ATHENS, Ohio – Ohio head football coach Frank Solich announced Wednesday the addition of Bobcat alum Tremayne Scott to the Ohio football coaching staff. Scott returns to Ohio after coaching the last two seasons at Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
Scott will join the Bobcats as an assistant coach for defensive tackles.
Last season, Carthage College's defense racked up 26 sacks and held their opponents to just 91.6 rushing yards per game and 17.4 points per game en route to a 7-3 record.
In 2016, Carthage posted a 7-3 record and held their opponents to just 76.9 rushing yards per game with 26 sacks and 79 tackles for loss.
During his time at Carthage, Scott oversaw the coaching of four All-Conference players including three on the first team.
Scott played in 35 games on the defensive line for the Bobcats registering 71.5 tackles, 7.5 sacks, six forced fumbles and one interception. Following his junior season, Scott received recognition as an All-MAC second team and collegesportsmadness.com All-MAC third team selections and was named to the College Football Performance Awards Defensive Lineman Trophy Watch List prior to his senior year. Scott was named the Independence Bowl Defensive Player of the Game.
After his college career, Scott was invited to the Dallas Cowboys' rookie mini-camp in May of 2013.
Scott spent a season working with the Bobcats as an intern in the football operations office and then spent two seasons as a graduate assistant with the defensive line before taking the job at Carthage College.
A native of Ocala, Florida, Scott graduated with a Bachelor of Education and Human Services with a major in Recreation Management in 2012 before beginning his Master's in Recreation and Sport Science in 2014.
Tremayne and his wife Tiffany have three children; Tremayne Jr., 7, and Lilliana, 4, and Braylon, 1.