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Memphian Cameron Payne headed to OKC

NEW YORK (WMC) - Memphian Cameron Payne is now a member of the Oklahoma City Thunder.

The former Lausanne star becomes the first Memphian taken in the lottery since 2007. He was picked up by OKC with the 14th overall pick in the draft.

As a senior at Lausanne, Payne led the Lynx to a state title. He then went on to be the Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Year at Murray State.

As a sophomore, he was awarded OVC Male Athlete of the Year, averaging 20 points and 6 assists a game while helping the Racers win 25 straight games.

Now, he'll get to learn alongside Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook.

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