is a 1,73m american guard who finished her college career averaging 11,6 points and 3,4 rebounds per
game and being the starting point guard for Nebraska, the best team in
the strongest conference of the whole NCAA 1st division and 5th best
team in United States.
career began at Millard South High School where she averaged 15,4
points 4,4 rebounds 4,4 assists and 3,7 steals in her senior year, being
named All American and receiving more than 20 offers from Division One
Yvonne chose to play for Nebraska and after an
adaptation first year, she averaged 8,4 points as sophomore, 12,7 points
and 3,4 rebounds in the 2008-09 season as a junior player and had her
best season as a senior.
In the 2009-10 season and as a senior
player, Yvonne Turner averaged 12,8 points and 3,6 rebounds per game,
was named as best defender in the best conference in NCAA 1st division
(Big 12), was named in the best five in the conference, was named in the
best defensive team in the conference for the third year in a row, and
also was the second player in the story of Nebraska who scored more
three pointers in a single season (82 three pointers in 32 games) and
also led Nebraska to an unforgettable season with a 32-2 balance that
took them to the NCAA Tournament where they advanced until the Sweet 16
after beating some records like 30 wins in a row in the strongest
conference in United States or a 16-0 balance against teams in the Big
Once her college career was over and after being a candidate
to be selected in the 2010 WNBA Draft, Yvonne Turner joined the
Bungdaberg Bears in Australian QBL and averaged 22,3 points 6,7 rebounds
and 4,2 assists per game, shining against Gold Coast Gliders with 39
points (7/9 three pointers), 14 rebounds and 11 assists.
Turner signed with USC Freiburg in the 2010-11 season, averaging 17,3
points 3,7 rebounds 2,3 assists and 2,2 steals, averaging 2 three
pointers per game with 52% from the field and 34% in three pointers.
Yvonne leads Freiburg to the German League Final after shining in the semifinal series against Marburg with 28 points per game.
the 2011 summer, Yvonne Turner returned to the Bundaberg Bears and
averaged 25,9 points 6,9 rebounds 5,2 steals and 4,4 assists per game,
leading her team to the Championship Final.
Yvonne Turner renewed
with Freiburg for the 2011-12 season averaging 15,9 points 3,4 rebounds
2,8 steals and 2,2 assists in just 25 minutes per game, leading her
team to the top position in the league.
In the 2012-13 season, Yvonne Turner
signed with Dynamo Novosibirks in Russia.CAREER
Until 2006: Millard South High School: 15,4ppg 4,4rpg 4,4apg 3,7spg
2006-2007: Universidad de Nebraska (NCAA Div 1): 2,3ppg 1,6rpg in 12min
2007-2008: Universidad de Nebraska (NCAA Div 1): 8,4ppg
2008-2009: Universidad de Nebraska (NCAA Div 1): 12,7ppg 3,4rpg
2009-2010: Universidad de Nebraska (NCAA Div 1): 12,8ppg 3,6rpg
2010: Gundaberg Bears (Australia, QBL): 22,3ppg 6,7rpg 4,2apg
2010-2011 USC Freiburg (Germany-D1): 17.3ppg 3.7rpg 2.3apg 2.2spg T2: 52% T3: 37%
2011: Bundaberg Bears (Australia-QBL): 25.9ppg 6.9rpg 4.4apg 5.2spg
2011-2012 USC Freiburg (Germany-D1): 15.9ppg 3.4pg 2.2apg 2.8spg
2012-2013 Dynamo Novosibirsk (Russia-D1)AWARDS
Best player in steals Big 12 Conference 2007
Best Defensive Team in Big 12 Conference 2008,2009,2010
Big 12 Conferencia Regular Season Champion 2010
Big 12 Tournament Semifinalist 2010
Big 12 Conference First Team 2010
Defensive Player of the Year Big 12 Conference 2010
WNBA Draft Candidate 2010
NCAA Sweet 16 2010WNBA profile