Richard Davenport has been a recruiting columnist for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette since 2007. He also hosts Recruiting Thursday each Thursday from 7 to 8 p.m. statewide.
Tuesday recruiting tidbits
Arkansas signee and LB Martrell Spaight of North Little Rock will make an official visit to Fayetteville this weekend. He signed with the Hogs without being able to visit the campus.
Colorado OL Dan Skipper will host Arkansas OL coach Sam Pittman for an in-home visit on Saturday. He said Coach Bret Bielema might accompany him. He plans to visit Arkansas Jan. 17-19.
CB Troy McCollum of Miami North said he doesn't have an off from Arkansas but is interested in the Hogs. He said he's waiting on LB coach Randy Shannon to come visit him.
OL Sean Harlow of San Clemente, Calif. said Arkansas has made contact with him and he might consider a visit. He's committed to Oregon State.
CB Damarious Randall of Mesa C.C. said he has been offered by Arkansas.
DT Maliek Collins of Kansas City Center H.S. has tweeted that Arkansas has contacted him. He recently committed to Nebraska.
2014 QB David Cornwell, 6-5, 200, 4.9 seconds in the 40 yard dash, of Jones, Okla. lists Arkansas, Alabama, UCLA, Indiana and Michigan in his top five.
OL Brayden Kearsley, 6-4, 298, 5.1 of Aloha, Oregon said he's talked to OL coach Sam Pittman and is trying to set up an official visit for this weekend. If not this weekend, the Jan. 18-20 weekend. He lists Oregon St as his no. 1 school. He got to know RB coach Joel Thomas while he was at Washington and thinks very highly of him. Plans to announce his decision on Jan. 23.
CB Damarious Randall of Mesa C.C. said his coach told him Arkansas offered him. He plans to talk to an Razorback coach and see if he wants to take an official visit. The coaching staff and depth chart is key for him. He played high school football at Penscola, Fla. and played against former Razorback receiver Marquel Wade. He said he has around 18 offers, including TCU, Louisville, Nebraska, Arizona St., Texas Tech. He has a visit to TCU set up for this weekend, Arizona St. Jan. 18.
2014 DL Josh Frazier of Springdale Har-Ber and his mother will visit Arkansas on Sunday. He has offers from Arkansas, Alabama, Auburn and Arkansas State.
WR Eddie Jackson, 6-2, 180, 4.38 of Lauderdale Lakes, Fla. was offered by Arkansas a week or two weeks ago but just learned about it. He has about 16 other offers, including Florida St. Tennessee and Alabama Will visit the Hogs Jan. 25 and Florida St. Jan. 18 and LSU Feb. 1. He's being recruited by WR coach George McDonald, who recruited Jackson while at Miami. He was also recruited by LB Randy Shannon while he was at TCU.
OL Reeve Koehler, 6-3, 315, 5.2 of Honolulu, Hawaii, St. Louis high school will host Arkansas Coach Bret Bielema and OL coach Sam Pittman for an in-home visit on Friday. He will make an official visit to Fayetteville on Jan. 18. Tom Lemming rates him a 4-star recruit.
Wednesday 12:10 update
Had an update on Colorado OL Dan Skipper earlier at the top of the post. He has tweeted that his top five in no partiicular order Michigan, Ohio State, Arkansas, Ole Miss and Tennessee.