Tom Murphy is a reporter for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. A graduate of Louisiana Tech University, he is a member of the Football Writers Association of America, and voter for the Heisman Trophy and AP Top 25 football poll. Murphy was the 2017 Arkansas Sportswriter of the Year.
Solomon Wright enters transfer portal
As a senior at Vian High School, Solomon Wright was ranked the No. 9 prospect in the state of Oklahoma. (Photo courtesy Kenyatta Wright)
University of Arkansas defensive lineman Solomon Wright has entered the NCAA transfer portal, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette has confirmed.
The true freshman from Vian, Okla., had not played a snap this season in what turned into a deep front for the Razorbacks.
Wright, a 6-foot, 270-pounder from Vian, Okla., chose the Razorbacks over scholarship offers from Missouri and a selection of Big 12 schools in Oklahoma State, Iowa State, Texas Tech and Kansas, as well as Memphis.
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