Arkansas announces RB Collins at 23rd signee
Arkansas coach Bret Bielema has announced Florida running back
Alex Collins as the 23rd member of his first signing class with the
The 5-foot-11, 207-pound Collins was listed as the No. 13
running back in the country by Rivals.com. He verbally committed to
Arkansas on Monday night before canceling a Wednesday news
conference at which he was expected to sign.
Collins did sign Thursday morning, choosing the Razorbacks over
Miami, Florida State, Florida and Wisconsin. He’s the second
running back in Arkansas’ recruiting class, which Rivals.com ranked
as No. 26 in the country.
He’s also the fourth signee for the Razorbacks from Florida, a
recruiting hotbed for Bielema while he was at Wisconsin.