Rusty Scott
Rusty Scott

RS Junior

Lincolnton, Ga.

High School:
Lincoln County

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 211



A fourth-year non-scholarship player who joined the roster in August 2011 ... Agood student who has made the Dean's List and the ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2014 (Redshirt Junior): Did not play ... Member of scout team.

2013 (Redshirt Sophomore): Saw action in two games - vs. Elon (Aug. 31) and Alabama A&M (Nov. 23) ... Did not record any stats.

2012 (Redshirt Freshman): Did not see game action ... Member of scout team.

2011 (True Freshman): Redshirted, did not play ... Joined program in August 2011.

High School: Lincoln County HS ... Played four seasons under coach Larry Campbell ... Played tight end and outside linebacker ... Served two years as team captain ... Helped lead team to regional titles in 2007, 2008 and 2009 ... Honorable mention all-state as senior ... Team offensive MVP as junior ... Also played four years of baseball, three seasons of basketball and ran 800-meters in track one season ... Was baseball team MVP as senior.

Personal: Full name is Lionel Colvin Scott ... Parents are Russell and Ann ... Russell played football at West Alabama ... Has one sibling, Amanda, who attends Georgia Tech and is on club rowing team ... Born May 2, 1993 in Augusta, Ga. ... Cousin, Brandon Barden, played football at Vanderbilt ... Majoring in mechanical engineering.

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