Safety Chris Payne was the unquestioned leader and ambassador of South Carolina's highly touted 2009 signing class. Unfortunately, he encountered some late academic issues and will need to spend a year at Fork Union Military Academy before arriving at USC and fulfilling his dream of playing major college football. Read inside as GamecockAnthem.com talks with Payne about his future.
July 27, 2009
In his weekly diary with GamecockAnthem.com, South Carolina commitment Chris Payne details the events that led him to initially commit to Clemson and how he then got back on track with the Gamecocks. Read inside for this can't miss installment of Payne's diary.
April 3, 2008
The Columbia High School duo of Chris Payne and DaMario Jeffery made headlines over the weekend when they made a surprise commitment to Clemson at the Tigers' junior day. However, less than forty-eight hours later the highly touted Palmetto State tandem officially decided to back off their pledges to the Tigers. Read inside as GamecockAnthem.com reports the latest.
February 25, 2008