2014-2015 Wisconsin Badgers

2014-2015 Wisconsin Badgers Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
30 Vitto Brown So F 6-8 230 Jul 31, 1995 Bowling Green (OH) United States Bowling Green High School
35 Riley Dearring Fr G 6-5 185 - Minnetonka (MN) United States Minnetonka High School
15 Sam Dekker Jr SF 6-9 230 May 6, 1994 Sheboygan (WI) United States Sheboygan Lutheran High School
13 Duje Dukan Sr F 6-10 220 Dec 4, 1991 Split Croatia Deerfield High School
4 Matt Ferris Fr G 6-6 200 - Appleton (WI) United States Xavier High School
21 Josh Gasser Sr G 6-4 192 Feb 12, 1992 Port Washington (WI) United States Port Washington High School
22 Ethan Happ RS-Fr F 6-10 235 May 7, 1996 Taylor Ridge (IL) United States Rockridge High School
10 Nigel Hayes So F 6-8 254 Dec 16, 1994 Toledo (OH) United States Whitmer High School
11 Jordan Hill RS-So G 6-4 178 Dec 12, 1994 Pasadena (CA) United States Phillips Exeter Academy
12 Traevon Jackson Sr PG 6-2 208 Dec 11, 1992 Westerville (OH) United States Westerville South High School
44 Frank Kaminsky Sr F 7-0 242 Apr 4, 1993 Lisle (IL) United States Benet Academy
24 Bronson Koenig So G 6-3 194 Nov 13, 1994 La Crosse (WI) United States Aquinas High School
5 Aaron Moesch Fr F 6-8 226 - Green Bay (WI) United States Green Bay Southwest High School
20 T.J. Schlundt RS-Fr G 6-5 191 - Oconomowoc (WI) United States Oconomowoc High School
3 Zak Showalter So G 6-2 184 Jan 17, 1994 Germantown (WI) United States Germantown High School
2 Jordan Smith Jr PG 6-3 180 - Orono (MN) United States Orono High School

Recent Wisconsin Badgers History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 23-11 (14-6) 4th (Big Ten) 4th Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2017-2018 15-18 (7-11) 9th (Big Ten) 3rd Rnd N/A
2016-2017 27-10 (12-6) 2nd (Big Ten) Runner Up NCAA 3rd Rnd
2015-2016 22-13 (12-6) 3rd (Big Ten) 2nd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2014-2015 36-4 (16-2) 1st (Big Ten) Champion NCAA Runner Up
2013-2014 30-8 (12-6) 2nd (Big Ten) 3rd Rnd NCAA 4th Rnd
2012-2013 23-12 (12-6) 4th (Big Ten) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2011-2012 26-10 (12-6) 4th (Big Ten) 3rd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2010-2011 25-9 (13-5) 3rd (Big Ten) 2nd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2009-2010 24-9 (13-5) 4th (Big Ten) 2nd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2008-2009 20-13 (10-8) 4th (Big Ten) 2nd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2007-2008 31-5 (16-2) 1st (Big Ten) Champion NCAA 3rd Rnd
2006-2007 30-6 (13-3) 2nd (Big Ten) Runner Up NCAA 2nd Rnd
2005-2006 19-12 (9-7) 4th (Big Ten) 2nd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2004-2005 25-9 (11-5) 3rd (Big Ten) Runner Up NCAA 4th Rnd
2003-2004 25-7 (12-4) 2nd (Big Ten) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2002-2003 24-8 (12-4) 1st (Big Ten) 2nd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd

2014-2015 Wisconsin Badgers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Frank Kaminsky John R. Wooden Award
Frank Kaminsky Naismith College Player of the Year
Frank Kaminsky Adolph Rupp Trophy
Frank Kaminsky Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Best C) Award
Frank Kaminsky Consensus All-American First Team
Frank Kaminsky NABC Player of the Year
Frank Kaminsky NABC All-American First Team
Frank Kaminsky NABC All-District (7) First Team
Sam Dekker NABC All-District (7) Second Team
Frank Kaminsky AP Player of the Year
Frank Kaminsky AP All-American First Team
Frank Kaminsky Oscar Robertson Trophy (USBWA Player of the Year)
Frank Kaminsky USBWA All-American First Team
Frank Kaminsky Sporting News Player of the Year
Frank Kaminsky Sporting News All-American First Team
Frank Kaminsky Big Ten Player of the Year (Coaches)
Frank Kaminsky Big Ten Player of the Year (Media)
Frank Kaminsky All-Big Ten First Team (Coaches)
Sam Dekker All-Big Ten Second Team (Coaches)
Nigel Hayes All-Big Ten Third Team (Coaches)
Frank Kaminsky All-Big Ten First Team (Media)
Sam Dekker All-Big Ten Second Team (Media)
Nigel Hayes All-Big Ten Third Team (Media)
Frank Kaminsky Big Ten Tournament Most Outstanding Player
Nigel Hayes Big Ten All-Tournament Team
Frank Kaminsky Big Ten All-Tournament Team
Josh Gasser All-Big Ten Defensive Team
Sam Dekker NCAA Final Four All-Tournament Teams (AP)
Frank Kaminsky NCAA Final Four All-Tournament Teams (AP)
Frank Kaminsky Battle 4 Atlantis MVP

2014-2015 Wisconsin Badgers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters B. Koenig J. Gasser S. Dekker N. Hayes F. Kaminsky
Rotation T. Jackson     D. Dukan  
Lim PT Z. Showalter R. Dearring   V. Brown  
Lim PT J. Smith M. Ferris   A. Moesch  

2014-2015 Wisconsin Badgers Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Frank Kaminsky 39 33.6 18.8 8.2 2.6 0.8 1.5 1.6
Sam Dekker 40 31.0 13.9 5.5 1.2 0.5 0.5 0.9
Nigel Hayes 40 33.0 12.4 6.2 2.0 0.8 0.4 1.3
Bronson Koenig 40 28.8 8.7 1.8 2.5 0.2 0.2 0.8
Traevon Jackson 21 24.1 8.1 1.7 2.6 0.9 0.1 1.5
Josh Gasser 40 33.0 6.6 3.5 1.8 0.8 0.2 0.5
Duje Dukan 38 15.9 4.7 2.6 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.7
Zak Showalter 35 7.6 2.1 1.3 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.1
Vitto Brown 34 6.3 1.8 1.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4
Riley Dearring 15 2.6 0.7 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.4
Aaron Moesch 14 2.0 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.1
Matt Ferris 9 1.9 0.2 0.6 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Jordan Smith 14 2.5 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2014-2015 Wisconsin Badgers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Bo Ryan Head Coach 2001-2002 Assistant Coach (Wisconsin, 1976 to 1984)
Greg Gard Associate Head Coach 2008-2009 Assistant Coach (Wisconsin, 2001 to 2008)
Gary Close Assistant Coach 2003-2004 N/A
Lamont Paris Assistant Coach 2010-2011 N/A
A.J. Van Handel Video Coordinator 2013-2014 Program Assistant (Wisconsin, 2010 to 2013)
Barry Alvarez Athletic Director 2014-2015 N/A
Kat Vosters Director of Basketball Operations 2014-2015 Team Manager (Wisconsin, 2010 to 2014)
Erik Helland Strength and Conditioning Coach 2013-2014 Strength and Conditioning Coach (Chicago Bulls, 2001 to 2013)
Henry Perez-Guerra Athletic Trainer 1993-1994 N/A
Brian Lucas Director of Communications 2014-2015 N/A