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Xavier Rathan-Mayes thinks Florida State Men’s Basketball has something special going on

Xavier Rathan-Mayes gives his thoughts on the upcoming FSU Men’s Basketball season.

Florida State Men’s basketball guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes is anticipating the upcoming 2016-2017 season, saying this is the best preseason camp the team has had in awhile.

“Guys are really meshing well together, playing at a high level, competing at a high level, and I definitely think we have something special.”

The team finished last season with a second round NIT loss to Valparaiso.

Personally, XRM as he is also known by, said he wants to improve on his percentages from last year, noting his three-point percentage that sat at 28.5% following the 2015-2016 campaign.

The Ontario, Canada native also said the young guys are doing well, with and he is taking over the mentoring role as Rathan-Mayes enters his third season in the program.

“Definitely, I think thats the biggest step I’ve taken this year, this offseason. Mentoring some of the younger guys, and just being a leader to our team.”

Check out the full, exclusive interview with Tomahawk Nation below: