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.
Arkansas will host about eight prospects on official visits this weekend.
Linebacker Kenny Young of River Ridge, (La.) Curtis will leave about noon.
Defensive end Solomon Thomas of Coppell, Texas- Flight a expected to arrive about 7. His parents are visiting too.
Athlete Josh Liddell of Dollarway- Arriving later in the afternoon. His mother will accompany him.
Safety-linebacker Randy Ramsey of Fort Lauderdale, (Fla.) Dillard- Flight arriving about noon. Mom is also coming.
Receiver Kendrick Edwards of Miami Norland- Flight arriving about noon.
Kicker Cole Hedlund of Argyle, Texas- Flight arriving about noon. His parents will be making the trip.
Receiver Jojo Robinson of Miami Northwestern -Flight arriving about noon. His mother is also traveling.
Kendrick Edwards has arrived.
Jojo Robinson missed his flight and won't arrive until about 6. His uncle will also be coming along with his mother.
Randy Ramsey and his mother have arrived. Ramsey looks the part of an outside linebacker at 6-3, 210. He's recorded a 4.57 time in the 40.
Cole Hedlund has arrived. His parents are driving up.
Kenny Young and his parents have left and are heading to Oklahoma State. He'll arrive late Sunday for his official visit to LSU. He'll finish his trips with a visit to UCLA next weekend.
Hearing Young's visit to Arkansas couldn't have gone any better. He had breakfast with receivers coach Michael Smith and linebackers coach Randy Shannon before meeting with Coach Bret Bielema and then heading to the airport.
Josh Liddell arrived about 20 minutes ago. A good chance he commits to the Hogs this weekend.
Ramsey may decide to visit Kentucky or Illinois next weekend, but sounds like he could end his recruiting and pledges to the Hogs if he has a good visit.
Receiver Jojo Robinson of Miami Northwestern has arrived for his official visit. His mother, Patricia Joseph and an uncle are accompanying him. He has plans to visit TCU next weekend.
Defensive end Solomon Thomas of Coppell, Texas has arrived for his official visit. His parents, Chris and Martha are also with him.
Have a comment on this story? Join the discussion or start a new one on the Forums.