Report: Bo Ryan ‘not totally sure’ about retirement

Report: Bo Ryan ‘not totally sure’ about retirement
Head coach Bo Ryan of the Wisconsin Badgers reacts in the second half against the Duke Blue Devils during the NCAA Men's Final Four National Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 6, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

University of Wisconsin men’s basketball coach Bo Ryan is casting doubt about plans announced in June to retire after the next basketball season, according to a media report.

According to a report from, Ryan said Wednesday that Athletic Director Barry Alvarez told him he could change his mind at any time.

“Everybody kind of thinks they know when they’re ready to retire; I’m not totally sure,” he said.

Ryan said he hasn’t submitted any paperwork and could stay another four or five years.

He said the announcement was made in June so recruits would know he could not guarantee he would be around for the next four years.

Ryan has been Wisconsin’s head coach since 2001.