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Richy Turner
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Richy Turner

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Long Beach, Calif.

High School:
Los Alamitos HS

Last College:
Fullerton College

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 180

Position:
Wide Receiver

Experience:
2V

07/15/2014

Turner named to watch list for Biletnikoff Award

Senior is Nevada's leading returning receiver.

06/17/2014

Six Nevada players named to Athlon's Preseason All-MW Team

Hekking leads the way on the first team.

06/03/2014

Hekking leads nine Pack players on Phil Steele's Preseason All-MW Team

Fajardo, Brock, Yates and McNeal are second-team selections

04/26/2014

Fajardo leads Blue to 12-10 win over Silver in Spring Game

Mayes has strong performance for Silver.

04/11/2014

Nevada Football: Spring Report No 1.

Coach Polian's thoughts on the first five practices of spring ball.

09/17/2012

Richy Turner talks to the media

Richy Turner talks to the media at practice on September 17, 2012.

09/15/2012

Richy Turner talks to the media

Richy Turner talks to the media following the Wolf Pack's 45-34 win over Northwestern State.

10/20/2012

Nevada plays at home against San Diego State

Nevada plays at home against San Diego State

10/06/2012

Nevada squares-off against Wyoming

Nevada football takes on Wyoming at home

09/22/2012

Nevada vs Hawaii

Nevada vs Hawaii

09/15/2012

Nevada 45, Northwestern State 34 - AP Photos

Stefphon Jefferson rushed for 247 yards and two touchdowns.

Nevada
2013: Returns for his junior year after a breakout sophomore campaign ... Along with senior Brandon Wimberly and junior Aaron Bradley, forms one of the most experienced and better receiving corps in the West ... Named preseason All-Mountain West fourth team by Phil Steele.
2012: Played in all 13 games with 10 starts and emerged as one of the best receivers on the team ... Was second on the team in catches (60) and yards (752) ... Was tied for third on the team in receiving touchdowns with three ... Caught at least two passes in every game except for Air Force when he was held without a reception ... Had a career-long 71-yard reception against Wyoming ... Caught a 44-yard strike from Devin Combs with 1:18 to play against Wyoming to tie the game and force overtime, where Nevada won ... Hauled in a 47-yard TD pass from Combs during Nevada's come-from-behind win at UNLV ... Had one rush for 27 yards ... First career 100-yard game was against Wyoming where he had seven catches for 150 yards ... Caught six passes for 96 yards and a touchdown in the New Mexico Bowl against Arizona.

Junior College
Played one season at Fullerton (Calif.) College ... Earned first-team all-league honors in his only season.

High School
A graduate of Los Alamitos (Calif.) High School ... Earned first-team all-league and all-CIF honors ... Was a four-year letterwinner.

Personal
Born Richard James Turner on Aug. 4, 1993 ... Son of Michela Leytham and Richard Turner ... Has a brother, Corey, and a sister, Lauren ... Goes by "Richy" ... Has not yet decided on a major ... Chose Nevada over Colorado, Colorado State, Utah State and Wyoming ... Sports heroes are Darrelle Revis and DeSean Jackson ... Favorite sports memory is a four-touchdown performance in a national TV game in a victory over against Edison High School.

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