sky Islands. And all that science makes “Exploring Sky Islands” a fascinating exhibit for the whole family - a perfect way to learn about the amazing natural world where we live. Come visit, and prepare to have fun! Ongoing until Sept.

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30th, All day. $7.50 for adults, $5 for children 4 to 15, free for children under 4, $2 for Arizona college students with ID. CatCa holders get a $2.50 discount. Flandrau Science Center, 1601 E. University Blvd.


Jigzaw Puzzle Exchange: Exchange your jigsaw puzzle for a different one at the Jigsaw Puzzle Exchange display. Parking is free on Saturday, Sunday, evenings or for less than an hour. Library hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Wednesday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday; and 1 to 5 p.m., Sunday; free. Call 791-4010, or email for more information. Jan. 24nd. Joel D. Valdez Main Library, 101 N. Stone Avenue

Mini-Time Machine Museum of Miniatures: “Small Scale Skirmishes: Battles From Imagination and Reality” opens Tuesday, Jan. 22, and continues through Sunday, April 7. The exhibit highlights ways miniatures have been used for military re-enactments and for play, through history to current trends in gaming. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday; and noon to 4 p.m., Sunday; $9, $8 senior or military, $6 age 4 to 17, free for a younger child. Visit for more information. 4455 E. Camp Lowell Dr.

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packaging anD shipping helper needed for small, but growing, manufacturing company located about one mile south of UA campus. Basic duties will include: packaging products, processing orders and shipments, and keeping key items organized. Must have: Basic computer skills. Typing at least 30 wpm. Ability to lift 75lb. Experience preferred but not required; we will train someone who is reliable, hardworking, and willing to learn. We need help M-F between 12pm and 5pm, flexible within that frame; we would like at least 10-20 hours/week. All part-time employees qualify for health benefits, paid time off, bonuses, and profit sharing. If interested, please apply in person between 12pm and 4pm M-F at: 810E. 19th St. Tucson, AZ. Contact 888-660-5892 ext. 406 if you have any questions regarding the position. repLacing another Woman leaving for medical school. Desirable qualities: intelligent, reliable, will provide assistance to active disabled woman, helping with medical and exercise routines. Parttime, flexible hours, close to campus, car preferred. Call afternoon (520)867-6679.

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1Br furnisheD aVaiLaBLe Jan. $555/mo lease to May 15. $490/mo to Aug 1 or $510/mo to Jan 1. 4blks to campus, near rec center. Quiet community, Univ. Arms Apartments. 1515 E. 10th St. 623-0474 Large 1BD, 10minute ride to school. Convenient to shopping & restaurants. Beautiful park-like setting in small quiet complex. $550/mo. 3649 E 3rd. Available now. 520-240-0388 Large 2BD casitas. All brand new interior! $700/mo Campbell/ Glenn area. Close to UofA, UMC, & Mountain Ave bike path. Convenient to shopping, restaurants, etc. 240-0388. Large 2BD, 10minute ride to school. Convenient to shopping & restaurants. Beautiful park-like setting in small quiet complex. $750/mo. 3651 E. 3rd St. Available now. 520-240-0388 Large stuDios 6BLocks UofA, 1125 N. 7th Ave. Walled yard, security gate, doors, windows, full bath, kitchen. Free wi/fi. $395. 977-4106

! 5 BLocks nW ua HUGE Luxury Homes 4br/4.5ba + 3 car garage + large master suites w/walk-in closets + balconies + 10ft ceilings up and down + DW, W&D, Pantry, TEP Electric Discount, Monitored Security System. Pool privileges. 884-1505 ! august aVaiLaBiLity 5‑7 Blocks nW ua huge Luxury Homes 4br/4.5ba +3 car garage +large master suites with walk-in closets +balconies +10ft ceilings up and down +DW, W&D, Pantry, TEP Electric Discount, Monitored Security System. Pool privileges. 884-1505 !! 6BeDroom/ 4Bath huge House with a great outdoor area with fireplace for social gatherings. Large open floorplan, 2story. Located within biking/walking distance of Campus. 520-398-5738 !!! famiLy oWneD & oper‑ ateD. Studio 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5 BD houses & apartments. 4blks north of UofA. $400 to $2,400. Some with utilities paid. Available now & August. No pets, security patrolled. 299-5020, 624-3080. <>

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muLtigenerationaL yarD saLe! Sat. Jan 26 & Sun. Jan 27 8am-2pm. Furniture, refrigerator, silk trees, housewares, wicker furniture, over 300 books, bookcases and much more. NO Early birds. Cash only. Everything WILL go. 9224 E 29th St.

! 8/1. super Close To Campus! Beautiful studio, 1, 2 + 3 BR’s. All buildings tastefully renovated! All locations are first-rate! Great management. 520-906-7215. ! utiLities paiD. suBLet special. Mountain & Adams. 1Rm studio, no kitchen, refrigerator only $350. Giant studio with kitchen $590. Quiet, no pets, security patrolled. 299-5020, 624-3080 !!!!!!!!!!!!!!! aWesome 2BDrm, 2 bath, just $960/mo or 3bdrm, 2 bath only $1450/ month. Close to UA campus, across from Mansfield Park. Pets welcome. No security deposit (o.a.c.). Now taking reservations for summer &fall 2013. Check out our website and call 747-9331! $418/mo suBLease: 1BeD w/private bath in 3bed apt. ALL util. incl. except electric. W/D in unit. Free Shuttle to UA. Call (520)647-6052. 1BeDroom 1Bath aVaiLaBLe in 3Bedroom apartment. Shared kitchen & laundry facilities, utilities paid except electricity. Campus shuttle. $468/mo. Sublease from now-July. 520-508-6162 1BLock from ua. Available now or reserve for summer or fall. New A/C, remodeled, furnished or unfurnished.1BD from $610, 2BD from $810, 3BD from $1175. Pool/ laundry. 746 E 5th St. Shown by appointment 751-4363 or 409-3010

near rincon sports Complex 1st month free. $449 - $665 Studio, 1&2 BDRS. Billiards, Pool & BBQ’s 520-325-1222 Broadmoor Apts. 725 S. Tucson Blvd.

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!!!! 6BDrm 6.5Bath each has own WHIRLPOOL tub-shower. Just a few blocks from campus. 5car GARAGE, walk-in closets, all Granite counters, large outside balconies off bedrooms, very large master suites, high ceilings. TEP Electric discount. Monitored security system. 884-1505

spacious 3BD 2Ba, Small Quiet Complex, Walk to UofA, private patio. Lease $800/mo. 520-296-9639 stuDios from $400 spacious apartment homes with great downtown location. 884‑8279. Blue agave apartments 1240 n. 7th ave. speedway/ stone. www.blueagaveapartments.‑ com

across the street from campus! avail now ‑ 1, 2 & 3bdm townhomes & condos! A/C, Garages & all appl. 520-790-0776

2BD uniQue rustic Duplex 3blocks from UofA. Central A/C, covered deck, off-street parking and laundry. $750/mo water paid. Cats ok. 319-9339 aWesome 3BeD/ 3Bath houses located within short biking or walking distance from Campus, available for August 2013. Large bedrooms, closets, great open floorplan, ideal for roommates. Please call 520-398-5738 to view this home

! ‑ august aVaiLaBiLity un‑ comparaBLe LUXURY - 6bdrm 6BATHS each has own WHIRLPOOL tub-shower. 5car GARAGE, Walk-in closets all Granite counters, large outside patios off bedrooms, full private laundry, very large master suites, high ceilings. TEP Electric discount. Monitored security system. Very close to UA. 884-1505 ! 2,3,4, & 6 BeDroom homes for rent 2 to 7 blocks from UA. Reserve now for August 2013. 8841505

!!!! huge 5BDrm, 2 1/2Ba, House $2500/mo, Reserve now for August 2013, No security deposit (o.a.c.) Call 747-9331 !!!! sign up noW for FY13! 2,3,4& 5bdm, Newer homes! 1mi to UofA, A/C, Garages & all appl. included. 520-790-0776 !!!!!! gorgeous neW AND REMODELED 3-10 Bedroom houses within walking distance of UofA. Please see website at and then call 520.331.8050 (Owner/Agent) to see houses! Now leasing for August 2013!!!! !!!!!!!!! aBsoLuteLy gor‑ geous New 5Bedroom houses @ $2400/ mo ($480/ bdrm). Reserve now for Summer/Fall 2013. 2550 E. Water (Grant and Tucson Blvd). Washer/dryer, A/C, Alarm, Call 520747-9331 !!!!!!!!!!!! aBsoLuteLy spLen‑ DiD university area 5 Bedroom houses from $2000/ month. Several distinct locations to choose from all within 3 miles of UA. Now taking reservations for Summer/ Fall 2013. No security deposit (o.a.c.). call 747‑9331 $800‑$2400 fy 13! 3,4 &5bdrm, BRAND NEW homes! 1mi to UofA, A/C, Gar & all appl. incl. 520-790-0776 2, 3, 4 & 5 BeDroom houses for 2013-14. Bike or walk to campus. Newer, high quality, AC, washer/dryer, granite, stainless steel.

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2min to campus aVaiL noW! 3, 4 & 5bdm home & condos! 1/2 mi to UofA, A/C, Large Yards & all appl included. 520-7900776 2min to campus IN FY13! 1,2,3,4 & 5bdrm, homes & aptmts! 1mi to UofA, A/C, Gar & all appl. incl. 520-790-0776 3‑ 4 BeDroom homes located closed to Campus, Available August 2013. Large Bedrooms and closets, W/D, A/C, private parking, garages available on select homes. 520-245-5604 3BD/ 2Ba, ac, W/D, tile/ carpet, 5th/ Drachman, on-site parking. $925. Water paid. 271-5435. 3BDrm/ 2Ba uofa/ UMC Furnished, Central AC, W/D, huge fenced yard, off-street parking. $995/mo 10month lease available. Tim 795-1499 3Br/ 2Ba for $1675 or 4BR/4BA for $2200 - Walking distance to campus. New, high quality, AC, washer/dryer, granite, stainless steel. 4BD/ 2Ba. BeautifuL remodeled 2car garage. Must see. Available August 1. $2300/mo. 1227 N Tucson Blvd between Helen/ Mabel. 885-5292 or 841-2871. 4BD/3Ba house With Ceramic Tile, All Appliances, Covered Patio. Exactly 1mile from UofA $995 Also Very Close to UofA, 4BD/2BA House with Washer/Dryer, Fireplace, All Appliances.. Much more to offer. $1500 Call REDI 520-6235710 or log on WWW.AZREDIRENTALS.COM 4Bed 2Ba home near ua (tuc/Bdwy). $1800/mo incl. util. Lg yard, fp, Lg liv. rm. avail 8/1/13. call 241‑2336 4BeDroom 3Bath BeautifuL home. Spacious floorplan, W/D., microwave, dishwasher, storage, wood floors, ceramic tile and carpeted bedrooms. Security bars on doors/windows. VERY close to campus. 520-398-5738 5 (or 6) Br With 3BA for $2650 - Bike or walk to campus. Huge house & yard north of campus, AC, washer/dryer.

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5BeDroom home for lease for August 2013. A/C, fireplace, W/D, private parking. Within blocks of Campus. Call for more info 520-398-5738

cute guesthouse 2BD 1ba, tile throughout. Approximately 800sqft. Refrigerator, W/D, gas range. Carport, fenced yard. Speedway/ Country Club $725/mo. 245-8388

6BLocks from ua. Available August 1. Remodeled 3BD/ 2BA, 1800sqft, hardwood floors, W/D, large fenced yard. $1450/mo. 7514363 or 409-3010.

easy access to UofA, UMC, and Shopping 3BD House with A/C, Ceramic Tile, Fenced Yard $910 Also 3BD/2BA House with A/C, Washer/Dryer, All Appliances Including Microwave.. Minutes from UofA $995 Call REDI 520623-5710 or log on WWW.AZREDIRENTALS.COM

834 e. 9th st., BeautifuL Immaculate Craftsman Home. Very central 3blocks to the University, 3blocks to 4th Ave. & downtown walk to everything! Furnished 2bedroom +den, new 1bathroom, new large kitchen and appliances, wood floors, fireplace, alarm system, large yard, landscaping, irrigation, workshop, storage shed, gated secured covered parking in back. $1250/ month + security deposit. Call 520-377-7150 aaa appeaLing 5BeDroom 3Bath Home, 7blocks to UA $2200. Available for August 2013. Upgraded kitchen, new appliances, including washer and dryer, dishwasher and microwave. BIG bedrooms, walk in closets. 520-245-5604 BeautifuL 4BD must see! Remodeled. Hardwood floors, recently repainted, fireplace, high ceiling, all appliances. Available August 1. 885-5292, 841-2871. Great for serious students. 2040 E Spring. Corner of Spring& Olsen near Campbell &Grant. $2200/mo. BeautifuL neW house for rent. 2bdrm 1bath open concept kitchen/ livingroom, high ceilings, W/D. Must see. $1100 per/mo. 222 E. Elm 520-885-2922, 520841-2871 BranD neW BeautifuL house at 222 E. Elm #2. A/C, state of the art appliances, W/D, luxurious bathroom, MUST SEE! $600 per room. Call Gloria anytime 520-8855292 or 520-841-2871. custom 5BDrm, 4Ba Home with garage & private yard available July 2013. Luxury student living at its best! Walk to UA Campus. call 747‑9331

fully furnished, clean, se‑ cure, 4Bedroom home. 2Bed‑ rooms available, 1 furnished, 1unfurnished. $450/mo each bedroom. 4, 8 & 12 month lease. kino pkwy area, 5min drive from uofa. free Wifi, 45” flat screen DVr, ample park‑ ing, shared utilities, security system, backyard patio & BBQ.‑ close to costco/ Walmart. call 702‑460‑1562 or jess.elliot‑ for photos & in‑ formation. huge 7BeDroom home located blocks within Campus. Very close to Frats/ Sororities. Large kitchen, separate dining, plenty of free parking, fenced side yard for B.B.Q’s! Avail. August 2013. HURRY! This home won’t be available for long!!! 520-245-5604 in the uofa Area, 2BD House with Wood Floors, Fresh Paint, Den, Garage.. Much More $700. Also 2BD/2BA House with A/C, All Appliances, Washer/Dryer, Fireplace.. Minutes From the UofA $995 Call REDI 520-623-5710 or log on WWW.AZREDIRENTALS.COM

pre Leasing for Summer/Fall 2013. Several upgraded 3bedrooms available. $483 per bedroom. Near Mountain and Fort Lowell, on Cat Tran Route. Call (520)909-4089 for info or go to for pictures. QuaLity miD‑ toWn Large lot 3/1 on Tucson Blvd, Saltillo tile, wood beam, Pella windows, garage, appliances, Central air & evap., Close to UofA, SunTran route. $1,100 per month. First and last month rent to move in, Security deposit $300, Non-smoking, Pet Deposit. Call 343-9990

WaLk to uofa, 1BD/1BA House with Saltillo Tile, Enclosed Backyard.. Don’t miss out $565 Also Remodeled 1BD/1BA House with Water Paid, Beehive Fireplace, Gated Propery, A/C, Tile Throughout $600. Call REDI 520623-5710 or log on WWW.AZREDIRENTALS.COM

1 furnisheD room W/pri‑ Vate bath & entrance. Walk to UofA /UMC. No kitchen but fridge & microwave. Utilities included. $400/mo. Tim 795-1499.

uniQue 5BDrm, 2Bath house just minutes from UA. AC, Alarm, Washer/Dryer, private yard, walkin closets, off street parking, plus more. Now taking reservations for August 2013. Call 747-9331 WaLk to campus, Sam Hughes- 2, 3, 4, 5BD. Newer homes! Within 1mi to UofA, A/C, garages and all appl included. 520-790-0776

femaLe non‑smoking to share townhouse. East side, on bus route. 520-909-9902 room to sublet. one block from campus in house with 3 other students. private bath. rent $500. available immediately un‑ til 7/29/13. flexible on time and price. please call alex at 617‑ 599‑0362 or rental agent, nellie at 520‑398‑5738 office 520‑440‑ 7900 cell

Bike to campus IN FY13! 1,2 & 3bdm Townhomes & Condos! A/C, Gar, FREE WIFI & all appl. 520-790-0776

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kick Back here !!! 5Bedroom 3Bath, Great 2story floorplan just blocks North of Speedway with open living room, breakfast bar, large bedrooms and walk in closets. Fenced yard, pet friendly. Microwave, DW and W/D included. 520-398-5738 near the uofa, 5BD/2BA House with A/C, Carpet/Concrete Floors, Balcony, Washer/Dryer Available 08/01/13 $2350 Also 5BD/3BA House with A/C, Balcony, Patios, Alarm, All Appliances Including Microwave, Available 08/01/13 $2500 Call REDI 520-623-5710 or log on WWW.AZREDIRENTALS.COM



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‘White-out’ to test freshmAn bigs Kyle Johnson Arizona Daily Wildcat


xactly 370 days ago, Arizona forward Brandon Ashley and UCLA’s Shabazz Muhammad battled in a high-profile basketball game. The jerseys they wore boasted their high schools’ colors, not the red and blue of Arizona or the powder blue and gold of UCLA that Ashley and Muhammad will respectively don tonight when they meet again at 7 p.m. in McKale Center. Ashley’s No. 3 Findlay Prep bested its rival No. 16 Bishop Gorman 73-61 in Las Vegas and limited Muhammad, the nation’s top recruit, to 19 points in a poor shooting night. The results of the high school clash, though, are eerily reminiscent of the way this college basketball season has played out. It’s hard to complain about a 16-1 start to the season for the Wildcats, and the vaunted recruiting class of Ashley, Grant Jerrett and Kaleb Tarczewski has played a big role in that record. Still, compared to the immediate on-court success of UCLA’s three freshman stars, the Arizona youngsters have been more or less disappointing. They’re not busts or flops and considering the UA’s surrounding talent, they’ve done exactly what’s required of them. However, they haven’t contributed anything more. At times, Ashley’s played like a top-level freshman. He put up 20 points and 10 rebounds against Long Beach State, scored 16 points and snagged 10 boards against East Tennessee State and is shooting 54 percent from the field. Tarczewski’s had two 13 rebound games this season and has avoided foul trouble well for a freshman big man. On the flip side, he’s also shooting 37 percent in Pac-12 play despite being 7-foot, and he went without a point or rebound in a marquee matchup with San Diego State. Out of the three, Jerrett’s been the most disappointing. His minutes are a reflection of that, as he’s played the least of the three with 17.9 minutes a game. His 37.8 percent shooting from distance isn’t too shabby,

tyler besh/arizona Daily Wildcat UA CENTER KALEB TARCZEWSKI has had some solid rebounding numbers this season, but has yet to put together a solid game against elite competition, like he will face against the Bruins tonight.

but he also hasn’t scored in three of the five Pac-12 games, although his six blocks against Oregon State were a nice reminder of his talent. A simple box score ignores the defensive and rebounding impact the added size has given the Wildcats. Arizona is fifth in the nation in rebounding margin and 79th in field goal percentage defense. The freshmen are pounding the glass and allowing the older players to take care of

the scoring. Against Arizona State, Ashley’s defense was part of the reason ASU forward Carrick Felix played miserably. Then again, Ashley only played 17 minutes in the game; Felix played all 40. Arizona has added a lot, especially compared to last year’s team. The big three just haven’t played like top-15 recruits. The underwhelming play of the freshmen frontcourt really comes to light with the Bruins in town. Muhammad and freshman

Jordan Adams are first and second on the Bruins in scoring, with 17.9 and 15.2 points per game, respectively. Point-forward Kyle Anderson is averaging 9.9 points, 9.1 rebounds and 3.7 assists per game. None of the three Arizona freshmen are averaging more than 7.8 points or 6.0 rebounds per game. “Shabazz [Muhammad] is warrior,” head coach Sean Miller said. “He plays like an older player. He lets the game come to him … He’s one of the best players we’ll play against and he’s continuing to improve on defense. He’s a great, great player.” The roles of Muhammad and the Arizona freshmen are in no ways the same, but through the first 17 games of the season, the Wildcat frontcourt has done nothing to garner glowing praise like that. They’ve just done the dirty work in the background. The Wildcats don’t need to get huge offensive production from the freshmen, though it wouldn’t hurt. They’re rebounding the ball well, but so is senior Solomon Hill, with his 5.4 rebounds per game. Their defensive contribution is also a huge give and take — the Wildcats are defending the interior much better this season, but teams are hitting 36.6 percent of their threes against the Wildcats. That puts them at 298th in the nation at defending the three; Arizona was No. 3 the last two seasons. Ashley’s on-ball defense against ASU’s Felix is exactly what Arizona needs from the freshmen, but not what it’s been getting consistently. Still, the freshmen are filling their roles. Findlay Prep beat Bishop Gorman last season because Ashley’s team was better than Muhammad’s. With what the Wildcats are getting from the frontcourt, Arizona has performed like one of the best teams in the nation. If it wants to be the best team in the nation, though, the freshman big men need to start showing why they were so heavily recruited in the first place. — Kyle Johnson is a journalism junior. He can be reached at sports@wildcat.arizona. edu or on Twitter via @KyleJohnsonUA.

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Arizona softball to see spike in Long-distance runners train exposure thanks to TV schedule minds, bodies for the season Scarlett Mccourt Arizona Daily Wildcat


kelsee becker/arizona Daily Wildcat LAST SEASON, the Wildcats did not appear on television once during the regular season. This year, with 10 television appearances on their schedule, Arizona head coach Mike Candrea believes that the exposure will “give more people a chance to see good softball.”

Wildcats to play 10 games this season on live TV James kelley Arizona Daily Wildcat

After not appearing on live television once during the 2011-12 regular season, Arizona softball will play 10 games on TV this season. Arizona softball’s presence on television has expanded from the Women’s College World Series to the Super Regionals, to the NCAA Regionals, and now to regular season games. “It’s great,” Arizona head coach Mike Candrea said. “I think that one of the reasons why our sport’s been able to grow the past few years is because of our exposure at the College World Series, and that’s gotten bigger and bigger.” Home games against Washington, Cal and ASU and road games at Utah, Oregon and Stanford will be broadcast, along with the entire UCLA series. “I’m definitely excited about that, because I think our sport needs more exposure,” sophomore shortstop Chelsea Suitos said. “We’re doing all this hard work; it’d be nice to be recognized for it.” Last season’s NCAA regional in Tucson was shown on ESPNU. Eight Arizona games will be shown on the Pac-12 Networks. “It’s really exciting. The Pac-12 channel is huge this year, for our season and for all sports,” senior pitcher Kenzie Fowler said. “I know personally I had to switch TV companies so I could get it … but it’s really exciting. It’s going to bring a lot of attention to our program and to the conference and I think that’s huge.” DirecTV loyalists can still see UA games, as the April

18 game against UCLA will be on ESPN2 and the April 19 Bruins game will be on ESPNU. “That’s always exciting, to have ESPN out here and to show what we do,” Fowler said. “They always give an inside look to the program and stuff that fans may not always see.” Fowler and Suitos said they were surprised that the Pac12 was rarely on TV, unlike the Big 12, Big Ten and SEC. “The Big 12 has their games on, and the SEC, so why not us?” Suitos said. Last season, eight of the nine Pac-12 softball teams made the NCAA tournament, five made it to Super Regionals and three to the Women’s College World Series. “So this is another step, and I think for the Pac-12 it’s great,” Candrea said. “Something that’s been a long time coming, a very good conference in softball and now hopefully we get a chance to get exposed from coast to coast and I think it’s nothing but good for us.” Candrea doesn’t think it will affect recruiting much, just that “it will definitely give more people a chance to see good softball.” “I think the bottom line is that it’s still performancebased, so the teams that are performing have a little heads up in recruiting,” Candrea said. “I think a big part of it for us is being able to tell the story of Pac-12 softball, because we’ve had such great history over the years, so I think it’s an opportunity for us to tell people a little more about the tradition. “And a lot of the kids that are at that age watching softball weren’t around 10 years ago, so it’s a great way to catch them up and kind of bridge the gap from the past to the present.”

ith the cross-country season completed and the competitive indoor season beginning, Arizona distance runners have been training rigorously. Runners Jen Bergman and Sam Macaluso have adjusted their bodies and lifestyles in order to be more successful. According to distance coach James Li, the runners’ workout is anywhere from 50 to 100 miles a week. Two to three times a week, the runners have double days, which means they have an early morning run to complement an afternoon workout. Bergman, a senior, was at her highest training level this season, running around 80 miles a week, an increase from her consistent 70 miles. “If someone had told me when I was a freshman in high school that I would be running 80 miles … I would’ve said, ‘No way,’” Bergman said. Bergman said that after coming to college, she learned JEN Bergman how to eat healthy from her teammates. Then when she moved into a house her sophomore year, Bergman began cooking more, rather than eating out. “I’ve never dieted before,” Bergman said. “I just try to eat healthy. But I try to avoid fast food for meals.” Along with eating right, Macaluso, a sophomore, said that getting enough sleep is one of the keys to recovering from an intense workout. Macaluso said he regularly gets to bed before 10 p.m. In order to do this, he takes advantage of any free time he has during the day to stay on top of assignments for classes. Runners also have other ways to recover physically from rigorous workouts. Bergman said that after a long run, they spend 10 minutes in an ice bath and that they receive massages every other week in order to prevent injuries. Li said that when he looks for a great distance runner, he looks for someone who is diligent, dedicated and willing to make the necessary sacrifices. “If you want to be a normal student and do what everyone does, then you’re not going to be runners,” Li said. “It’s that simple. Not everyone can be a great runner.” But the sacrifices were worth it for the races that made all the work pay off, Macaluso said. “There’s nothing that’s more rewarding than setting a personal best or having a good race,” Macaluso said. “That’s what keeps me running. It’s something that becomes almost addictive.”

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