73 | Conference championships

UW men’s basketball Big Ten title 2015

The Badgers won 73 conference championships (regular season and tournaments combined) during Alvarez’s tenure as athletic director. 

ABOVE: UW men’s basketball players celebrate their Big Ten Conference title following their 68-61 win over Michigan State at the Kohl Center March 1, 2015. The Badgers added the conference tournament crown exactly two weeks later with an 80-69 overtime win over Michigan State at the United Center in Chicago.