What Wells addition means for Terps

Updated: November 9, 2012, 9:59 AM ET
By Seth Greenberg

Last month, I wrote that the Maryland Terrapins had the potential to be a sleeper team in the ACC this season. I also added the following:

"If Xavier transfer Dez Wells wins his appeal and is eligible immediately, Maryland will not only be good enough to earn a bid to the NCAA tournament, but will have a chance to advance once it gets there."

Well, Maryland fans can rejoice, because the NCAA declared Wells immediately eligible to play for the Terrapins on Wednesday. What does this mean for the Terps' outlook this season? Ahead of Maryland's prime-time showdown with the Kentucky Wildcats on Friday, let's take a look.