Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Len Bias would have turned 50 on Nov. 18


His death shook not only the University of Maryland, but the college basketball world, the NBA, and the nation. It spurred the passage of new national drug laws. It devastated a family and nearly brought down an entire basketball program. Len Bias died of cocaine intoxication on June 19, 1986 at the age of 22. On Nov. 18, 2013, he would have turned 50 years old. (Comcast SportsNet)


Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email

Related:

Recent ACC & NCAA News:

Kansas Students Don't Know Anything About Their Football Team

Video: The First Really Awful Punt Snap of the Season

College football TV analysts weigh in on upcoming season and more

Tom Brady beats NFL in 'Deflategate' court case, judge nullifies league's 4-game suspension

Virginia still awaiting eligibility decision on four-star forward


© 2005-2015 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.