Jamarion Wilcox - Football - University of Kentucky Athletics 10


  • position Running Back
  • height 5-10
  • Weight 184
  • class Redshirt Freshman
  • Hometown Douglasville, Ga.
  • High school South Paulding

High School
• Considered a four-star prospect and ranked as the No. 9 running back nationally and No. 8 player in Georgia by
• Moved to Georgia from Ohio as a sophomore in 2020
• Coached by Sumo Robinson at South Paulding High School
• Finished his career with 4,119 yards rushing and 58 total scores
• Helped the Spartans advance to the Georgia 6A Round Two Playoff Game and to an 8-4 record as a senior in 2022
• Totaled 2,382 all-purpose yards, had 229 rushes for 2,059 rushing yards and scored 30 total touchdowns as a senior
• Earned Region 5-6A Offensive Player of the Year honors and All-State First Team
• Named RB Most Valuable Player of the Under Armour All-America Camp in Atlanta in February of 2022
• Had 202 rushes for 1,542 yards and 23 touchdowns as a junior
• Also had 14 catches for 235 yards and two scores
• Named Georgia Elite Classic MVP as a sophomore
• Also played outside linebacker and strong safety for the Spartans
• An all-around athlete who also wrestled
• Qualified for Georgia’s 6A tournament as a sophomore in the 182-pound weight class
• Chose Kentucky over Auburn, Clemson and Ohio State

• Born in Cincinnati, Ohio
• Raised in Atlanta, Georgia
• Son of Sheena Wilcox and Scott Neblett
• Major is community and leadership development

Jamarion Says
• Most people don’t know that can dance, sing and tumble
• If he had to eat one meal the rest of his life he would choose fries and rice
• In 10 years, he would like to be a billionaire
• His favorite karaoke song is “Tennessee Whiskey” by Chris Stapleton
• Two words to describe himself on the field are aggressive and elusive

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