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Terps' game-winner wasn't drawn up, it was 'Dez being Dez'
Terps' game-winner wasn't drawn up, it was 'Dez being Dez'

Last-second victories have been rare in Mark Turgeon's four seasons at Maryland. None of them have gone as Turgeon drew up in the huddle. There was Alex Len's tip-in to beat North Carolina State two years ago. That came on a poorly conceived baseline jumper by Pe'Shon Howard that fortunately never touched the rim and was so off-line that the 7-foot Len had perfect position in front of the rim. There was the 3-pointer by Dez Wells to beat Miami last season after the Terps had blown a 10-point lead in the final two minutes. It seemed an unlikely shot given how poorly Wells had shot from long-range during his first three seasons in college. Now, there is...

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