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After tears and cheers for Dez Wells, Terps guard rises to challenge vs. Michigan
After tears and cheers for Dez Wells, Terps guard rises to challenge vs. Michigan

In a matter of minutes at Xfinity Center, Dez Wells went from not wanting to cry to having to play basketball. In a postgame interview with ESPN’s Dan Dakich, Wells explained why that had proved so difficult for much of Saturday afternoon. Being honored on Senior Day, he said, necessitated “a little bit of an adjustment” to his game, and probably not one the guard could make on the game’s opening possession. Just seconds into No. 14 Maryland’s game against Michigan, Wells received a pass in the post. He turned, saw pressure and aimed a pass -- not a particularly good one -- at Melo Trimble, waiting beyond the 3-point arc. The ball bounced in front of the...

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