82 Chad Scott
82 Chad Scott
Height: 6-0
Weight: 187
Year: R-Jr.
Hometown: Suwanee, Ga.
High School: North Gwinnett
Position: WR

2014 — Earned starts in four games and saw action in 10 of the Paladins’ 12 contests....caught 20 passes for 257 yards and four touchdowns...returned three punts for 31 yards...hauled in a season high four catches for 47 yards against Gardner-Webb (13-3 win)...recorded his first touchdown catch (43 yards) versus Presbyterian...hauled in a 7-yard, fourth quarter touchdown pass against No. 3 ranked Coastal Carolina to tie the game at 28-28 and force overtime (37-31, 2OT loss)...had 28 and 27-yard touchdown catches versus VMI and The Citadel, respectively...named to the SoCon Academic Honor Roll.  2013 — Contributed eight receptions for 92 yards in his first season of action...earned playing time in 12 of 14 games and notched a pair of starts, his first coming against Western Carolina (32-20 win)...first reception covered 14 yards against Coastal Carolina...had a season high two catches for 23 yards versus 13th-ranked LSU...named to the SoCon Academic Honor Roll.  2012 — Member of scout team...named to SoCon Academic Honor Roll.

High School:  2012 graduate of North Gwinnett (5A) High School, where he was a teammate of Furman linebacker Carl Rider...football coach was Bob Sphire...played wide receiver and  returned punts...caught a school record 71 passes for 890 yards and 12 touchdowns in 2011 in helping North Gwinnett to an 11-2 record, region championship, and state playoffs...was a second team Gwinnett Daily Post All-County honoree...member of three region title teams that combined to go 21-0 in region play and 34-5 overall...also competed in track.

Personal:  Full name is Chad Robert Scott...born January 17, 1994, in Irvine, California...son of Chuck and Julie Scott...has a brother, Caleb, and a sister, Jenna...father played football at Vanderbilt and spent two years in the NFL with the Los Angeles Rams and Dallas Cowboys...economics major.