Coming to UF escalated Shipman’s womanizing to another level.
“Some girls don’t even care what you do, as along as you’re an athlete.
They don’t care how many points you score,” he said.
“Every girl wants to know who the new dude is on campus.
Girls see an athlete who is tall and dresses nice, and they like that type of stuff.
“The African-American girls don’t really know if you score or not,” Shipman said. He’s attractive.’ But then the better you get, they start noticing.
It’s a big difference.” However, not all girls let things like points, rebounds or playing time stop them from their pursuits.
Dating sims originated in Japan, where traditional dating sims, such as Love Plus, are dialog-heavy and focus on time management.
The player must befriend and carefully build and maintain a relationship with one or more characters.
Shipman recently declared his intentions to transfer out of UF in hopes of more playing time, but his two years in Gainesville give an interesting look into what dating is like for an athlete at Florida.