Richard Davenport covers recruiting for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. He appears weekly on The Red Zone w/ JB on 92.1 FM Fayetteville, The Morning Rush w/ Tye & Tommy on 95.3 FM in Fort Smith; 96.3 FM in Hot Springs; 104.3 FM in Harrison/Mountain Home, 99.5 FM in Fayetteville and The Zone w/ Justin & Wess on 103.7 FM in Little Rock.
The Recruiting Guy:
Glasper announces for Arkansas
Forrest City MVP Robert Glasper (1) pumps up the crowd after defeating Maumelle in overtime during their 5A State Championship Basketball game Saturday, March 12, 2016, in Hot Springs, Ark.
Forrest City guard R.J. Glasper has announced his intentions to walk on at Arkansas and bypass several scholarship offers.
Glasper, 5-11, 175, picked the Hogs over scholarship offers from University of Central Oklahoma, North Arkansas College, Arkansas Tech, Williams Baptist College, UAPB, Southern Arkansas University, University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, University of Nebraska at Kearney, Holmes Community College and Labette Community College.
He averaged 28.5 points and 5.5 rebounds while leading the Mustangs to the Class 5A state title and being named the MVP of the tournament.
Have a comment on this story? Join the discussion or start a new one on the Forums.