2009 Honorable Mention All-Southland Conference
2009: Honorable Mention All-SLC ... Played in 12 games earning 10 starts ... Recorded 37 tackles, including 19 solo stops ... Posted 4.5 tackles for losses and 2.5 sacks ... Had three pass break ups ... Recorded a career-high 10-tackles, including one for a loss, at Montana.
Junior College: Rated as the No. 79 overall juco prospect in nation by Rivals.com ... Also considered No. 8 best JUCO interior defensive lineman in nation by Rivals.com ... Part of Blinn defensive unit that was the top-ranked unit in the nation in 2008.
High School: Named Class 4A All-Region III first team on both the offensive and defensive lines in 2006 by Texashsfootball.com ... The 2006 District 23-4A defensive MVP ... Three-time first-team all-district offensive lineman ... All-Greater Houston first-team offensive lineman ... AP honorable mention all-state defensive lineman ... Team Texas Class 4A first-team defensive lineman; third team offensive lineman ... 2005 honorable mention all-state selection ... Two-time second-team All-Greater Houston offensive lineman ... A 2005 first-team All-Greater Houston team defensive lineman ... Took part in 2006 Down Under Bowl in Australia ... Played in 2007 North/South Bowl and Texas vs. Louisiana Bowl.
Personal: Son of Martin and Traci Payne-Warren ... Born June 19, 1989, in Texas City, Texas ... Is a psychology major.