11 Spencer Turner
11 Spencer Turner
Height: 6-3
Weight: 190
Year: Senior
Hometown: Bloomington, Ind.
Position: G
Last School: Bloomington South HS
Experience: 3L

Statistics: 2014 | 2013 | 2012

2013-14: Academic All-Conference ... 27 game appearances ... Career-high tying nine points at Green Bay in Postseason NIT (3/18/14) ... Six points, six assists, four rebounds vs. Brescia (11/26/13) ... Six points, rebound at Indiana State (12/28/13) ... Three points, two assists at Jacksonville State (3/1/14) ... Three points, assist vs. Eastern Illinois (2/20/14) ... Three points, rebound at Morehead State (1/29/14) ... Three points, assist at Tennessee State (1/18/14) ... Three points vs. Tennessee Tech (1/4/14) ... Three points, assist at UT Martin (1/11/14) ... Three points, rebound at South Dakota State (12/14/13) ... Two points vs. Robert Morris in Postseason NIT (3/21/14) ... 1-2 FTs at Lipscomb (11/8/13); replacement shooter as Jenkins was attended by training staff.

2012-13: Academic All-Conference ... 18 game appearances ... Unsung hero of OVC Championship game; with Kerron Johnson injured in overtime in the act of shooting, Turner came in as emergency free throw shooter and added steal on next possession (3/9/13) ... Six points at Eastern Illinois (2/20/13) ... Five points, assist vs. Maryville (Mo.) (11/13/12) ... Four points at Kansas (12/15/12) ... Three points, rebound vs. UT Martin (1/12/13) ... Two points vs. Southeast Missouri (1/10/13).

2011-12: Academic All-Conference ... 13 game appearances ... Action limited due to injury (ankle) sustained in practice in late January ... Tremendous shooter and team player ... Career-high nine points, two assists vs. Florida Gulf Coast (1/16/12) ... Eight points vs. Towson (11/19/11) ... Three points, two assists vs. Troy (12/15/11) ...Three points, two rebounds vs. Kennesaw State (12/1/11) ... Three points, rebound at Memphis (11/15/11) ... Three points, rebound at Middle Tennessee State (11/20/11).

Prior to Belmont: Four-year letterwinner for Bloomington South High School and head coach J.R. Holmes ... One of the most decorated prep players in the state of Indiana in recent memory ... Led Bloomington South to a 94-5 record and two IHSAA 4A State Championships in four seasons ... Fourth all-time in BSHS history with 1,234 career points ... 43 percent career three-point shooter ... Averaged 16.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game as a senior for 26-2 Panthers ... Received Arthur L. Trester Mental Attitude Award at state championship game ... Associated Press All State High Honorable Mention ... IBCA All State Honorable Mention ... McDonald's All-American Team Nominee ... Herald Times All-Area First Team ... Hoosier Basketball Magazine All State ... IBCA/IHSAA Top 60 Senior Showcase ... WGCL Player of the Game, Regional Championship ... All-Conference ... First Team Academic All-State ... Larry Bird Character Award Nominee ... Team Co-Captain ... Averaged 11.1 points per game as a junior for 23-1 Panthers ... Team ranked fifth nationally ... Averaged 11.8 points per game on 46 percent three-point shooting as a sophomore for 26-0 state champions ... Team ranked third nationally ... Averaged 10.0 points per game as a freshman starter.

Personal: Majoring in Accounting & Finance... Son of Scott and Kim Turner ... Born Thomas Spencer Turner on July 11, 1992 in Bloomington, Ind. ... Father played on the 1979 Indiana State University National Runner-Up squad with basketball legend Larry Bird ... Four year member of Conference Indiana Leadership Council ... Conference Indiana Sportsmanship Representative, senior year ... Fellowship of Christian Athletes member ... National Honor Society ... Has two siblings, Keaton and Madison ... High school teammate of Xavier signee Dee Davis ... Also teammates of Jordan Hulls (Indiana), Erik Fromm (Butler), Cody Zeller (Indiana) and Marshall Plumlee (Duke) ... Lists Hoosiers as favorite movie ... Lists Pete Maravich, Larry Bird, Ray Allen and Tim Tebow as favorite athletes.