Scott played his high school basketball at Rushville (IN) High School and continued his playing career at Franklin College. At Franklin College, Scott was a four year starter, three year team captain, graduated as the schools all time leading rebounder, was 5th in career scoring and led the team his senior year to the national championship tournament. Scott has been coaching girls basketball since 1987. During this time he has coached 19 teams to the aau national tournament with 11 teams finishing in the top 6 in the nation. Scott has coached over 100 girls who have gone on to play Division I and Division II college basketball, one Miss Indiana Basketball, multiple Indiana All-Stars and 5 players who have gone on to play professional basketball. Scott continues to coach elite girls basketball teams. Scott also coaches 8th grade softball at Creekside and works in the Special Education Department at Creekside.