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.
Friday recruiting tidbits
Highly recruited defensive end James Lockhart, 6-4, 253 pounds of Ennis, Texas said June 21 is a date he's looking at to visit Arkansas. He’s rated the No. 14 defensive end and the No. 82 overall prospect in the nation by ESPN.Video highlights
Smackover sophomore receiver Jordan Jones ran a 4.49 time in the 40 on Thursday. Arkansas tights coach Barry Lunney Jr. visited the school same day. Jones is one of the top in-state prospects for the 2016 class.
Tennessee visited North Little Rock today to see receiver K.J. Hill and athlete D.J. Brown. Alabama, Illinois, Oklahoma State and Notre Dame will visit the school next week.
Junior college linebacker Josh Williams, 6-2, 240, 4.43 of Dodge City Community College is a possibility to enroll and play this fall at Arkansas. He attended Ft. Lauderdale, (Fla.) Dillard, the same school that Hog signee/linebacker Randy Ramsey attends.
Williams had 85 tackles last year. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Arkansas tight ends coach Barry Lunney Jr. watched Highland receiver Deon Stewart, an Arkansas commitment and athlete Avery Johnson practice today.
Lunney also stopped by Pulaski Robinson today to check on 2016 athlete T.J. Hammond.Highlight video CLICK HERE
Springdale Har-Ber defensive lineman Rickey Dobbins, 6-2, 324 added his fourth offer from Eastern Illinois today. He also has offers from Arkansas State, Tulsa and UCA. He has a 345 pound bench press and 600 squat. He plans to attend Arkansas camps in June.
Defensive end McTelvin Agim of Hope measured 6-3 and weighed 258 pounds during physicals today. CBS Sports Network national recruiting analyst Tom Lemming has said Agim will be on his junior All American team that will be announced in June.