129 Years

129 Years Table
Overall Conference SRS Polls
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
12020Big Ten340.429340.429-1.322.111919P.J. Fleck (3-4)
22019Big Ten1120.846720.77811.732.11710P.J. Fleck (11-2)Outback Bowl-W
32018Big Ten760.538360.3335.284.05P.J. Fleck (7-6)Quick Lane Bowl-W
42017Big Ten570.417270.2223.364.78P.J. Fleck (5-7)
52016Big Ten940.692540.5568.651.65Tracy Claeys (9-4)Holiday Bowl-W
62015Big Ten670.462260.2502.464.84Jerry Kill (4-3), Tracy Claeys (2-4)Quick Lane Bowl-W
72014Big Ten850.615530.6256.743.0422Jerry Kill (8-5)Citrus Bowl-L
82013Big Ten850.615440.5005.271.35Jerry Kill (8-5)Texas Bowl-L
92012Big Ten670.462260.250-3.250.13Jerry Kill (6-7)Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas-L
102011Big Ten390.250260.250-6.043.21Jerry Kill (3-9)
112010Big Ten390.250260.250-5.063.53Tim Brewster (1-6), Jeff Horton (2-3)
122009Big Ten670.462350.375-0.102.67Tim Brewster (6-7)Insight Bowl-L
132008Big Ten760.538350.3750.010.0920Tim Brewster (7-6)Insight Bowl-L
142007Big Ten1110.083080.000-11.69-0.02Tim Brewster (1-11)
152006Big Ten670.462350.3751.451.84Glen Mason (6-7)Insight Bowl-L
162005Big Ten750.583440.50011.316.8118Glen Mason (7-5)Music City Bowl-L
172004Big Ten750.583350.3755.741.492513Glen Mason (7-5)Music City Bowl-W
182003Big Ten1030.769530.62511.88-0.041720Glen Mason (10-3)Sun Bowl-W
192002Big Ten850.615350.3755.021.1723Glen Mason (8-5)Music City Bowl-W
202001Big Ten470.364260.250-0.701.76Glen Mason (4-7)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
212000Big Ten660.500440.5003.020.1022Glen Mason (6-6)Micron PC Bowl-L
221999Big Ten840.667530.62511.811.391218Glen Mason (8-4)Sun Bowl-L
231998Big Ten560.455260.2503.125.12Glen Mason (5-6)
241997Big Ten390.250170.125-5.782.39Glen Mason (3-9)
251996Big Ten470.364170.125-0.046.41Jim Wacker (4-7)
261995Big Ten380.273170.1252.239.05Jim Wacker (3-8)
271994Big Ten380.273170.1252.977.88Jim Wacker (3-8)
281993Big Ten470.364350.375-1.424.67Jim Wacker (4-7)
291992Big Ten290.182260.250-4.473.53Jim Wacker (2-9)
301991Big Ten290.182170.125-7.195.53John Gutekunst (2-9)
311990Big Ten650.545530.6252.954.59John Gutekunst (6-5)
321989Big Ten650.545440.5001.931.11John Gutekunst (6-5)
331988Big Ten272.273062.125-5.32-0.41John Gutekunst (2-7-2)
341987Big Ten650.545350.3750.26-0.38John Gutekunst (6-5)
351986Big Ten660.500530.6253.523.77John Gutekunst (6-6)Liberty Bowl-L
361985Big Ten750.583440.5008.004.9220Lou Holtz (6-5), John Gutekunst (1-0)Independence Bowl-W
371984Big Ten470.364360.333-4.833.63Lou Holtz (4-7)
381983Big Ten1100.091090.000-12.145.22Joe Salem (1-10)
391982Big Ten380.273180.111-3.802.8419Joe Salem (3-8)
401981Big Ten650.545450.4442.851.67Joe Salem (6-5)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
411980Big Ten560.455450.4443.585.12Joe Salem (5-6)
421979Big Ten461.409351.3897.127.85Joe Salem (4-6-1)
431978Big Ten560.455440.5000.112.84Cal Stoll (5-6)
441977Big Ten750.583440.5007.647.2319Cal Stoll (7-5)Hall of Fame Classic-L
451976Big Ten650.545440.5007.516.06Cal Stoll (6-5)
461975Big Ten650.545350.3756.292.56Cal Stoll (6-5)
471974Big Ten470.364260.250-3.275.18Cal Stoll (4-7)
481973Big Ten740.636620.75011.4110.22Cal Stoll (7-4)
491972Big Ten470.364440.5002.138.67Cal Stoll (4-7)
501971Big Ten470.364350.3752.127.57Murray Warmath (4-7)
511970Big Ten361.350241.3573.2410.34Murray Warmath (3-6-1)
521969Big Ten451.450430.5714.378.571919Murray Warmath (4-5-1)
531968Big Ten640.600520.7149.747.641515Murray Warmath (6-4)
541967Big Ten820.800610.8579.682.48Murray Warmath (8-2)
551966Big Ten451.450331.500-1.280.92Murray Warmath (4-5-1)
561965Big Ten541.550520.71411.088.68Murray Warmath (5-4-1)
571964Big Ten540.556430.57112.5511.00Murray Warmath (5-4)
581963Big Ten360.333250.2868.6311.51Murray Warmath (3-6)
591962Big Ten621.722520.71421.2513.03510Murray Warmath (6-2-1)
601961Big Ten820.800610.85717.439.8336Murray Warmath (8-2)Rose Bowl-W
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
611960Big Ten820.800610.85721.4910.9911Murray Warmath (8-2)Rose Bowl-L
621959Big Ten270.222160.1434.0110.34Murray Warmath (2-7)
631958Big Ten180.111160.1434.2010.86Murray Warmath (1-8)
641957Big Ten450.444350.3757.158.8243Murray Warmath (4-5)
651956Big Ten612.778412.71419.0713.07612Murray Warmath (6-1-2)
661955Big Ten360.333250.2862.729.50Murray Warmath (3-6)
671954Big Ten720.778420.66714.107.668Murray Warmath (7-2)
681953Big Ten441.500331.50012.3713.1513Wesley Fesler (4-4-1)
691952Western432.556312.6678.4410.77Wesley Fesler (4-3-2)
701951Western261.278141.2500.748.97Wesley Fesler (2-6-1)
711950Western171.167141.2502.4812.591818Bernie Bierman (1-7-1)
721949Western720.778420.66726.7413.5238Bernie Bierman (7-2)
731948Western720.778520.71419.248.02816Bernie Bierman (7-2)
741947Western630.667330.50016.3510.5713Bernie Bierman (6-3)
751946Western540.556340.4296.496.60Bernie Bierman (5-4)
761945Western450.444150.1677.056.725Bernie Bierman (4-5)
771944Western531.611321.58314.6811.12George Hauser (5-3-1)
781943Western540.556230.40010.2410.699George Hauser (5-4)
791942Western540.556330.50010.926.36719George Hauser (5-4)
801941Western8001.0005001.00025.5710.0711Bernie Bierman (8-0)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
811940Western8001.0006001.00027.6616.1611Bernie Bierman (8-0)
821939Western341.438231.41711.318.0620Bernie Bierman (3-4-1)
831938Western620.750410.80016.359.22210Bernie Bierman (6-2)
841937Western620.7505001.00011.841.9745Bernie Bierman (6-2)
851936Western710.875410.80024.618.7411Bernie Bierman (7-1)
861935Western8001.0005001.00020.794.29Bernie Bierman (8-0)
871934Western8001.0005001.00025.153.77Bernie Bierman (8-0)
881933Western404.750204.66714.079.20Bernie Bierman (4-0-4)
891932Western530.625230.40014.438.93Bernie Bierman (5-3)
901931Western730.700320.60011.582.88Fritz Crisler (7-3)
911930Western341.438130.2505.997.36Fritz Crisler (3-4-1)
921929Western620.750320.60011.962.71Clarence Spears (6-2)
931928Western620.750420.66714.893.76Clarence Spears (6-2)
941927Western602.875301.87518.885.51Clarence Spears (6-0-2)
951926Western530.625220.50014.046.17Clarence Spears (5-3)
961925Western521.688111.50012.552.05Clarence Spears (5-2-1)
971924Western332.500121.3754.183.55William Spaulding (3-3-2)
981923Western511.786211.6259.530.82William Spaulding (5-1-1)
991922Western331.500231.4176.874.87William Spaulding (3-3-1)
1001921Western340.429240.333-1.075.50Henry Williams (3-4)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
1011920Western160.143060.0001.669.08Henry Williams (1-6)
1021919Western421.643320.60015.096.52Henry Williams (4-2-1)
1031918Western521.688210.6675.37-2.00Henry Williams (5-2-1)
1041917Western410.800310.75028.1910.99Henry Williams (4-1)
1051916Western610.857310.75016.89-2.68Henry Williams (6-1)
1061915Western601.929301.87519.782.49Henry Williams (6-0-1)
1071914Western610.857310.75017.486.34Henry Williams (6-1)
1081913Western520.714210.66714.503.64Henry Williams (5-2)
1091912Western430.571220.50012.148.43Henry Williams (4-3)
1101911Western601.929301.87517.905.75Henry Williams (6-0-1)
1111910Western610.8572001.00016.88-1.69Henry Williams (6-1)
1121909Western610.8572001.00019.003.42Henry Williams (6-1)
1131908Western321.583020.0005.206.86Henry Williams (3-2-1)
1141907Western221.500011.25010.5410.34Henry Williams (2-2-1)
1151906Western410.8002001.00015.189.58Henry Williams (4-1)
1161905Western1010.909210.66719.98-1.21Henry Williams (10-1)
1171904Western13001.0003001.00021.700.55Henry Williams (13-0)
1181903Western1401.967301.87516.18-4.29Henry Williams (14-0-1)
1191902Western921.792310.75014.771.52Henry Williams (9-2-1)
1201901Western911.864310.75012.86-0.50Henry Williams (9-1-1)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
1211900Western1002.917301.87513.07-3.85Henry Williams (10-0-2)
1221899Western632.636030.0004.18-0.91John Harrison (6-3-2), William Leary (6-3-2)
1231898Western450.444120.333-4.11-4.89Jack Minds (4-5)
1241897Western440.500030.000-1.77-4.90Alexander Jerrems (4-4)
1251896Western820.800120.3334.77-5.43Alexander Jerrems (8-2)
1261895Ind730.7005.27-1.13Pudge Heffelfinger (7-3)
1271894Ind310.75015.242.99Tom Cochrane (3-1)
1281893Ind6001.00015.05-0.28Wallie Winter (6-0)
1291892Ind5001.0009.34-3.26