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.
Tuesday recruiting tidbits
Safety DeShon Elliott 6-1, 205, 4.53 seconds in the 40 yard dash, of Rockwall, (Texas) Rockwall-Heath said he received an offer from Arkansas on Monday night. He also has scholarship offers from Texas, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Baylor, TCU and Iowa.
Elliott is hoping to visit Arkansas on Saturday. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Arkansas defensive end commitment Hjalte Froholdt of Denmark said he's up to 280-285. He was weighing 270-275.
Receiver Tyron Johnson of New Orleans, (La.) Warren Easton reported receiving an offer from Arkansas on Monday. ESPN rates him the No. 2 receiver in the nation. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Virginia offered Pine Bluff tight end Will Gragg on Monday.
Newport linebacker Khairan Stafford said he has been invited to Arkansas' spring game. The Hogs also invited offensive lineman Jesse Simmons. Stafford highlights CLICK HERE
Southern Miss offered Byrant offensive lineman Cameron Davis on Monday. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Highland athlete Avery Johnson has been invited to North Carolina's junior day this Saturday. He's visit Arkansas on this weekend but plans to visit the Tar Heels in the spring. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Fayetteville safety Dre Greenlaw will play running back in the fall too. He's an Arkansas State commitment. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Guard King McClure of Triple A Academy has a bruised knee and his status is day-to-day going into the playoffs. He plans to visit some schools once his season is completed.
In December, he announced Arkansas, Baylor, UCLA, Texas, Kansas and Duke as his top six schools, in no particular order.
Hope sophomore defensive end McTelvin Agim and offensive lineman Kaderious Rowe are receiving interest from Arkansas State and Southern Miss. Agim has offers from Arkansas, Clemson, Baylor and Ole Miss. Rowe highlights CLICK HERE Agim highlights CLICK HERE
Expected visitors for March 1.
Tight end Will Gragg of Pine Bluff
North Little Rock receiver K.J. Hill
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
Receiver Jealan Austin of Grand Prairie, Texas said he will visit Texas on Saturday and will be visiting Arkansas at a later date.
Penn State has offered North Little Rock receiver K.J. Hill.
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