CHRISTY WINTERS SCOTT
Christy Winters Scott serves as a host and analyst for NBC Sports Mid-Atlantic’s pre- and post-game Washington Wizards programs, Wizards Central and Wizards Postgame Live. She also contributes to the network’s college basketball coverage.
As a player, Winters Scott was a four-year letter-winner for the University of Maryland from 1986 to 1990. She was an integral part of Maryland’s 1989 Atlantic Coast Conference championship team and led the team to that year’s NCAA Final Four. As a senior, Winters Scott was a first team All-ACC player, ACC All Tournament player, and Kodak All-American and All-East Region selection. She is a member of Maryland’s Athletic Hall of Fame. She also spent three years playing professionally in Italy and Switzerland.
Winters Scott has an extensive college coaching background. Most recently, she was an assistant coach with Georgetown and spent five seasons as an assistant with Maryland from 1997 to 2002. Prior to that, she was an assistant coach at George Mason University for four seasons. She is currently the head coach at her alma mater, South Lakes High School in Reston, Va., and was named the Fairfax County Women in Sport Coach of the Year in 2013.
A versatile broadcaster, Winters Scott has a wealth of experience covering the NBA, WNBA and NCAA for a variety of television and radio networks, including ESPN, Fox Sports, Raycom and CBS Radio. She has also hosted several local and national basketball programs.
A native of Reston, Va., she earned a degree in communications from Maryland.