Tyler Bassinger was named video production specialist for HuskerVision in August 2011. He had previously served in Nebraska Athletic Department as a student assistant for HuskerVision from August 2008 until May 2011.
Bassinger serves as the primary HuskerVision contact for the Nebraska men's basketball program. In his current position, Bassinger produces the Nebraska Basketball Show, directs the N'side Nebraska Show and serves as an editor for the Nebraska Football Show. He also creates highlights and big screen content for the football and basketball screens. In his previous role as a student, he was the primary video production specialist for softball for two years.
Bassinger previously served as a production assistant for Channel 21 Sports, a videographer for the Lincoln Saltdogs and a sports announcer for KNCY Radio in Nebraska City.
He was a volunteer camera operator for Capitol City Christian Church and sports reporter for the Daily Nebraskan during his days as a student at the University of Nebraska.
A native of Syracuse, Neb., Bassinger earned his bachelor's degree in broadcast production in May 2011 from Nebraska. He and his wife, Lauren, welcomed their first child, Michael, in December of 2013.