Perhaps the biggest news that came out media day was unexpected. Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson, between questions from out-of-state reporters about being the fifth Red Wolves coach in five years, said former East Poinsett County standout A.J. Turner, who transferred from the University of Arkansas, has been cleared by the NCAA to play this season.
July 22, 2014
He may be the state's best football player, but Arkansas signee A.J. Turner has piled up the hardware in basketball and helped East Poinsett County earn a third Class 2A state title in four years with 14 points and 15 rebounds Thursday night in the Warriors' 60-54 win over Junction City at Hot Springs' Summit Arena.
March 8, 2012
Arkansas High School prospects are taking notice of what's happening in Northeast Arkansas and in Jonesboro. AStateNation.com reached out to some of Arkansas top talent to get their thoughts on the hire of Arkansas State's New Head Football Coach Gus Malzahn. Go "Inside" this premium article to see what A.J. Turner, Jemer Clark and Jeremy Ward had to say.
December 15, 2011
In his weekly recruiting column for Hawgs Illustrated, Dudley E. Dawson chats with East Poinsett County standout and Arkansas linebacker commit A.J. Turner (6-3, 215) about his monster start to the 2011 season. This story is free and sponsored by the Arkansas Toyota Dealers. Click on the Arkansas Toyota banner.
September 15, 2011
Arkansas commitment A.J. Turner recently took a trip close to his hometown of Lepanto Arkansas when he took an unofficial visit to Arkansas State to attend the Red Wolves final scrimmage of ASU's fall camp. AStateNation.com caught up with Turner Monday night to get his thoughts on his recent visit to the Arkansas State University campus.
August 22, 2011