2009-10: Bulls’ sharpshooter who appeared in 20 games...averaged 2.9 points per game...15 of his 19 field goals on the season were three pointers...had five points and two rebounds in the season opener against Vermont (11/15)...had nine points, including two three-pointers against Canisius (11/24)...had nine points on 3-of-4 shooting from beyond the arc against Army (12/3)...had a career-high 13 points, including three three-pointers against Buffalo State (12/12)...scored five points against both Kent State (1/20) and Central Michigan (2/4)...had six points on a pair of three-pointers against Miami in the quarterfinals of the MAC Tournament.
2008-09: Sat out the season per NCAA transfer rules.
College: Played at Northern Arizona during the 2007-08 season...played in all 32 games and started 13...averaged 6.6 points per game - fourth on the team...shot 46.4 percent from the floor and 41.4 percent from beyond the arc...his 48 three-pointers ranked second on the team.
High School: A 2007 graduate of Northfield High School...three-year letterwinner... three-year starter...two-year captain…three-time All-Missota all-conference player…two-time team most valuable player…nominated for the McDonalds All-American High School basketball team his senior year...selected to the Associated Press All-State honorable mention team his senior year...averaged 22.7 points per game and five rebounds per game...made 90 percent of his free-throws his senior year...all-time leading scorer in Northfield High history with 1,488 total points...Also holds records for single-season scoring (591), three-pointers made in a career (232) and three-pointers made in a season (89)…Earned all-conference honorable mention in football two times, leading his team to the state tournament.
Personal: Born August 25, 1988... son of David and Tammy Filzen...Zach’s mother, Tammy, was on UB women’s basketball coach Linda Hill-MacDonald’s coaching staff at Temple University and the University of Minnesota and later was head coach at Carleton College for 13 seasons...favorite athletes are Michael Jordan and J.J. Redick...chose UB because of the coaching staff and the school...greatest athletic influence is his parents...volunteers with Fellowship of Christian Athletes...dream as a college athlete is to make the NCAA Tournament...three words that best describe him are caring, loyal and hard-worker.