Arizona: 2L... Turner’s development up front has been solid, and his improvement is a key on the edge... Will have to fight off some new depth at the position in 2007, and has shown the capacity to do it... Recorded 17 tackles including two for losses in 2006... Season- and career-high four hits in victory at Stanford... Expected to anchor one of the defensive end positions in 2006 after a solid redshirt freshman year... Exemplifies many players’ physical improvement since arrival... Started 10 of 11 appearances in 2005... Earned third-team Freshman All-America honors from The Sporting News... Finished with 27 tackles, four for losses and 1.5 sacks, plus broke up a pass and forced a fumble... Had season-best four tackles in three different games including four solo stops at OSU... Turner signed with Arizona in late summer before 2004 camp... Made a strong showing in early camp and played in the Wisconsin and Washington State games before an injury put him on the sidelines... Was awarded a medical hardship season.
Career Totals: 11 games, 10 starts; 27 tackles, 4 TFL, 1.5 sk, PBU, FF
High School: Corona, Calif., High School, 2003... Originally signed with USC in Feb. 2003, but did not enroll... Earned SuperPrep All-Farwest, PrepStar All-West, Tacoma News Tribune Western 100, Riverside Press-Enterprise All-county and Mountain View League first-team honors as a senior linebacker and running back... Rushed for 1,083 yards and 14 scores on offense and posted 130 tackles and 7.5 sacks, with six forced fumbles in senior year... All-county honors from the Press-Enterprise as a junior, and all-MVL defensive most valuable player with 115 tackles.
Personal: Academic major is sociology... Date of birth: Feb. 6, 1985.