Menu

Maryland guard Dez Wells suing Xavier for expulsion

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Maryland guard Dez Wells filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday seeking damages against his former school, Xavier University, and its president, Father Michael Graham, over what he asserts was his wrongful expulsion last summer. The suit alleges Xavier failed to follow its own policies when deciding to expel him following a 2012 allegation of sexual assault. The local prosecutor investigated the case and not only declined to charge Wells but declared in media accounts the allegation "didn't reach anything close to a standard of proof." (Yahoo! Sports)

Related:

Recent ACC & NCAA News Articles:
Chris Hobbs’ sudden passing stuns family and friends

Earl Lloyd, NBA’s first black player, dead at 86

LeBron James' son is already destroying kids in basketball games

Ex-Louisville guard Chris Jones pleads not guilty to rape, sodomy charges

The Night Dominique Wilkins Outdunked Michael Jordan

FSU's Xavier Rathan-Mayes scores 30 points in final 4:39

Duke Wants 2016 5-Star PG Derryck Thornton Next Season

NC State basketball player fulfills promise to Chapel Hill shooting victim