UCLA The only senior among the quarterbacks, McEwan figures to battle junior Ryan McCann for the top reserve spot behind starter Cory Paus Scott enjoyed a great Spring, throwing the ball extremely well He has a fine understanding of the philosophy and execution of the offense A total team player with an outstanding attitude, he has stepped forward as a quarterback who can lead the team to success Possesses a strong arm and is a good pocket passer.
2000 As a redshirt junior, McEwan spent most of the season as the teams No. 2 quarterback behind either McCann or Paus He appeared in two games and played well in both of them He played the entire second half of the Fresno State contest (36 snaps) in relief of McCann, completing five of 10 passes for 29 yards and directing two fourth-quarter touchdown drives that built UCLAs 10-7 halftime lead to 24-7 In the Sun Bowl against Wisconsin, he played two snaps in the second quarter and the entire second half (32 snaps) after Paus fractured his left collarbone McEwan completed 12 of 18 passes for 135 yards -- all career highs -- and drove the Bruins to a field goal on their first possession of the final half.
1999 Saw action in six games with a high of 17 plays at Oregon State where he completed two of nine passes for 23 yards with one interception Relieved starter Cory Paus (shoulder injury) in the second quarter and ran the club for three series in the second half The following week against Arizona, he played one fourth-quarter series and threw four incompletions Played one snap against USC.
1998 Appeared in one game as a redshirt freshman, playing three snaps against Washington State.
1997 Did not appear in a game in his first year with the program.
HIGH SCHOOL Earned three letters for coaches Mike Kelly and Bob Richards at Thousand Oaks, CA High School PrepStar All-American Selected to the SuperPrep All-Far West team Named first-team All-Marmonte League and second-team All-Ventura County Chosen a Western Regional All-American by Cal-Hi Sports Threw for 2,180 yards and 14 touchdowns as a senior to set a school record Holds school career records for completions in a season (122, as a senior), and for a career (299), as well as for career passing yardage (4,802) and career touchdowns (29) Threw for 1,853 yards and 13 touchdowns as a junior Also lettered in baseball (coach Jim Hanson) and track (Bob Murphy) in his junior year Earned Coachs Award in track Helped track team to a first place league and county finish in the 4 x 100m relay Ran bests of 50.5 in the open 400m and 49.8 in the 4 x 400 and 10.7 in the 4 x 100 relay.
PERSONAL Full Name: Scott Ian McEwan Born: September 30, 1978 in Portland, OR Parents: Larry and Gail McEwan Has one brother (Steven) and two sisters (Kristine and Jeannette) Patterns his style of play after former UCLA and Dallas Cowboy star quarterback Troy Aikman Plays golf in his spare time Earned spot on Directors Honor Roll in Winter 2000 with his 3.47 GPA and Winter 2001 (3.10) History major.
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