15 | Consecutive years of football bowl and men’s basketball NCAA berths

Badgers fans celebrate

During Alvarez’s tenure as AD, the Badgers football and men’s basketball programs produced 15 consecutive years of playing in a bowl game and reaching the NCAA tournament, setting an NCAA record.

ABOVE: Badgers fans celebrate on State Street in Madison following the UW men’s basketball team’s NCAA National Championship loss to Duke April 6, 2015.