Num Name Pos Yr Ht Wt Hometown High School/Previous School
1 Jalen Catalon DB R-Fr 5-10 189 Mansfield, Texas Mansfield Legacy HS
1 KJ Jefferson QB R-Fr 6-3 236 Sardis, Miss. North Panola HS
2 Malik Hornsby QB Fr 6-2 183 Missouri City, Texas Fort Bend Marshall HS
2 Myles Slusher DB Fr 6-0 186 Broken Arrow, Okla. Broken Arrow HS
3 Koilan Jackson WR R-Jr 6-2 228 Little Rock, Ark. Joe T. Robinson HS
3 Nick Turner DB Fr 5-11 189 New Orleans, La. Brother Martin HS
4 Jarques McClellion DB R-Jr 6-0 188 Lake Worth, Fla. American Heritage School
4 Shamar Nash WR R-Fr 6-3 215 Memphis, Tenn. IMG Academy
5 Rakeem Boyd RB Sr 6-0 206 Houston, Texas Stratford HS / Independence CC (Kan.)
5 Dorian Gerald DL R-Sr 6-3 288 Florence, S.C. West Florence HS / College of the Canyons (Calif.)
6 Kendall Catalon WR R-So 5-9 182 Mansfield, Texas Mansfield Legacy HS / Southern
6 Jacorrei Turner DB Fr 6-2 193 Atlanta, Ga. Woodward Academy
7 Joe Foucha DB Jr 5-11 188 New Orleans, La. McDonogh 35 HS
7 Trey Knox WR So 6-5 207 Murfreesboro, Tenn. Blackman HS
8 Jerry Jacobs DB R-Sr 5-11 203 Atlanta, Ga. South Cobb HS / Arkansas State
8 Mike Woods WR Jr 6-1 196 Magnolia, Texas Magnolia HS
9 Greg Brooks Jr. DB So 5-11 185 Harvey, La. West Jefferson HS
9 John Stephen Jones QB R-So 5-11 202 Dallas, Texas Highland Park HS
10 Bumper Pool LB Jr 6-2 229 Lucas, Texas Lovejoy HS
10 De’Vion Warren WR Sr 5-10 186 Monroe, La. Ouachita Parish HS
11 Jaquayln Crawford WR R-So 5-10 172 Rockdale, Texas Rockdale HS / Oklahoma
11 Mataio Soli DL So 6-4 235 Douglasville, Ga. Douglas County HS
13 Julius Coates DL R-Jr 6-6 289 Rockford, Ill. Guilford HS / East Mississippi CC
14 Nathan Parodi DB R-So 5-9 175 Austin, Texas Lake Travis HS
13 Feleipe Franks QB R-Sr 6-6 228 Crawfordsville, Fla. Wakulla HS / Florida
14 Cade Pearson QB R-So 6-3 223 Texarkana, Texas Texas HS / North Texas
15 Simeon Blair DB R-So 5-10 204 Pine Bluff, Ark. Pine Bluff HS
15 Braden Bratcher QB Fr 5-11 172 Little Rock, Ark. Pulaski Academy
16 Treylon Burks WR So 6-3 232 Warren, Ark. Warren HS
16 Malik Chavis DB R-Fr 6-2 194 Rison, Ark. Rison HS
17 Hudson Clark DB R-Fr 6-2 176 Dallas, Texas Highland Park HS
17 J.T. Towers LB Fr 6-4 205 Little Rock, Ark. Joe T. Robinson HS
17 John David White WR R-Fr 5-11 171 Little Rock, Ark. Pulaski Academy
18 Jack Lindsey QB R-Sr 6-2 206 Fayetteville, Ark. Springdale HS
18 Myles Mason DB Jr 6-2 204 Trussville, Ala. Hewitt-Trussville HS
19 Tyson Morris WR R-Sr 6-1 202 Helena-West Helena, Ark. Fayetteville HS / Central Oklahoma
19 Khari Johnson DB Fr 6-0 189 Boston, Mass. Suffield Academy
20 Jordon Curtis DB R-Jr 6-0 176 Jenks, Okla. Jenks HS
20 Dominique Johnson RB Fr 6-1 240 Crowley, Texas Crowley HS
21 Montaric Brown DB R-Jr 6-0 190 Ashdown, Ark. Ashdown HS
22 Deon Edwards LB R-Sr 6-1 218 Clermont, Fla. Lake Minneola HS
22 Trelon Smith RB R-So 5-9 185 Houston, Texas Cy Ridge HS / Arizona State
23 Devin Bush DB R-Fr 6-0 200 New Orleans, La. Edna Karr HS
23 Josh Oglesby RB R-So 5-8 174 Katy, Texas Katy HS
24 A’Montae Spivey RB R-Fr 6-1 188 Phenix City, Ala. Central HS
24 LaDarrius Bishop DB R-So 6-0 192 Ashdown, Ark. Ashdown HS
25 Zach Zimos LB R-Fr 6-4 225 Sugar Land, Texas Fort Bend Travis HS
26 Micahh Smith DB R-Sr 6-0 211 Marshall, Texas Marshall HS
27 Hayden Henry LB Sr 6-2 229 Little Rock, Ark. Pulaski Academy
28 Reid Bauer P R-So 5-11 205 Magnolia, Texas Magnolia HS
28 Andrew Parker LB R-So 6-2 235 New Orleans, La. Sophie B Wright HS
29 Asa Shearin LB R-Fr 6-1 221 Jonesboro, Ark. Jonesboro HS
30 Levi Draper LB R-Jr 6-1 223 Collinsville, Okla. Collinsville HS/Oklahoma
31 Grant Morgan LB R-Sr 5-11 222 Greenwood, Ark. Greenwood HS
32 Reid Turner RB R-Fr 5-10 181 Farmington, Ark. Farmington HS
33 Kelin Burrle LB Fr 6-0 212 Harvey, La. Helen Cox HS
33 Karch Gardiner WR R-Fr 5-9 176 El Paso, Texas Del Valle HS
34 Martaveous Brown DB Jr 6-0 182 Marianna, Ark. Lee County HS/Arkansas Tech
35 A.J. Reed K R-Sr 5-11 186 Prattville, Ala. Prattville HS/Duke
35 Jake Yurachek LB R-So 6-0 233 Friendswood, Texas Friendswood HS / Colorado
37 Eric Thomas Jr. LB Fr 6-3 248 Pensacola, Fla. Booker T. Washington HS
38 Jon Conley DB R-Fr 6-0 169 Fayetteville, Ark. Fayetteville HS
39 H.T. Fountain LS Sr 6-0 233 Flomaton, Ala. Lindsey Wilson/Escambia Academy
40 George Caratan P Jr 6-2 213 Pacific Palisades, Calif. St. Thomas More HS/Michigan
41 T.J. Hammonds WR R-Sr 5-10 192 Little Rock, Ark. Joe T. Robinson HS
42 Sam Loy P R-Sr 6-1 190 San Clemente, Calif. Santa Margarita Catholic HS / Colorado
42 Jonathan Marshall DL R-Sr 6-3 317 Shepherd, Texas Shepherd HS
43 Brooks Both LB Fr 6-0 225 Harrison, Ark. Harrison HS
43 Cedric Johnson LB R-So 6-0 200 Dallas, Texas University of Mary
44 Andy Boykin DL Fr 6-4 314 Lagrange, Ga. Troup County HS
44 Cameron Vail DB R-So 6-1 197 Bryant, Ark. Bryant HS
45 Jackson Woodard LB Fr 6-3 227 Little Rock, Ark. Little Rock Christian Academy
46 Nathan Bax TE R-Fr 6-4 238 Jefferson City, Mo. Helias Catholic HS / Illinois State
48 Jordan Silver LS R-Jr 6-1 228 Branson, Mo. Branson HS
48 Nicholas Fulwider DL R-So 6-7 301 Tyrone, Ga. Sandy Creek HS
49 McKinley Williams LB R-So 6-1 210 Sheridan, Ark. Sheridan HS
50 Eric Gregory DL R-Fr 6-4 283 Memphis, Tenn. IMG Academy
50 Chibueze Nwanna OL R-Sr 6-7 338 Hyattsville, Md. Northwestern HS / Lackawanna CC
51 Ricky Stromberg OL So 6-4 311 Tulsa, Okla. Union HS
53 John Oehrlein LS R-Fr 6-1 228 Austin, Texas Westlake HS
53 Eli Chism LS Fr 6-2 224 Shreveport, La. Calvary Baptist Academy
54 Austin Nix OL R-So 6-2 312 Texarkana, Ark. Arkansas HS
54 Jashaud Stewart DL Fr 6-2 223 Jonesboro, Ark. Jonesboro HS
55 Beaux Limmer OL R-Fr 6-5 293 Tyler, Texas Tyler Lee HS
56 Marcus Henderson OL Fr 6-5 284 Memphis, Tenn. Memphis University School
56 Zach Williams DL So 6-4 246 Little Rock, Ark. Joe T. Robinson HS
57 Shane Clenin OL R-Jr 6-6 316 Festus, Mo. Jefferson HS
62 Brady Latham OL R-Fr 6-5 296 Jenks, Okla. Jenks HS
66 Ty Clary OL Sr 6-4 298 Fayetteville, Ark. Fayetteville HS
67 Payton Simpson OL Fr 6-4 360 Bentonville, Ark. Bentonville HS
70 Luke Jones OL R-So 6-5 294 Little Rock, Ark. Pulaski Academy / Notre Dame
71 Ryan Winkel OL R-So 6-6 307 Memphis, Tenn. Christian Brothers HS
72 Drew Vest OL R-Fr 6-6 299 Searcy, Ark. Searcy HS
73 Noah Gatlin OL R-So 6-7 307 Jonesboro, Ark. Jonesboro HS
74 Jalen St. John OL Fr 6-5 359 St. Louis, Mo. Trinity Catholic HS
75 Ray Curry Jr. OL Fr 6-5 320 Memphis, Tenn. White Station HS
76 Myron Cunningham OL R-Sr 6-7 325 Warren, Ohio Warren G. Harding HS / Iowa Central CC
78 Dalton Wagner OL R-Jr 6-9 319 Spring Grove, Ill. Richmond Burton HS
79 Dylan Rathcke OL R-Fr 6-5 290 Baton Rouge, La. University Lab HS
80 Matthew Phillips K/P R-So 5-10 175 Brentwood, Tenn. Brentwood HS
80 Collin Sutherland TE Fr 6-5 251 Flower Mound, Texas Marcus HS
81 Darin Turner WR Fr 6-3 208 Memphis, Tenn. Central HS
82 Hudson Henry TE R-Fr 6-5 249 Little Rock, Ark. Pulaski Academy
85 Harper Cole WR Fr 5-9 179 Aurora, Ill. Waubonsie Valley HS
86 Kevin Compton WR Fr 6-2 176 Pine Bluff, Ark. Watson Chapel HS
87 Blake Kern TE R-Sr 6-4 269 Lamar, Ark. Lamar HS
89 Blayne Toll TE Fr 6-5 234 Hazen, Ark. Hazen HS
90 Vito Calvaruso K Fr 6-2 182 Jefferson City, Mo. Helias Catholic HS
90 Marcus Miller DL R-Fr 6-5 307 Warren, Ark. Warren HS
91 Taurean Carter DL R-Fr 6-3 291 Mansfield, Texas Mansfield Legacy HS
92 Elias Hale DL R-Sr 6-4 251 Fayetteville, Ark. Fayetteville HS
93 Isaiah Nichols DL R-So 6-3 281 Springdale, Ark. Springdale HS
94 David Porter DL R-Jr 6-3 226 Little Rock, Ark. Joe T. Robinson HS
95 Morgan Hanna DL R-Fr 6-4 221 Greenwood, Ark. Greenwood HS
97 Xavier Kelly DL R-Sr 6-5 311 Wichita, Kan. East HS/Clemson
99 Enoch Jackson Jr. DL R-Fr 6-0 298 Mansfield, Texas Mansfield Legacy HS
2020-21 Coaches
Name Position Alma Mater
Sam Pittman Head Coach Pittsburg State (1986)
Barry Odom Associate Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator/Safeties Missouri (2000)
Scott Fountain Assistant Head Coach/Special Teams Coordinator Samford (1988)
Kendal Briles Offensive Coordinator Houston (2005)
Sam Carter Cornerbacks TCU (2015)
Jon Cooper Tight Ends Oklahoma (2009)
Brad Davis Offensive Line Oklahoma (2003)
Derrick LeBlanc Defensive Line Northwestern State (1997)
Rion Rhoades Linebackers Northwestern Oklahoma State (1998)
Jimmy Smith Running Backs Fayetteville State (2002)
Justin Stepp Wide Receivers Furman (2007)
Jamil Walker Director of Strength & Conditioning Coach Wisconsin (2008)
Ed Ellis Sr. Associate Director of Strength & Conditioning Alabama (1987)
Emmanuel Hibbler Associate Director of Strength & Conditioning Wheaton College (2012)
Nick Tulloch Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach W. Connecticut State (2016)
Chris Hightower Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach Georgia (2016)
2020-21 Support Staff
Name Position
Jake Rosch Director of Football Equipment Operations
Dave Polanski Associate Director of Sports Medicine (Football)
Patrick Doherty Director of Football Operations
Amanda Gilpin Assistant Director of Football Operations
Fernando Velasco Director of Player Development
Michael Anthony Quality Control - Offense
Joseph Henry Quality Control - Offense
Mark Cala Quality Control - Offense
Michael Scherer Quality Control - Defense
Kenji Jackson Quality Control - Defense
Mike Krysl Special Teams Analyst
Kevin Johnson Graduate Assistant - Offense
Brandon Lewis Graduate Assistant - Defense
Kresean Reed Graduate Assistant - Defense
Ryan Yurachek Graduate Assistant - Offense
Bobby Allen Director of High School and NFL Relations
Joshua Thompson Executive Director of Recruiting
Cody Vincent Assistant Director of Recruiting / Graphic Design
Dustin West Associate Athletic Trainer
Callie Conway Director of On-Campus Recruiting
Madison Pool Associate Director of On-Campus Recruiting
Alex Dale Personnel Assistant
Tyler Butler Director of Personnel for Defense & Head Coach
Jesse Stone Director of Personnel for Offense
Dustin Shippey Director of Football Video
Brooks Cockrell Assistant Director of Football Video / Creative Media
Aaron Sisk Assistant Director of Football Video
Clarinda Carr Administrative Assistant to Head Coach
Laurie Hicks Administrative Assistant to Assistant Coaches
Michele Clements Administrative Assistant