Brooks Cockrell Bio

I'm Brooks Cockrell,

Director of Creative Media for the Mustangs. This is My Story.


Cockrell enters his second season with the SMU Mustangs football program where he produces highlight, promotional, and motivational videos for the team, and assists in running SMU football's social media accounts.

Cockrell came to the Hilltop after spending six seasons at Arkansas State, where he served as a video intern and graduate assistant on the coaches film crew. He had a wide range of responsibilities at Arkansas State, including assisting the video coordinator in organizing practices, staff and events, running official team social media accounts and filming games.

Cockrell earned his master's degree in mass communication from Arkansas State in December 2014. Cockrell also received his bachelor's degree in radio/television broadcasting from Arkansas State in May 2012.