Washington Wizards star John Wall and Maryland guard Dez Wells played high school basketball together at Word of God Academy (N.C.) where the two developed a close relationship, as detailed earlie
COLUMBUS -- Maryland came out of the gate having some issues against West Virginia’s relentless pressure defense and pace on Sunday night in Columbus.
After Dez Wells' college career was brought to a close on Sunday night, an NBA star and former high school teammate congratulated him on what he'd accomplished.
When it came down to it, there were two factors that amplified the effects of West Virginia's pressure defense vs. Maryland. Those two things changed Sunday's game.
COLUMBUS -- West Virginia wins basketball games because it presses and turns the opponent over, then it rebounds its misses on the offensive end and gets putbacks.