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.
Thursday recruiting tidbits
Offensive lineman Connor Williams is high on Arkansas after receiving an offer,
Offensive lineman Connor Williams of Coppell, Texas reports receiving an offer from Arkansas today.
He visited the Hogs on Saturday and now has the Razorbacks as one of his top schools. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Brigham Young has extended an offer to tight end Will Gragg of Pine Bluff.
Linebacker Kendrick Jackson of Haynesville, La. said receivers coach Michael Smith is expected to visit his school today. He recently received an offer from the Hogs.
Running back Kendall Bussey, 5-9, 195, 4.42 of New Orleans, (La.) Isidore Newman said he liked his visit to Arkansas on Saturday a lot and enjoyed the Red-White game. He ran a 10.66 time in the 100 meters and was named the MVP of the Regional Track Meet on Monday.
Bussey recently recorded a school record 10.56 seconds in the 100 meters. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Smackover sophomore receiver Jordan Jones was named to the coaches All State team as a point guard on Wednesday. He's one of the top 2016 football in-state prospects.
Coach Ricklan Holmes of John Tyler High School in Texas reports Arkansas visiting the school this morning to check on several 2015 prospects and sophomore defensive lineman Braylon Jones.
Ole Miss will visit Hope on Tuesday to check on sophomore defensive end McTlevin Agim.
Baylor will visit Hope Friday to check out defensive end McTelvin Agim and offensive lineman Kadarius Rowe. Hog defensive line coach Rory Segrest visited last week.
Highland athlete Avery Johnson had a 30 minute conversation with a Princeton coach. Recently made a 26 on the ACT.
Conway Coach Clint Ashcraft reports on Twitter that Stanford visited the school today.
Offensive lineman Cody Ford of Pineville, La. said he's going to try and visit Arkansas after receiving an offer from the Hogs on Wednesday. He's a TCU commitment. Video highlights CLICK HERE