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Zeller, Thomas share Big Ten honor

Indiana's Cody Zeller and Deshaun Thomas of Ohio State were named Big Ten co-Players of the Week on Monday.

Zeller averaged 16.5 points, 5.5 rebounds, 3 blocks, 3 steals and 1.5 assists per game in wins against Penn State and Minnesota. This is the first time Zeller has earned the honor. He was named Freshman of the Week seven times last season.

Thomas, a Bishop Luers graduate, averaged 21 points in wins against Purdue and Michigan. It's the second time Thomas has won the award this season and the third time in his career.