Brown attended the University of South Carolina Aiken, playing at Division II level collegiate golf. He turned professional in 2006, and begun playing mini-tours. He played on the NGA Hooters Tour from 2007 to 2009 and finished on top of the eGolf Professional Tour money list in 2009, with three wins. In 2010 and 2011 he played on the Nationwide Tour, recording five top-three finishes in 2011 to finish eighth on the money list and earn a PGA Tour card for 2012. Brown tied for fifth at the 2012 Puerto Rico Open.
Scott starting working with Scott Brown mid season 2012. Scott Brown recorded 3 top 10 finishes his rookie year on tour and holds the low Sunday scoring average on tour for the 2012 season at 68.14.