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Wisconsin Badgers

Location: Madison, WisconsinColors: Cardinal & White
Record: 118 Years, 1549-1175, .569 W-L%

Conferences: Big Ten and Western
Conference Champion: 18 Times (Reg. Seas.), 3 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 22 Years (36-21), 4 Final Fours, 1 Championship
NCAA Champion: 1941

Ranked in AP Poll: 12 Times (Preseason), 14 Times (Final), 227 Weeks (Total)

Seasons where the school was classified as a major school (i.e., Division I or equivalent).

118 Seasons

SRS back to 1949-50
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
1 2015-16 Big Ten 22 13 .629 13.40 9.40 67.8 63.8 17 17 Lost Regional Semifinal Greg Gard (15-8)
Bo Ryan (7-5)
2 2014-15 Big Ten 36 4 .900 24.61 10.29 72.5 58.2 3 2 3 Lost National Final Bo Ryan (36-4)
3 2013-14 Big Ten 30 8 .789 19.69 10.19 73.5 64.0 20 3 12 Lost National Semifinal Bo Ryan (30-8)
4 2012-13 Big Ten 23 12 .657 18.76 9.73 65.0 55.9 23 17 18 Lost Second Round Bo Ryan (23-12)
5 2011-12 Big Ten 26 10 .722 19.04 8.24 64.0 53.2 15 9 14 Lost Regional Semifinal Bo Ryan (26-10)
6 2010-11 Big Ten 25 9 .735 18.77 9.42 67.9 58.6 10 16 Lost Regional Semifinal Bo Ryan (25-9)
7 2009-10 Big Ten 24 9 .727 17.84 7.66 67.1 56.9 11 16 Lost Second Round Bo Ryan (24-9)
8 2008-09 Big Ten 20 13 .606 12.43 8.43 63.8 59.0 25 25 Lost Second Round Bo Ryan (20-13)
9 2007-08 Big Ten 31 5 .861 19.59 6.73 67.3 54.4 6 6 Lost Regional Semifinal Bo Ryan (31-5)
10 2006-07 Big Ten 30 6 .833 19.28 6.95 70.2 57.9 9 1 6 Lost Second Round Bo Ryan (30-6)
11 2005-06 Big Ten 19 12 .613 13.14 7.24 71.1 65.6 15 Lost First Round Bo Ryan (19-12)
12 2004-05 Big Ten 25 9 .735 16.76 9.61 67.4 60.2 21 18 20 Lost Regional Final Bo Ryan (25-9)
13 2003-04 Big Ten 25 7 .781 18.96 7.49 68.4 57.0 15 10 10 Lost Second Round Bo Ryan (25-7)
14 2002-03 Big Ten 24 8 .750 17.48 6.51 70.3 59.3 18 21 Lost Regional Semifinal Bo Ryan (24-8)
15 2001-02 Big Ten 19 13 .594 10.09 9.22 67.0 65.7 Lost Second Round Bo Ryan (19-13)
16 2000-01 Big Ten 18 11 .621 14.90 12.08 59.4 56.6 19 10 25 Lost First Round Brad Soderberg (16-10)
Dick Bennett (2-1)
17 1999-00 Big Ten 22 14 .611 16.67 12.50 59.9 55.8 Lost National Semifinal Dick Bennett (22-14)
18 1998-99 Big Ten 22 10 .688 17.28 10.37 62.1 55.2 11 18 Lost First Round Dick Bennett (22-10)
19 1997-98 Big Ten 12 19 .387 7.18 9.22 60.5 62.6 Dick Bennett (12-19)
20 1996-97 Big Ten 18 10 .643 13.20 9.41 59.1 55.3 Lost First Round Dick Bennett (18-10)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
21 1995-96 Big Ten 17 15 .531 7.89 7.80 66.1 64.8 Dick Bennett (17-15)
22 1994-95 Big Ten 13 14 .481 8.27 6.94 73.0 17 13 Stan Van Gundy (13-14)
23 1993-94 Big Ten 18 11 .621 15.00 9.86 12 Lost Second Round Stu Jackson (18-11)
24 1992-93 Big Ten 14 14 .500 8.08 6.72 Stu Jackson (14-14)
25 1991-92 Big Ten 13 18 .419 8.40 7.79 Steve Yoder (13-18)
26 1990-91 Big Ten 15 15 .500 9.14 8.36 Steve Yoder (15-15)
27 1989-90 Big Ten 14 17 .452 8.66 9.39 Steve Yoder (14-17)
28 1988-89 Big Ten 18 12 .600 13.98 11.23 Steve Yoder (18-12)
29 1987-88 Big Ten 12 16 .429 3.30 8.70 Steve Yoder (12-16)
30 1986-87 Big Ten 14 17 .452 4.98 8.27 Steve Yoder (14-17)
31 1985-86 Big Ten 12 16 .429 4.13 10.61 Steve Yoder (12-16)
32 1984-85 Big Ten 14 14 .500 3.51 7.35 Steve Yoder (14-14)
33 1983-84 Big Ten 8 20 .286 2.73 6.30 Steve Yoder (8-20)
34 1982-83 Big Ten 8 20 .286 1.06 7.85 Steve Yoder (8-20)
35 1981-82 Big Ten 6 21 .222 -5.03 4.34 Bill Cofield (6-21)
36 1980-81 Big Ten 11 16 .407 5.07 9.23 Bill Cofield (11-16)
37 1979-80 Big Ten 15 14 .517 11.94 9.80 Bill Cofield (15-14)
38 1978-79 Big Ten 12 15 .444 5.45 9.23 Bill Cofield (12-15)
39 1977-78 Big Ten 8 19 .296 1.98 6.65 Bill Cofield (8-19)
40 1976-77 Big Ten 9 18 .333 2.17 7.24 Bill Cofield (9-18)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
41 1975-76 Big Ten 10 16 .385 -0.07 9.71 John Powless (10-16)
42 1974-75 Big Ten 8 18 .308 0.84 6.72 John Powless (8-18)
43 1973-74 Big Ten 16 8 .667 11.19 5.44 13 John Powless (16-8)
44 1972-73 Big Ten 11 13 .458 6.59 8.41 John Powless (11-13)
45 1971-72 Big Ten 13 11 .542 4.29 3.29 John Powless (13-11)
46 1970-71 Big Ten 9 15 .375 3.30 5.21 John Powless (9-15)
47 1969-70 Big Ten 10 14 .417 1.46 6.15 John Powless (10-14)
48 1968-69 Big Ten 11 13 .458 7.21 9.30 John Powless (11-13)
49 1967-68 Big Ten 13 11 .542 5.19 4.10 John Erickson (13-11)
50 1966-67 Big Ten 13 11 .542 3.27 4.88 John Erickson (13-11)
51 1965-66 Big Ten 11 13 .458 1.95 4.79 John Erickson (11-13)
52 1964-65 Big Ten 9 13 .409 3.40 5.81 John Erickson (9-13)
53 1963-64 Big Ten 8 16 .333 -0.45 4.34 John Erickson (8-16)
54 1962-63 Big Ten 14 10 .583 9.41 5.80 10 6 John Erickson (14-10)
55 1961-62 Big Ten 17 7 .708 7.40 7.16 John Erickson (17-7)
56 1960-61 Big Ten 7 17 .292 -0.35 5.60 John Erickson (7-17)
57 1959-60 Big Ten 8 16 .333 -2.55 6.32 John Erickson (8-16)
58 1958-59 Big Ten 3 19 .136 -8.82 7.87 Bud Foster (3-19)
59 1957-58 Big Ten 8 14 .364 -3.47 3.77 Bud Foster (8-14)
60 1956-57 Big Ten 5 17 .227 -2.10 7.09 Bud Foster (5-17)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
61 1955-56 Big Ten 6 16 .273 4.65 7.61 Bud Foster (6-16)
62 1954-55 Big Ten 10 12 .455 5.48 6.43 Bud Foster (10-12)
63 1953-54 Big Ten 12 10 .545 12.36 7.77 18 Bud Foster (12-10)
64 1952-53 Big Ten 13 9 .591 11.98 8.35 Bud Foster (13-9)
65 1951-52 Big Ten 10 12 .455 2.64 4.05 Bud Foster (10-12)
66 1950-51 Big Ten 10 12 .455 4.00 4.86 Bud Foster (10-12)
67 1949-50 Big Ten 17 5 .773 10.71 5.21 15 16 Bud Foster (17-5)
68 1948-49 Big Ten 12 10 .545 54.5 48.1 Bud Foster (12-10)
69 1947-48 Big Ten 12 8 .600 Bud Foster (12-8)
70 1946-47 Big Ten 16 6 .727 Lost Regional Semifinal Bud Foster (16-6)
71 1945-46 Big Ten 4 17 .190 Bud Foster (4-17)
72 1944-45 Big Ten 10 11 .476 Bud Foster (10-11)
73 1943-44 Big Ten 12 9 .571 Bud Foster (12-9)
74 1942-43 Big Ten 12 9 .571 Bud Foster (12-9)
75 1941-42 Big Ten 14 7 .667 Bud Foster (14-7)
76 1940-41 Big Ten 20 3 .870 Won National Final Bud Foster (20-3)
77 1939-40 Big Ten 5 15 .250 Bud Foster (5-15)
78 1938-39 Big Ten 10 10 .500 Bud Foster (10-10)
79 1937-38 Big Ten 10 10 .500 Bud Foster (10-10)
80 1936-37 Big Ten 8 12 .400 Bud Foster (8-12)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
81 1935-36 Big Ten 11 9 .550 Bud Foster (11-9)
82 1934-35 Big Ten 15 5 .750 Bud Foster (15-5)
83 1933-34 Big Ten 14 6 .700 Doc Meanwell (14-6)
84 1932-33 Big Ten 7 13 .350 Doc Meanwell (7-13)
85 1931-32 Big Ten 8 10 .444 Doc Meanwell (8-10)
86 1930-31 Big Ten 8 9 .471 Doc Meanwell (8-9)
87 1929-30 Big Ten 15 2 .882 Doc Meanwell (15-2)
88 1928-29 Big Ten 15 2 .882 Doc Meanwell (15-2)
89 1927-28 Big Ten 13 4 .765 Doc Meanwell (13-4)
90 1926-27 Big Ten 10 7 .588 Doc Meanwell (10-7)
91 1925-26 Big Ten 8 9 .471 Doc Meanwell (8-9)
92 1924-25 Big Ten 6 11 .353 Doc Meanwell (6-11)
93 1923-24 Big Ten 11 5 .688 Doc Meanwell (11-5)
94 1922-23 Big Ten 12 3 .800 Doc Meanwell (12-3)
95 1921-22 Big Ten 14 5 .737 Doc Meanwell (14-5)
96 1920-21 Big Ten 13 4 .765 Doc Meanwell (13-4)
97 1919-20 Big Ten 15 5 .750 Guy Lowman (15-5)
98 1918-19 Big Ten 5 11 .313 Guy Lowman (5-11)
99 1917-18 Big Ten 14 3 .824 Guy Lowman (14-3)
100 1916-17 Western 15 3 .833 Doc Meanwell (15-3)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
101 1915-16 Western 20 1 .952 Doc Meanwell (20-1)
102 1914-15 Western 13 4 .765 Doc Meanwell (13-4)
103 1913-14 Western 15 0 1.000 Doc Meanwell (15-0)
104 1912-13 Western 14 1 .933 Doc Meanwell (14-1)
105 1911-12 Western 15 0 1.000 Doc Meanwell (15-0)
106 1910-11 Western 9 6 .600 Haskell Noyes (9-6)
107 1909-10 Western 9 5 .643 Haskell Noyes (9-5)
108 1908-09 Western 8 4 .667 Haskell Noyes (8-4)
109 1907-08 Western 10 2 .833 Emmett Angell (10-2)
110 1906-07 Western 11 3 .786 Emmett Angell (11-3)
111 1905-06 Western 12 2 .857 Emmett Angell (12-2)
112 1904-05 Western 10 8 .556 Emmett Angell (10-8)
113 1903-04 Western 11 4 .733 James Elsom (11-4)
114 1902-03 Western 5 2 .714 James Elsom (5-2)
115 1901-02 Western 7 3 .700 James Elsom (7-3)
116 1900-01 Western 1 1 .500 James Elsom (1-1)
117 1899-00 Western 1 1 .500 James Elsom (1-1)
118 1898-99 Western 0 3 .000 James Elsom (0-3)