South Carolina defensive lineman talks recruiting

He's big and strong with great quickness. He had 22 tackles for loss as a junior. He's being recruited by multiple SEC schools including Vanderbilt. Find out how this prospect feels about Vanderbilt and his strengths on the field.

DT Kenny Scott (6-2, 290, 5.10 forty)
Anderson, S.C. (T L Hanna HS)

VandyMania.com: What is the primary position you play? Do you play any other positions?
Kenny Scott: Defensive tackle. I also play offensive tackle.

VandyMania.com: Can you tell us some of your junior season stats, highlights and postseason honors?
Kenny Scott: 77 tackles, 22 of them for loss.

VandyMania.com: Has your team played yet this season?
Kenny Scott: This is our first game week and I think we are going to have a good team. The last two years we have been 11-2 and we hope to better on that this year.

VandyMania.com: What do you feel is your biggest strengths as a player?
Kenny Scott: I'd say I have pretty good vision on the field. As soon as the ball is snapped I can tell where it is going to go.

VandyMania.com: What schools are currently recruiting you?
Kenny Scott: Vanderbilt, Georgia Tech, North Carolina, Maryland, LSU, and Tennessee.

VandyMania.com: Who has offered you scholarships?
Kenny Scott: LSU, Georgia Tech and Vanderbilt.

VandyMania.com: What schools do you think you are leaning towards right now?
Kenny Scott: I'm not really sure. I'm not going to play favorites just yet. I'm going to focus on the season a little bit.

VandyMania.com: What are some of the things you like about Vanderbilt?
Kenny Scott: The team is getting better and better each year. They have the same coaching staff that Furman had and that staff took Furman to the National Championship game. That's what I like about them . . . and they have a great college, education wise.

VandyMania.com: What coach is recruiting you from Vanderbilt?
Kenny Scott: Coach Cain.

VandyMania.com: How are they telling you you'd be utilized at Vandy?
Kenny Scott: I'm pretty sure it's defensive line.

VandyMania.com: When do you plan on making a college choice?
Kenny Scott: I'm not sure yet, I guess at the beginning of September.

VandyMania.com: You go to T. L. Hanna, the school that was featured in the movie "Radio," have you met the guy the movie was about?
Kenny Scott: I haven't met him but I've seen him there.

VandyMania.com: Did they actually film it in Anderson?
Kenny Scott: It wasn't actually filmed in Anderson. It was filmed near here in a smaller town that was more like it was here back when Radio was younger. Because our town has grown since then it wouldn't be that realistic.

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