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.
Jones become Hogs' first 2016 commitment
FAYETTEVILLE Smackover junior receiver Jordan Jones received a scholarship offer after an outstanding performance at Arkansas' Elite camp and has committed to the Hogs.
Jones, 6-2, 170, 4.34 seconds in the 40 yard dash, of Smackover had an offer from Tulsa and was drawing interest from Oklahoma State, La. Tech, Mississippi State and others. Video highlights CLICK HERE
He posted a time of 4.34 seconds in the 40 at today's camp.
From an earlier interview, Jordan had this to say.
“I’m from Arkansas, so I’ve always cheered for them” Jones said. “My dad is a huge Arkansas fan, so hands down that’s where he’s always wanted me to play. I like them a lot.”
Jones recorded 25 receptions for 687 yards and 10 touchdowns this past season. He also had 2 interceptions and returned one for a touchdown.