Richard Davenport is a recruiting columnist for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
A couple of recruiting tidbits
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/MELISSA SUE GERRITS 08/20/13 - Arkansas football coach Bret Bielema speaks to media before The Little Rock Touchdown Club's first meeting of the season August 21, 2013 at the Marriot in Little Rock.
Defensive back Santos Ramirez, 6-2, 180, 4.55 seconds in the 40 yard dash, of Shreveport Evangel said Arkansas is his top school on the Recruiting Thursday radio show. He has scholarship offers from Arkansas, LSU, Texas, Southern Miss and others.
He and his teammate, receiver Jared Cornelius, who's committed to the Hogs, attended Arkansas’ Elite Prospect Camp. Video highlights click here
2015 cornerback Maurice Smitherman of Adamsville, (Ala.) Minor reported Arkansas offered him on Twitter on Wednesday. The Hogs are the 14th school to offer. Video highlights click here
When asked by text message if Arkansas didn't make his top 7 or 8 schools, highly recruited defensive end Solomon Thomas of Coppell, Texas said no they are still in it for sure. He said they are in my top schools.
Athlete Dieon Holliman of Camden Fairview has added an offer from South Florida to go along with his La.-Monroe offer.