1927–28 Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball team

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1927–28 Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball
Wisconsin Badgers logo.svg
Conference Big Ten Conference
1927–28 record 13–4 (9–3 Big Ten)
Head coach Walter Meanwell
Home arena Red Gym
Seasons
1927–28 Big Ten Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Indiana 10 2   .833     15 2   .882
Purdue 10 2   .833     15 2   .882
Wisconsin 9 3   .750     13 4   .765
Northwestern 9 3   .750     12 5   .706
Michigan 7 5   .583     10 7   .588
Chicago 5 7   .417     8 9   .471
Iowa 3 9   .250     6 11   .353
Ohio State 3 9   .250     5 12   .294
Illinois 2 10   .167     5 12   .294
Minnesota 2 10   .167     4 12   .250
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1927–1928 Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball team represented University of Wisconsin–Madison. The head coach was Walter Meanwell, coaching his fourteenth season with the Badgers. The team played their home games at the Red Gym in Madison, Wisconsin and was a member of the Big Ten Conference.

Schedule[edit]

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site
city, state
Regular Season
12/10/1927*
Coe (IA) W 18–6  1–0
Red Gym 
Madison, Wisconsin
12/16/1927*
Butler W 25–18  2–0
Red Gym 
Madison, Wisconsin
12/19/1927*
DePauw (IN) W 32–17  3–0
Red Gym 
Madison, Wisconsin
1/02/1928*
Oregon State W 36–21  4–0
Red Gym 
Madison, Wisconsin
1/07/1928
at Ohio State W 30–13  5–0 (1–0)
Ohio Expo Center Coliseum 
Columbus, Ohio
1/09/1928
Michigan W 26–22  6–0 (2–0)
Red Gym 
Madison, Wisconsin
1/14/1928
at Minnesota W 35–26  7–0 (3–0)
Kenwood Armory 
Minneapolis
1/16/1928
Illinois L 33–34  7–1 (3–1)
Red Gym 
Madison, Wisconsin
2/07/1928*
Notre Dame L 14–21  7–2
Red Gym 
Madison, Wisconsin
2/11/1928
Minnesota W 38–18  8–2 (4–1)
Red Gym 
Madison, Wisconsin
2/18/1928
Ohio State W 21–18  9–2 (5–1)
Red Gym 
Madison, Wisconsin
2/20/1928
at Iowa W 31–21  10–2 (6–1)
Iowa Field House 
Iowa City, IA
2/23/1928
Purdue W 28–22  11–2 (7–1)
Red Gym 
Madison, Wisconsin
2/25/1928
at Purdue L 15–31  11–3 (7–2)
Memorial Gymnasium 
West Lafayette, Indiana
3/03/1928
Iowa W 20–17  12–3 (8–2)
Red Gym 
Madison, Wisconsin
3/05/1928
at Michigan L 19–42  12–4 (8–3)
Yost Field House 
Ann Arbor, Michigan
3/09/1928
at Illinois W 32–22  13–4 (9–3)
Huff Hall 
Champaign, Illinois
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.

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