Information about Justin Payne (as of May 2011 at the time of the Big Break Indian Wells
- Age: 31
- Hometown: Plainview, Texas
- Current Residence: Floydada, Texas
- Home Golf Course: Floydada Country Club; Hillcrest Country Club
- Profession: Professional Golfer
From the small town of Floydada in the Texas Panhandle, Payne was a promising junior golfer, but one whose collegiate career never got off the tee after he became involved in a trasfer dispute with the first school he enrolled in. He left college early and turned pro. Payne now helps manage his family's ranch while playing part-time on the Adams Tour.