Eric Hawkins | WR | 5-11 | 170 | Longview, Texas (Longview HS)
A speedy receiver who also ran track in high school, Hawkins was named the District 11-5A Offensive MVP and a first-team all-district selection in 2011. He caught 41 passes for 994 yards and 10 touchdowns to help lead the Lobos to their eighth straight district title and the third round of the state playoffs. He battled injuries throughout his junior season and finished with 300 yards and two touchdowns as Longview played its way into the semifinal round of the state playoffs and finished the season 10-5. At the 2011 state championships track meet, he finished second in the 200-meter dash with a time of 21.10 seconds and fourth in the 100 with a 10.51 clocking. In 2010, he finished third in the 200 and fourth in the 100 at the state championships. Hawkins chose Arkansas over TCU, Texas A&M and Oklahoma State. He was coached at Longview by John King.