Turner West, a former wide receiver at the University of Memphis, is in his first season as a graduate assistant on Rick Stockstill’s staff. West will work with the offense.
The son of former Memphis and Clemson head coach Tommy West, Turner makes his way to Middle Tennessee after spending the 2012 spring campaign at Samford working with the quarterbacks. In 2011, West served as an intern at UAB helping with the receivers.
During the 2010 season, West coached at Briarcrest Christian in Memphis where he played his prep football.
West played at Memphis from 2006 to 2009 for his father and was a part of two bowl teams while seeing action in 17 career games. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Memphis in 2011.