Julius Mays emerging as Cats’ leader

Julius Mays - photo by Walter Cornett | WildcatWorld.com
Julius Mays – photo by Walter Cornett | WildcatWorld.com

head coach has instituted a cyclical personnel process in his time in Lexington: Recruit the best, attempt to mold their talents into one, send them off to the next level, restart.  Never, until this year, has he implemented the use of a veteran transfer student. And quietly, that transfer has become the emotional leader of the Cats.

Graduate student came to from last summer after averaging 14.1 points per game in his only year as a Raider. He spent two years at before that, albeit with minimal production.

His role on this team back in November was a mystery. He was viewed by many as a role player, brought in as a backup guard to add 3-point shooting to an athletic roster.

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