1946–47 Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball team

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1946–47 Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball
University of Wisconsin Waving W.svg
Conference Big Ten Conference
1946–47 record 16–6 (9–3 Big Ten)
Head coach Harold E. Foster
Home arena UW Fieldhouse
Seasons
« 1945–46 1947–48 »
1946–47 Big Nine Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Wisconsin 9 3   .750     16 6   .727
Illinois 8 4   .667     14 6   .700
Indiana 8 4   .667     12 8   .600
Minnesota 7 5   .583     14 7   .667
Michigan 6 6   .500     12 8   .600
Iowa 5 7   .417     12 7   .632
Ohio State 5 7   .417     7 13   .350
Purdue 4 8   .333     9 11   .450
Northwestern 2 10   .167     7 13   .350
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1946–1947 Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball team represented University of Wisconsin–Madison. The head coach was Harold E. Foster, coaching his thirteenth season with the Badgers. The team played their home games at the UW Fieldhouse in Madison, Wisconsin and was a member of the Big Nine Conference.

Schedule[edit]

Date Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site
Regular Season
12/02/1946* Lawrence (WI) W 61–43  1–0 UW Fieldhouse
12/07/1946* Marquette W 65–51  2–0 UW Fieldhouse
12/09/1946* at Butler W 60–52  3–0 Butler Fieldhouse
12/14/1946* Notre Dame W 53–49 OT 4–0 UW Fieldhouse
12/18/1946* Oklahoma L 40–56  4–1 UW Fieldhouse
12/21/1946* at Marquette L 47–55  4–2 Marquette Gymnasium
12/23/1946* Southern California W 61–56  5–2 UW Fieldhouse
1/01/1947 Illinois W 53–47  6–2 (1–0) UW Fieldhouse
1/04/1947 at Iowa W 63–62  7–2 (2–0) Iowa Field House
1/11/1947 Indiana W 70–49  8–2 (3–0) UW Fieldhouse
1/20/1947* at Michigan State W 58–48  9–2 Jenison Fieldhouse
1/25/1947 at Illinois L 37–63  9–3 (3–1) Huff Hall
1/27/1947 Northwestern W 45–44  10–3 (4–1) UW Fieldhouse
2/03/1947 Iowa W 60–53  11–3 (5–1) UW Fieldhouse
2/08/1947 Minnesota W 60–51  12–3 (6–1) UW Fieldhouse
2/10/1947 at Michigan W 52–51  13–3 (7–1) Yost Field House
2/15/1947 vs. Northwestern W 54–42  14–3 (8–1) Chicago Stadium
2/22/1947 Ohio State L 56–57  14–4 (8–2) UW Fieldhouse
2/24/1947 at Purdue W 72–60  15–4 (9–2) Purdue Fieldhouse
3/01/1947 at Minnesota L 55–58  15–5 (9–3) Minnesota Field House
NCAA Tournament
3/20/1947* vs. City College of New York
(East Regional - Quarterfinals)
L 70–56  15–6 Madison Square Garden
3/22/1947* vs. Navy
(East Regional - Third Place Game)
W 50–49  16–6 Madison Square Garden
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. ( ) Tournament seedings in parentheses.

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