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Kenny Scott
Kenny Scott

Hometown:
Daytona Beach, Fla.

High School:
Seabreeze

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 185

Position:
Cornerback

Birthdate:
01/21/1985

Experience:
2003-06



12/02/2006

Football - ACC Championship

ACC Football Championship - Georgia Tech vs. Wake Forest

Final bio (with clips) in PDF format

AT TECH: Three-year starter at cornerback . . . Had five career interceptions and returned two of them for touchdowns . . . Career totals also include 159 tackles, 7.5 tackles for loss and 20 pass breakups . . . Handled kickoff returns as a freshman . . . Selected to play in the East-West Shrine Game following his senior season.

2006: Had 50 tackles, two interceptions and 10 pass breakups . . . Season-high eight tackles, an interception and two pass breakups in win over Maryland . . . Intercepted a pass in the end zone in Tech's 7-0 shutout of North Carolina that clinched the ACC Coastal Division . . . Had a key third-down pass breakup in end zone in win over Miami . . . Eight tackles with two tackles for loss, including a sack, against Wake Forest . . . Helped Tech rank ninth in the nation in pass efficiency defense . . . Declared academically ineligible for Tech's bowl game . . . Preseason first-team all-ACC choice by The Sporting News, as well as a third-team selection by Athlon.

2005: Collected 56 tackles, two interceptions and five pass breakups . . . Helped the Tech defense rank in the Top 25 nationally in total defense (22nd), rushing defense (13th), pass efficiency defense (23rd), scoring defense (23rd), interceptions (6th) and turnover margin (15th) . . .

Scored Tech's first touchdown in win over Connecticut when he grabbed an interception and returned in 21 yards for a score . . . Made the defensive plays of the game in Tech's 10-9 win over Clemson . . . After Tech took its first lead at 10-6 with eight minutes left, Clemson's Aaron Kelly returned the ensuing kickoff 81 yards to the Tech 19. On third-and-goal from the four, Clemson quarterback Charlie Whitehurst had Chansi Stuckey open in the corner of the end zone, but Scott knocked the ball away at the last second, forcing the Tigers to settle for a field goal and preserving Tech's lead . . . On Clemson's next possession, he made the tackle on third down, and then his fourth-down stop at the Tech 38 with two minutes left ended the Tigers' threat . . . Finished with six tackles and two pass breakups as Tech held Clemson without a touchdown . . . Career-high 10 tackles against Virginia . . . Had six tackles and an interception against NC State.

2004: Sealed Tech's win at NC State by returning an interception 49 yards for a touchdown in the final minute . . . That was the Jackets' first defensive touchdown since the 2001 season . . . Had a fumble recovery against Virginia Tech to set up a Yellow Jacket touchdown . . . Career-high seven tackles against both Virginia Tech and NC State . . . Had tackles for loss against North Carolina, Miami and Samford . . . Broke up two passes in Tech's outstanding defensive effort at Maryland . . . Finished the season with 43 tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss and five pass breakups.

2003: Tech's primary kickoff returner who handled 35 of the team's 48 returns . . . Averaged 22.3 yards per return . . . Had a 90-yard return against NC State as he nearly became the first Yellow Jacket to return a kickoff for a touchdown since 1998, but he was tackled at the 10-yard line . . . Also played on kickoff and punt coverage, making 10 tackles . . . Made a huge play in his first game with a blocked punt against BYU; Tech recovered the ball for a touchdown.

HIGH SCHOOL: Second-team prep all-America by USA Today . . . Rated the No. 37 player and the fifth best cornerback in the nation by Rivals . . . Ranked the nation's No. 8 cornerback by Tom Lemming . . . Member of PrepStar's Dream Team All-America squad . . . Tabbed to the Super Southern 100 by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution . . . Rated the No. 11 prospect in Florida by the Orlando Sentinel . . . Ranked the No. 16 player in Florida and one of the Top 101 players in the Southeast by BorderWars . . . Member of the Florida Times-Union Florida Super 75 . . . First-team all-state (Class 3-A) by the Florida Sportswriters Association . . . Also a standout prep running back who gained over 1,000 yards as a senior . . . Played for coach Mark Beach at Seabreeze High.

PERSONAL: Full name is Kenneth Morrel Scott . . . Parents are Kenneth Scott, Sr., and Sharon Scott . . . Born Jan. 21, 1985 . . . Majoring in Management.

GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
2006	P-A-T	TFL	Sks	FC	FR	Int	PB
Notre Dame*	7-0-7	0	0	0	0	0	0
Samford*	1-0-1	1-4	0	0	0	0	0
Troy*	1-0-1	0	0	0	0	0	0
Virginia*	4-0-4	0	0	0	0	0	0
Va Tech*	0-0-0	0	0	0	0	0	2
Maryland*	5-3-8	0	0	0	0	1-6	2
Clemson*	1-1-2	0	0	0	0	0	2
Miami*	3-1-4	0	0	0	0	0	2
NC State*	3-1-4	0	0	0	0	0	1
UNC*	7-0-7	1-2	0	0	0	1-0	0
Duke*	0-1-1	0	0	0	0	0	0
Georgia*	2-1-3	0	0	0	0	0	1
Wake*	7-1-8	2-7	1-4	0	0	0	0
West Va		DNP

2005 P-A-T TFL Sks FC FR Int PB Auburn* 4-1-5 0 0 0 0 0 0 UNC* 2-0-2 0 0 0 0 0 1 UConn* 1-1-2 0 0 0 0 1-21 (TD) 0 Va Tech* 2-2-4 0 0 0 0 0 0 NC State* 1-5-6 0 0 0 0 1-5 0 Duke* 3-0-3 0 0 0 0 0 0 Clemson* 5-1-6 0 0 0 0 0 2 Forest* 1-1-2 0 0 0 0 0 0 Virginia* 9-1-10 0 0 0 0 0 0 Miami* 3-0-3 0 0 0 0 0 1 Georgia* 7-2-9 0 0 0 0 0 1 Utah* 4-0-4 1-1 0 1 0 0 0

2004 P-A-T TFL Sks FC FR Int PB Samford* 2-3-5 1-3 0 0 0 0 0 Clemson* 5-0-5 0 0 0 0 0 1 UNC 1-1-2 0.5-1 0 0 0 0 0 Miami* 1-2-3 1-6 0 0 0 0 0 Maryland* 1-1-2 0 0 0 0 0 2 Duke* 1-0-1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Va Tech* 4-3-7 0 0 0 1-0 0 0 NC State* 7-0-7 0 0 0 0 1-49 (TD) 0 UConn* 1-2-3 0 0 0 0 0 0 Virginia* 3-1-4 0 0 0 0 0 0 Georgia* 3-0-3 0 0 0 0 0 1 Syracuse* 1-0-1 0 0 0 0 0 1

2003 KOR Yds TD LP BYU 2 30 0 25 Auburn 1 20 0 20 Florida State 2 38 0 20 Clemson 4 59 0 32 Vanderbilt 2 29 0 17 NC State 3 154 0 90 Wake Forest 1 24 0 24 Maryland 1 29 0 29 Duke 2 48 0 26 North Carolina 3 48 0 29 Virginia 7 146 0 35 Georgia 5 97 0 27 Tulsa 2 57 0 29

CAREER STATISTICS KO Ret G KR Yds Avg TD LP 2003 13 35 779 22.3 0 90

Defense G-GS P-A Tkl TFL Sck FC FR Int TD PB BK 2003 13-0 6-4 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2004 12-11 30-13 43 2.5-10 0 0 1-0 1-49 1 5 0 2005 12-12 42-14 56 1-1 0 1 0 2-26 1 5 0 2006 13-13 41-9 50 4-13 1-4 0 0 2-6 0 10 0 Total 50-36 119-40 159 7.5-24 1-4 1 1-0 5-81 2 20 1

CAREER HIGHS Tackles: 10 vs. Virginia, 2005 KOR: 4 vs. Clemson, 2003 KOR Yards: 154 vs. NC State, 2003 Long: 90 vs. NC State, 2003 Tackles: 2 vs. Auburn, 2003; Duke, 2003

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