Dez Wells named to ACC All-Tournament team

March 17, 2013 | WNST Staff

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Maryland sophomore Dez Wells has been named to the ACC All-Tournament first team, the league announced Sunday.

Wells averaged 22.0 points in three games, including a career-high 30 to lead the Terrapins to an 83-74 quarterfinal win over Duke. The Raleigh, N.C., native also notched 21 points against Wake Forest and 15 against North Carolina.

Wells shot 57.9 percent from the field, connecting on 22 of 38 shots and 5 of 6 3-pointers. He also averaged 6.3 rebounds per game.

Joining Wells on the All-Tournament first team are Miami’s Shane Larkin (MVP) and Duran Scott, and North Carolina’s Reggie Bullock and P.J. Hairston. The second team was made up of Boston College’s Olivier Hanlan, Miami’s Julian Gamble and Trey McKinney-Jones, North Carolina’s Marcus Paige and NC State’s Scott Wood.