The Benton Courier

Hogs add Dodge City Community College tight end Greg Genross

By Otis Kirk

FAYETTEVILLE -- In the new world of college football, it’s add some players and see some leave.

The latest news for Arkansas is the Razorbacks adding Dodge City (Kan.) Community College tight end Greg Genross. The 6-foot-7, 230-pound Genross was recently named to the first-team All-Jayhawk Conference team.

He took an official visit to Arkansas the weekend of the FIU game. Genross was impressed with everything about the Hogs,

“The visit was very nice,” Genross said. “Definitely a big difference in facility wise from

JUCO. The environment was nice, the people were nice. I liked it and enjoyed it.”

He has caught 15 passes for 172 yards and two touchdowns in eight games. Originally from The Bronx in New York and John F. Kennedy

High School, Genross has offers to Mississippi State, Houston, West Virginia, New Mexico State, Troy, Texas State and Utah State in addition to the Razorbacks.

Genross and his teammates will face New Mexico Military Institute tonight in the Excel Energy Wool Bowl in Roswell, N.M.

He will enroll at Arkansas in January. He will compete against Luke Hasz and others for playing time at tight end.

Arkansas also recently added Michigan State transfer offensive lineman Keyshaun Blackstock, 6-5, 315.





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