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
Running back Reggie Gallaspy said he has medium interest in Arkansas until he visits and builds a relationship with running backs coach Joel Thomas.
Gallaspy, 5-11, 215, 4.53 of Greeenboro, N.C. has 16 offers, including Louisville, Michigan State, Duke, North Carolina State, North Carolina, Wake Forest, Vanderbilt and others. He said Thomas visited his school and plans to get back with him about a possible offer.
He has visited Duke, North Carolina State, North Carolina, Wake Forest, Virginia, Alabama, Clemson, Michigan and others. He's looking to visit Fayetteville this summer. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Pine Bluff tight end Will Gragg and Little Rock Catholic defensive lineman Luc Bequette are taking part in Boys State at UCA this week.
Sophomore quarterback D'Eriq King of Manvel, Texas said Arkansas is recruiting him as an athlete. He has offers from Michigan State, Clemson, Louisville and UCLA. He said he plans to visit the Hogs this summer.
Arkansas defensive lineman Taiwan Johnson attended Manvel. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Sophomore running back Tre'Darius Burks, 5-9, 215, 4.59 of LaFayette County recently maxed out at 445 in the squat, 295 flat bench, 250 incline bench and 250 power clean in recent testing. He plans to attend several camps, including Arkansas this summer. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Linebacker Davon Durant of Butler Community College in Kansas said a visit to Arkansas is a possibility.
Offensive lineman Dalton Ford, 6-4, 295 pounds of Webb City, Mo, recently added an offer from Eastern Illinois. He also has scholarship offers from Illinois, Syracuse and UCA. As reported earlier, he plans to attend Arkansas' camp CLICK HERE
Running back Cedric Ware, 6-0, 186 of Cedar Hill, Texas said running backs coach Joel Thomas visited his school on Friday. He said there's a great chance he visits Arkansas. Video highlights CLICK HERE
Ware has numerous offers, including Iowa, Oklahoma, Ole Miss and Clemson. The Hogs are evaluating him.
Nashville receiver La'Michael Pettway has committed to Ole Miss.
Prairie Grove sophomore tight end Dylan Soehner has been offered by Arkansas State. He recently received an offer from La. Tech. He plans to attend Arkansas' camp.
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