Georgia Battle Pits Board Against Board

Some foundation trustees want to oust president, but regents back him

Timeline: Chronology of a Conflict

Table: Private Dollars for Public-University LeadersBy JULIANNE BASINGER

A showdown is taking shape between two boards over who controls the professional future of the University of Georgia's president, Michael F. Adams.

Lines have been scratched in the state's red clay. Weapons of mass communication have been deployed. And in this football-mad state, the cause