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Wells leads Maryland over Miami 74-71
MARYLAND 74, MIAMI FL 71
By DAVID GINSBURG
AP Sports Writer
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) -- Dez Wells scored all 21 of his points
in the second half and drilled a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 5.9
seconds left to carry Maryland past Miami 74-71 Wednesday night.
Limited to five minutes of playing time in the first half after
picking up two quick fouls, Wells went 7-for-7 from the floor
and 6-for-6 at the foul line over the final 20 minutes.
The Terrapins blew a 10-point lead over the final 2 1/2 minutes
before Wells connected from the top of the key, breaking the
Maryland then fouled Manu Lacomte, who missed both free throws
with 2.5 seconds remaining.
Jake Layman and Evan Smotrycz each tallied 15 points for
Maryland, which won for only the second time in six games.
Maryland (12-9, 4-4 Atlantic Coast Conference) trailed 55-54
with 8:37 remaining before Wells scored 10 points during a 15-4
Miami (10-10, 2-6) has dropped four of five
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