See larger The young Bedford Biles, pictured here at age 19, was at Duke University on a football scholarship. Biles later joined the Army during WWII before graduating from the University of Akron Law in 1958. Biles will be delivering the commencement address May 18 for the 50th anniversary of his graduation and the school's merge with the University.

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The young Bedford Biles, pictured here at age 19, was at Duke University on a football scholarship. Biles later joined the Army during WWII before graduating from the University of Akron Law in 1958. Biles will be delivering the commencement address May 18 for the 50th anniversary of his graduation and the school's merge with the University.

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