following last night's games. Ryan originally was going to call it quits during the offseason but then agreed to coach through the end of this year. Longtime assistant
on an interim basis. Wisky's season has been up and down with three home losses and wins over Syracuse, Temple, and VCU. The Badgers don't play again until the 23rd (vs. UWGB) and open Big Ten play the 29th vs. Purdue.
"This was a decision months in the making," Ryan said. "I brought this up to Barry back in April. He advised me to take some time to think it over, and I appreciated that. But in recent weeks, I have come to the conclusion that now is the right time for me to retire and for Greg Gard to have the opportunity to coach the team for the remainder of the season. I discussed this with Barry, and I appreciate him giving me the space to make this decision."