Lesson not learned

Twenty years after Bias' death, schools still falter in handling sports scandals

Len Bias: 20 Years Later

June 18, 2006|By JEFF BARKER | JEFF BARKER,SUN REPORTER

It was a pleasant, late-March evening on the Duke campus and the tulips were blooming near the neo-Gothic chapel. But university president Richard Brodhead could hardly enjoy the night air.

As Brodhead, a silver-haired scholar of 19th-century American literature, stepped out onto a campus green he was immediately bathed in television-camera lights and swarmed by shouting, placard-waving female students.

WHERE ARE THEY NOW? From witnesses to University of Maryland officials, keeping tabs on the key figures. PG 15D

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