Richard Davenport is a recruiting columnist for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
Wednesday recruiting tidbits
Junior receiver Jaelan Austin was one of the stand outs at Arkansas' Elite Prospect Camp.
Junior receiver Jaelan Austin said he plans to visit for the Auburn game on Nov. 2.
Austin, 6-2, 190, 4.48 of South Grand Prairie High School in Texas reports having eight scholarship offers, Iowa, Indiana, Tulsa, Arkansas, TCU, Texas A&M, Minnesota, and Louisiana Tech. He said the Hogs offered in August before the start of his season. He has 15 receptions for 318 yards and 3 touchdowns in five games
Austin participated in Arkansas Elite Prospect Camp in July.
Arkansas is one of about 20 schools showing interest in junior defensive lineman Quentez Johnson, 6-4, 320, 5.2 of Ellenwood, (Ga.) Cedar Grove. He said he received mail from Arkansas, Florida State, Auburn, Georgia, North Carolina State, Cincinnati and Western Kentucky. He's considering a visit to Fayetteville in the spring. Video highlights click here
Junior offensive lineman Colton Jackson, an Arkansas commitment, of Conway graded out at 91%, had a pancake block, allowed no sacks in Friday's game.
Arkansas offensive line commitment Jermaine Eluemunor of Lackawanna C.C. graded out at 90%, had a pancake block. He graded 91% in pass pro.
Jonesboro sophomore running back Denzel Mitchell, who sat out last week's game due to a concussion, will play this week against Mountain Home. He has offers from Ole Miss and Arkansas State while Arkansas is showing strong interest.
Junior defensive end-tight end JaMario Bell of Junction City had 4 tackles and a reception for 5 yards on Friday. For the season, he has 35 tackles, 4 tackles for loss, a sack along with 10 receptions for 132 yards and 4 touchdowns.
Arkansas receiver commitment and teammates, Corey McBride of Geismar (La.) Dutchtown had 4 receptions for 54 yards, and Torrance Mosley had 16 carries for 71 yards and a touchdown last week.
Arkansas still holds the record for mail to Pine Bluff junior tight end Will Gragg when the Hogs sent 83 handwritten letters. LSU and Stanford sent 62 and 47 pieces of mail over the last two days.
Hope sophomore offensive lineman Kaderious Rowe graded out at 85% last week.