posted: 12/10/2013 2:39 a.m.
Arkansas will host two junior-college prospects later this week, receiver Cody Hollister and tight end Blake Whiteley of Arizona Western Community College, on official visits and Hollister could very well end up committing during the trip.
posted: 12/08/2013 1:30 a.m.
Rogers linebacker Zack Wary showed off his speed in July when he ran the 40-yard dash in 4.45 seconds at Arkansas’ Elite Camp.
posted: 12/06/2013 1:15 a.m.
Arkansas offensive line coach Sam Pittman had an in-home visit Monday with offensive lineman Brian Wallace Jr. and his parents.
posted: 12/03/2013 4:15 a.m.
Arkansas Coach Bret Bielema and his staff received an oral commitment Monday from Danish defensive end Hjalte Froholdt, rated as ESPN’s No. 42 prospect in the 2015 class.
posted: 12/03/2013 3:46 a.m.
Arkansas coaches were on the road for the second day of the contact period and one the Hogs’ top targets, safety Kiy Hester, saw Razorbacks defensive coordinator Chris Ash at his school Monday.
posted: 12/01/2013 3:44 a.m.
Today marks the first day college coaches can go on the road and make contact in person with recruits.
posted: 11/29/2013 3:59 a.m.
Defensive back Cornelius Floyd of Miami Gulliver Prep is high on Arkansas’ list of recruits and will make an official visit to the school Jan. 17.
posted: 11/26/2013 1:34 a.m.
High school quarterback Rafe Peavey of Bolivar, Mo., who is planning to enroll at Arkansas in January so he can participate in spring practice, took the first step toward enrolling at Arkansas on Monday afternoon when he signed a financial aid agreement at ceremony at his school with plans to enroll in January and participate in spring practice.
posted: 11/24/2013 3:52 a.m.
Arkansas is one of three schools in contention for junior defensive end Hjalte Froholdt, who is ranked by ESPN as the No. 42 prospect in the 2015 class.
posted: 11/24/2013 3:49 a.m.
Springdale Har-Ber defensive lineman Josh Frazier orally committed to Alabama on Saturday night.
posted: 11/22/2013 3:57 a.m.
Donna Frazier, the mother of highly regarded Springdale Har-Ber defensive lineman Josh Frazier, made a last-second decision to attend Arkansas’ practice Sunday.
posted: 11/19/2013 3:44 a.m.
Finding a safety prospect that can make an immediate impact is a priority for Arkansas and it could be Kiy Hester, who plans to make an official visit to Fayetteville on Dec. 13.
posted: 11/17/2013 4:01 a.m.
Arkansas Coach Bret Bielema and his staff hit the road recruiting during the first bye week after the Oct. 12 Alabama game. They did the same this week in Arkansas and several other states during the latest bye week.
posted: 11/15/2013 4:05 a.m.
Defensive end Demetrius Jackson, who plans to make an official visit to Arkansas on Dec. 13, learned from his father and grandmother the importance of being a good person.
posted: 11/13/2013 5 a.m.
The Arkansas men’s basketball program is expecting to sign two prospects today, the first day of the early signing period, and a third player on Thursday.
posted: 11/12/2013 3:37 a.m.
Arkansas added their sixth commitment from Louisiana and No. 17 overall when defensive back Santos Ramirez pledged to the Razorbacks on Monday night.
posted: 11/10/2013 4:34 a.m.
Tuesday marked the eight week anniversary of Zach Rogers’ surgery to repair his anterior cruciate ligament, an injury he suffered prior to the start of the season. He said his relationship with his physical therapist is one of tough love.
posted: 11/08/2013 3:14 a.m.
Jonesboro running back Denzel Mitchell on Tuesday became the second in-state sophomore to receive a scholarship offer from Arkansas.
posted: 11/05/2013 3:41 a.m.
A Wisconsin offensive lineman already committed to his state university said he is giving Arkansas strong consideration after making an official visit to Fayetteville over the weeskend.
posted: 11/03/2013 3:20 a.m.
Dallas Pinkston defensive lineman Trey Carter was told the Razorbacks would monitor his season after making a strong impression during Arkansas’ June Prospect Camp.
posted: 11/01/2013 2:51 a.m.
Arkansas will host at least four of the better national prospects for official visits this weekend, most notably highly recruited running back Dalvin Cook, a Florida commitment, who will arrive today to start his 48-hour visit.
posted: 10/29/2013 4:45 a.m.
Charleston junior quarterback Ty Storey, a member of the 2015 class who is orally committed to Arkansas, has attended games at Texas A&M and Oklahoma the past two weekends but said there is no reason for Razorbacks fans to be concerned.
posted: 10/29/2013 4:39 a.m.
Junior college offensive tackle Jermaine Eluemunor, who orally committed to Arkansas in July, switched his pledge to Texas A&M on Monday after taking an official visit over the weekend to College Station, Texas. Eluemunor, who plays at Scranton (Pa.) Lackawanna Community College, said on his Twitter account that he changed his mind because Texas A&M “felt like home” and he liked the direction the Aggies program is headed.
posted: 10/27/2013 4:47 a.m.
Rebuilding in the cutthroat world of SEC football is a brutal task.
posted: 10/27/2013 3:33 a.m.
One of Arkansas’ greatest needs for the 2014 recruiting class is play-making receivers and one, Dayall Harris of Jackson (Miss.) Callaway, plans to make an official visit to Fayetteville.
posted: 10/27/2013 3:19 a.m.
2009 CLASS POS. PLAYER HOMETOWN/SCHOOL STATUS/PRO FOOTBALL OL Alvin Bailey Broken Arrow, Okla. 3-year starter/Seattle Seahawks WR Neal Barlow Pulaski Academy Transferred to Kansas
posted: 10/25/2013 4:27 a.m.
Receiver Frank Iheanacho has gone from unknown to one of the nation’s hottest prospects and has received numerous scholarship offers, including one from Arkansas since the start of the season.
posted: 10/25/2013 4:24 a.m.
Springdale Har-Ber defensive end Jake Hall became the fifth in-state prospect to receive a scholarship offer from Arkansas when he and his family met with Coach Bret Bielema Wednesday night.
posted: 10/22/2013 4:20 a.m.
Highly touted safety Steven Parker II made an unofficial visit to Arkansas for the Texas A&M game on Sept. 28 and vowed to return for an official visit. On Sunday, it was announced he would make the trip for the Auburn game on Nov. 2.
posted: 10/20/2013 4:53 a.m.
Junior receiver Jaelan Austin saw limited action as a sophomore, but he opened eyes while attending several college camps over the summer and had earned four scholarship offers before the start of the season.
posted: 10/18/2013 3 a.m.
North Little Rock receiver K.J. Hill started his junior season with a strong performance against Lake Hamilton and hasn’t let up.
posted: 10/15/2013 4:15 a.m.
Highly regarded Danish defensive end Hjalte Froholdt and his father visited Arkansas in May and made a return trip over the weekend with his mother too.
posted: 10/13/2013 3:20 a.m.
Arkansas fans rejoiced after learning the Hogs would host highly recruited linebacker Jimmie Swain for an official visit for the Auburn game on Nov. 2.
posted: 10/11/2013 2:31 a.m.
Junior defensive end Hjalte Froholdt will have traveled about 4,800 miles when he arrives in Fayetteville late tonight for an unofficial visit to Arkansas.
posted: 10/06/2013 5:11 a.m.
The state of Arkansas has produced several nationally ranked basketball prospects through the years: forward Corliss Williamson of Russellville, guard Joe Johnson of Little Rock Central and, more recently, Archie Goodwin of Sylvan Hills and Bobby Portis of Little Rock Hall.
posted: 10/04/2013 4:23 a.m.
About one-fourth of Arkansas’ 17 commitments will be at in action tonight — in Louisiana.
posted: 10/01/2013 4:01 a.m.
Arkansas hosted approximately 60 prospects for the Texas A&M game last Saturday night, and one of their top remaining targets, highly recruited safety Steven Parker II and his father were impressed.
posted: 09/29/2013 4:21 a.m.
Springdale Har-Ber defensive tackle Josh Frazier isn’t planning to take an official visit to Arkansas because of his proximity to the campus.
posted: 09/27/2013 4:05 a.m.
El Dorado defensive lineman Bijhon Jackson showed off his running skills after recording his first career interception last Friday against Little Rock Central.
posted: 09/25/2013 3:52 a.m.
North Little Rock senior tailback Juan Day will undergo surgery Oct. 10 to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his knee. Results from an image scan of the knee were revealed Tuesday.
posted: 09/24/2013 2:03 a.m.
Arkansas is expected to host one of south Florida’s top prospects, tight end Ravian Pierce, for an official visit this weekend and could gain an oral commitment.
posted: 09/22/2013 4:01 a.m.
North Little Rock running back Juan Day, an Arkansas commitment, suffered a knee injury in Friday night’s game against Pine Bluff and will have a MRI sometime this week to determine the extent of the injury.
posted: 09/22/2013 3:59 a.m.
Arkansas was relentless in recruiting offensive lineman Jermaine Eluemunor, who committed to the Hogs in July, and offensive line coach Sam Pittman is trying to make sure he stays committed.
posted: 09/20/2013 4:08 a.m.
Tight end Hale Hentges visited Arkansas on Saturday for its game against Southern Mississippi, and it didn’t take long for Coach Bret Bielema to make an impression.
posted: 09/17/2013 3:46 a.m.
Arkansas hosted four prospects — who play positions of major need for the Hogs — on official visits for the Southern Miss game.
posted: 09/15/2013 3:02 a.m.
Junior tight end Will Gragg of Pine Bluff said Arkansas tight ends coach Barry Lunney Jr. had a message for him and his mother during his Aug. 4 visit to Arkansas.
posted: 09/13/2013 2:39 a.m.
Arkansas is expected to host five official visitors this weekend, and one, highly touted defensive lineman Craig Evans of Sun Prairie, Wis., doesn’t need an introduction to Coach Bret Bielema and defensive line coach Charlie Partridge.
posted: 09/10/2013 4:44 a.m.
North Little Rock receiver K.J. Hill became the fifth in-state junior prospect to receive a scholarship offer from Arkansas after getting the news from Coach Bret Bielema on Saturday.
posted: 09/08/2013 4:06 a.m.
Tight end Jacory Washington will forever be shaped by his relationship with Brennan Daigle, who died at age 10 from a rare form of cancer called embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma.
posted: 09/06/2013 4:34 a.m.
Cornerback Lamont Simmons of Jacksonville (Fla.) Raines reports having 21 scholarship offers from some of the nation’s top programs, including Arkansas.