Thursday night recruiting tidbits

By: Richard Davenport
Published: Thursday, December 5, 2013
Linebacker Jimmie Swain
Linebacker Jimmie Swain

Linebacker Jimmie Swain tweeted that he's no longer committed to TCU.

Arkansas defensive coordinator Chris Ash made an in-home visit with Swain this morning.

Swain, 6-3, 228 pounds, 4.46 seconds in the 40-yard dash, of Olathe (Kan.) North is a four-star prospect by Tom Lemming.

Damon Sayles of ESPN reports Arkansas offering Houston receiver commitment Latrell Martin.

Martin of Pflugerville, Texas, Hendrickson pledged to Houston during the summer. Video highlights CLICK HERE

Receiver Cody Hollister, 6-4, 205, 4.5 of Arizona Western Community College received an offer from Arkansas today after talking to tight ends coach Barry Lunney Jr. He said Coach Bret Bielema was at his school on Wednesday.

He said he and his teammate, tight end Blake Whitley will likely make an official visit to Arkansas Thursday to Saturday of next week.

Hollister said he also has offers from Wyoming and Troy. Video highlight CLICK HERE

9:02 update

Latrell Martin said he was offered by Arkansas State, not Arkansas.

10:06 update

Defensive lineman Craig Evans, 6-3, 300, 5.0 seconds in the 40 yard dash, of Sun Prairie, Wisconsin said on Recruiting Thursday that he will announce his college decision on Dec. 30 during the Offense-Defense All American game. He will decide from Arkansas, Wisconsin or Michigan State.

Evans is a Badger commitment.

Junior cornerback Kris Boyd of Gilmer, Texas tweeted that he received an offer from Arkansas.

11:52 update

As was noted earlier today, safety C.J. Hampton of Meridian, Miss arrived around noon today for his official visit that ends on Saturday.

St. Louis Christian Brothers defensive lineman Armon Watts' flight will arrive 10:19 am on Friday.

His teammate and offensive lineman Brian Wallace Jr. will be driving in with his parents and they're expected to arrive about 3 in the afternoon.


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