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.
Wednesday recruiting tidbits
University of Arkansas assistant coach Taver Johnson during media day Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013 at the Fred W. Smith Football Center in Fayetteville.
Safety Christian Campbell said cornerbacks coach Taver Johnson called him on Tuesday and told him he'll visit his school Thursday morning. Jan. 31 looks like a good bet for an official visit to Fayetteville.
Campbell, 6-2, 185, 4.4 of Phenix City, Ala. reports 11 offers from schools like Colorado State, Arkansas State, UAB, Memphis, Western Kentucky and Southern Miss.
Johnson made an in-home visit with Campbell and his mother in Dec. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Junior defensive lineman Jozie Milton, 6-3, 294, 4.9 of Clinton, (La.) Silliman Institute received an offer from Arizona State on Tuesday. He received his first offer from Arkansas Friday morning.
Parkers Chapel offensive lineman Will Jones has committed to UCA.
Junior running back Taylor Thomas, 5-7, 177, 4.4 of Jacksonville, (Fla.) White said he received an offer from Arkansas on Tuesday. He also reports UCF, South Florida and Indiana. Video highlight CLICK HERE
2015 defensive end commitment Hjalte Froholdt of Denmark said Chris Ash leaving Arkansas has no impact on his pledge to the Hogs.
"I didn't get to know Coach Ash that much. I knew he was a great coach, and I was excited to get to know him better. But as Coach Bielema just showed, by finding a great coach like Segrest. He's going to find a great new DC for the Razorback program."
He said cornerbacks coach Taver Johnson informed him of Ash leaving.
Junior defensive back Dre Greenlaw of Fayetteville received an offer from Arkansas State today. The offer is his first. Arkansas and several others are showing interest. Video highlights CLICK HERE