Razorbacks Basketball Signs Top-5 Ranked JUCO Prospect

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FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – Arkansas didn’t get the signature on National Signing Day but it did come through the following day as Daryl Macon signed his national letter of intent on Thursday.

Macon, who is the No. 3 ranked junior college prospect in the nation according to 247sports.com.

“Daryl has worked extremely hard to become one of the top scoring guards at the junior college level,” Arkansas coach Mike Anderson said. “Being from Little Rock, Daryl is a true Razorback at heart. He has a knack for scoring, an excellent work ethic and a great amount of toughness. He has incredible basketball IQ, can score off the dribble and light it up from outside. Daryl comes from a terrific family and we are thrilled to welcome him to the Arkansas basketball program. He is a special piece to our signing class that is off to a super start.”

The Little Rock Parkview product joins Adrio Bailey in this signing class as the forward from Louisiana signed on Wednesday.

Macon averaged 23 points, four rebounds and three assists last season at Holmes Community College (Miss.). He was named the Region XXIII Player of the Year as well as a first team NJCAA All-American.