2005: Lightning fast redshirt freshman Trey Payne stands No. 2 at H receiver behind senior J Fields on the Baylor depth chart.
2004: Elected to sit out the season as a redshirt.
High School: La Marque High School, La Marque, Texas ... One of two members of the Cougars' 16-0 and 2003 Class 4A Division II state championship squad to sign with the Bears, Payne was a two-time all-district and All-Galveston County performer as a prep ... Hauled in 96 passes for 1,472 yards and 16 touchdowns over his final two seasons while helping the Cougars to a 27-3 record ... Had 52 receptions for 859 yards and 13 touchdowns as a senior en route to unanimous all-district honors and a place on the All-Galveston County team ... Caught 44 balls for 613 yards and three scores as a junior when La Marque finished 11-3 and reached the quarterfinal round of the Class 4A Division II playoffs ... National Honor Society member ... Three-year letterwinner in football also picked up a pair of letters on the baseball diamond ... Selected Baylor over SMU, Brigham Young and Iowa State ... Coached by Bryan Erwin at the District 23-4A school.
Personal: The son of Robert Payne Jr., and Tanya Payne, Robert Nathaniel Payne III was born Sept. 19, 1985, in Galveston, Texas ... Speech communications major.