Wisconsin's Tyler Wahl said he is returning for a fifth season.

WisconsinS Tyler Wahl He said he plans to return to the Badgers next season for a fifth year of eligibility.

The 6-foot-9 forward announced his decision on social media. Wahl is taking advantage of the extra year of eligibility the NCAA gave players because of the pandemic.

“I wanted to leave the Wisconsin jersey better than I found it, and our team has accomplished a lot over the last few years … but we’re not done,” Wahl said in the announcement.

“I can’t wait to make new memories with this group of guys and this program,” he added.

After averaging 11.4 points and 5.9 rebounds per game in 2021-22, Wahl averaged 11.3 points, 6.3 rebounds and 2.5 assists this season. He played in 32 games each of the last two seasons and started most of Wisconsin’s games in 2020-21.

His decision comes after the guard Jordan Davis He announced his entry into the transfer portal last week on social media. Davis started 18 games for Wisconsin this season and averaged 5.1 points and 3.5 rebounds.

Wisconsin went 20-15 and reached the NIT semifinals this season.

The report is from the Associated Press.

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