Named preseason All-SEC first team by USA Today ... On the preseason watch list for the Paul Hornung Award, given annually to the most versatile player in the nation ... On the preseason watch list for top punt returner (College Football Performance Awards) ... Returning starter at running back ... Will also return kicks and punts ... Big playmaker on offense ... Needs to accept leadership role ... Ran for 24 yards on nine carries, caught two passes for 16 yards and returned a kick for 25 yards in the Grove Bowl ...
Played in 10 games with nine starts ... Tied for 10th in the SEC with seven touchdowns (six rushing, one punt return) ... Finished eighth in the league at 101.4 all-purpose ypg ... Would have led the SEC and ranked second in the NCAA in punt returns (17.2 ypr) if met minimum number of returns ... Helped Ole Miss rank third nationally in punt return average (15.6 ypr) as a team ... Led Ole Miss with 529 rushing yards on 116 carries and ranked fourth on the team with 15 receptions (for 99 yards) ... Had two 100-yard rushing games and two 200 all-purpose yard games in 2011 ... Named midseason All-SEC third team by Phil Steele ... Earned second letter.
Played in 10 games, with six starts ... Ranked third in the SEC and 20th in the nation in kickoff returns in just four games fielding kicks (27.7 ypr) ... Finished third on the team in all-purpose yards (87.0 ypg) and third in rushing (42.9 ypg) with three rushing TDs ... Also collected five passes for 25 yards ... Earned first letter.
Named to the PrepStar preseason All-Region team ... Earned first team All-Dade honors from the Miami Herald as a junior and second team All-State honors from the Florida Sports Writers Association ... Rated as the No. 53 RB in the nation by Scout.com ... Ranked the No. 88 athlete in the country by ESPN.com ... Rushed for 554 yards and 10 TD's in only five games as a senior ... Ran for 1,393 yards and 23 TD's as a junior ... Coached in high school by Jorge Zagales ...
Son of Jeff Scott ... Born: Jan. 26, 1991 ... Enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts.
09/16/2013 - WEEK 3 SEC SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Jeff Scott, PR/RB, Ole Miss,...Returned a punt 73 yards for an electrifying touchdown in leading Ole Miss to a 44-23 victory at Texas...Finished with a career-high 243 all-purpose yards, including a career-high 164 rushing yards and another TD...The punt return score marked the second of his career and the longest return...Moved into fourth on the school's all-time all-purpose yardage list with 3,421 yards. - SEC football
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