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Richard Davenport

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Recruiting Columnist

Richard Davenport has been a recruiting columnist for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette since 2007. He also hosts Recruiting Thursday each Thursday from 7 to 8 p.m. statewide.

Recent Stories by Richard Davenport

The recruiting guy: 'Crazy' fans impress Omotosho

posted: 04/28/2015 3 a.m. Discuss

Arkansas fans made a big impact on receiver Audie Omotosho during his visit for the Hogs' spring game on Saturday.

The Recruiting Guy: Razorbacks spread love to a Louisiana prospect

posted: 04/26/2015 3:07 a.m. Discuss

Louisiana linebacker De'jon Harris, who attended Arkansas' Red-White spring game Saturday, likes the attention he gets from the Razorback coaches and fans.

Kapita on board with Razorbacks

posted: 04/24/2015 2:46 a.m. Comments 2

Power forward Ted Kapita, No. 69 college basketball prospect in the nation according to ESPN, signed and faxed in his national letter of intent to Arkansas on Thursday morning.

The Recruiting Guy: Red-White game must-see event for Louisiana WR

posted: 04/24/2015 2:31 a.m. Discuss

Receiver Isaiah Graham of Bastrop (La.) High School has visited the Arkansas campus several times and will be in attendance for the spring game Saturday.

The Recruiting Guy: Oklahoma safety has offer, wants another look at UA

posted: 04/21/2015 2:40 a.m. Discuss

Oklahoma safety Dillon Stoner received a scholarship offer when he visited the Arkansas campus on March 19.

Louisiana QB sold on Razorbacks

posted: 04/19/2015 2:16 a.m. Discuss

Quarterback Cole Kelley of Lafayette (La.) Teurlings Catholic became Arkansas' fifth oral commitment for the 2016 class Saturday after telling Coach Bret Bielema he wanted to be a Razorback.

The Recruiting Guy: Arkansas a nice surprise for Alabama linebacker

posted: 04/19/2015 2:15 a.m. Discuss

Linebacker Erroll Thompson of Florence, Ala., visited Arkansas for last year's Alabama game, and he plans to make return trips after receiving a scholarship offer from the Hogs about two weeks ago.

The Recruiting Guy: UA coaches trying to tip Scales

posted: 04/17/2015 2:06 a.m. Discuss

Highly regarded tight end Brendan Scales of Wildwood (Mo.) LaFayette has several reasons to visit Arkansas for the Red-White spring game April 25.

SIGNING DAY: Forward on hold for Hogs

posted: 04/15/2015 2:29 a.m. Discuss

The spring signing period begins today, but Arkansas Coach Mike Anderson will likely have to wait a few days before receiving the signature of highly regarded power forward Ted Kapita of Huntington Prep in West Virginia.

The Recruiting Guy: Arkansas in hunt for Texas RB despite late start

posted: 04/14/2015 2:25 a.m. Discuss

Arkansas got into the recruiting race for running back Kyle Porter about a month ago after offering him a scholarship, anda visit could happen in the coming months.


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