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.
Tuesday recruiting tidbits
Arkansas receivers coach Michael Smith visited Ponchatoula, La. on Monday to see defensive end Reggie Walker and athlete Christian Campbell.
Walker, 6-3, 230 received an offer from the Hogs. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Campbell, 6-1, 188 said Arkansas likes him as a receiver. He said Coach Bret Bielema wants to look at his film and see him at camp. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Coach Mike Tunsil of Hialeah, (Fla.) Champagnat reports Arkansas linebacker coach Randy Shannon stopping by the school on Monday.
He said Shannon was there to evaluate tight end Devonaire Clarington, offensive lineman Christian Strachan along with three sophomores, offensive lineman Chidi Okeke, quarterback Kato Nelson and receiver Darnell Salomon.
Tunsil reports the Hogs offering Clarington, 6-6,220, 4.60. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Salomon, 6-3,185 also received an offer from Arkansas. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Arkansas defensive backs coach Clay Jennings will attend the spring game of A&M Consolidated High School in College Station today to see linebacker Riley Garner, 6-3,216, 4.52. He's expected to receive an offer from the Hogs today. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Running back Sekai Lindsay of Melborne, (Fla.) Palm Bay said Arkansas running backs coach Joel Thomas visited his school on Monday. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Prairie Grove sophomore tight end Dylan Soehner said Arkansas State visited his school last week. He said Arkansas tight ends coach Barry Lunney Jr. will watch practice next Tuesday. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Tennessee will visit North Little Rock on Friday.
Oregon will visit North Little Rock today.
Texas will also visit North Little Rock today.
Auburn is scheduled to visit Hope on Thursday. Sophomore defensive lineman McTelvin Agim and offensive lineman Kadrius Rowe are drawing interest from numerous schools.
As expected, Arkansas has offered linebacker Riley Garner, 6-3,216, 4.52 of A&M Consolidated High School in College Station.
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