June 1, 2006

Razorbacks like Olive Branch defenders

Six prospects from Olive Branch, Miss., signed Division I letters of intent in February, and there are three more being highly sought by D-I schools for 2007.

Arkansas recruited several of the six D-I signees last year, but it did not work out in the end. The Razorbacks have offered outside linebacker Demantise Hill and K.J. Wright this year, both out of Olive Branch. Wright, 6-foot-5, 210 pounds, and Hill, 6-foot-1, 210 pounds, are strongly considering camping at Arkansas this summer.

"I've been getting calls from different schools telling me stuff and asking me to come to their camps this summer," Wright said. "Ole Miss, Alabama, Arkansas, Tennessee, those are the ones that have called recently.

"I'm going to try to make it to all of them, but I don't know which ones for sure I'm going to make."

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