Scott Burgess

Regional Scout

Scott has served as the Senior Scouting Director and Recruiting Analyst for Prep Hoops Illinois since 2014. He has been a mainstay in Illinois recruiting circles over the last decade, breaking stories on the latest happenings in recruiting and evaluating the state's top players throughout the year.

Scott started as the Midwest Recruiting Coordinator for the Prep Hoops Circuit in 2019. In this role, Scott is responsible for networking with programs across the region to build relationships, help prospects get exposure, and attract the best independent travel team programs in the Midwest to the Prep Hoops Circuit.

After graduating with a Sport Management major from Missouri Baptist University he found his passion for grassroots hoops working the prestigious Nike Elite 100 Camp beginning in 2009. Scott has a strong understanding of how to evaluate prospects and what it takes for players to get to the next level.