By Otis Kirk
Arkansas has extended a preferred walk-on offer (PWO) to Memphis (Tenn.) Briarcrest Christian Class of 2019 tight end Richard Hunt.
The 6-foot-7, 232-pound Hunt announced the offer on Twitter on Wednesday night.
— Richard Hunt (@Richardhunt87) October 18, 2018
This season, Briarcrest Christian is 5-3 and takes on Jackson North Side on Friday night. This season, Hunt has caught five passes for 81 yards and two touchdowns.
Arkansas has one tight end committed in the Class of 2019. Pulaski Academy’s Hudson Henry chose Arkansas over a long list of national powers around the nation.
Other known recruits to have a PWO from the Hogs are Shiloh Christian offensive lineman Logan Kallesen, Searcy offensive tackle Andrew Vest and Conway quarterback Jovoni Johnson.