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
Offensive lineman Zach Rogers is committed to Arkansas. Photo courtesy of Kellie Rogers
Arkansas offensive line commitment Zach Rogers said he's 99.99% recovered from his ACL surgery in early September.
Rogers, 6-2, 295, 5.09 of Carrollton, (Texas) Hebron is the middle of spring practice and he's taken every snap on offense. Hog offensive line coach Sam Pittman visited the school on Monday.
He recorded a 405 pound bench press April 29.
Little Rock Catholic defensive lineman Luc Bequette is up 290 pounds after weighing about 250 last year. Rice visited the school on Monday and Army was there last week. The Cadets recently offered. He plans to attend camp at Arkansas.
Oregon will visit North Little Rock on Thursday to check on receiver K.J. Hill.
Arkansas tight ends coach Barry Lunney Jr. visited Ashdown on Tuesday to evaluate 2016 athlete Brandon Northcross and several others. Northcross highlights CLICK HERE
Offensive line coach Sam Pittman checked on Rogers and offensive linemen Connor Williams and Keaton Sutherland on Monday. He visited some schools in Houston on Tuesday.
Arkansas linebackers coach Randy Shannon visited American Hertiage in Plantation, Fla. on Tuesday to evaluate several prospects, including athlete Torrance Gibson and cornerback Tarvarus McFadden.