Brian Wardle (basketball)

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Brian Wardle
Sport(s) Basketball
Current position
Title Head coach
Team Bradley
Conference MVC
Record 38–60 (.388)
Biographical details
Born (1979-10-09) October 9, 1979 (age 38)
Clarendon Hills, Illinois
Playing career
1997–2001 Marquette
2001–2002 Fayetteville Patriots
2002–2003 Rockford Lightning
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
2003–2005 Marquette (asst.)
2005–2010 Green Bay (asst.)
2010–2015 Green Bay
2015–present Bradley
Head coaching record
Overall 133–125 (.516)
Tournaments NIT: 0–2
CIT: 0–1
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
Horizon League regular season championship (2014)
Awards
Horizon League Coach of the Year (2014)
Skip Prosser Man of the Year Award (2014)
First-team All-Conference USA (2001)

Brian Wardle (born October 9, 1979) is an American college basketball coach and the current men's basketball coach at Bradley University. He was an assistant at Marquette from 2003–2005 and UW-Green Bay from 2005–2010. After the 2009-2010 season, Wardle was named head coach at UW-Green Bay.[1] Upon his hiring, Wardle became the youngest head coach in NCAA Division I basketball.[1]

Born in Clarendon Hills, Illinois, Wardle played for Marquette from 1997–2001, ending his career as the third-leading scorer in school history.[2]

Head coaching record[edit]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Green Bay (Horizon League) (2010–2015)
2010–11 Green Bay 14–18 8–10 7th
2011–12 Green Bay 15–15 10–8 7th
2012–13 Green Bay 18–16 10–6 T–3rd CIT First Round
2013–14 Green Bay 24–7 14–2 1st NIT First Round
2014–15 Green Bay 24–9 12–4 2nd NIT First Round
Green Bay: 95–65 (.594) 54–20 (.730)
Bradley (Missouri Valley Conference) (2015–present)
2015–16 Bradley 5–27 3–15 9th
2016–17 Bradley 13–20 7–11 T–6th
2017–18 Bradley 20–13 9–9 5th
Bradley: 38–60 (.388) 18–34 (.346)
Total: 133–125 (.516)

      National champion         Postseason invitational champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Wardle Named Green Bay Head Basketball Coach". UWGB Athletics. April 15, 2010. Retrieved April 15, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Action 2 New – 10 O'Clock newscast (sports)". Green Bay, Wisconsin. November 17, 2010. 27 minutes in. WBAY-TV.  Missing or empty |series= (help);

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