D'Andre Payne high on the Buckeyes 

September, 10, 2012
D’Andre Payne (Washington D.C./Howard D. Woodson) estimates he’s up to 29 offers now. But the 5-foot-9, 169-pound cornerback still keeps coming back to that scarlet and gray.

While the junior has said he won’t break down a final five list until after the season, he likes what he sees in Ohio State.

“It’s a good coaching staff,” Payne said Saturday before his game with Lakewood (Ohio) St. Edward. “Coach Urban Meyer is a great coach. I went up there for a visit and liked what I saw. Coach Kerry Coombs is a high-intensity coach and I like that.”

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