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.

125 Seasons

  • SRS back to 1949-50
125 Seasons Table
  Overall Conference  
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PS/G PA/G AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
12022-23Big Ten2015.571911.45010.999.3065.363.614Greg Gard (20-15)
22021-22Big Ten258.758155.75013.139.1669.966.0814Lost NCAA Tournament Second Round3Greg Gard (25-8)
32020-21Big Ten1813.5811010.50017.2211.9369.964.674Lost NCAA Tournament Second Round9Greg Gard (18-13)
42019-20Big Ten2110.677146.70015.9510.9567.262.21717Greg Gard (21-10)
52018-19Big Ten2311.676146.70017.9011.0168.661.71221Lost NCAA Tournament First Round5Greg Gard (23-11)
62017-18Big Ten1518.455711.38910.389.5066.866.0Greg Gard (15-18)
72016-17Big Ten2710.730126.66719.409.4072.462.49725Lost NCAA Tournament Regional Semifinal8Greg Gard (27-10)
82015-16Big Ten2213.629126.66713.409.4067.863.81717Lost NCAA Tournament Regional Semifinal7Bo Ryan (7-5), Greg Gard (15-8)
92014-15Big Ten364.900162.88924.6110.2972.558.2323Lost NCAA Tournament National Final1Bo Ryan (36-4)
102013-14Big Ten308.789126.66719.6910.1973.564.020312Lost NCAA Tournament National Semifinal2Bo Ryan (30-8)
112012-13Big Ten2312.657126.66718.769.7365.055.9231718Lost NCAA Tournament Second Round5Bo Ryan (23-12)
122011-12Big Ten2610.722126.66719.048.2464.053.215914Lost NCAA Tournament Regional Semifinal4Bo Ryan (26-10)
132010-11Big Ten259.735135.72218.779.4267.958.61016Lost NCAA Tournament Regional Semifinal4Bo Ryan (25-9)
142009-10Big Ten249.727135.72217.847.6667.156.91116Lost NCAA Tournament Second Round4Bo Ryan (24-9)
152008-09Big Ten2013.606108.55612.438.4363.859.02525Lost NCAA Tournament Second Round12Bo Ryan (20-13)
162007-08Big Ten315.861162.88919.596.7367.354.466Lost NCAA Tournament Regional Semifinal3Bo Ryan (31-5)
172006-07Big Ten306.833133.81319.286.9570.257.9916Lost NCAA Tournament Second Round2Bo Ryan (30-6)
182005-06Big Ten1912.61397.56313.147.2471.165.615Lost NCAA Tournament First Round9Bo Ryan (19-12)
192004-05Big Ten259.735115.68816.769.6167.460.2211820Lost NCAA Tournament Regional Final6Bo Ryan (25-9)
202003-04Big Ten257.781124.75018.967.4968.457.0151010Lost NCAA Tournament Second Round6Bo Ryan (25-7)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PS/G PA/G AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
212002-03Big Ten248.750124.75017.486.5170.359.31821Lost NCAA Tournament Regional Semifinal5Bo Ryan (24-8)
222001-02Big Ten1913.594115.68810.109.2367.065.7Lost NCAA Tournament Second Round8Bo Ryan (19-13)
232000-01Big Ten1811.62197.56314.9112.0859.456.6191025Lost NCAA Tournament First Round6Brad Soderberg (16-10), Dick Bennett (2-1)
241999-00Big Ten2214.61188.50016.6712.5059.955.8Lost NCAA Tournament National Semifinal8Dick Bennett (22-14)
251998-99Big Ten2210.68897.56317.2910.3862.155.21118Lost NCAA Tournament First Round5Dick Bennett (22-10)
261997-98Big Ten1219.387313.1887.199.2260.562.6Dick Bennett (12-19)
271996-97Big Ten1810.643117.61113.209.4259.155.3Lost NCAA Tournament First Round7Dick Bennett (18-10)
281995-96Big Ten17*15*.5318*10*.4447.897.8066.164.8Dick Bennett (17-15)
291994-95Big Ten1314.481711.3898.306.9773.071.61713Stan Van Gundy (13-14)
301993-94Big Ten1811.621810.44415.349.9377.972.412Lost NCAA Tournament Second Round9Stu Jackson (18-11)
311992-93Big Ten1414.500711.3898.086.7277.075.6Stu Jackson (14-14)
321991-92Big Ten1318.419414.2228.447.8371.871.2Steve Yoder (13-18)
331990-91Big Ten1515.500810.4449.138.3470.869.8Steve Yoder (15-15)
341989-90Big Ten1417.452414.2228.599.3265.564.6Steve Yoder (14-17)
351988-89Big Ten1812.600810.44413.9811.2370.064.7Steve Yoder (18-12)
361987-88Big Ten1216.429612.3333.308.7069.074.4Steve Yoder (12-16)
371986-87Big Ten1417.452414.2224.988.2770.771.4Steve Yoder (14-17)
381985-86Big Ten1216.429414.2224.1310.6171.374.7Steve Yoder (12-16)
391984-85Big Ten1414.500513.2783.517.3570.371.9Steve Yoder (14-14)
401983-84Big Ten820.2864*14*.2222.736.3067.871.4Steve Yoder (8-20)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PS/G PA/G AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
411982-83Big Ten820.2863*15*.1671.037.8264.070.1Steve Yoder (8-20)
421981-82Big Ten621.2223*15*.167-5.034.3464.373.6Bill Cofield (6-21)
431980-81Big Ten1116.407513.2785.079.2365.068.4Bill Cofield (11-16)
441979-80Big Ten1514.517711.38911.939.7969.865.9Bill Cofield (15-14)
451978-79Big Ten1215.444612.3335.459.2369.773.5Bill Cofield (12-15)
461977-78Big Ten819.296414.2221.986.6570.975.5Bill Cofield (8-19)
471976-77Big Ten9*18*.3335*13*.2782.177.2468.974.0Bill Cofield (9-18)
481975-76Big Ten1016.385414.222-0.079.7176.882.3John Powless (10-16)
491974-75Big Ten818.308513.2780.846.7271.377.9John Powless (8-18)
501973-74Big Ten168.66786.57111.195.4476.165.713John Powless (16-8)
511972-73Big Ten1113.45859.3576.598.4175.374.8John Powless (11-13)
521971-72Big Ten1311.54268.4294.293.2980.073.9John Powless (13-11)
531970-71Big Ten915.375410.2863.305.2185.384.5John Powless (9-15)
541969-70Big Ten1014.41759.3571.466.1576.880.7John Powless (10-14)
551968-69Big Ten1113.45859.3577.219.3070.470.5John Powless (11-13)
561967-68Big Ten1311.54277.5005.194.1080.178.1John Erickson (13-11)
571966-67Big Ten1311.54287.5333.274.8881.881.6John Erickson (13-11)
581965-66Big Ten1113.45868.4291.954.7977.079.8John Erickson (11-13)
591964-65Big Ten913.409410.2863.405.8177.479.8John Erickson (9-13)
601963-64Big Ten816.333212.143-0.464.3382.086.8John Erickson (8-16)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PS/G PA/G AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
611962-63Big Ten1410.58377.5009.415.8075.171.7106John Erickson (14-10)
621961-62Big Ten177.708104.7147.407.1684.779.6John Erickson (17-7)
631960-61Big Ten717.292410.286-0.355.6070.775.0John Erickson (7-17)
641959-60Big Ten816.333410.286-2.556.3272.680.6John Erickson (8-16)
651958-59Big Ten319.136113.071-8.038.6562.579.2Bud Foster (3-19)
661957-58Big Ten814.364311.214-3.473.7762.869.4Bud Foster (8-14)
671956-57Big Ten517.227311.214-2.107.09Bud Foster (5-17)
681955-56Big Ten616.273410.2864.067.0169.572.5Bud Foster (6-16)
691954-55Big Ten1012.45559.3575.506.4571.772.6Bud Foster (10-12)
701953-54Big Ten1210.54568.42912.317.7267.963.318Bud Foster (12-10)
711952-53Big Ten139.591108.55611.988.3565.861.9Bud Foster (13-9)
721951-52Big Ten1012.45559.3572.614.0258.259.5Bud Foster (10-12)
731950-51Big Ten1012.45577.5003.944.8056.856.9Bud Foster (10-12)
741949-50Big Ten175.773103.76910.735.2358.152.61516Bud Foster (17-5)
751948-49Big Ten1210.54557.41754.548.1Bud Foster (12-10)
761947-48Big Ten128.60075.58352.453.4Bud Foster (12-8)
771946-47Big Ten166.72793.750Lost NCAA Tournament Regional SemifinalBud Foster (16-6)
781945-46Big Ten417.190111.083Bud Foster (4-17)
791944-45Big Ten1011.47648.333Bud Foster (10-11)
801943-44Big Ten129.57193.750Bud Foster (12-9)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PS/G PA/G AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
811942-43Big Ten129.57166.500Bud Foster (12-9)
821941-42Big Ten147.667105.667Bud Foster (14-7)
831940-41Big Ten203.870111.917Won NCAA Tournament National FinalBud Foster (20-3)
841939-40Big Ten515.25039.250Bud Foster (5-15)
851938-39Big Ten1010.50048.333Bud Foster (10-10)
861937-38Big Ten1010.50057.417Bud Foster (10-10)
871936-37Big Ten812.40039.250Bud Foster (8-12)
881935-36Big Ten119.55048.333Bud Foster (11-9)
891934-35Big Ten155.75093.750Bud Foster (15-5)
901933-34Big Ten146.70084.667Doc Meanwell (14-6)
911932-33Big Ten713.35048.333Doc Meanwell (7-13)
921931-32Big Ten810.44439.250Doc Meanwell (8-10)
931930-31Big Ten89.47148.333Doc Meanwell (8-9)
941929-30Big Ten152.88282.800Doc Meanwell (15-2)
951928-29Big Ten152.882102.833Doc Meanwell (15-2)
961927-28Big Ten134.76593.750Doc Meanwell (13-4)
971926-27Big Ten107.58875.583Doc Meanwell (10-7)
981925-26Big Ten89.47148.333Doc Meanwell (8-9)
991924-25Big Ten611.35339.250Doc Meanwell (6-11)
1001923-24Big Ten115.68884.667Doc Meanwell (11-5)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PS/G PA/G AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
1011922-23Big Ten123.800111.917Doc Meanwell (12-3)
1021921-22Big Ten145.73784.667Doc Meanwell (14-5)
1031920-21Big Ten134.76584.667Doc Meanwell (13-4)
1041919-20Big Ten155.75075.583Guy Lowman (15-5)
1051918-19Big Ten511.31339.250Guy Lowman (5-11)
1061917-18Big Ten143.82493.750Guy Lowman (14-3)
1071916-17Western153.83393.750Doc Meanwell (15-3)
1081915-16Western201.952111.917Doc Meanwell (20-1)
1091914-15Western134.76584.667Doc Meanwell (13-4)
1101913-14Western1501.0001201.000Doc Meanwell (15-0)
1111912-13Western141.933111.917Doc Meanwell (14-1)
1121911-12Western1501.0001201.000Doc Meanwell (15-0)
1131910-11Western96.60066.500Haskell Noyes (9-6)
1141909-10Western95.64375.583Haskell Noyes (9-5)
1151908-09Western84.66754.556Haskell Noyes (8-4)
1161907-08Western102.83371.875Emmett Angell (10-2)
1171906-07Western113.78662.750Emmett Angell (11-3)
1181905-06Western122.85762.750Emmett Angell (12-2)
1191904-05Western108.556Emmett Angell (10-8)
1201903-04Western114.733James Elsom (11-4)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PS/G PA/G AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
1211902-03Western52.714James Elsom (5-2)
1221901-02Western73.700James Elsom (7-3)
1231900-01Western11.500James Elsom (1-1)
1241899-00Western11.500James Elsom (1-1)
1251898-99Western03.000James Elsom (0-3)