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.
Collen adds three signees
Tom Collen instructs his team from the sidelines of an exhibition win in Fayetteville.
LITTLE ROCK Arkansas women's basketball coach Tom Collen has signed combination guard Kelsey Brooks, 5-9 of Olathe Northwest in Kansas and guard-forward Bria Pitts, 5-8 of Tulsa East Central.
Pitts was committed to Ole Miss but flipped to the Hogs on Sunday. She averaged 14.5 points, 5.6 rebounds, 6.2 assists and 5.2 steals per game as a junior.
Brooks, 5-9 of Olathe, Kansas picked the Razorbacks over approximately seven other scholarship offers, including Houston, Wichita State and Creighton. She averaged 11.8 points, 4.2 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 4.5 steal a game as a junior.
Combination guard McKenzie Adams, 5-9 of Frisco, (Tx.) Centennial has signed and is expected to fax in her national letter of intent today.
Highly recruited Jacksonville guard-forward Jessica Jackson, who committed to the Razorbacks in August over more than 30 scholarship offers - including Baylor, Texas, Texas A&M and Kentucky - has decided to wait until the spring signing period in April before signing.