Scott Foster

OFFICIAL #48
NBA Experience 27th season
Born April 8, 1967 (Silver Spring, Md.)
Resides Woodbine, Md.
High School Magruder (Rockville, Md.)
College University of Maryland ’93

Scott Foster has officiated 1,477 regular-season games over 25 seasons as an NBA official. He has also refereed 187 playoff games, including 19 Finals games.

He was a member of the crew that officiated the 1996 Europe Tour in Germany and Spain. Foster also worked the 2010 NBA All-Star Game in Arlington, Texas.

Foster considers his most memorable assignment to be Game 7 of the 2010 NBA Finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Boston Celtics. He worked the game with two of his mentors, Dan Crawford and Joey Crawford.

In addition to his NBA service, Foster has two years of CBA officiating experience, two years of collegiate officiating experience in the Southern and Big South conferences, and six years of high school officiating experience in Maryland.

Fun Facts

Favorite TV Show Shameless and Ozark
Favorite Movie Braveheart
Favorite Musician Darius Rucker
Favorite Book Golf Is Not a Game of Perfect
Favorite Meal Maryland Blue Crabs and Corn on the Cob
Favorite App PGA Tour Live
Would Most Like To Visit Italy
Bucket List Win gold at the U.S. Open Pickleball Championships
Hidden Talent Body Surfing