September 28, 2006

Dial ringing up the hits

In April, Arkansas received its first and only out-of-state commitment for the 2007 recruiting class when Jenks, Okla., linebacker prospect Tim Dial announced his intentions to sign with the Razorbacks.

Arkansas was fortunate to get an early evaluation on Dial, 6-foot-3, 210 pounds, last year when Jenks played Union early in the season. Current UA assistant and former Springdale head coach Gus Malzahn was at the game scouting Jenks, Springdale's next opponent. Dial broke his hand in that game after registering 11 tackles from his free safety spot. College teams did not get a chance to see him at full speed in person. This season, Dial is having a solid senior campaign.

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