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.
Recruiting Thursday interviews
Arkansas defensive line commitment Bijhon Jackson poses with his sister, Tiana during a visit to Hugh Goodwin elementary to read to a class of kindergartners.
Arkansas' Director of Recruiting E.K. Franks was one of four guests on last night's Recruiting Thursday radio show.
Franks arrived in Fayetteville Thursday afternoon to start his new job after leaving Southeastern Louisiana as the associate head coach and running backs coach. His resume includes many facets of college football. He wrapped up the show at 7:45.
Arkansas defensive line signee Bijhon Jackson started the show off at 7 by discussing his recordsetting 360 power clean at last Saturday's Arkansas High School Weightlifting Championship.
Up next at 7:15 was tight end Austin Cantrell, who's Arkansas' newest commitment for the 2105 class. He talked about why he chose to be a Hog and off the charts time in the 100 meters.
Highly recruited safety Kahlil Haughton of Waco, (Texas) Midway came on at 7;30 to discuss his recruiting and his relationship with defensive backs coach Clay Jennings. He has 20 offes and plans to visit the Hogs. To listen click on the April 11 interview HERE