Rice opened the 2013 season against Texas A&M in College Station
Explosive linebacker who adds production to the Owls rotation.
Started the Owls second half comeback vs. UNT by recovering fumble on the second half kickoff... Made his first career start at Southern Miss and contributed career-best five tackles and his second career sack.
Made his debut in the season opener at Texas A&M... Credited with his first career tackle against UTSA... Picked up his first career sack, for a loss of 12, the following week at New Mexico State and added a second tackle... Was injured later in the game and did not see any further action.
Dallas Lincoln High School
All-District 12-4A selection as a senior for coach James Agenti at Dallas Lincoln HS... Totaled 83 tackles--including five sacks, forced five fumbles, recovered three fumbles, intercepted one pass and scored a pair of defensive touchdowns as a senior... Academic All State... National Honor Society... Quill and Scroll... Ranked eighth in his graduating class.
Full Name: Tabari McGaskey Turner... Born: July 23, 1994 at Fresno, Calif. ... Parents: Meco Robinson and Reginald Turner (one brother)... Rice major: Sport Management... Rice College: McMurtry.