Men's Basketball's Mark Zoller Named Ivy League and Big Five Player of the Week

Philadelphia - University of Pennsylvania sophomore Mark Zoller was named Ivy League and Big Five Player of the Week for the week ending Nov. 28. Zoller led the Quakers with 22 points and 12 rebounds in the Red and Blue’s 81-50 victory over Drexel on Nov. 23

The Blue Bell, Pa.native led all scorers with his second double-double of the season, scoring 22 points on 63 percent shooting, while hauling down 12 rebounds. Zoller hit his second and third career three-pointers on the night, one of which came at a crucial point in the first half when the Quakers trailed the Dragons. With his three-pointer, Penn pulled ahead on a 13-5 run to finish out the half. Zoller scored 10 of those points during the run for his third career double-double.

Zoller , who was also named Penn Student-Athlete of the Week, was named Ivy League Rookie of the Week three times as a freshman.

Penn (2-2) hosts Bucknell on Dec. 1 in The Palestra at 7 p.m.

Written by Heather Palmer, associate director of athletics communications