Fellow contestant Jed Mills (bachelor #2) has been quoted by CNN as saying of Alcala, ""Something about him, I could not be near him," Mills said last year.
"I am kind of bending toward the other guy to get away from him [during the show], and I don't know if I did that consciously.
On Monday, New York Supreme Court Judge Bonnie Wittner handed down a sentence of 25 years to life in prison, the Wall Street Journal reported.
" she asked."The best time is at night," Alcala answered with a wide smile. Within months of his winning appearance, Alcala abducted and murdered a 12-year-old girl.
"Nighttime."Jed Mills is a veteran television and film actor who was Bachelor No. CNN asked crime profiler Pat Brown to analyze Alcala's performance."He was aware that he could say things that were considered sexy and funny and the girl would like that," Brown said.
California serial killer Rodney Alcala was sentenced to additional prison time in New York for the murders of two more women, a case that brought a veteran judge to tears during the hearing.
Alcala, who is already on death row in California for the murders of four women and a girl, pleaded guilty in December to the 1971 murder of Cornelia Crilley and the 1977 murder of Ellen Hover, both in New York.
He is thought to be responsible for many others, and in early 2011 he was indicted in connection with the deaths of two other women during the 1970s.
Contestant Cheryl Bradshaw, who chose Alcala as the winning bachelor, ultimately declined to go out on a date with him, claiming later that he was "creepy".
Six years later, he killed Hover, also 23 and living in Manhattan.
Her body was found in Westchester County, not far from her family's estate.
"As I said, in 30 years I've never had a case like this," she said.