With two new hires this spring, one-third of University of Wisconsin athletics head coaches have ascended to their positions in the last three school years.

Athletic director Barry Alvarez and his staff have named six new head coaches since the start of 2016, including three in March that year — men's basketball's Greg Gard, men's hockey's Tony Granato and women's basketball's Jonathan Tsipis.

Yet the Badgers still have three of 18 head coaches whose hiring date precedes the 2004 start of Alvarez's tenure as athletic director.

And when Barry Davis stepped down in March after 25 years leading the Badgers wrestling team, the school had a new most-tenured head coach: Chris Clark, who was named to lead the men's rowing team in 1996.

Here are the Badgers' head coaches in order of longevity in their current position.

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