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For Terps senior Dez Wells, a season of maturation continues vs. Michigan
For Terps senior Dez Wells, a season of maturation continues vs. Michigan

The story of Dez Wells, once uncertain, seems headed for a happy ending. The legacy the Maryland men's basketball team's senior leader hoped to leave when he arrived here 21/2 years ago now appears solid, his place in the program's history secure. When Wells and the No. 14 Terps (23-5, 11-4 Big Ten Conference) face Michigan (14-3, 7-8) in their regular-season home finale Saturday, he will enter his final game at Xfinity Center having transformed from an athletically gifted but erratic sophomore guard to the unquestioned, rock-solid leader of one of college basketball's most pleasant surprises this season. But the roots of that change, beginning when a player in...

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