Harding WR Adams helps himself at Arkansas St.

Arkansas State held its pro day on March 18 with 12 teams in attendance, outdoors on FieldTurf.

Offensive lineman Derek Newton measured 6-foot-5 3/8-inches and weighed 314 pounds. He was at the combine, and stood on his numbers. Newton also did some positional workouts for the scouts.

Defensive lineman Bryan Hall 6-foot and ¾-inches, and weighed 295 pounds. Hall ran 4.91 and 4.92 in the 40, had a 30.6-inch vertical leap, a 9-2 broad jump, 4.73 short shuttle, 7.70 3-cone drill and 28 bench press reps.

Defensive back M.D. Jennings stood 5-foot-11 ¾-inches, and 187 pounds. Jennings ran 4.65 and 4.60 in the 40-yard dash, had a 35.6 vertical leap, 10-5 broad jump, 4.27 short shuttle, 7.23 3-cone drill and did 10 reps on the bench press.

Wide receiver Kurt Adams of Harding College looked very good. Adams was not a guy who was listed any place but his performance should get him a free-agent contract. Adams stood 6-foot-4 3/8-inches, and 197 pounds. He ran 4.52 and 4.55 in the 40-yard dash, had a 33.6-inch vertical jump, 9-5 broad jump, 4.52 short. 7.02 3-cone drill, and did 13 reps on the bench press.