Women's Basketball

 
55 - Amanda Scott
Amanda Scott
Height: 6-3
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cullman, Ala.
High School: West Point
College: UAB
Position: F/C

2008-09 (UAB)... Appeared in 30 games while starting 10... averaged 3.0 points per game and 2.7 rebounds per game... was fourth on the team in three-pointers and led the team in blocks.

2007-08 (UAB)... Played in 28 games as a sophomore and moved into the starting lineup during league play for 16 games... averaged 4.8 points and 3.3 boards per game... hit 5-of-6 from the floor, including 3-of-3 from three-point range and 5-of-6 from the free throw line, for a career-high 18 points versus Rice... set a new career best in rebounds with 11 at Tulane... also had a personal-best four blocks against Mississippi State.

2006-07 (UAB)... Saw the floor in 30 games as a true freshman, earning a spot in the starting lineup in three of those contests... sank 39-of-96 from the field (.406), including 12-of-37 from behind the arc (.324)... scored 3.2 ppg and hauled in 2.4 rpg during the year... also tallied 12 blocks, 12 assists and a pair of steals ... blocked a career-high three shots in UAB's 73-69 overtime win at East Carolina (2/1)... scored a personal-best 11 points at Houston (2/24) by going 4-of-5 from the field, including 3-of-4 from three-point range.

High School
A standout at West Point High School, Amanda was a multi-talented athlete, participating in basketball, volleyball and track... named all-tournament, all-county and all-area honors in basketball all four years... earned all-region honors as a junior and senior, as well as second-team all-state as a sophomore and first-team all-state during her senior campaign... received the Cullman County Bill Shelton Award and named to the Birmingham News' Top 12 Seniors in 2006... averaged 18 ppg and 11 rpg during her final prep year... led her team to the Cullman County Tournament championship in 2006, as well as the Alabama Sweet 16 in 2005 and 2006... was honored as the MVP of her AAU team, the Alabama Twisters... also excelled in volleyball, earning all-tournament, all-county and all-area accolades during all four seasons, as well as all-region as a junior and senior... qualified for the state track & field meet in both the shot put and discus as a junior.

Personal
Daughter of Ronnie and Debra Scott... has one brother Ryan... sociology major... born April 15, 1988.