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  1. Maryland senior not expect to play Saturday, remains ‘day-to-day’

    Dec 5, 2014, 6:30 PM EST

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    The Terrapins will be shorthanded once again on Saturday afternoon.

  2. Right wrist injury to sideline Maryland senior wing four weeks

    Nov 28, 2014, 11:25 AM EST

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    Dez Wells made just five of his 20 field goal attempts against Iowa State. This injury may be the reason why.

  3. Inury Report: JeQuan Lewis not yet cleared, Dorian Finney-Smith ready

    Nov 17, 2014, 2:17 PM EST

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    Both Florida and VCU will be in action during the next two days.

  4. Experience, stability at point guard will be critical for Maryland

    Oct 2, 2014, 9:21 PM EST

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    Maryland will enter the Big Ten with as much experience as they’ve had under Mark Turgeon.

  5. Maryland’s Dez Wells finds photo of himself in college textbook (PHOTO)

    Sep 23, 2014, 6:10 PM EST

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    Dez Wells took to social media when he found himself in a college textbook.

  6. Maryland’s Dez Wells switching jersey number to honor late former teammate

    Jun 21, 2014, 2:55 PM EST

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    Maryland senior guard Dez Wells will switch his jersey number for his final season to honor the memory of his late friend and former teammate.

  7. Maryland’s competing now, but issues at the point keep popping up

    Feb 24, 2014, 9:55 PM EST

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    Maryland was in danger of missing the NCAA tournament before Monday night’s visit from No. 4 Syracuse, and while their 57-55 loss doesn’t really damage an already weak profile, what it does is take away yet another opportunity to make themselves look better in the eyes of the committee. The Terps have now lost three…

  8. No. 8 Duke, Maryland end rivalry in fitting fashion

    Feb 15, 2014, 9:10 PM EST

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    Dez Wells was well on his way to being a legend in College Park. Maryland’s star guard had taken over late in the second half as the Terps made their final trip to Cameron Indoor Stadium as a member of the ACC. For all we know, it may be the final installment of the rivalry…

  9. Dez Wells takes over late as Maryland beats Boston College (VIDEO)

    Dec 12, 2013, 11:09 PM EST

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    While Maryland head coach Mark Turgeon’s decision to start junior guard/forward Dez Wells at point guard when the season began was made due in part to the fact that Wells was Maryland’s best playmaker, the decision may have done more harm than good in the early going. For some point guards understanding the balance between…

  10. Where should Maryland play Dez Wells?

    Nov 11, 2013, 4:45 PM EST

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    Maryland lost a tough opener to Connecticut last Friday and Dez Wells was limited to 13 points and six assists on 3-of-10 shooting and six turnovers as the emergency point guard when Seth Allen went down with injury. Head coach Mark Turgeon has the option of starting freshman Roddy Peters at point guard, but that…

  11. No. 18 UConn knocks off Maryland 78-77 at the Barclays Center

    Nov 8, 2013, 9:09 PM EST

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    For the second time in two seasons, Maryland saw their bid for an upset at the Barclays Center on the season’s opening night fall just short. And for the second time in two seasons, it was the surprising play of a relative unknown that made the difference. Last season, Kentucky pulled out a 72-69 win…

  12. Xavier looks to dismiss claims in Dez Wells lawsuit

    Nov 5, 2013, 10:09 PM EST

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    The Dez Wells saga is still ongoing at Xavier University. In August of 2012, Wells was expelled from Xavier after being accused of sexual assault. However, there was little evidence and no charges were filed. A prosecutor even called the expulsion “fundamentally unfair.” Wells eventually landed at Maryland was granted eligibility to play last season.…

  13. Maryland’s Dez Wells grabs the reins in Seth Allen’s absence

    Nov 1, 2013, 8:30 PM EST

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    When it was announced earlier this week that Maryland sophomore point guard Seth Allen would miss eight to ten weeks after breaking the fifth metatarsal in his left foot, many wondered where head coach Mark Turgeon would turn in his search for a replacement. The general expectation was that highly regarded freshman Roddy Peters was…

  14. The Little Dances: Championship Week Day 11 Preview

    Mar 15, 2013, 10:00 AM EST

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    The NCAA Tournament doesn’t get going until March 19, but for the real college hoops fans, the days leading up to Selection Sunday is when the madness really begins. Over the next two weeks teams will fight for the postseason lives. Bubbles will burst and tickets will be punched, and Cinderellas will be born. This…

  15. Dez Wells granted waiver by NCAA, can play immediately at Maryland

    Nov 7, 2012, 11:27 AM EST

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    Xavier transfer Dez Wells has been granted an eligibility waiver and can play right away at Maryland, the school announced Wednesday. Wells, who averaged 9.8 points and 4.9 rebounds per game for Xavier last season, was expelled from the school for violating the student code of conduct. The highly contentious decision was later called “fundamentally…

  16. Maryland to appeal denied waiver for transfer Dez Wells

    Oct 28, 2012, 12:06 PM EST

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    After Xavier transfer Dez Wells was denied a waiver to play immediately at Maryland, the school will appeal the ruling, multiple outlets are reporting. Wells, a 6-5 wing, was expelled from Xavier earlier this year after being charged with sexual assault, but the charges were later rejected by a grand jury. Controversy ensued, with many…

  17. Former Xavier forward Dez Wells chooses Maryland

    Sep 4, 2012, 10:39 AM EST

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    Dez Wells, the sophomore forward who was expelled from Xavier last month, has committed to Maryland, he announced on his Twitter account Tuesday. The 6-5 North Carolina native chose the Terrapins over Oregon and Memphis. “The last couple of weeks have been the toughest in my life for my family and I,” he wrote. “I’ve…

  18. No criminal charges to be filed against former Xavier forward Dezmine Wells

    Aug 28, 2012, 12:59 PM EST

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    No criminal charges will be filed against former Xavier forward Dezmine Wells, Shannon Russell of the Cincinnati Enquirer is reporting. According to a release from Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters, the case being reviewed involved allegations of sexual assault against Wells, who was expelled from Xavier earlier this month. “We always take allegations of this…