Richard Davenport is a recruiting columnist for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
Monday recruiting tidbits
Combination guard Jalen Hudson, 6-5, 190 pounds, of Akron (Ohio) St. Vincent-St. Mary hasn't set up any other official visits yet. He and his father, Jerry visited Arkansas over the weekend.
Hudson said he hasn't narrowed down his list of schools. He said some new schools have been calling.
The elder Hudson would feel very comfortable should his son pick the Hogs. He and associate coach Melvin Watkins were fraternity brothers i college.
Linebacker Sharieff Rhaheed of Fort Pierce, (Fla.) Central and his mother will leave Fayetteville early this morning. He arrived about 11 am Saturday morning for his official visit.
Here's a few Arkansas commitments and prospects and their stats from Friday's games.
Linebacker Khalia Hackett of Douglasville, (Ga.) South Paulding had 16 tackles, 3 tackles for loss and a pass deflection.
Offensive lineman Jovan Pruitt of Dallas Bishop Dunne graded out at 78%, 4 pancakes and didn't allow any sacks.
Safety Payton Hendrix of Dallas Bishop Dunne graded out at 88%, 4 tackles, 1 big hit and 2 pass breakups.
South Carolina commitment and defensive lineman Abu Lamin had 6 tackles and 3 tackles for loss.
Quarterback Rafe Peavey of Bolivar, Mo. was 10 of 13 for 145 passing yards while rushing 14 times for 137 yards and 2 touchdowns. He also had three two-point conversions.
Cornerback Lamont Simmons, 6-2, 175, 4.53 of Jacksonville, (Fla.) Raines said he's very interested in Arkansas because of linebackers coach Randy Shannon. He reports having 21 scholarship offers.
He said he's considering the Hogs as one of his five official visits he plans to take after his season.
Junior linebacker Justin Hillard, 6-2, 220, 4.6 of Cincinnati St. Xavier said he'll attend Arkansas' game against Texas A&M. He had 6 tackles, 1 forced fumble and 1 interception in last week's game.
Arkansas cornerback commitment Chris Murphy of Marietta Lassiter had 7 tackles and had a blocked a field goal.
Hog kicker commitment Cole Hedlund of Argyle, Texas was 1 of 2 on field goals and hit 5 of 5 extra points. He made a 57 yarder and missed one from 51.
Junior cornerback Nick Ingram, 6-0, 180, 4.50 of Maumelle will attend Arkansas' game against Samford this weekend. He's also drawing interest from Duke and Memphis.
Junior tight end Will Gragg of Pine Bluff has been contacted by Arkansas, Stanford, TCU, Miami, Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, Arizona State, USC, Notre Dame, Clemson, Florida State, Oregon and Texas on Twitter since Sept. 1, the first day college coaches contact prospects by Twitter, Facebook or email.
Gragg plans to attend Arkansas' game against Samford and Southern Miss. He than plans to visit Ole Miss and attend the Alabama-LSU game.