Bo Ryan Wisconsin Badgers Offense
Here are two plays from former Wisconsin Badgers Head Coach Bo Ryan. In 32 years as a head coach, Coach Ryan compiled a 747-233 record including a 364-130 record at Wisconsin. He has only had 1 losing season and has won 30+ games in a season 7 times. He won 4 NCAA Division III Tournament Championships with Wisconsin-Platteville (1991, 1995, 1998, 1998) and made it to the Final Four twice with the Badgers. He was named the Big 10 Coach of the Year 4 times and was awarded the Clair Bee Coach of the Year Award in 2007. He got his coaching start at the junior high and high school levels before taking an assistant job at Wisconsin in 1976. He then took the job at Wisconsin-Platteville, and in 1999 took the head coaching job at Milwaukee. In 2001, Ryan took over as head coach for the Badgers.
Bo Ryan Wisconsin Badgers Offense – Badger Wheel
In this play, 1 passes to 3 then cuts into the lane to the opposite low post. 3 dribbles towards the top of the key as 4 screens down for 2 with 2 curling into the lane. If 2 isn’t open, 3 continues to dribble as 4 screens for 1. At the same time, 5 screens for 2 giving 3 the option to pass to 1 or 2 on the wings for a shot. If 1 gets the ball with no shot, he looks to pass to 4 posting up inside.
Bo Ryan Wisconsin Badgers Offense – Post ISO
1 dribbles right as 2 cuts off of a screen from 5 at the top of the key. 1 looks for 2 flaring for a shot, but if he isn’t open 1 dribbles off of a ball-screen from 5. At the same time, 3 and 4 move to the right elbow. As 1 dribbles left, 5 cuts off of the back-screen from 3 and 4 to the ball-side low post. 1 looks to pass to 5 inside or pass to 2 who looks inside to 5.