TE - FR - 6-4 - 241 - Little Rock, Ark. (Catholic HS)
Uekman committed to Arkansas early in the summer of 2009 and is regarded as one of the top prospects in the state. He is ranked as the No. 23 tight end in the nation and the No. 5 recruit in the state of Arkansas by Rivals.com. He was named to the Associated Press Arkansas Super Team as a senior. In 2009, he had 56 receptions for 600 yards and six touchdowns. As a junior, he was hampered by a deep thigh bruise throughout the season, but had 54 catches for five touchdowns. He was coached at Catholic High School by Ellis Register. Uekman also plays basketball for Catholic High School and is considered one of the top players in the state. He was also recruited by Alabama, Auburn, LSU, Louisville, Nebraska and Ole Miss.