Cards looking to contend in the SLC
College: Transferred from Northwest Mississippi Community College to play quarterback for Lamar in 2012, starting at quarterback and racking up 1,194 passing yards and 13 touchdowns ... Also played same position at Kentucky.
High School: Named Perfect Game USA/Rawlings Third Team All-American ... Also ranked the No. 194 prospect in the class ... Also named all-district twice and all-region once ... Coached by Dan Walsh at Centennial High School in Frisco, Texas ... Also earned All-America honors as a quarterback.
Personal: Born Ryan P. Mossakowski on August 28, 1990 in Austin, Texas ... Son of Dan and Sally Mossakowski ... Sister, Sara, plays volleyball for Louisiana, and brother, Kyle, played football for Howard Payne.