Lions sign Canadian receiver Tyler Turner

Photo courtesy: University of Alberta Athletics

The B.C. Lions have signed Canadian receiver Tyler Turner.

Turner transferred from the University of British Columbia to the University of Alberta in 2017. He most recently enjoyed a productive 2019 season with the Golden Bears, hauling in 25 receptions for 429 yards and two majors in eight contests.

The St. Albert, Alberta native checks in at six-foot-one, 201 pounds. Turner attended Paul Kane High School prior to his university career.