Merced College

Turner runs MC to first win

A week after generating less than two yards per carry, freshman Garrett Turner turned in the best game of his young collegiate career.

Turner busted out with 130 rushing yards and two touchdowns as Merced College (1-0) defeated Hartnell 31-7 on Saturday.

The Blue Devils pounded the ball on the ground to earn their first win, compiling 290 rushing yards and three scores.

-- Sun-Star and wire services