"I put on one of the many sports channels showing college football," he remembered. "I had no idea what college football was as I had only ever heard of the NFL. That first game I ever saw was Oklahoma versus Texas. I decided at the start of the game to follow Oklahoma | Read More...
Sr. Associate A.D. for Communications
Oklahoma Senior Associate A.D. Kenny
writes this column for SoonerSports.com.
Mossman joined the OU staff in August of 2001 as director of media relations. In August of 2002, he was promoted to assistant athletics director. He was promoted to associate AD for media relations and communication in August 2004, then received his latest promotion in June 2006. Previously, he worked at Illinois State and Kansas State.
At OU, he supervises media relations, publications, graphic design, digital media, licensing and SoonerVision.
In media relations, with his primary sport responsibility pertaining to football, he and his staff have promoted winners of the Heisman, Bednarik, Butkus, Lombardi, Nagurski, O'Brien and Thorpe Awards. In all, OU has won 10 college football national player awards and 20 All-America citations during his tenure.
Mossman has served as a color analyst on television productions for men's and women's basketball, softball and baseball, and has served as a spot host for several of the department's coaches shows.
Mossman teaches a sports public relations course at OU and recently published a book on Sooner football entitled Oklahoma Football Vault
. He and his wife Amy reside in Norman. Their children include Scott, Matt, Hannah and Andrew.
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