Chris Mussman
Current position
TitleHead coach
TeamNorth Dakota
ConferenceBig Sky
Biographical details
Born (1968-07-12) July 12, 1968 (age 51)
Owatonna, Minnesota
Playing career
1987–1990Iowa State
Position(s)Offensive lineman
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Minnesota State–Mankato (OL/OC)
North Dakota (OC/OL)
North Dakota
Head coaching record
College Football Data Warehouse

Chris Mussman (born July 12, 1968) is an American football coach, currently the head football coach at the University of North Dakota.

Mussman was a four-year letter-winner and starting offensive lineman at Iowa State University from 1987 to 1990. He earned a bachelor's degree from Iowa St. in 1991 and a master's degree from Minnesota State University, Mankato in 1994. Mussman was hired as the 25th head coach of the Fighting Sioux on January 4, 2008. After bringing his team back from a 20 point deficit against South Dakota, Mussman was named Great West Conference Coach of the Year.


  • 1993-1996 Minnesota State University, Mankato - offensive line and tight end coach
  • 1996-2000 Minnesota State University, Mankato - assistant head coach and offensive coordinator
  • 2000-2001 University of North Dakota - offensive line coach
  • 2001-2004 University of North Dakota - offensive coordinator
  • 2004-2007 University of North Dakota - assistant head coach and offensive coordinator
  • 2008–present University of North Dakota - head coach

Head coaching recordEdit

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
North Dakota (Great West Conference/Big Sky Conference) (2008–present)
2008 North Dakota 6–4 1–2 3rd
2009 North Dakota 6–5 2–2 T–2nd
2010 North Dakota 3–8 0–4 5th
2011 North Dakota 8–3 3–1 T–1st
2012 North Dakota 5–6 3–5 T–8th
North Dakota: 28–26 9–14
Total: 28–26
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title


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