Scott earned All-America honors from Parade, Prep Star (Dream Team), SuperPrep and USA Today as a high school senior. He was Scout.com's No. 1-rated tailback in the 2008 class.
Scott was a three-time All-Conference first team performer and garnered All-State honors his junior and senior seasons. Scott rushed for 2,433 yards and 33 touchdowns as a senior while leading St. Bonaventure High School to the state championship.
In addition, Colorado senior defensive tackle George Hypolite was named to the preseason All-Big 12 first team.
For a complete list of first-team selections, follow this link: 2008 Preseason All-Big 12 Football Team (Media Vote)