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.
Sunday recruiting tidbits
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR, K.J. Hill, North Little Rock
Arkansas will host numerous prospects on March 1. Here's the list of recruits that have been confirmed.
Tight end Will Gragg of Pine Bluff
North Little Rock receiver K.J. Hill
Running back Alex Barnes of Pittsburg, Kansas
Running back Ronald Jones North McKinney, Texas
Running back Chris Warren III of Rockwall, Texas
Receiver Jealan Austin of Grand Prairie, Texas
Offensive lineman Sam Tecklenburg of Plano, Texas - Was a maybe last week but said he's coming for sure.
Running back Alec Murphy of Nixa, Missouri
Offensive lineman Zach Rogers of Hebron High School in Carrollton, Texas.
Quarterback Ty Storey of Charleston
Offensive lineman Colton Jackson of Conway.
Defensive end Daytrieon Dean of Ft. Smith Northside
Highland receiver Deon Stewart
Highland athlete Avery Johnson
As of Friday, safety DeShon Elliott 6-1, 205, 4.53 seconds in the 40 yard dash, of Rockwall, (Texas) Rockwall-Heath said he's still trying to decide if he'll visit.
Running back Alex Barnes of Pittsburg, Kansas said he will not visit on Saturday. He will likely visit for a spring practice.
Defensive end Daytrieon Dean of Ft. Smith Northside announced on Twitter that he'll announce his college decision on June 30. That's his birthday.
Tight end Jackson Harris of Columbia, Tenn. reports receiving an offer from Arkansas tonight.