#21 Montaric Brown

DB | R-Fr | 6-0 | 187 | Ashdown, Ark. | Ashdown HS

2017 (FRESHMAN): Redshirted during his first year on campus.

HIGH SCHOOL: Consensus four-star prospect by ESPN, Rivals, Scout and 247Sports … No. 1 ranked player in Arkansas by Rivals, Scout and 247Sports … Tabbed a top 200 player in the Class of 2017 by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Ranked the No. 113 overall prospect and No. 12 safety by 247Sports … Earned a scout grade of 82 and the No. 191 position on the ESPN300 as the No. 12 safety … Pegged the No. 172 overall prospect and No. 16 safety by Scout … Tabbed the No. 163 overall prospect, No. 18 safety and the top player in the state of Arkansas in the 247Sports Composite ranking … Played for the East Team at the U.S. Army All-American game making three tackles in the 27-17 win over the West … Made 110 tackles and recorded seven interceptions as a senior at Ashdown High School … Returned one interception for a 71-yard TD while also hauling in 52 receptions on offense for 813 yards and seven scores … As a junior in 2015, he recorded 122 tackles and five interceptions, highlighted by three for touchdowns … Also had seven total TDs on offense and kick returns … Chose Arkansas over Alabama, Auburn, LSU, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Baylor, Missouri and others.

PERSONAL: Born on Aug. 24, 1999 … Son of Danica Richard and Patrick Brown, and stepson of Eddie Richard.