Dez Wells files lawsuit against Xavier

Updated: August 21, 2013, 1:15 AM ET
By Jeff Goodman | ESPN.com

Former Xavier guard Dez Wells has filed a federal lawsuit against the school and its president, demanding an apology and damages for being wrongly dismissed from the university, ESPN has confirmed.

Yahoo! Sports first reported the lawsuit on Tuesday night.

Wells, who transferred and received a waiver to play at Maryland last season, was kicked out of school in 2012 following an allegation of sexual assault. No charges were filed after Wells was cleared by the ...

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