FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Arkansas received major recruiting news Monday as 4-star 2018 linebacker Bumper Pool announced his commitment to the Razorbacks.
Pool (6-foot-2, 215 pounds) is the No. 5 inside linebacker and No. 17 prospect in Texas for the class. He also holds offers from 10 other Power 5 Conference programs, including Alabama, LSU, Michigan and Texas A&M. He has attended several Arkansas games, including the Hogs’ win over No. 11 Florida last Saturday.
In his announcement, Pool stated he is fulfilling his childhood dream by committed to play at Arkansas.
Pool is the Hogs second commit in the 2018 class. Quarterback Connor Noland, a 4-star recruit from Greenwood (Ark.) High School, committed in July. He and 2017 wide receiver commit Koilan Jackson recently indicated to SEC Country both have developed close relationships with Pool.
— Bumper (@bumperpool10) November 8, 2016
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