ASU: One of the top offensive linemen in the country ... perhaps the best center in the Pacific-10 Conference ... is on the preseason watch list for the Lombardi Award which is annually presented to the best lineman in college football ... a team leader who is well respected on the squad ... a pre- and postseason honors candidate ... a preseason first-team All-Pac-10 and third-team All-America selection by Athlon Sports Magazine ... will also handle the short snapping duties for the Sun Devils. 2000: Started at center in all 12 games ... earned the Cecil Abono Co-Captain award ... first-team All-Pac-10 selection. 1999: Honorable Mention All-Pac-10 selection ... one of five offensive players to start all 12 games ... began season as starting center, then made successful move to right guard after two games following injury to Thomas Schmidt ... returned to center in the season finale win versus Arizona ... 80% grade-out for the season with a 90% finishing rate ... highest single-game grade-out was 96% in win over arch-rival Arizona ... 93% performance came at USC ... earned ASU's "Hog of the Week" award three times. 1998: Played in all 11 games, working his way into the starting lineup for the last nine ... Sporting News First Team Freshman All-America selection ... saw his first action as a Sun Devil in the season opener against Washington ... graded out at 92 percent with no assignment errors in 29 plays ... started the first game of his career vs. North Texas ... received an 87 percent grading in 92 plays at USC ... graded out at 88 percent with only one assignment error in 74 plays against Notre Dame ... received an 87 percent grading with three assignment errors in 84 plays in the win at Washington State ... graded out at 91 percent with only two assignment errors in 64 plays in the 55-22 rout of California ... played every snap at Oregon and received a 93 percent grading with no assignment errors ... recorded the first tackle of his career at Arizona. 1997: Redshirted.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 1997 graduate of Amador Valley High School, Pleasanton, Calif.... earned honorable mention All-America honors in the state of California by USA Today and was Top 100 by USA Today... was all-East Bay Athletic league in 1994, 1995 and 1996 and made the "Cream of the Crop" top five listing... wrestled and played baseball in high school... his uncle, Greg, played football at California (1972-76)... was rated the No. 9 offensive lineman in the West by PrepStar Magazine and was a first-team all-America by that same publication... coached by Rick Sira.
PERSONAL: Earned his bachelor's degree in communications in May 2001 ... parents are Thomas (consulting engineer) and Patti (math teacher) Peters of Pleasanton, Calif.... full name is Scott Thomas Peters.