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Paul Turner

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
West Monroe, La.

High School:
West Monroe HS

Last College:
LSU

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 196

Position:
Wide Receiver

Experience:
1L

Paul  Turner

08/31/2015

Louisiana Tech Weekly Football Press Conference Transcript: Aug. 31

Coach Holtz previews Southern game

08/21/2015

LA Tech Welcomes Driskel to a Team with High Expectations

Driskel joins Bulldogs from Florida

08/19/2015

@LATechFB Reaches Fall Camp Midpoint with Full Pads Practice Wednesday

Bulldogs gearing up for Fan Fest, scrimmage Saturday

08/11/2015

Depth Starting to Show for @LATechFB Receivers

Speed being showcased in practice by multiple players

06/10/2015

@LATechFB Places 15 on Athlon Sports' Preseason All-Conference

Louisiana Tech totaled a league-best 15 selections on the preseason list

11/29/2014

Louisiana Tech vs. Rice

Photos from LA Tech vs. Rice on Nov. 29, 2014

11/01/2014

Louisiana Tech vs. Western Kentucky

Photos from the 2014 Louisiana Tech vs. Western Kentucky game

10/25/2014

Louisiana Tech at Southern Miss

Louisiana Tech at Southern Miss in Rivalry in Dixie game

09/11/2014

Louisiana Tech at North Texas

Louisiana Tech Football at North Texas

09/06/2014

Louisiana Tech at Louisiana-Lafayette

LA Tech at Louisiana-Lafayette

2014: Played in 12 games, finishing the year second on the team with 514 receiving yards and four touchdowns on 42 catches ... Caught two passes for five yards at No. 4/3 Oklahoma (8/30) as he made his first career start ... Recorded 81 yards receiving on seven catches at Louisiana-Lafayette (9/6), including a 55-yard reception ... Recorded two touchdown catches at North Texas (9/11) with a total of three catches for 34 yards in the game ... Caught two catches for 30 yards against Northwestern State (9/20) ... Notched 41 receiving yards on two catches at No. 5/5 Auburn ... Caught four passes for 43 yards at Southern Miss (10/25) ... Registered 84 yards receiving and a touchdown on nine catches in a 59-10 win over Western Kentucky (11/1) ... Caught one pass for 16 yards at UAB (11/8) ... Caught one pass for 10 yards at Old Dominion (11/22) ... Led all receivers with 122 yards on seven catches and one touchdown against Rice (11/29) ... Caught one pass for 10 yards, while also registering one solo tackle and block at Marshall in the C-USA Championship Game (12/6) ... Registered 38 yards receiving on three catches and returned one punt for 11 yards against Illinois (12/26) in the Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl.

2013: Ruled ineligible to play in 2013 due to the NCAA transfer rule.

2012 (LSU): Played in nine games with no starts ... Saw action in a backup role at wide receiver and on special teams ... Did not record any statistics.

2011 (LSU): Redshirted as a true freshman in 2011.

High School: Dynamic athlete who played both sides of the ball ... Primarily ran the option from the quarterback position in high school and projects as either a safety or wide receiver at LSU ... Led West Monroe to a 5A State Championship in 2009 and state runner up in 2010 ... Voted Louisiana Sports Writers Association 5A Most Outstanding Offensive Player ... A member of the LSWA 5A All-State Football team in 2010 and an honorable mention in 2009 ... Ranked No. 11 in Louisiana by Tigerbait.com and as the No. 32 athlete in the nation by Rivals.com ... A consensus three-star prospect by every major recruiting site ... Passed for 1,245 yards and 14 touchdowns his senior year to go along with 974 yards rushing and 14 touchdowns ... Member of the New Orleans Times Picayune's Blue-Chip List ... Selected to the Baton Rouge Advocate's Second Dozen ... Maintained a 4.0 GPA entering his senior season ... Coached by Don Shows.

Personal: Paul O'Neal Turner ... Parents are Carl and Paula Turner ... Born May 10, 1993 in West Monroe, La.