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Maryland guard Wells suing former school Xavier

Maryland guard Dez Wells is suing his former school Xavier University for what he claims to be as a wrongful expulsion (Courtesy of the Washington Post) Dez Wells of the University of Maryland Terrapins basketball team, is suing his former school, Xavier University and it’s president,  Father Michael Graham in a civil suit involving Wells and his expulsion based on a sexual harassment charge...
Via DC Sports-Kings
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Dez Wells is eligible at Maryland? Say what?

This is incredible news for the Maryland Terps. Maryland just released the news officially that Dez Wells is good to go this season and has won his appeal from the NCAA. Shocking news. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanCBS) November 7, 2012 Here's what I wrote in October, after it was announced that he wouldn't be able to play. Maryland's hopes for a big 2nd...
Via Run the Floor
November 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Evaluating Maryland without Dez Wells

Maryland's hopes for a big 2nd season under head coach Mark Turgeon took a bit of a hit when Xavier transfer Dez Wells was denied eligibility to play this season. This wasn't totally unexpected, but Wells had been in a unique situation after being dismissed from Xavier prior to a grand jury finding no reason to charge him with anything. That situation created hope amongst...
Via Run the Floor
October 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Dezmine Wells to Enroll at Maryland, Appears to Miss Point of Expulsion From Xavier Due to Sexual Assault Charges

Dezmine Wells could be headed to a happy ending. He reportedly will enroll at the University of Maryland less than two weeks after he was offically expelled by Xavier, and could be on the court for the Terrapins at the start of the 2013-14 season. Wells, 20, became the collegiate equivalent of a free agent when Xavier expelled him Aug. 21, citing a "serious violation" of...
September 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Dezmine Wells Commits to Maryland

After spending the past Saturday in College Park, Xavier transfer Dezmine Wells announced Tuesday morning via Twitter that he will attend the University of Maryland. Wells chose the Terps over Kentucky, Memphis and Oregon. Wells was expelled from Xavier University on August 21, but an Ohio grand jury later declined to indict Wells on sexual assault charges. After being cleared criminally...
Via The Terrapin Nation
September 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Evaluating Dezmine Wells to Maryland

It hasn't taken long for Mark Turgeon to restore faith in Maryland basketball. He immediately hired the highest paid assistant in the nation - one who could land hometown recruits - he found an athletic 7-0 center from Ukraine, and then he landed a solid five man recruiting class. But with Terrell Stoglin off the team, Maryland wasn't expected to challenge the ACC elite...
Via Run the Floor
September 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Reports: Xavier Transfer Dezmine Wells to Visit Maryland

(Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) According to reports, former Xavier forward Dezmine Wells is strongly considering the University of Maryland and will take a visit to College Park in the very near future. Wells was expelled by Xavier University  on August, 21 following sexual assault charges. On Tuesday, however, Hamilton County (OH) prosecutors took their case in front...
Via The Terrapin Nation
August 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Xavier expells sophomore Dezmine Wells

Sophomore Dezmine Wells has been expelled from Xavier University. From Xavier University; The Xavier University Conduct Board (UCB), made up of faculty, students and administrators, found Xavier sophomore and basketball player Dezmine Wells responsible for a serious violation of the Code of Student Conduct. The punishment for the violation is expulsion from the University. While...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
August 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Dezmine Wells starting for Xavier against Baylor

Xavier forward Dezmine Wells is starting in Friday night's NCAA South Regional semifinal against Baylor. Wells' status was in question after he sprained his right big toe in Sunday's 70-58 win over Lehigh. Wells moved without signs of apparent discomfort in Thursday's practice at the Georgia Dome, but coach Chris Mack said after the session Wells' status would...
Via AP on Fox
March 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Xavier Guard Dezmine Wells throws down a one handed Alley Oop

There is no question the best play on Friday was Jeremy Lamb’s posterizing dunk. Coming in at a close second is Xavier’s guard Dezmine Wells. In Xavier’s game against Morgan State on Friday, Wells shows off extreme athleticism by throwing down an alley oop with one hand. Once again this season Xavier is one of the most mid major teams in the entire country. They...
November 13, 2011  |  Discuss
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