A converted point guard...An excellent athlete, tenacious defender and talented 3-point shooter...Undecided on his major...Born October 9, 1981...Son of Annette Turner.
Provided valuable minutes as the top guard off the bench...Shot 43.6 percent from 3-point range to lead the team...That mark was also the seventh-best single-season percentage in school history...Shot 54.8 percent from 3-point range in MVC games...Had a career-high eight points against Wisconsin-Milwaukee...Had a career-high four-assist game at Evansville.
Prior to SIU
Played two seasons at Mineral Area Community College...An honorable mention All-American last season at MACC, where he averaged 17.7 ppg and 4.0 apg...Made 57-of-155 from 3-point range (36.7) and 112-of-139 (80.5) from the free throw line last season...Also recorded 63 steals...Invited to Rick Ball's JUCO Top 40 camp in the Fall of 2001...Averaged 9.0 ppg and 7.0 apg as a freshman.
The all-time leading scorer at Beaumont High School... Started all four years and averaged 19.0 ppg and 7.0 apg as a senior...All-American and all-state his junior and senior years...Team was a combined 64-43 during his four years.
Bryan Turner's Career Statistics
|Saturday, Jan 31|
|Men's Basketball||Springfield, Mo.||7:05 PM||Free Audio|
|Wednesday, Feb 4|
|Men's Basketball||Des Moines, Iowa||7:05 PM||Free Audio|
|Saturday, Feb 7|
|Men's Basketball||Carbondale, Ill.||1:00 PM||Free Audio|
|Wednesday, Feb 11|
|Men's Basketball||Chicago, Ill.||7:00 PM||Free Audio|
|Saturday, Feb 14|
|Men's Basketball||Carbondale, Ill.||3:05 PM||Free Audio|
|Tuesday, Feb 17|
|Men's Basketball||Carbondale, Ill.||7:05 PM||Free Audio|
|Saturday, Feb 21|
|Men's Basketball||Terre Haute, Ind.||12:05 PM||Free Audio|
|Wednesday, Feb 25|
|Men's Basketball||Normal, Ill.||7:00 PM||Free Audio|
|Saturday, Feb 28|
|Men's Basketball||Carbondale, Ill.||TBA||Free Audio|
|Thursday, Mar 5|
|Men's Basketball||St. Louis, Mo.||TBA||Free Audio|