Brent Steven Scott (born June 15, 1971) is a retired American professional basketball player, formerly in the NBA. Scott was a 6'10", 250 lb (110 kg). center. Scott is currently an assistant coach at Virginia Commonwealth University.
|League||Atlantic 10 Conference|
|Born||June 15, 1971|
|Listed height||6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)|
|Listed weight||250 lb (113 kg)|
|High school||Everett (Lansing, Michigan)|
|NBA draft||1993 / Undrafted|
|1993–1995||Gymnastikos S. Larissas|
|1996||Portland Mountain Cats|
|1997||Atlantic City Seagulls|
|1998–1999||Viola Reggio Calabria|
|1999–2000||Real Madrid Baloncesto|
|2000–2001||Viola Reggio Calabria|
|2003–2004||Polaris World Murcia|
Scott played 16 games with the Indiana Pacers during the 1996–97 NBA season, averaging 1.2 points and 0.6 rebounds per game. He also played professionally in Poland (Anwil Wloclawek), Spain, Italy (for Olitalia Forli, Viola Reggio Calabria and Snaidero Udine) and Greece (Gymnastikos S. Larissas, PAOK and AEK Athens).
On June 25, 2007, Rice University announced that Scott would be an assistant basketball coach. He has since served in the same capacity at Louisiana State University and TCU, both under head coach Trent Johnson. On May 16, 2016, Scott returned to his alma mater Rice, after four years at TCU, to serve on Mike Rhoades staff. In March 2017, he joined Rhoades' staff at VCU.
- Tomlinson, Brett (2007-11-21). "The Captain Returns: Basketball's Sydney Johnson '97 has been 'a coach all along'". Princeton Alumni Weekly. Retrieved 2011-03-17.
- Former Rice alumnus named assistant coach