Thursday, June 4, 2009
Landon Slone Transfers to Morehead
Former University of Kentucky walk on Landon Slone has transferred to Morehead State to play basketball for the Eagles. Slone, who is a Paintsville native, saw limited action for the Wildcats last season but quickly became a fan favorite for his hustle. Slone considered both Division II Northern Kentucky and Bellarmine but ultimately decided to stay in Division I. Slone will have to sit out his first season at Morehead although he does plan to appeal to the NCAA. Landon will not be on scholarship his first season but will have the opportunity to earn one for the remainder of his career at Morehead.