1 - Troy Payne
Troy Payne
Height: 6-6
Weight: 210
Year: Senior
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
High School: Dorsey
College: Citrus College
Position: Forward
Major: Communications

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AS A SENIOR IN 2010-11:
WCC Defensive Player of the Year

 

Averaged 5.4 ppg,1.6 spg, 1.1 apg and 5.9 rpg in 24.5 mpg ... in the win over CSUB tallied 9 pts., 7 reb., 4 ast. and 1 stl. ... 9 pts. with 2 reb. and 2 ast. in 20 min. at USC ... 2 pts., 3 reb., a blk. and a stl. in win over Rice in 18 min. ... 4 pts., 2 reb., 1 stl. in 14 min. vs. B-C ... played 24 min. in win over UNC with 1 pt. and 4 reb. ... playing 19 min. in loss to Arizona, 0 reb. and 0 pts. ... started seventh straight game, playing 15 min. with 4 pts., 6 reb. and 2 ast. vs. Ohio ... started and scored 3 reb., 2 stl. and 1 blk. in 18 min. vs. UCSB ... played 4 min. at SJCU ... scored 2 pts. in 5 min. at UOP ... 7 reb., 4 pts. vs. HBU ... 4 reb., 2 ast. and 2 stl. in 21 min. vs. WSU ... scored 4 pts. with 6 reb. and 2 stl. in 19 min. in win at CSUN ... in Fordham win had 9 reb., 7 pts. and 1 blk. ... 4 pts., 6 reb., 3 stl. vs. Bethany ... 6 pts., 2 blk. vs. USF ... 10 pts., career-high 6 stl. in win at USD ... 5 pts., 7 reb. at SMC ... started and scored season-high 11 pts., 6 reb., 3 stl. in win over Gonzaga ... played a season-high 30 min. where he scored 9 pts. and reached his season-high with 9 reb. for the second time in the win vs. Portland ... tied season-highs with 11 pts. and 6 stl.; also grabbed 8 reb. in Pepperdine win ... tied career-highs w/ 5 ast., 6 stl., adding season-high 12 reb. in win at LMU ... in 25 min. collected 11 pts., 8 reb., 3 ast. and a stl. in win over UCSC ... started and scored 8 pts (4-8 in FG-FGA) and had 7 reb. during 27 min. at USF ... scored 4 pts., 10 reb., 1 blk., 4 stl. in 30 min. vs. SMC ... second career double-double with 10 pts. (4-5 in FG-FGA), 10 reb., 3 ast., 3 stl. in 31 min. vs. USD ... 7 reb., 1 ast., 2 stl. at Gonzaga ... recorded 6 pts., 2 stl., 5 reb. in 27 min. at Portland ... tied a season-high 12 reb., along with 8 pts., 1 blk., 3 stl. in 37 min. vs. LMU ... scored 2 pts. (2-2 at FT line), 8 reb., 2 ast., 1 blk. during 34 min. in win over Pepperdine ... 4 pts., 4 reb., 2 stl. vs. LMU ... grabbed 3 reb. vs. SMC ... helped team in win vs. Northern Arizona by reaching career-highs in pts. (18) and FTs (12), and also grabbing 9 reb. in 33 min ... grabbed 5 reb. and 1 stl. in 23 min. vs. Air Force ... 12 pts. and 9 reb. in 32 min. at USF ... in the win over SMU had 15 pts. on 6 of 6 shooting and 3 of 3 from the free throw line to go with 8 rebs. in 32 min. ... 2 pts., 6 reb., 2 ast. in CIT title win at Iona.

 

AS A JUNIOR IN 2009-10: Averaged 4.4 ppg, 5.8 rpg, 0.6 bpg, 1.6 spg, playing 24.5 mpg ... only player to start every game ... led the team in steals with 52 on the year ... second on the team with 5.8 rpg ... scored 15 points, grabbed 9 boards, had 5 assists, 4 steals and 1 block in his Santa Clara debut at CSU Bakersfield ... collected 15 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 blocks, and a steal vs. Menlo ... went a perfect 3-for-3 from the charity stripe and added 4 steals and 3 assists at San Diego State ... had 8 points and 8 boards against Northern Arizona and added 4 assists ... had 9 rebounds against Fresno State ... pulled down 5 rebounds, had 3 steals and was 2-for-2 from the line against UC Santa Barbara ... was 4-for-7 from the line and grabbed 7 rebounds vs. UNLV ... 8 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals vs. Dominican ... 7 rebounds in 22 minutes at Rice where he had his first game in 11 without a single assist ... 2 points, 2 rebounds, 1 assist and 1 steal in win over Pacific ... shot 60% from the field and was 3-for-3 from the free throw line vs. San Jose State ... gathered 7 rebounds and added 1 AST and 1 BLK vs. Wofford ... grabbed 9 boards in 25 minutes vs. New Hampshire ... scored 6 points vs. Harvard (2-for-3 from the field, 2-for-2 from the line) ... 3 points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists vs. San Diego ... shot 3-for-4 from the field and added a free throw for 7 points vs. Saint Mary's, also adding 2 assists ... grabbed 8 rebounds along with 2 steals, 1 assist and 1 block in 24 minutes vs. Pepperdine ... pulled in 7 rebounds and 3 steals, two points and two assists vs. LMU ... had 3 steals and 4 rebounds in 20 minutes vs. San Francisco ... tallied 8 points, 4 rebounds and 3 steals vs. Gonzaga ... set season-high in blocks (3), minutes (38) and tied season-high with 4 steals at Saint Mary's ... earned first career double-double vs. LMU with 12 points and 10 rebounds, also adding two assists, a steal and a block ... grabbed 8 rebounds vs. Pepperdine ... scored 10 points vs. San Francisco, including a perfect 4-for-4 from the line, along with 4 rebounds, 2 steals and 2 assists in 23 minutes.

AT CITRUS COLLEGE: A junior transfer from Citrus College, he averaged 10 ppg, 10.3 rpg, 2 apg, and 3.1 spg as a sophomore playing for Coach Rick Croy ... he was on the first-team all-state JUCO team and was named the conference MVP ... in 2007-08 he led his team to a conference championship and a state title and he followed up in 2008-09 with another conference championship and a Sweet 16 appearance ... His team won back-to-back conference titles for the first time in school history ... his sophomore year he was also named a 'Scholar Baller' after he posted a 3.0+ grade point average ... as a freshman he averaged 6.9 ppg and a team-high 6.6 rpg, shooting 53.6% from the floor ... in addition, he was second on the team with 53 steals and also earned All-WSC Honorable Mention Honors.

HIGH SCHOOL: He graduated Dorsey High School and was coached by Kevin Gibson, lettering three years ... his senior year he averaged 16.7 ppg and 8.9 rpg ... also played one year of varsity tennis at Dorsey.

PERSONAL: Parents are Jerome Payne and the late Sandra Benjamin ... has six siblings: Tyrell, Jay, Andre and Monique Payne; and Tavon and Richard Walker ... communication major.