Scott, a Denver, Colorado native joins UNC after a prestigious collegiate swimming career at both Indian River State College and the University of Alabama.
Scott most recently served as a volunteer student assistant for the Crimson Tide during the 2016-17 season including the 2017 SEC Championships after finishing his swimming career the year prior.
A 2016 U.S. Olympic trials qualifier, Scott put together an impressive junior college and Division I resume as a student-athlete.
At Indian River State College, he was a five-time National Junior College Athletic Association champion winning three individual titles and two relays. Scott was also named the Men's National Swimmer of the Year in 2014 for the NJCAA. He helped IRSC win two national titles.
After two seasons in the junior college ranks, Scott transferred to Alabama, finishing his collegiate career with the Crimson Tide. In his senior season he competed in the 100 breaststroke and 400 individual medley at the SEC Championships.