2010–11 Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball team

The 2010–11 Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball team represented the University of Wisconsin–Madison in the 2010–11 NCAA Division I men's basketball season. The team was led by Bo Ryan in his 10th season as coach of the Badgers. They played their home games at the Kohl Center in Madison, Wisconsin as members of the Big Ten Conference. They finished the season 25–9, 13–5 in Big Ten play to finish in fourth place. They lost in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament to Penn State. The Badgers received an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament as the No. 4 seed in the Southeast Region. There they defeated Belmont in the Second Round before beating Kansas State in the Third Round to advance to the Sweet Sixteen. In the Sweet Sixteen, they were defeated by eventual National Runner-up Butler.

2010–11 Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball
Wisconsin Badgers logo.svg
NCAA Tournament, Sweet Sixteen
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 15
APNo. 16
2010–11 record25–9 (13–5 Big Ten)
Head coachBo Ryan (10th season)
Assistant coachGreg Gard
Assistant coachGary Close
Assistant coachLamont Paris
Home arenaKohl Center
Seasons
2010–11 Big Ten Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
No. 1 Ohio State 16 2   .889     34 3   .919
No. 13 Purdue 14 4   .778     26 8   .765
No. 16 Wisconsin 13 5   .722     25 9   .735
Michigan 9 9   .500     21 14   .600
Illinois 9 9   .500     20 14   .588
Penn State 9 9   .500     19 15   .559
Michigan State 9 9   .500     19 15   .559
Northwestern 7 11   .389     20 14   .588
Minnesota 6 12   .333     17 14   .548
Iowa 4 14   .222     11 20   .355
Indiana 3 15   .167     12 20   .375
2011 Big Ten Tournament winner
Rankings from AP Poll[1][2]

Contents

Previous seasonEdit

The Badgers finished the 2009–10 season 24–9, 13–5 in Big Ten play to finish in fourth place. They lost in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament to Illinois. They received an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament as the No. 4 seed in the East region. There they defeated 13th-seeded Wofford in the First Round before being upset by 12th-seeded Cornell in the Second Round.

2010 recruiting classEdit

US college sports recruiting information for high school athletes
Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight Commit date
Evan Anderson
C
Stanley, WI Eau Claire North 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 250 lb (110 kg) Apr 4, 2008 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A
Ben Brust
PG
Hawthorn Woods, IL Mundelein High School 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 190 lb (86 kg) May 7, 2010 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A
Duje Dukan
SF
Deerfield, IL Deerfield High School 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 205 lb (93 kg) Nov 10, 2009 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A
Josh Gasser
PG
Port Washington, WI Port Washington High School 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Sep 24, 2009 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A


Overall recruiting rankings:
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height and weight.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

Sources:

  • "Wisconsin Commit List for 2010". Rivals.com.
  • "Men's Basketball Recruiting". Scout.com.
  • "ESPN – Wisconsin Badgers Basketball Recruiting 2010". ESPN.com.
  • "Scout.com Team Recruiting Rankings". Scout.com.
  • "2010 Team Ranking". Rivals.com.

RosterEdit

2010–11 Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Hometown
G 1 Ben Brust 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Fr Hawthorn Woods, IL
G 2 Wquinton Smith 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) 205 lb (93 kg) Sr Milwaukee, WI
G/F 5 Ryan Evans 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 210 lb (95 kg) RS So Phoenix, AZ
G 10 Dan Fahey 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 195 lb (88 kg) So Chicago, IL
G 11 Jordan Taylor 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 195 lb (88 kg) Jr Bloomington, MN
F 13 Duje Dukan 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 205 lb (93 kg) Fr Deerfield, IL
G 15 Brett Valentyn 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 195 lb (88 kg) RS Sr Verona, WI
G 21 Josh Gasser 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Fr Port Washington, WI
G 22 J.D. Wise 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 185 lb (84 kg) So Milwaukee, WI
G/F 24 Tim Jarmusz 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 205 lb (93 kg) Sr Oshkosh, WI
F 30 Jon Leuer 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 228 lb (103 kg) Sr Orono, MN
F 31 Mike Bruesewitz 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 220 lb (100 kg) So St. Paul, MN
C 32 Evan Anderson 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 250 lb (113 kg) RS Fr Stanley, WI
G/F 33 Rob Wilson 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 198 lb (90 kg) Jr Cleveland, OH
F/C 40 Jared Berggren 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 235 lb (107 kg) RS So Princeton, MN
C 44 J.P. Gavinski 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 255 lb (116 kg) RS Sr Wisconsin Dells, WI
F 52 Keaton Nankivil 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 240 lb (109 kg) Sr Madison, WI
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

Roster
Last update: 2010-11-9

Schedule and resultsEdit

Source[3]

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (attendance)
city, state
Exhibition
Nov 06, 2010*
7:00 pm
UW–La Crosse W 84–59 
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Nov 10, 2010*
7:00 pm
Minnesota State-Mankato W 93–59 
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Non-conference regular season
Nov 14, 2010*
5:00 pm
Prairie View A&M W 99–55  1–0
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Nov 16, 2010*
7:00 pm
North Dakota W 85–53  2–0
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Nov 20, 2010*
6:00 pm, Versus
at UNLV L 65–68  2–1
Thomas & Mack Center (14,736)
Paradise, NV
Nov 25, 2010*
1:00 pm, ESPN2
vs. Manhattan
Old Spice Classic Quarterfinals
W 50–35  3–1
HP Field House (3,035)
Orlando, FL
Nov 26, 2010*
11:00 AM, ESPN
vs. Boston College
Old Spice Classic Semifinals
W 65–55  4–1
HP Field House (3,229)
Orlando, FL
Nov 28, 2010*
6:00 pm, ESPN2
vs. Notre Dame
Old Spice Classic championship
L 51–58  4–2
HP Field House (3,428)
Orlando, FL
Dec 1, 2010*
6:15 pm, ESPN2
North Carolina State
ACC-Big Ten Challenge
W 87–48  5–2
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Dec 4, 2010*
1:00 pm
South Dakota W 76–61  6–2
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Dec 8, 2011*
7:30 pm, BTN
Milwaukee W 61–40  7–2
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Dec 11, 2010*
1:30 pm, ESPN2
at Marquette W 69–64  8–2
Bradley Center (19,074)
Milwaukee, WI
Dec 13, 2010*
7:00 pm, BTN
Green Bay W 70–56  9–2
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Dec 23, 2010*
7:00 pm
Coppin State W 80–56  10–2
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Big Ten regular season
Dec 28, 2010
6:00 pm, ESPN2
No. 14 Minnesota W 68–60  11–2
(1–0)
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Jan 2, 2011
5:00 pm, BTN
at No. 23 Illinois L 61–69  11–3
(1–1)
Assembly Hall (16,618)
Champaign, IL
Jan 5, 2011
7:30 pm, BTN
Michigan W 66–50  12–3
(2–1)
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Jan 11, 2011
6:00 pm, ESPN
No. 20 at Michigan State L 61–64 OT 12–4
(2–2)
Breslin Center (14,797)
East Lansing, MI
Jan 15, 2011
2:00 pm, BTN
No. 20 No. 16 Illinois W 76–66  13–4
(3–2)
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Jan 20, 2011
8:00 pm, ESPN
No. 18 Indiana W 69–60  14–4
(4–2)
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Jan 23, 2011
11:30 AM, BTN
No. 18 at Northwestern W 78–46  15–4
(5–2)
Welsh-Ryan Arena (7,102)
Evanston, IL
Jan 29, 2011
3:00 pm, BTN
No. 17 at Penn State L 52–56  15–5
(5–3)
Bryce Jordan Center (14,292)
University Park, PA
Feb 1, 2011
6:00 pm, ESPN
No. 19 No. 11 Purdue W 66–59  16–5
(6–3)
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Feb 6, 2011
12:00 pm, CBS
No. 19 Michigan State W 82–56  17–5
(7–3)
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Feb 9, 2011
7:30 pm, BTN
No. 13 at Iowa W 62–59 OT 18–5
(8–3)
Carver-Hawkeye Arena (12,093)
Iowa City, IA
Feb 12, 2011
1:00 pm, ESPN
No. 13 No. 1 Ohio State W 71–67  19–5
(9–3)
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Feb 16, 2011
5:30 pm, BTN
No. 10 at No. 11 Purdue L 62–70  19–6
(9–4)
Mackey Arena (14,123)
West Lafayette, IN
Feb 20, 2011
5:00 pm, BTN
No. 10 Penn State W 76–66  20–6
(10–4)
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Feb 23, 2011
5:30 pm, BTN
No. 12 at Michigan W 53–52  21–6
(11–4)
Crisler Arena (11,023)
Ann Arbor, MI
Feb 27, 2011
5:00 pm, BTN
No. 12 Northwestern W 78–63  22–6
(12–4)
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
Mar 3, 2011
8:00 pm, ESPN
No. 10 at Indiana W 77–67  23–6
(13–4)
Assembly Hall (16,700)
Bloomington, IN
Mar 6, 2011
3:00 pm, CBS
No. 10 at No. 1 Ohio State L 65–93  23–7
(13–5)
Value City Arena (18,809)
Columbus, OH
Big Ten Tournament
Mar 11, 2011
8:00 pm, BTN
(3) No. 13 vs. (6) Penn State
quarterfinals
L 33–36  23–8
Conseco Fieldhouse (18,381)
Indianapolis, IN
NCAA Tournament
Mar 17, 2011*
6:27 pm, truTV
(4 SE) No. 16 vs. (13 SE) Belmont
Second Round
W 72–58  24–8
McKale Center (10,293)
Tucson, AZ
Mar 19, 2011*
7:40 pm, TNT
(4 SE) No. 16 vs. (5 SE) No. 21 Kansas State
Third Round
W 70–65  25–8
McKale Center (11,267)
Tucson, AZ
Mar 24, 2011*
8:57 pm, TBS
(4 SE) No. 16 vs. (8 SE) Butler
Regional Semifinals
L 54–61  25–9
New Orleans Arena (12,320)
New Orleans, LA
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Central Time.

RankingsEdit

Regular Season Polls
Poll Pre-
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Final
AP RV RV RV RV RV RV RV 20 18 17 19 13 10 12 10 13 16
Coaches 25 25 RV RV RV RV RV 24 RV 21 17 15 18 14 10 12 10 13 16 15
Legend
  Increase in ranking
  Decrease in ranking
  No Change
(RV)   Received Votes

Player statisticsEdit

  • As of March 25, 2011[4]
		        MINUTES    |--TOTAL--|   |--3-PTS--| |-F-THROWS-| |---REBOUNDS---|                 |-SCORING-| 
## Player           GP GS Tot  Avg  FG  FGA  Pct  3FG 3FA Pct FT FTA  Pct  Off Def Tot Avg PF FO A TO Blk Stl Pts Avg 
30 Leuer, Jon       34 34 1139 33.5 227 483 .470  54 146 .370 113 134 .843  57 189 246 7.2 75 1 56  54 30 17 621 18.3
11 Taylor, Jordan   34 34 1241 36.5 194 448 .433  75 175 .429 154 185 .832  32 107 139 4.1 80 3 161 42  5 25 617 18.1
52 Nankivil, Keaton 34 34 949  27.9 120 242 .496  59 129 .457  31  37 .838  62  82 144 4.2 67 2 23  29 42 16 330  9.7
21 Gasser, Josh     34 30 957  28.1 68  144 .472  19  63 .302  47  55 .855  42  90 132 3.9 80 3 75  30  2 17 202  5.9
31 Bruesewitz, Mike 34 13 675  19.9 57  121 .471  20  62 .323  22  29 .759  45  60 105 3.1 63 0 34  28  4 10 156  4.6
24 Jarmusz, Tim     34 21 805  23.7 40  105 .381  32  89 .360  21  23 .913  29  46 75  2.2 35 1 43  12  1 23 133  3.9
05 Evans, Ryan      34 0  393  11.6 33  106 .311  0   3  .000  29  39 .744  20  59 79  2.3 39 0 16  23 11  6  95  2.8 
40 Berggren, Jared  29 1  200   6.9 27  55  .491  7   22 .318   8  13 .615  10  21 31  1.1 37 1 9   14 10  1  69  2.4
33 Wilson, Rob      23 2  168   7.3 14  42  .333  1   17 .059   7   8 .875   7  16 23  1.0 14 0 8   6   0  2  36  1.6
15 Valentyn, Brett  24 0  123   5.1  8  23  .348  8   23 .348   1   2 .500   2   7  9  0.4 12 0 4   4   0  1  25  1.0
01 Brust, Ben       15 0   45   3.0  4  16  .250  2   10 .200   0   0 .000   2   5  7  0.5 5  0 1   2   0  1  10  0.7 
02 Smith, Wquinton  26 1  128   4.9  5  16  .313  1   5  .200   2   6 .333   8   4 12  0.5 12 0 12  4   0  2  13  0.5 
13 Dukan, Duje       8 0   15   1.9  1   4  .250  0   0  .000   0   0 .000   2   3  5  0.6 1  0 0   0   0  0   2  0.3
44 Gavinski, J.P.    6 0    9   1.5  0   3  .000  0   0  .000   1   2 .500   2   0  2  0.3 2  0 0   1   0  0   1  0.2
22 Wise, J.D.        1 0    1   1.0  0   0  .000  0   0  .000   0   0 .000   0   0  0  0.0 0  0 0   0   0  0   0  0.0
10 Fahey, Dan        3 0    2   0.7  0   0  .000  0   0  .000   0   0 .000   0   0  0  0.0 0  0 0   0   0  0   0  0.0
   Team                                                                    35  44  79  2.3 0        9 
   Total..........  34   6850  798 1808 .441 278 744 .374 436 533 .818 355 733 1088 32.0 522 11 442 258 105 121 2310 67.9
   Opponents......  34   6850  705 1647 .428 179 484 .370 403 542 .744 273 695 968  28.5 570 8  325 329  61 133 1992 58.6

AwardsAll-Big Ten by Media[5]

  • Jordan Taylor - 1st team (unanimous)
  • Jon Leuer - 2nd team
  • Keaton Nankivil - Honorable mention

All-Big Ten by Coaches

  • Jordan Taylor - 1st team & All-Defensive team
  • Jon Leuer - 1st team
  • Keaton Nankivil - Honorable mention

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2011 NCAA Men's Basketball Rankings". ESPN. Retrieved March 14, 2011.
  2. ^ "Big Ten Standings - 2010-11". ESPN. Retrieved March 26, 2011.
  3. ^ "2010–11 Schedule". Archived from the original on 2010-10-23. Retrieved 2010-10-22.
  4. ^ Wisconsin Season Statistics, UWBadgers.com, Retrieved 2011-3-25
  5. ^ "2010-11 All-Big Ten Men's Basketball Team" (PDF). BigTen.org.