Stuart Scott is well known as an anchor on ESPN's SportsCenter, NFL Monday Night Countdown and Stump the Schwab. His catchphrase "booya!" is a fan favorite and is one of the most famous sportscasters on television today, as making appearances in movies as well as sporting events as…more
Stuart Scott was diagnosed with Cancer in December of 2007.
Along with Steve Levy, Stu co-anchored SportsCenter's 30,000th episode on February 11, 2007.
Finesse Mitchell and Tim Meadows have parodied Stuart on Saturday Night Live.
Stu hosted the ESPN series "Dream Job", he currently hosts "Monday Night Countdown" and the game show "Stump the Schwab".
Stu has done commercials for Heineken beer, Johnson & Johnson Tylenol, Brinker International restaurants and for SportsCenter.
His nickname is Stu, and is often introduced as Stu Scott.
He played the Scarecrow in an off-Broadway version of "The Wiz" in North Carolina during the summer of 1983.
He had a role in the off-Broadway version of "West Side Story" in North Carolina during the summer of 1982.
He's the youngest of four children.
His first job while at UNC was a reporter at a small South Carolina television station.
He's 6 and a half feet tall.
Stu attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) where he was a member of the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity, he graduated in 1987 with a bachelor of arts in speech communications.
Stu currently lives with his wife Kim and his two daughters in Connecticut.
Stu made an appearance in the movies; "He Got Game" (1998), "Enchanted" (1998), "Drumline" (2002), "Mr. 3000" (2004) and "The Longest Yard"(2005).
Stu was injured on April 3, 2002, at the New York Jets training camp while reporting for ESPN when a football hit him in the left eye, requiring him to undergo corneal surgery.
His use of slang and interesting catchphrases elevated his profile as a sports broadcaster, but also made him the target of criticism.
His famous catchphrase is "Boo-yah!"
Stuart Scott: Check if you're bleeding, cause you just got tagged!
Stuart Scott: It's your world kid, the rest of us just payin' rent.
Stuart Scott: Can I get a witness from the congregation?
Stuart Scott: He must be the bus driver cause he was takin' him to school.
Stuart Scott: I wasn't gonna say nothin', but that ain't right.
Stuart Scott: And the Lord said, you've got to rise UP!
Stuart Scott: They call him the Windex Man cause he's always cleaning the glass.
Stuart Scott: You ain't got to go home, but you got to get the heck up outta here.
Stuart Scott: You see, what had happened was.
Stuart Scott: Break him off a little somethin' somethin'.
Stuart Scott: Like gravy on a biscuit, it's all good!
Stu Scott: As cool as the other side of the pillow.