Richard Davenport is a recruiting columnist for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
Wednesday recruiting tidbits
One of of Texas' top junior prospects, running back Chris Warren plans to visit Arkansas for a game this fall.
Warren, 6-21/2, 227, 4.4 seconds in the 40 yard dash, of Rockwall High School has approximately 13 scholarship offers, including Texas, Oklahoma, Baylor and Ohio State. The Razorbacks haven't offered but no doubt will at some point.
His mother, K'tara will accompany him on his visit to Fayetteville. He rushed 174 times for 1,059 yards and 13 touchdowns as a sophomore. Running backs coach Joel Thomas is his lead recruiter.
LSU tight end commitment Jacory Washington, 6-5, 220, 4.65 seconds in the 40 yard dash, of Westlake, Louisiana said he plans to take an official visit to Arkansas. He said graduate assistant Terrance Butler is recruiting him.
His father, Waddell Kelly played running back at Arkansas State from 1984 to 1987.
Arkansas receiver commitment Jared Cornelius, 6-1, 190, 4.48 seconds in the 40 yard dash, of Shreveport Evangel announced on Twitter that he'll enroll at Arkansas in January.
Arkansas defensive end target, Kevin Bronson, 6-3, 245, 4.77 seconds in the 40 yard dash, of Delray Beach, (Fla.) Village Academy had 5 tackles (3 TFL), 3 sacks in a 44-0 road win over Archbishop Carroll (Miami) last week. He plans to make an official visit to Arkansas.
Linebacker Sharieff Rhaheed, 6-4, 212 pounds, 4.7 seconds in the 40-yard dash, of Fort Pierce (Fla.) Central is expected to make an official visit to Arkansas this weekend. He has more than 20 scholarship offers, including ones from Arkansas, Alabama, LSU, Louisville and Ole Miss.
He and teammate, defensive end Rashawn Shaw, a Louisville commitment, visited Arkansas in July. No firm word on whether or not Shaw will accompany him for an official visit.
Rhaheed said he's looking forward to experience campus life with the students now being on campus. He said he's been talking to Coach Bret Bielema, defensive coordinator Chris Ash, linebackers coach Randy Shannon and defensive line coach Charlie Partridge.
He said they haven't pressured him into make a decision and he appreciates that. While he said there's a possibly he could make a commitment on the trip he believes it's unlikely. He still wants to make visits to Oregon and Louisville.
He said if Rashawn Shaw visits they'll leave on Saturday but if not he'll leave on Friday. He said his coach told him this weekend would be a good time to visit since there's no school on Monday.
As of right now, defensive end Rashawn Shaw will not be visiting Arkansas this weekend.
After listening to more of the Rhaheed interview, he said Arkansas is at the top of his list but wants to see other schools to make sure of his decision.
Combination guard Jalen Hudson, 6-5, 190 pounds, of Akron (Ohio) St. Vincent-St. Mary said he and his father will arrive in Fayetteville Thursday night and start his official visit Friday morning.
His father, Jerry were fraternity brothers with Arkansas associate head coach Melvin Watkins at North Carolina- Charlotte.