Honoree

Joe Zeller

AWARDS

IUB Athletics Hall of Fame (2011)

BIOGRAPHY

Joe won football letters in 1929, 1930 and 1931 and basketball letters in 1930, 1931 and 1932, and was co-captain in '32. He won Balfour Awards in both football and basketball in 1931-32, when he was also senior class president. He was most Valuable Player in football as a guard in 1930 and 1931 and was All-Big Ten in 1931. He played professional football with the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers.