Harry Zeller

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Harry Zeller
Personal information
Born(1919-07-10)July 10, 1919
DiedSeptember 22, 2004(2004-09-22) (aged 85)
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High schoolSt. George (Allentown, Pennsylvania)
College Washington & Jefferson
Playing career1946–1948
Position Center / Forward
Number18, 14
Career history
1946–1947 Pittsburgh Ironmen
1947–1948Altoona Railroders
Career statistics
Points 362
Assists 31
Personal foul 177 [1]
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Harry Raymond Zeller (July 10, 1919 September 22, 2004) was a professional basketball player for the Pittsburgh Ironmen. He attended St. George High School in Allentown, Pennsylvania. [2] He attended college at Washington & Jefferson College. [3]

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BAA career statistics

Legend
  GPGames played
 FG%  Field-goal percentage
 FT%  Free-throw percentage
 APG  Assists per game
 PPG Points per game

Regular season

YearTeamGPFG%FT%APGPPG
1946–47 Pittsburgh 48.314.689.67.5
Career48.314.689.67.5

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References

  1. "1946-47 BAA Expanded Leaders". basketball-reference. Sports Reference LLC.
  2. "Dr. Harry R. Zeller". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. September 24, 2004.
  3. "Harry Zeller". basketball-reference. Sports Reference LLC.