- NCAA consensus second-team All-American in 1941
- All-American Recognition: 1941 (Converse 1st Team)
- Did not play in NCAA Tournament
- NIT Most Valuable Player in 1941
- Averaged tourney-high 17.7 points in three NIT games for 1941 runner-up
- Outfielder hit .290 in 1,019 games in 10 seasons (1947 through 1949 and 1951 through 1957) with the Chicago Cubs, Cincinnati Reds and Philadelphia Phillies.