Director of Recruiting
2nd Year at Arkansas
San Diego, 2018
Michael Musselman is in his second season as director of recruiting for Arkansas men’s basketball.
With the Razorbacks, he coordinates the recruiting efforts while assisting in the program’s social media channels.
In his first season at Arkansas, as the recruiting class of 2020 was the fifth-best group in the nation (ESPN) thanks to top 40 prospects Moses Moody and Khalen Robinson as well as four stars and Arkansas’ co-Players of the Year Davonte Davis and Jaylin Williams. Arkansas also landed three of the top graduate transfers in the nation in Jalen Tate (#5 by NBC Sports), Vance Jackson (#8 by CBS Sports) and Justin Smith (#11 by The Stadium).
Prior to Arkansas, Musselman spent one year (2018-19) as a graduate assistant at Nevada, helping the team win 29 games, win a Mountain West Championship and earn an NCAA Tournament berth.
Musselman previously served as a student manager at his alma mater, the University of San Diego. In his four years with the Toreros, he assisted the team in practice sessions, scouting reports, film editing and statistical analysis.
Musselman continues the coaching legacy that was started by his grandfather, Bill Musselman.
Musselman received his bachelor’s degree in communications and a minor in business administration from San Diego in 2018. He completed his master’s degree in educational leadership from Nevada in the summer of 2019.