Bret Bielema happens to be a famous American football coach. Bret Bielema is currently the head football coach at the University of Illinois located at Urbana Champaign. Likewise, he also was the head football coach at the University of Arkansas and assistant coach at the National Football League.
Table of Biography
Bret Bielema was born in the year 1970 and celebrates his birthday on the 13th of January every year. In addition, as of now, he is 52 years old. He was born in Prophetstown, Illinois, USA. Moreover, the celebrity coach belongs of American nationality and was born under the star sign Capricorn.
Moving on towards the family background of the celebrity coach, he was born to Arnie Bielema and Marilyn Bielema. Likewise, he has a very close bond with his parents as well. In addition, talking of his siblings, he has two sisters named Brandi and Betsy Bielema. As a child, he had a keen interest in American football.
Reflecting upon the educational background of the celebrity coach, he first went on to attend a local high school. He graduated high school with good grades. In addition, during high school, he had started to play football as well. After his high school graduation, he went on to attend the University of Lowa. Similarly, he also played football during his college days.
Career and Professional Life
Bret Bielema was appointed head coach of the Wisconsin Badgers and finished his first regular-season 11-1 (7-1 in the Big Ten Conference game). On September 16, 2006, his team defeated San Diego 14-0. He is the third Badgers coach to win the first three games. By the end of 2006, he had driven the team into an overwhelming victory over Purdue University, setting a record for most the wins by UW’s first-year coach with seven wins. He defeated Pennsylvania State Nittany Lions 13-3 and Iowa Hawkeyes 24-21 before setting another record on November 11th to secure his ninth win.
Further, he became the head coach who won 10 games during the first freshman season in Big Ten history. He also defeated Buffalo University 35-3 on November 18, 2006, winning 11 consecutive regular seasons. He led Wisconsin to 17 wins in his first 18 games. It gave him a very high reputation in the community.
In 2010, he claimed the best results. His badger team defeated Madison’s top-ranked Ohio State University 31-18. This was the badger’s first victory over the top-ranked team in the division since 1981. However, he ended his relationship with 15 Ohio State Universities. Due to the many records associated with his name, many believe it difficult to protect the legacy of the continuous Rose Bowl defeat.
The net worth of the celebrity coach is definitely high. Similarly, during his long experience, he certainly earned a huge amount of wealth. As of now, he has a net worth of $8 million.
Bret Bielema is a married man. Likewise, he is married to Jennifer Hielsberg. In addition, she worked as a model and public figure as well. The pair have been married for a decade now. They also have two daughters together. Their names are Briella Nichole Bielema and Brexli Nichole Bielema.
Body measurements and Social media
When talking about his body measurements, the celebrity coach certainly has a fit body. In addition, he stands tall at 6 feet 2 inches and weighs over 78 kgs. Similarly, he also has a pair of brown eyes and brown hair.
Bret is active on Twitter only. Likewise, as of now, he has over 241k followers on the platform. In addition, he regularly tweets posts related to football on his profile.