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.
Sunday camp updates
Arkansas coach Bret Bielema watches the Razorbacks warm up during practice April 6, 2013 at Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville.
Here's some of the prospects who have shown up at the today's camp.
Jamario Bell, 6-6, 235, 4.7 of Junction City is on-campus. The latest in-state offer. Could he make a commitment today? We'll see
2016 OL-DL Austin Capps, 6-4, 298 of Star City. Looks like a senior in HS.
2015 OL-DL DeVante Lovett, 6-5, 282 of Strong, very good looking athlete who has a chance to be one of the more highly recruited prospects in his class. 505 squat, 295 bench press, wears a 15 shoe
DE Kendall Donnerson, 6-4, 215 of Maumelle, got lots of attention after running a couple of 4.3's at the Arkansas Football Combine at NLR HS in May.
OC Curtis Parker of North Little Rock, has shown well at several camps and combines.
2015 DE-TE Daniel Sprinkle, 6-4, 224 of White Hall, has really filled out since last year. Younger brother of Jeremy.
2015 RB D.J. Brown, 5-10, 172 of LR Catholic, One to watch for the next couple of years
RB-LB Daryl Dunlap, 6-2, 220, 4.5 of Troupe County, Ga. Nice looking athlete that's committed to San Diego State
2015 Ath. Avery Johnson of Highland, will work out at WR. I like his talent
2015 OL Klint Harvey, 6-6, 320 of Corning, has a 7-2 wingspan, wears a 17 shoe, passes the eye test
2016 RB Alex Wade of Houston, Texas George Bush is the 5-11 175 range, nice looking prospect
2015 ath. Kristian Thompson, 5-11, 215, 4.55 of Pulaski Robinson, will work out at S, WR and WR, very good looking athlete.
RB Irvin Tisdale, 6-0, 190, 4.38 of White Hall, nice looking athlete with excellent speed. Watch out for him during the three days.
2015 DL Luc Bequette, 6-2, 250 of Champaign, Illinois, Son of former Hog OL Chris Bequette, Nice looking athlete
WR VonEric Gonder of Warren, Excited to see him, Coach Bo Hembree really like VonEric.
2015 DL Taylor Mason, 6-2, 265 of Junction City, has a 405 bench press
2015 RB Jaqwis Dancy of Junction City
As tweeted yesterday, OL Jovan Pruitt, 6-6, 290 pounds, 5.2 seconds in the 40 yard dash, of Dallas Bishop Dunne high school had a good visit on Saturday and is expected to leave sometime this afternoon.
Arkansas incoming freshman D.J. Dean of Newton, Texas has tweeted that's he's arrived on-campus. His cousin RB Kevin Shorter is suppose to be traveling with him.
One of Arkansas' top offensive line targets Jovan Pruitt had a very good visit and said he felt at home. and he could see himself playing at Arkansas. He likes offensive line coach Sam Pittman and Coach Bret Bielema's track record of putting left tackles into the NFL.
He was able to interact with several of the 2013 signees and was impressed with the team chemistry. His coach Michael Johnson noticed how the coaches were very family oriented and called it a family atmosphere. He said Arkansas is a special place.
Pruitt said he's looking at Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas Tech, Baylor and Ole Miss. He claims no leader.
Hearing Arkansas QB commitment Rafe Peavey is having an awesome visit.
DE Kendrick Donnerson of Maumelle, RB Irvin Tisdale of White Hall, 2015 RB Carlos Burton of Glen Rose and 2015 RB D.J. Brown all posted 4.47 times in the 40 yard. Brown also had a 4.20 pro-shuttle time.
2015 TE-DE Daniel Sprinkle of White Hall had a 4.90 time.
2015 OL DeVante Lovett of Strong had a 5.25 while weighing 282.
2016 OL-DL Austin Capps recorded a 5.1 weighing 298.
2015 ath. Kristian Thompson of Pulaski Robinson had a 4.67 40 time and a 4.41 pro-shuttle.
OL Michael Ryan of Farmington ran a 5.56 at 6-4, 284. Very smooth running lineman.
RB-DB Joshua Liddell of Dollarway ran a 4.56 time in the 40 and a 4.27 pro-shuttle. Keep an eye on him over the three day camp.
S Kendall Adams, 6-1, 200 of Fort Worth, (Texas) All Saints Episcopal looked on later today and will work out on Monday. Very nice looking safety. He reports offers from Rice, Illinois, Louisiana Tech, Kansas and Kansas State.
2015 ath. Avery Johnson of Highland ran a 4.62 40, 4.3 pro-shuttle and a had a 9-2 broad jump. He weighed in at 203.
Arkansas RB prospect Kevin Shorter. Major Hog target. "@DarrellShorter: I'm loving this Arkansas life right now Fam."
2015 Pine Bluff TE Will Gragg itook a tour of Arkansas' campus today and will take part in Monday's camp.
DL prospect Breeland Speaks pf Jackson Callaway visited this afternoon. Hopes to earn an offer from Hogs at Monday's camp.
2015 DE-TE Jamario Bell worked out at TE this evening. Will work at DE on Monday. Received an offer from Hogs during the week.
The standouts at the 1-on-1's this was 2016 DL Austin Capps, 2015 DE Daniel Sprinkle, DE Kendall Donnerson and 2015 Luc Bequette. All but Capps statrted slow and got better later in the session. 2015 OL DeVante Lovett started slow and got better in the first session of 1-on-1's and then did well and not so well during the last session. Capps has a chance to be very, very special.
WR Dayall Harris of Jackson Callaway was to leave earlier tonight for Fayetteville and will work out tomorrow. His teammate and highly recruited OG Rod Taylor appears to be coming with him. He's considered one of the top o-linemen in the nation.
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