After a double-digit second-half lead evaporated, Dez Wells took control to push Maryland to victory and a tournament title at Paradise Jam on Monday night.
Maryland, the favorite to win this Paradise Jam tournament, is one win away. They face a tough Providence team on Monday night in hopes of bringing a title back to College Park.
Back in August, Maryland took a trip to the Caribbean as part of a preseason tune-up. Now with a 1-2 record, this upcoming trip is "totally different," coach Mark Turgeon says.
VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) Bryce Cotton hit the winning 3-pointer with 2.2 seconds left and scored 18 points to lead Providence to a 55-52 win over Villanova on Sunday.