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.
Wallace commits to Hogs over Bama
Offensive tackle Brian Wallace Jr. was one of the best at his position during the week of practice before the U.S. Army All American game on Saturday.
Highly regarded offensive tackle Brian Wallace Jr. has committed to Arkansas over Alabama.
Wallace, 6-6, 304, 5.2 seconds in the 40-yard dash, of St. Louis Christian Brothers College High, had more than 20 scholarship offers.He took official visits to both schools along with Missouri and Iowa.
Rated a a four-star prospect by national recruiting analyst Tom Lemming of CBS Sports Network, Wallace has the physical tools to excel on the next level.
“Brian dominates as a run blocker,” Lemming said. “Very aggressive. He has the quick hands to play either left or right tackle in college. He’s just what the doctor ordered for a major-college running game.”