Brandon Lewis | DE | 6-5 | 235 | Memphis, Tenn. (Ridgeway HS)
Lewis was one of Arkansas' first commitments for the Class of 2012. In 2011, he was named an All-State performer after recording 74 tackles, 11 sacks, six forced fumbles, four quarterback hurries, one fumble recovery and one blocked field goal while helping lead Ridgeway to the quarterfinals of the 5A state playoffs. He made 11 sacks during his junior season as the Roadrunners won 13 games before falling in the state semifinals. Lewis also played basketball for Ridgeway, which is considered one of the best teams in the state. He chose Arkansas after also receiving interest from Mississippi State, Ole Miss, Clemson and Auburn. He was coached at Ridgeway by Duron Sutton, where he was teammates with fellow signee Cordale Boyd.