Tuesday recruiting tidbits

By: Richard Davenport
Published: Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Deshon Elliott
Deshon Elliott

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

1:00 update

Receiver Jealan Austin of Grand Prairie, Texas said he will visit Texas on Saturday and will be visiting Arkansas at a later date.

2:48 update

Penn State has offered North Little Rock receiver K.J. Hill.


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