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Rules help keep athletes in school after allegations of misconduct

Rules help keep athletes in school after allegations of misconduct

Rasheed Sulaimon is going to play basketball for the University of Maryland. He is a very good basketball player and will likely help the Terps in their quest for a national championship, but he comes with a troubling cloud hanging over his head. Mr. Sulaimon was dismissed in January from Duke University's basketball program for "unspecified reasons." The school said in a statement that Mr. Sulaimon remained "in good academic stating and [was] expected to finish the spring semester," which he did. Coach Mike Krzyzewski said Mr. Sulaimon "repeatedly struggled to meet the necessary obligations" of the team. What he didn't say was that the player...

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