Football Coaching Staff
Trent Mossbrucker
Director of Football & Recruiting Admin
Coach Info:
Position: Director of Football & Recruiting Admin
Alma Mater: Iowa
Graduating Year: 2012

Trent Mossbrucker followed Scott Frost to Lincoln, where Mossbrucker is in his first season as the director of football and recruiting administration. In his role, Mossbrucker serves a key administrative role in the day-to-day operations of the Husker football program.

Mossbrucker spent the 2017 season as the assistant director of football operations at Central Florida. Before joining Frost’s staff at UCF, Mossbrucker served as the Chief of Staff at Yale for two seasons. Previously, he served as a graduate assistant at the University of Indianapolis in 2014 and at St. Lawrence University in 2013. He worked with the defense at both coaching stops and helped Indianapolis to a conference title.

Mossbrucker is familiar with the Big Ten as he was a place-kicker at Iowa from 2008 to 2012. In 2008, he set the school record for most points scored by a freshman (70) while leading the conference in field goal percentage (.867). He played in four bowl games with the Hawkeyes, including the 2009 Outback, 2010 Insight, 2010 Orange and 2011 Insight bowls.