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

* Indicates season for which the school's overall and/or conference record has been adjusted by penalty. See our database of forfeits and vacated games.

114 Seasons

  • SRS back to 1949-50
114 Seasons Table
  Overall Conference  
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
12018-19Big Ten1221.364713.3508.9511.5372.775.2Brad Underwood (12-21)
22017-18Big Ten1418.438414.2228.507.5375.873.8Brad Underwood (14-18)
32016-17Big Ten2015.571810.44410.549.2571.769.1Jamall Walker (2-1), John Groce (18-14)
42015-16Big Ten1519.441513.2784.397.0372.174.8John Groce (15-19)
52014-15Big Ten1914.57699.50012.426.9369.163.624John Groce (19-14)
62013-14Big Ten2015.571711.38910.338.2864.262.223John Groce (20-15)
72012-13Big Ten2313.639810.44413.2310.0868.564.810Lost Third Round7John Groce (23-13)
82011-12Big Ten1715.531612.3339.337.9965.664.219Bruce Weber (17-15)
92010-11Big Ten2014.58899.50016.7211.1171.065.41312Lost Third Round9Bruce Weber (20-14)
102009-10Big Ten2115.583108.55611.589.5870.866.82320Bruce Weber (21-15)
112008-09Big Ten2410.706117.61114.386.7364.857.218Lost First Round5Bruce Weber (24-10)
122007-08Big Ten1619.457513.27810.988.4663.661.1Bruce Weber (16-19)
132006-07Big Ten2312.65797.56314.187.0964.157.1Lost First Round12Bruce Weber (23-12)
142005-06Big Ten267.788115.68817.206.2970.058.717613Lost Second Round4Bruce Weber (26-7)
152004-05Big Ten372.949151.93824.108.4777.061.1511Lost National Final1Bruce Weber (37-2)
162003-04Big Ten267.788133.81316.937.0872.862.9131113Lost Regional Semifinal5Bruce Weber (26-7)
172002-03Big Ten257.781115.68819.826.7674.661.6711Lost Second Round4Bill Self (25-7)
182001-02Big Ten269.743115.68819.209.9477.467.73213Lost Regional Semifinal4Bill Self (26-9)
192000-01Big Ten278.771133.81323.3211.3877.965.9834Lost Regional Final1Bill Self (27-8)
201999-00Big Ten2210.688115.68819.739.6075.865.6161521Lost Second Round4Lon Kruger (22-10)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
211998-99Big Ten1418.438313.18810.5911.8761.562.8Lon Kruger (14-18)
221997-98Big Ten2310.697133.81315.218.9769.763.51822Lost Second Round5Lon Kruger (23-10)
231996-97Big Ten2210.688117.61115.647.7976.568.71519Lost Second Round6Lon Kruger (22-10)
241995-96Big Ten1813.581711.38913.967.8675.969.812Lou Henson (18-13)
251994-95Big Ten1912.613108.55611.957.6873.168.52520Lost First Round11Lou Henson (19-12)
261993-94Big Ten1711.607108.55618.969.7584.074.81716Lost First Round8Lou Henson (17-11)
271992-93Big Ten1913.594117.61111.839.2775.973.3Lost Second Round6Lou Henson (19-13)
281991-92Big Ten1315.464711.38912.4411.3770.969.8Lou Henson (13-15)
291990-91Big Ten2110.677117.6119.828.3977.575.5Lou Henson (21-10)
301989-90Big Ten218.724117.61118.469.8981.772.68418Lost First Round5Lou Henson (21-8)
311988-89Big Ten315.861144.77824.6812.4286.473.6913Lost National Semifinal1Lou Henson (31-5)
321987-88Big Ten2310.697126.66721.549.8282.670.91316Lost Second Round3Lou Henson (23-10)
331986-87Big Ten238.742135.72218.058.6680.370.414511Lost First Round3Lou Henson (23-8)
341985-86Big Ten2210.688117.61120.349.4472.861.27719Lost Second Round4Lou Henson (22-10)
351984-85Big Ten269.743126.66718.838.1368.957.22212Lost Regional Semifinal3Lou Henson (26-9)
361983-84Big Ten265.839153.83319.568.0067.956.066Lost Regional Final2Lou Henson (26-5)
371982-83Big Ten2111.656117.6119.797.0767.363.6Lost First Round7Lou Henson (21-11)
381981-82Big Ten1811.621108.55610.584.5566.059.2Lou Henson (18-11)
391980-81Big Ten218.724126.66718.118.4777.767.21219Lost Regional Semifinal4Lou Henson (21-8)
401979-80Big Ten2213.629810.44415.7810.2474.767.720Lou Henson (22-13)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
411978-79Big Ten1911.633711.38911.286.7869.764.94Lou Henson (19-11)
421977-78Big Ten1314.481711.3896.117.1175.776.7Lou Henson (13-14)
431976-77Big Ten14*16*.4676*12*.3335.336.6868.369.5Lou Henson (14-16)
441975-76Big Ten1413.519711.3896.077.1168.969.1Lou Henson (14-13)
451974-75Big Ten818.308414.222-1.317.0771.076.6Gene Bartow (8-18)
461973-74Big Ten518.217212.143-5.066.1776.486.5Harv Schmidt (5-18)
471972-73Big Ten1410.58386.5717.588.6778.977.8Harv Schmidt (14-10)
481971-72Big Ten1410.58359.3570.302.4478.278.716Harv Schmidt (14-10)
491970-71Big Ten1112.47859.3576.925.8381.279.615Harv Schmidt (11-12)
501969-70Big Ten159.62586.5718.374.8076.271.410Harv Schmidt (15-9)
511968-69Big Ten195.79295.64317.986.5983.471.2420Harv Schmidt (19-5)
521967-68Big Ten1113.45868.4294.475.3064.265.0Harv Schmidt (11-13)
531966-67Big Ten1212.50068.4294.394.6086.186.3Harry Combes (12-12)
541965-66Big Ten1212.50086.5717.524.6587.484.5Harry Combes (12-12)
551964-65Big Ten186.750104.71420.599.2092.279.56Harry Combes (18-6)
561963-64Big Ten1311.54268.42910.576.9584.080.4Harry Combes (13-11)
571962-63Big Ten206.769113.78613.176.5384.776.6838Lost Regional FinalHarry Combes (20-6)
581961-62Big Ten158.65277.5008.103.9781.977.7Harry Combes (15-8)
591960-61Big Ten915.37559.3572.523.8176.377.619Harry Combes (9-15)
601959-60Big Ten167.69686.5719.957.2679.676.98Harry Combes (16-7)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
611958-59Big Ten1210.54577.5009.255.6182.578.918Harry Combes (12-10)
621957-58Big Ten1111.50059.3575.624.5279.478.317Harry Combes (11-11)
631956-57Big Ten148.63677.50012.276.9984.178.95Harry Combes (14-8)
641955-56Big Ten184.818113.78621.146.6890.776.3210Harry Combes (18-4)
651954-55Big Ten175.773104.71417.416.0082.270.8318Harry Combes (17-5)
661953-54Big Ten175.773104.71418.817.2276.364.7419Harry Combes (17-5)
671952-53Big Ten184.818144.77820.196.9080.766.0211Harry Combes (18-4)
681951-52Big Ten224.846122.85715.174.9461.051.712Lost National SemifinalHarry Combes (22-4)
691950-51Big Ten225.815131.92915.516.9671.162.655Lost Regional Final (Final Four)Harry Combes (22-5)
701949-50Big Ten148.63675.58311.297.430.059.016Harry Combes (14-8)
711948-49Big Ten214.840102.83368.256.644Lost Regional Final (Final Four)Harry Combes (21-4)
721947-48Big Ten155.75075.58361.748.2Harry Combes (15-5)
731946-47Big Ten146.70084.667Douglas Mills (14-6)
741945-46Big Ten147.66775.583Douglas Mills (14-7)
751944-45Big Ten137.65075.583Douglas Mills (13-7)
761943-44Big Ten119.55057.417Douglas Mills (11-9)
771942-43Big Ten171.9441201.000Douglas Mills (17-1)
781941-42Big Ten185.783132.867Lost Regional SemifinalDouglas Mills (18-5)
791940-41Big Ten137.65075.583Douglas Mills (13-7)
801939-40Big Ten146.70075.583Douglas Mills (14-6)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
811938-39Big Ten145.73784.667Douglas Mills (14-5)
821937-38Big Ten99.50048.333Douglas Mills (9-9)
831936-37Big Ten144.778102.833Douglas Mills (14-4)
841935-36Big Ten136.68475.583Craig Ruby (13-6)
851934-35Big Ten155.75093.750Craig Ruby (15-5)
861933-34Big Ten136.68475.583Craig Ruby (13-6)
871932-33Big Ten117.61166.500Craig Ruby (11-7)
881931-32Big Ten116.64775.583Craig Ruby (11-6)
891930-31Big Ten125.70675.583Craig Ruby (12-5)
901929-30Big Ten88.50075.583Craig Ruby (8-8)
911928-29Big Ten107.58866.500Craig Ruby (10-7)
921927-28Big Ten512.294210.167Craig Ruby (5-12)
931926-27Big Ten107.58875.583Craig Ruby (10-7)
941925-26Big Ten98.52966.500Craig Ruby (9-8)
951924-25Big Ten116.64784.667Craig Ruby (11-6)
961923-24Big Ten116.64784.667Craig Ruby (11-6)
971922-23Big Ten96.60075.583Craig Ruby (9-6)
981921-22Big Ten145.73775.583Frank Winters (14-5)
991920-21Big Ten117.61175.583Frank Winters (11-7)
1001919-20Big Ten94.69284.667Ralph Jones (9-4)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
1011918-19Big Ten68.42957.417Ralph Jones (6-8)
1021917-18Big Ten96.60066.500Ralph Jones (9-6)
1031916-17Western133.813102.833Ralph Jones (13-3)
1041915-16Western133.81393.750Ralph Jones (13-3)
1051914-15Western1601.0001201.000Ralph Jones (16-0)
1061913-14Western94.69274.636Ralph Jones (9-4)
1071912-13Western106.62576.538Ralph Jones (10-6)
1081911-12Western88.50048.333Thomas Thompson (8-8)
1091910-11Western66.50065.545Thomas Thompson (6-6)
1101909-10Western54.55654.556Herb Juul (5-4)
1111908-09Western76.53856.455Herb Juul (7-6)
1121907-08Western206.76944.500Fletcher Lane (20-6)
1131906-07Western110.09108.000Frank Pinckney (1-10)
1141905-06Western68.42937.300Elwood Brown (6-8)
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