Richard Davenport covers recruiting for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. He is the host of Recruiting Thursday, a weekly radio show that airs from 7 to 8 p.m. on 92.1 FM in Fayetteville; 93.7 FM in Little Rock; 95.3 FM in Fort Smith; 96.3 FM in Hot Springs; 104.3 FM in Harrison/Mountain Home; and 106.9 FM in Arkadelphia.
Florida DT sets date for visit
Arkansas assistant coach Charlie Partridge recruited Florida well while at Wisconsin, who has 11 Floridians on the roster, and will bring those ties to the Razorbacks football program.
Defensive tackle Monty Nelson, 6-3, 310, 5.2 of Plantation, Fla. broke the news on tonight's Recruiting Thursday on the Arkansas Radio Network that he had set up an official visit to Arkansas for Jan. 18.
Nelson is rated a 3-star prospect by Tom Lemming of CBS Sports Network.