2014-15 Badgers’ Big Ten schedule announced

Wisconsin opens against Penn State, travels to Maryland and Rutgers

The Big Ten announced the 2014-15 league schedule, including Wisconsin’s 18 games. Times and television assignments will be announced at a later date.

Since Bo Ryan took over as head coach at Wisconsin, the Badgers own the best conference record in the Big Ten, going 156-66 (.703) over the last 13 seasons.

2014-15 Wisconsin Badgers Big Ten Schedule

Dec. 31 vs. Penn State

Jan. 4 at Northwestern

Jan. 7 vs. Purdue

Jan. 11 at Rutgers

Jan. 15 vs. Nebraska

Jan. 20 vs. Iowa

Jan. 24 at Michigan

Jan. 31 at Iowa

Feb. 3 vs. Indiana

Feb. 7 vs. Northwestern

Feb. 10 at Nebraska

Feb. 15 vs. Illinois

Feb. 18 at Penn State

Feb. 21 vs. Minnesota

Feb. 24 at Maryland

March 1 vs. Michigan State

March 5 at Minnesota

March 8 at Ohio State

The season culminates March 11-15 with the Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament in Chicago. Now with 14 teams, the tournament will begin with two games on Wednesday, March 11.