Four-star power forward Omar Payne has landed an Ohio State scholarship offer.

Tonight, the senior from Kissimmee (Florida) Osceola posted the news to his personal Twitter page.

Blessed to receive an offer from Ohio state #GoBuckeyes

— Omar Payne (@Ogomarpayne) June 26, 2018

A 6-9, 195-pound forward, Payne holds more than a dozen scholarship offers. According to, Ohio State is the first program to offer him since Louisville did so at the end of April.

247Sports ranks him as the No. 43 overall prospect in the nation and the No. 8 power forward in the class of 2019. Clemson, Florida, Florida State and Texas, among others, are known to have offered.

The Buckeyes have one verbal commitment for the class of 2019 in four-star small forward Alonzo Gaffney, who is transferring from Garfield Heights, Ohio, to an as-yet undisclosed prep school for his senior season. They are looking to sign a three- or four-man recruiting class.