Mark Harmsen is a contributing journalist for Football.com covering FBS football and the Pac-12.
Harmsen's 12 years of experience covering college football began at the University of Utah as a beat writer for the Daily Utah Chronicle. He was station manager of the school's radio station K-UTE and interned at local CBS affiliate KUTV Talkn' Sports.
Upon graduation Harmsen completed an internship with NBC Sports & Olympics in the office of chairman Dick Ebersol and assisted on the set of NBC's Football Night in America.
He worked as a sports reporter/anchor for KCSG TV (2007-09) and received his masters degree in sports management from Columbia University (2010).