Biography Matt Zitzlsperger, 28, has known Brooke and Matt Rillos since basic training and they all quickly became best friends. Matt is also godfather to the Rillos’ oldest son. Originally from Wayzata, MN, Matt graduated from the United States Air Force Academy having studied Operations Research. He also recently obtained his M.B.A. from UCLA’s Anderson School of Management in June 2005. Matt credits athletic abilities, determination and persistence as team Air Force’s strengths and cites one of his goals for the show as being in it until the end!