USATSI photos men's basketball vs. Baylor -- 1/10/15
2014-15 SEASON OUTLOOK
A prolific scorer, Trey Zeigler should push for all-conference honors this season after sitting out the past year following a solid junior campaign at Pitt. He has already scored over a 1,000 points in his career with stints at both Pitt and Central Michigan, and will give the Frogs an athletic player who can play a number of different positions.
2013-14 | TRANSFER SEASON
Sat out season due to NCAA transfer rules.
2012-13 | JUNIOR SEASON at Pitt
A 6-5, 203-pound guard, Zeigler competed at Pittsburgh after spending his first two college campaigns playing at Central Michigan for father Ernie Zeigler, who was the Chippewas' head coach from 2006-12 ... a strong, explosive scorer, Zeigler has totaled nearly 1,150 career points and 450 rebounds in his three college seasons ... Zeigler appeared in 31 games while helping the Panthers post a 24-9 overall record and NCAA tournament appearance ... he led the squad twice in scoring, including his top season effort of 18 points during a 93-55 home win over DePaul on Jan. 26.
2011-12 | SOPHOMORE SEASON at Central Michigan
He was a Third-Team All-Mid American Conference selection following his sophomore season ... ranked third in the MAC and led the Chippewas with a 15.6 points per game average ... also led the team in rebounding (6.7 rpg.) ... played in all 32 games with 29 starts and shot 46.2 percent (199-431) from the floor ... achieved five double-doubles, scored over 20 points eight times and reached double figure rebounding five times ... named to the Great Alaska Shootout All-Tournament Team after averaging 18.0 points and 7.3 rebounds over three games ... named the MAC West Division Player of the Week on Nov. 28 ... registered a 22-point and career-high 15-rebound effort against Charlotte on Nov. 15 ... grabbed 14 rebounds at Eastern Michigan (Jan. 11) ... scored a career-high 33 points (15-25 FG) at Toledo (Feb. 22) ... scored his 1,000th career point in the MAC Tournament vs. Toledo on March 7, becoming first player in CMU basketball history to reach the career 1,000 point mark during a sophomore season ... preseason All-MAC West Division selection for the second straight year ... ranked the No. 16 shooting guard in the nation by Lindy's ... ended sophomore season ranked No. 26 on CMU's career scoring list with 1,011 points.
2010-11 | FRESHMAN SEASON at Central Michigan
Finished second in the voting for the MAC Freshman of the Year award ... named to the Mid-Major Freshman All-America Team by collegeinsider.com ... named All-MAC honorable mention and Preseason MAC Newcomer of the Year by both Blue Ribbon and The Sporting News ... became the first freshman in league history to earn Preseason All-MAC team honors ... averaged 16.3 points and 5.4 rebounds per game as a freshman ... set the CMU single-season freshman scoring record with 506 points ... finished third among NCAA Division I freshmen in scoring and third in the MAC in scoring ... scored 20-plus points 11 times and recorded double-figures in 26 of 31 games ... scored a then career-high 30 points vs. Toledo on Jan. 12 ... one of just 18 collegiate players selected to participate in the Kevin Durant Nike Skills Academy.
A 2010 graduate of Mount Pleasant High School in Mount Pleasant, Mich., where he played for head coach Sam Taylor ... scored 1,644 points and grabbed 648 rebounds in his four-year career ... averaged 24.3 points and 10.5 rebounds per game as a senior ... finished second in the Michigan "Mr. Basketball" voting ... named Third-Team All-American by MaxPreps.com as a senior ... two-time Class A Associated Press First-Team All-State honoree (2009 and 2010) and honorable mention selection as a sophomore ... two-time Detroit Free Press, Detroit News and Saginaw News Dream Team selection ... consensus top-30 recruit, according to ESPNU (30), Rivals.com (26) and Scout.com (26) ... played AAU basketball with Team Detroit ... named a First-Team All-Star at the LeBron James Skills Academy in July, 2009 ... won the Reebok Summer Championship in 2010 with Team Detroit ... also participated in the 2009 adidas Nations, the NBA Top-100 Camp and the Paul Pierce Skills Camp ... earned MVP honors at the adidas Phenom 150 Camp in 2006 ... honorary member of the 2k Sports Preseason All-American team ... named to the 2010 adidas United States National team and participated in the 2009 Classic.