2012-13: Posted 2 points, 2 assists, a blocked shot and a steal in first collegiate game, a win over Texas Southern (11/13) ... Grabbed 4 rebounds in a victory over Mississippi Valley State (11/15) ... Posted 6 points, 5 assists and 3 rebounds in a win over Fairleigh Dickinson (11/18) ... Scored 6 points, including knocking down a 3-pointer, in a victory over Delaware State (11/20) ... Reeled in a career-high 10 rebounds to go along with four assists in an overtime victory against Illinois State (11/24) ... Recorded 4 assists and 2 blocked shots vs. Maryland (11/27) ... Blocked a career-high 3 shots in a win over Brown (12/23) ... Handed out 4 assists in a victory over Purdue (2/2) ... Dished out a season-high 8 assists with 4 points and 4 rebounds at No. 13/14 Ohio State (2/14) ... Collected 7 rebounds in 14 minutes of action vs. Illinois (2/17) ... Scored a season-best 7 points with 2 blocks and 2 steals at Purdue (2/24) ... Swiped a career high four steals vs. Penn State (3/7).
High School: Four-year letterwinner ... Team captain ... Chicago Tribune special mention all-state selection ... Participated in Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Class 3A-4A All-Star Game ... Averaged 18.6 points, 8.9 rebounds and 2.2 blocked shots per game while shooting a conference-best 49.4 percent as a junior ... First-team Independent School League all-conference selection ... Ranked No. 24 college basketball prospect in the state of Illinois by ChicagoHoops.com ... Helped guide the Maroons to conference championships as a sophomore and junior and the first regional title in school history junior year ... Earned all-tournament team honors at Midway Classic and SIU Carbondale Holiday tournaments ... Second-team all-conference pick sophomore year ... Competed for Mac Irvin Fire and Mean Street-Newell AAU teams ... Recognized by National Society of High School Scholars and invited to participate in National Young Leaders Conference ... High school coach was Troy Caldwell.
Personal: Born Michael Paul Turner ... Son of Karen Turner ... First player in school history to earn a basketball scholarship from a Big Ten Conference school ... Anticipated major is economics or engineering.