PLAYER PROFILE

HARRY ZELLER

STATISTICS & HISTORY

Harry  Zeller graduated from St. George High School in Allentown, were he was a four-year letter winner in football and basketball.  Zeller  play basketball at Washington & Jefferson College from 1941-43. After spending two years in the Navy during World War II, Zeller enrolled at the University of Pittsburgh and played for the basketball team under famed coach, Doc Carlson. Zeller played two seasons for the Panthers, from 1944-46. Zeller averaged 11.5 points per game over his two seasons and shot 71 percent from the field during his senior season. After a brief pro basketball career, Zeller became a respected anesthesiologist. He was director of anesthesiology at Columbia Hospital in Oakland for 20 years and then chief anesthesiologist at Aliquippa Hospital for 17 years before his retirement in 1989.

 

HARRY ZELLER Height: 6:04 Weight: 210 College:  Wash&Jefferson’43/Pittsburgh’46
Harry Raymond Zeller Born:  Jul 10, 1918 Died:  Sep 22, 2004 Hometown: Allentown, Pa.
REGULAR SEASON RECORD
Year Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1940-41 Washington&Jefferson (Frosh) College
1941-42 Washington&Jefferson College
1942-43 Washington&Jefferson College
1942-44 U.S. Navy Military Service
1943-44 Pittsburgh Corbetts Indep
1944-45 Pittsburgh College
1945-46 Pittsburgh College
1946-47 Pittsburgh BAA 48 120 122 .984 122 177 362 7.5
1947-48 Altoona AABL 10 27 54 5.4
Major League Totals 48 120 122 .984 122 177 362 7.5
POST SEASON RECORD
Year Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1943-44 Pittsburgh Corbetts WBT 1 1 6 7 .857 8 8.0
1947-48 Altoona AABL 2 5 2.5
Major League Totals 1 1 6 7 .857 8 8.0
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