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Top Basketball Prospect Xavier Rathan-Mayes to Visit UConn

This will be his last campus visit before making a commitment.
UConn Huskie's mascot running with both arms up.

DES MOINES, IA - MARCH 17: The Connecticut Huskies mascot walks on court in the first half against the Colorado Buffaloes during the first round of the 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Wells Fargo Arena on March 17, 2016 in Des Moines, Iowa. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Shooting Guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes is set to visit Storrs this weekend. This will be his last visit to any campus before making an October 13 commitment.

Rathan-Mayes is the 40th overall player according to and 25th according to He would undoubtedly be the gem of a recruiting class that already features Top-100 shot-blocker Kentan Facey and point guard Terrence Samuel. That is, of course, if top overall recruit and Second-Coming-of-Christ (or so they say) Jabari Parker doesn't shock the world and commit to UConn. Rathan-Mayes has raved about Coach Kevin Ollie, saying it would be "special" if Ollie took over for Jim Calhoun.

This is the school's last chance to make an impression on a great prospect. Hurry the construction and get pretty UConn! It's time to attract some serious talent.