Born: Dec. 20, 1947, in Chester.

Current: Head coach University of Wisconsin men's basketball team (356 wins, 124 losses, .742 winning percentage)

High School: Chester

College playing career: Point guard at Wilkes University (Wilkes-Barre, Pa.) 1965–1969

Head coaching stops

1972-73: Brookhaven (Delaware County) Junior High School

1974–76: Sun Valley High School (Aston)

1976–84: Wisconsin (assistant coach)

1984–99: Wisconsin-Platteville

1999–01: Milwaukee

2001–present: Wisconsin (Ryan was a Wisconsin assistant from 1976 to 1984.)

Coaching championships

NCAA Division III tournaments (1991, 1995, 1998-99)

Big Ten tournaments (2004, 2008, 2015)

Big Ten regular-season (2002-03, 2008, 2015)

Final Fours (2014-2015)

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