UCLA — Mosebar is an outstanding prospect who flashed his potential during practices and scrimmages a year ago … He is one of several second-year freshmen who will be expected to provide depth on the line this season … He possesses good athletic ability and works hard during practices … A smart player, he learned quickly during Spring drills and should contribute at tackle.
2001 — Did not see action in a game in his first year in the program and has four seasons of eligibility remaining.
HIGH SCHOOL — Earned three varsity letters as an offensive lineman for coach Gruendyke at Santa Inez, CA Valley Union High School … PrepStar All-American (No. 9 offensive lineman in West) … Rated nation’s No. 34 offensive lineman by Rivals.com … Tom Lemming All-West (No. 49 prospect) … SuperPrep All-Far West/California (No. 62 prospect) … Member of Long Beach Press-Telegram’s Best in the West (seven votes) … All-CIF SS Division X … Selected to play in the CaliFlorida Bowl and the National Shrine game in Texas … Pre-season SuperPrep All-American (No. 29 offensive lineman in nation and No. 27 prospect in Far West) … Named first-team all-league, all-county, all-area … Named to all-state team for medium sized schools … His high school team outscored opponents 359 to 114 in his senior season … Also played volleyball for a state championship team … Lettered three years in volleyball for coach Fenenga … Earned one letter in basketball for coach Avery.
PERSONAL —Full Name: Matthew Wayne Mosebar … Born: September 6, 1983 in Goleta, CA … Parent: Douglas Mosebar … Nephew of Don Mosebar, who was an All-American offensive lineman at USC and starred with the Oakland/L.A. Raiders … Has two sisters, Meghan and Katie … Placed fifth in the junior Olympics in volleyball … Lists his biggest thrill as handing Monrovia a 37-0 playoff loss two years after they had eliminated his team from the playoffs … Lists Magic Johnson as the athlete he admires most for his attitude and passion for the game … Hobbies include photography, hiking and going to the beach … Earned spot on the Director’s Honor Roll in Fall 2001 (3.19 GPA) … Undeclared major.