Landon Marcum - Football - University of Kentucky Athletics 43


  • position Outside Linebacker
  • height 6-2
  • Weight 187
  • class Sophomore
  • Hometown Winchester, Ky.
  • High school George Rogers Clark

2023 – Freshman
• Practiced with the team
• SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

High School
• A two-year starter at defensive end for head coach Joe Chirico at George Rogers Clark
• Totaled 84 tackles, including 11.0 tackles for loss and 8.5 sacks in 11 games as a senior, helping the Cardinal
• Ranked one of the Commonwealth’s top 25 tacklers
• Named to the All Big Things Team and earned a first-team All-District nod
• Member of the Cardinal Scholar program, meaning he graduated with a cumulative weighted GPA of 3.75 or higher based on seven semesters
• Also a member of the National Honor Society and the Beta Club

• Born in Lexington, Kentucky
• Son of Jama and Gary Marcum
• Has one sister, Paiton Marcum
• Major is pre-accounting

Landon Says
• His dream job is to be a stock trader
• Three words to describe him are mature, athletic and fun
• The one person who motivates him to work harder is his dad
• His go-to Karaoke song is anything by Zach Bryan
• He chose Kentucky because it’s always been a dream to play for the Wildcats

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