Xavien Banks is an elusive running back out of Hale Co. High School in Moundville Alabama. At 5-10 185 with 4.4 speed Xavien brings a nice combination of speed and elusiveness. Banks has great hands is a threat catching the ball out of the backfield as well as a return man. Xavien is in the class of 2019.
Xavien Banks received an offer from Southern Miss about three weeks ago. Today he decided to make it official.
"I have just been thinking about the decision a lot lately. I really love the program and coaches and I had a long talk with my coaches and family about committing. I have been thinking about it for a while and decided to say I want to be a Golden Eagle."
Coach Desmond Lindsey has handled the recruitment of Banks.
"I called coach Lindsey tonight and made my commitment. He was very glad and could not believe it."
Xavien finished up our conversation saying, "I appreciate the love and SMTTT!!!"