Larry Scott

Offensive Coordinator/ Tight Ends, Tennessee Volunteers

Larry Scott joined Tennessee’s coaching staff in 2016, and he’ll coach the tight ends.

On Friday, Jan. 20, Larry Scott was promoted from tight ends coach to offensive coordinator.

Scott joined the Tennessee coaching staff in 2016  after spending the last three seasons as the Miami Hurricanes tight ends coach.

Scott has 15 years of coaching experience, including 11 seasons in college.

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Nov 27, 2015; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Miami Hurricanes head coach Larry Scott gestures on the sidelines against the Pittsburgh Panthers during the second quarter at Heinz Field. Miami won 29-24. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
Scott is in his first season as offensive coordinator, and he'll be overseeing a four-way battle at the quarterback position this offseason.
Nov 26, 2016; Pittsburgh, PA, USA;  Pittsburgh Panthers offensive coordinator Matt Canada looks on during warm-ups before the Panthers host the Syracuse Orange at Heinz Field. Pittsburgh won 76-61. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
New LSU offensive coordinator Matt Canada came at a hefty price tag and will quickly be judged on how much the Tigers improve at the quarterback position.
Nov 27, 2015; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Miami Hurricanes head coach Larry Scott gestures on the sidelines against the Pittsburgh Panthers during the second quarter at Heinz Field. Miami won 29-24. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
New UT offensive coordinator Larry Scott spoke to the media Friday.
Oct 15, 2016; Knoxville, TN, USA; Tennessee Volunteers head coach Butch Jones runs on to the field before the game against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Neyland Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports
The Volunteers have filled the staff vacancy left by former offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Mike DeBord.
Dec 3, 2016; Atlanta, GA, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban speaks to the press after the SEC Championship college football game against the Florida Gators at Georgia Dome. Alabama Crimson Tide won 54-16. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports
If an SEC team had no financial constraints in building a dream team of coaches, what would that staff look like? We built one ... at an expected cost of at least $14 million.
Sep 24, 2016; Knoxville, TN, USA; General view of the Tennessee Volunteers running through the T before the game against the Florida Gators at Neyland Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports
DeBord had different plans for 2017 until the Indiana offensive coordinator position came open.
Oct 20, 2016; Bagshot, United Kingdom; Los Angeles Rams quarterback coach Chris Weinke (second from right) talks with Case Keenum (17), Sean Mannion (14) and Jared Goff (16) at practice at the Pennyhill Park Hotel & Spa in preparation for the NFL International Series game against the New York Giants. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
Weinke is among the candidates for the opening left by Mike DeBord's departure.
Sep 12, 2015; Knoxville, TN, USA; General view during the first quarter at Neyland Stadium during the game between the Oklahoma Sooners and the University of Tennessee. Mandatory Credit: Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports
The Volunteers remain hot on the recruiting trail, picking up another commitment for 2017.
Nov 27, 2015; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Miami Hurricanes head coach Larry Scott gestures on the sidelines against the Pittsburgh Panthers during the second quarter at Heinz Field. Miami won 29-24. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
The former Miami interim coach is linked to two Sunshine State vacancies.
Nov 21, 2015; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Miami Hurricanes interim head coach Larry Scott reacts during the second half against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Sun Life Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports
As the coaching carousel continues to turn, assistants will likely feel the effects. Tennessee's Larry Scott might be one such assistant.