Jamil Turner
Jamil Turner

Player Profile
RS Junior

Graham, WA

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 206




UCLA - Jamil will compete with several other receivers for a spot in the regular rotation ... He has the potential to develop into a good receiver after gaining some game experience a year ago.

2007 - He appeared in seven games ... On the year, he caught one pass -- a 13-yard reception at Washington State.

2006 - Saw action in the season opener against Utah ... Contributed with his play on the scout team.

2005 - Did not see action in his first year in the program and has two seasons of eligibility remaining.

HIGH SCHOOL - Lettered three seasons in football as a wide receiver at Bethel HS in Spanaway, WA for coach Eric Kurle ... Three-star selection by rivals.com ... Rated No. 50 nationally among wide receivers by rivals.com ... No. 8 player in Washington by rivals.com ... Two-star selection by scout.com ... No. 8 player in Washington by scout.com ... PrepStar All-Region selection ... SuperPrep All-Oregon/Washington (No. 14 player) ... Member of Tacoma News-Tribune Western 100 ... Seattle Times first-team All-State ... Team won League football championship in 2002-03, 2003-04, 2004-05 ... Earned first-team All-League honors after his junior and senior seasons ... Named co-League MVP as a senior and first-team All-State ... Made 74 receptions for 1,468 yards and 20 touchdowns as a senior ... Scored five touchdowns in one game ... Pre-season No. 71 player in West by scout.com ... As a junior, he caught 17 passes for 388 yards and three scores ... Lettered three seasons in basketball for coach Pat Mullen where he earned honorable mention first-team All-League honors in 2003-04 and second-team All-League honors in 2002-03 ... Team won three straight league basketball championships ... In 2005, team won West Central District basketball championship and state 4-A title ... Lettered one season in track (long jump, high jump and triple jump) for coach Mullen.

PERSONAL - Full Name: Jamil Harkeem Turner ... Born: January 7, 1987 in Puyallup, WA ... Parents: John (deceased) and Linda Turner ... Has one brother (Johura) ... Biggest thrill in sports was catching the game-winning touchdown in a State playoff game as a senior in high school ... Lists NFL standout Terrell Owens as the famous athlete he admires and patterns his style of play after ...Hobbies include movies and video games ... Business and Marketing are his favorite classes ... History major.