|Born||February 7, 1951|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|1978–1980||Penn Charter (PA)|
|Head coaching record|
|Accomplishments and honors|
|2 Ivy (1986, 1988)|
Edward "Zeke" Zubrow(born February 7, 1951) is a former American football coach. He served as the head football coach at the University of Pennsylvania from 1986 to 1988, compiling a record of 23–7. After leading the Penn Quakers to two Ivy League titles, in 1986 and 1988, Zubrow resigned from his post at Penn in March 1989 to take a job with the School District of Philadelphia to combat drug abuse and dropout rates.
|Penn Quakers (Ivy League)(1986–1988)|
|National championship Conference title Conference division title or championship game berth|
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