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Getting to know Xavier Williams
Sunday, January 1, 2017
Getting to know Xavier Williams

Name: Xavier Williams
Sport: MBB
Major: Mass Communication
Classification: Junior
Hometown: Fairfield, AL


How would your friends and family describe you?

Tall and funny

What movie can you watch over and over again?

He got game

What are some of your interests outside of your sport?


Who are your favorite professional athletes?

Lebron James and Russell Westbrook

What are you looking forward to the most this season?

Winning the OVC

Who do you look up to?


Do you have any family members playing (any sport) professionally or collegiately?


Who would you get to play you in a movie?

Will Smith

What’s your dream job?

Playing in the NBA

If you could go back in time, what year would you go to? Why?

1995, because it was the year I was born

What are some things that genuinely make you happy?

Seeing my mom and brother happy

What goals do you want to accomplish this season?

Earn some OVC accolades and make the NCAA tourney

What motivates you to work hard?

The thought of my mom not working

What’s your favorite holiday?


What is your proudest accomplishment up to this point?

Graduating from high school and not having to pay for school

Is there a quote you often recite or reflect on?

“ The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy”