Scott Frost - Updated May 2024

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Scott Frost

Scott Frost is an American football head coach at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. Scott Frost is also famous as a former American footballer who played from high school to university football.

Early Life

Scott Frost was born on 4th January 1975 and he is currently 49 years old. Scott hails from Lincoln, Nebraska, and his zodiac sign is Capricorn. Likewise, his full name is Scott Andrew Frost.

Talking about his family, Frost’s parents are Larry and Carol Frost. Both of his parents were coaches on his high school football team. While his father is a long-time coach at his high school, his mother is a former Olympic discus thrower.

Similarly, he has a brother named Steve Frost who was born on 4 July 1973. His brother played defensive line and long snapper at Stanford.

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Caption: Scott Frost during a press meet. Source: Sporting News

Scott Frost – Educational Background

Regarding his educational journey, Frost attended Wood River High School in Wood River from the year 1989 to 1993. There, he was the team’s starting quarterback for four years and led them to the state playoffs in his sophomore, junior, as well as senior seasons.

Scott Frost – Professional Life

Professionally, Scott Frost is the coach as well as a former American football player. At present, Frost is the head football coach at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. As a former player, he was the quarterback for college football in the Stanford Cardinal and the Nebraska Cornhuskers. While playing for the latter, this personality won a shared national championship in the year 1997. Moreover, Scott played for 6 years in the NFL.

After his retirement as a player, this personality worked as an assistant coach for a number of college football teams. The most notable one is his role as an offensive coordinator for the Oregon Ducks from the year 2013 to 2015. At Oregon, this personality helped coach Heisman trophy-winner Marcus Mariota and the 2014 Oregon Ducks to a berth in the first college football playoff.

Subsequently, he worked as the head coach at the University of Central Florida (UCF). At this institution, Frost coached for two seasons. In his 2nd season, the UCF Knights posted an undefeated 13–0 record. They won the American Athletic Conference championship and defeated the Auburn Tigers in the Peach Bowl. Furthermore, the Colley Matrix recognized the 2017 UCF team as national champions. Also, UCF claims a national title despite not winning the college football playoff.

Likewise, this personality accepted the head coaching position at his alma mater, the University of Nebraska in December 2017. After four seasons, this coach’s record at Nebraska is 15–29, with a 10–25 record in the Big Ten conference. Additionally, Frost is the 1st Nebraska Cornhusker head coach who has had four consecutive losing seasons since Bill Jennings.

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Caption: Scott Frost running into the field with his players. Source: Instagram

Net Worth 2024

Moving on, coach Frost has a net worth of around $12 million US dollars. Frost’s career as an American football coach and his former career as a footballer himself contributes to his earnings and net worth.

Scott Frost – Relationship Status

Scott Frost is happily married to Ashley Neidhardt. Frost and Neidhardt started dating each other in the year 2016 and had their engagement in late 2015. After only 5 months of being engaged, the lovers tied the knot on 11 March 2016. Together, this lovely couple has three children namely Ryan James, Alli, and Capri.

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Caption: Scott Frost posing for a photo with his wife on their wedding day. Source: Brides

Body Measurements

Scott stands tall at an approximate height of 6 feet 3 inches or 1.91 meters and his weight is around 218 lbs or 99 kgs. Similarly, Frost has blonde hair and blue eyes.

Social Media

Talking about his social media presence, Scott joined Twitter in February 2011 and so far has over 187.2K followers on his @coach_frost account. Besides this, Scott doesn’t seem to have a profile on other platforms like Instagram, Facebook, Youtube, etc.