Ben Scott
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Ben  Scott

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Vacaville, Calif.

High School:
Vanden HS '12

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 203

Position:
QB

Major:
History


09/30/2017

Aggies' offense erupts in rout of North Dakota

UC Davis' defense forces timely turnovers, offense finishes with 651 yards against last year's co-Big Sky champion

09/14/2017

Aggies face Vikings in final league tune-up

Saturday's game between Big Sky squads is a designated non-conference matchup

11/19/2016

Aggies run wild for 48-30 Causeway Classic win

11/15/2016

UC Davis and Sacramento State Ready for Causeway Classic

Aggies and Hornets to square off at Aggie Stadium at 1 p.m. on Saturday

11/12/2016

UC Davis comes up short at Montana State

Bobcats win 27-13 in road finale for Aggies

09/17/2016

UC Davis vs. Wyoming

Sept. 17, 2016

09/10/2016

UC Davis vs. Southern Oregon

UC Davis football claimed its first win of 2016, defeating Southern Oregon, 52-35, on Sept. 10, 2016, at Aggie Stadium.

2016: Among all FCS players, Scott is ranked No. 30 in passing yards per game (226.6), No. 35 in the nation in completions per game (18.20), No. 44 in passing efficiency (132.0), No. 45 in completion percentage (.581) and passing yards (2,266), No. 46 in passing TDs (16) and passing yards per completion (12.45) and No. 49 in total offense (226.8)... Finished seventh in conference for passing average per game… Averaged 226.6 passing yards per game with 16 touchdowns… Completed 182 passes in 313 attempts… His 132.0 pass efficiency places the quarterback eighth in the Big Sky… Had two 300-yard passing performances… The first was a 303-yard game in the season opener at Oregon (9/3)… A week later, he threw a season-high 381-yards versus Southern Oregon (9/10).

2015:
Started first eight games of the season before having season ended by injury... Went 158-248-7 for 1,598 yards and 11 TDs in his limited action... Hit WR Chris Martin for a career-best 75-yd TD vs. South Dakota and then connected with Martin again a week later at Hawai'i for a 69-yd score... Found WR Ramon Vargas for a 51-yd TD in win over Northern Arizona... Opened year by going 32-47-0 (68.1 pct.) for 238 yards at Nevada... Had three games completing at least 70% of his passes, including 76.9% (20-26-1) at Northern Colorado... Tossed a trio of TDs at North Dakota and at UNC, tying his career-best... Had at least 1 TD pass in first six games (extending streak to eight that begin in '14).

2014:
ALL-BIG SKY HONORABLE MENTION... Made his starting debut against Montana State, responding with 379 yds and 4 TDs... His yardage total from that game is T-23rd for most in an Aggie game and most in a QB debut... Had 31-yd rush, the longest by an Aggie QB since J.T. O’Sullivan (2000)...  Had pair of 300-yd games and nearly another (298 at Cal Poly)... Threw at least 2 TDs in each of his six starts and had at least a 44-yd completion in five of them... Completed 64.2 pct. of his passes... Averaged 279.0 ypg. while starting... Posted passing efficiency rating of 153.4... Had 184.16 passing rating at Cal Poly (24-32-0, 298 ydsm 3 TDs)... Averaged 256.4 yds of total offense... Connected eight times for touchdowns with WR Ramon Vargas... Was sacked just five times in 223 attempts... Despite playing in just seven games, was just four passing touchdowns shy of Aggies' single-season top 10.

2013: On roster but did not see action as reserve quarterback.

2012: Redshirted.

VANDEN HS '12: Was an All-Conference first-team selection in the Solano County Athletic Conference in each of the last three seasons... Also garnered All-Region First Team accolades in 2009-11... Named the team MVP and won the Ed G Sepas Coaches Award as a senior... Posted 2,809 passing yards and 34 touchdown passes with just nine interceptions as a senior... Helped Vanden finish with a 7-4 overall record in 2011... Led Vanen to a 10-2 overall record with a 4-1 mark in league play in 2009, as the team captured a SCSC conference title... Finished his career at Vanden as the school's all-time leader in nearly every passing category, including passing yards, completions and touchdown passes... Set city passing yards records for a career (7,154) and season (2,804)... Also played on the basketball team while at Vanden.

PERSONAL: Born in Reno, Nev.... Majoring in history... Parents are Kevin and Maggie Scott... Has four older siblings... Would like to visit Spain and Australia... Chose UC Davis because of the academics and the great sports programs... Lists his sports hero as Tom Brady... Cites U.S. service members as his heroes... Career highlight was completing 19 of 22 passes for 320 yards and five touchdowns against Rodriguez HS.

Year GP Cpl Att Int Yds TD Long Rating Att Yds Avg. Long TD Efficiency
2014 7 140 218 7 1734 19 58 153.7 19 61 3.2 31 0 153.37
2015 8 158 248 7 1598 11 75 126.8 32 -62 -1.9 14 1 126.8
Totals 15 298 466 14 3332 30 75 139.3 51 -1 -0.02 31 1 139.3


2015 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS:

Date Opponent C-A-I YDS TD Long Efficiency
 Sept. 3  at Nevada 32-47-0 238 1 19 117.64
 Sept. 12  vs. SOUTH DAKOTA 20-38-3 234 1 75 97.25
 Sept. 19  at Hawai'i 18-25-0 233 2 69 176.69
 Sept. 26  at North Dakota 14-20-1 174 3 36 182.58
 Oct. 3  vs. MONTANA 18-34-2 203 1 38 101.04
 Oct. 10  vs. NORTHERN ARIZONA 20-35-0 289 3 51 154.79
 Oct. 17  at Northern Colorado 20-26-1 142 0 19 115.11
 Oct. 24  vs. SOUTHERN UTAH 16-23-0 85 0 12 100.61
 Nov. 7  at Weber State DNP - - - -
 Nov. 14  vs. CAL POLY DNP - - - -
 Nov. 21  at Sacramento State DNP - - - -


2014 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS:

Date Opponent C-A-I YDS TD Long Efficiency
 Aug. 30  at Stanford DNP - - - -
 Sept. 6  vs. FORT LEWIS 4-5-0 60 1 23 246.80
 Sept. 13  at Colorado State DNP - - - -
 Sept. 27  vs. EASTERN WASHINGTON DNP - - - -
 Oct. 4  at Portland State DNP - - - -
 Oct. 11  vs. MONTANA STATE 27-46-1 379 4 44 152.25
 Oct. 18  at Montana 20-37-0 257 4 58 148.08
 Nov. 1  vs. NORTHERN COLORADO 25-38-1 301 2 49 144.43
 Nov. 8  at Northern Arizona 18-29-2 199 2 47 128.68
 Nov. 15  at Cal Poly 24-32-0 298 3 50 184.16
 Nov. 22  vs. SACRAMENTO STATE 22-31-2 240 3 34 148.58