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.
Monday recruiting tidbits
It's being reported that Miami Norland receiver Kendrick Edwards has committed to Arkansas. Norland Coach Daryl Heidelburg said that's not the case. A source indicates it's likely that Edwards has committed, but I'm waiting to hear back from Heidelburg before saying it's official.
One of Arkansas' top 2015 targets, offensive lineman Keaton Sutherland is planning to visit the Hogs on March 8.
Sutherland, 6-5, 260, 5.13 seconds in the 40-yard dash, of Flower Mound, Texas, Marcus,has scholarship offers from Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas Tech, TCU, Baylor and others.
Offensive lineman Sam Tecklenburg, 6-4, 265, 5.0 of Plano, Texas has been invited to visit Arkansas on March 1. He has offers from Texas Tech, Tulsa, SMU and Connecticut. He said he has a lot of interest in the Razorbacks. Running backs coach Joel Thomas visited his school last week. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Four in-state juniors have made national recruiting analyst Tom Lemming's early All American list. Tight end- defensive end JaMario Bell of Junction City, tight end Will Gragg of Pine Bluff, Colton Jackson of Conway and quarterback Ty Storey of Charleston. Hog offensive line commitment Zach Rogers of Carrollton, Texas, Hebron along with running back target Chris Warren of Rockwall, Texas also made the list.
Offensive lineman Frank Ragnow, 6-6, 291, 5.0 seconds in the 40 yard dash of Victoria, Minnesota, Chanhassen said he believes he will announce his college decision on Friday. He has narrowed his list of more than 20 offers to Arkansas, Florida State and Minnesota.
Arkansas Coach Bret Bielema and cornerback coach Taver Johnson visited Miami Gulliver Prep this afternoon to check on cornerback Cornelius Floyd and other underclassmen. Asst. coach Jorge Baez said the Hogs have offered 2015 safety Antonyo Sotolongo.
Bielema and Johnson will make an in-home visit with Floyd in about an hour and 20 minutes. There's good chance Floyd will commit during the visit.
Arkansas Coach Bret Bielema will make an in-home visit with Miami Killian defensive end Anthony Brown at 7 pm central time. Brown appears to be down to Arkansas and Mississippi State.
Offensive lineman Frank Ragnow, 6-6, 291, 5.0 seconds in the 40 yard dash of Victoria, Minnesota, Chanhassen said on Twitter that he plans to announce his college decision at 3:15 on Friday at the school auditorium . He will choose from Arkansas, Florida State and Minnesota.
Arkansas is no longer counting receiver Torrance Mosley as a commitment. They've decided to go in a different direction.