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Recruiting Thursday: Keyshawn Embery fell in love with Hogs on first visit
Jermaine Simpson, the father of Arkansas basketball signee Keyshawn Embery, said the future Razorback fell in love with Arkansas on his first unofficial visit to Fayetteville.
Embery, 6-4, 187 pounds, who is playing his senior season at IMG Academy in Florida, inked with Arkansas over Texas A&M, West Virginia, Oklahoma State, Arizona State, Kansas State and others.
He averaged 26.8 points, 5.6 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.6 steals as a junior for Midwest City High School near Oklahoma City.
Simpson said on Recruiting Thursday that Coach Mike Anderson and assistant TJ Cleveland played a big part in Embery's decision to be a Hog.
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