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Out for the season, Maryland guard Dion Wiley maturing while rehabbing his knee

Out for the season, Maryland guard Dion Wiley maturing while rehabbing his knee

Dion Wiley's teammates were in class, a few maybe even still in bed, when the Maryland sophomore walked out of the empty locker room Friday morning ready for work.

A little more than 12 hours after the No. 8 Terps celebrated their biggest victory of the season — 74-68 over No. 3 Iowa at Xfinity Center — it was game time for Wiley, who is sitting out the season after tearing his meniscus in late October.

There was still a slight hitch to his gait, his right knee locked in a brace, as Wiley began what has recently become a five-day-a-week routine with Kyle Tarp, Maryland's director of basketball performance.

For more than an hour, Wiley followed Tarp's...

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