0 De'Riante Jenkins
0 De'Riante Jenkins
Height: 6-5
Weight: 195
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Eutawville, S.C.
High School: Hargrave Military Academy
Position: G
gp 25
pts/g 11.8
fg % 40.6
3pt % 35.3
ft % 72.5
reb/g 3.9
a/g 1.9

THE BASICS

  • Versatile, athletic wing who can impact the game on both ends of the floor. Solid passer and ball handler.
  • Third-highest recruit to sign with VCU since scouting services began ranking players.
  • Consensus 4-star recruit. Ranked No. 36 nationally in the class of 2016 by 247sports.com, No. 43 by Scout, No. 44 by Rivals and No. 59 by ESPN.com. Also rated the No. 2 recruit in Virginia by most services.
  • Chose VCU after receiving interest from Tennessee, Rutgers, South Carolina, Clemson and Virginia Tech, among others. 

2017-2018 (SOPHOMORE)

  • Averaged 12.9 points, second on the team, and 3.7 rebounds in 33 games, all starts
  • Scored in double digits 23 times
  • Shot a team-high .418 (79-of-189) from 3-point range
  • His 79 treys rank ninth in school single-season history and are the most ever by a VCU sophomore
  • Erupted for a career-high 27 points and 11 rebounds to lead Rams past Cal on Nov. 21 at the Maui Invitational
  • Averaged 16.7 points, 5.3 rebounds and shot .513 (20-of-39) from the field in three games at the Maui Invitational

2016-17 (FRESHMAN) - 2016-17 game-by-game statistics (.pdf)

  • Averaged 4.6 points and 1.8 rebounds in 20 games; Scored in double digits three times
  • Connected on 15-of-33 three-pointers (.455) 
  • Missed 15 games due to a broken right foot suffered Dec. 30 at George Mason
  • Became the first VCU freshman to record a double-double since Larry Sanders in 2007-08 when he provided 14 points and 10 rebounds in a win over Binghamton on Nov. 18
  • Scored a career-high 15 points, including three straight 3-pointers, to lift the Rams past George Mason in the A-10 Semifinals on March 10 

PRIOR TO VCU

  • Led Hargrave Military Academy to a National Prep Championship and a 47-1 record as a postgraduate in 2015-16. Scored 27 points in an 85-74 win over St. Thomas More School (Conn.) in the Championship Game and was named Tournament MVP for his efforts.
  • Averaged nearly 22 points per game for Hargrave in 2015-16.
  • Spent 2014-15 campaign at West Oaks Academy in Orlando, Florida and began his high school career at Lake Marion in Santee, South Carolina.  
  • Named to 2015 Prep Hoops Florida All-State Team after guiding West Oaks to a 32-4 record.
  • Provided 12 points and 12 assists in the Championship Game to lift Lake Marion to a South Carolina 2A Championship in 2013.
  • Named South Carolina First Team All-State in 2013.
PERSONAL
Parent: Shaneaqua Jenkins
Major: Urban and Regional Studies
Birthdate: Nov. 12, 1996
Nickname: “Deri”
Fast fact: Also played football in high school. As a sophomore quarterback at Lake Marion, he threw for 3,500 yards and 26 touchdowns. Teammate was future Clemson and NFL wideout Mike Williams. Gave up football after sophomore season to focus solely on basketball
Recent Games
Feb 2 George Mason W, 79-63
Feb 6 at George Washington W, 60-50
Feb 9 at St. Bonaventure W, 85-55
Feb 13 Richmond W, 81-60
Feb 16 at Dayton W, 69-68
Feb 19 Rhode Island W, 76-42
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 25 13
Games started 25 13
Minutes 698 361
Minutes per game 27.9 27.8
FG 106-261 55-116
FG Pct 40.6 47.4
3PT 53-150 25-59
3PT Pct 35.3 42.4
FT 29-40 21-28
FT Pct 72.5 75.0
Off rebounds 15 7
Def rebounds 83 57
Total rebounds 98 64
Rebounds per game 3.9 4.9
Personal fouls 41 20
Disqualifications - -
Assists 48 26
Turnovers 46 24
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 1.1
Steals 22 11
Blocks 12 7
Points 294 156
Points per game 11.8 12.0
Points per 40 min 16.8 17.3
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 20 VCU   - - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 Virginia-Wise W, 87-41 1 22 4-11 36.4 1-5 20.0 1-1 100.0 10
Nov 6 Gardner-Webb W, 69-57 1 32 3-8 37.5 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6
Nov 9 Hampton W, 69-57 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Bowling Green W, 72-61 1 29 3-10 30.0 3-9 33.3 0-0 - 9
Nov 19 vs. Temple W, 57-51 1 24 3-10 30.0 0-5 0.0 0-0 - 6
Nov 20 vs. St. John's L, 87-86 1 30 5-11 45.5 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 14
Nov 24 Hofstra W, 69-67 1 34 7-15 46.7 5-11 45.5 0-1 0.0 19
Nov 28 at Old Dominion L, 62-52 1 31 2-11 18.2 2-7 28.6 1-3 33.3 7
Dec 1 Iona W, 88-59 1 25 2-7 28.6 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 6
Dec 5 at Texas W, 54-53 1 26 4-14 28.6 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 12
Dec 9 at #4 Virginia L, 57-49 1 24 3-14 21.4 2-10 20.0 0-0 - 8
Dec 15 Col. of Charleston L, 83-79 1 28 9-19 47.4 2-11 18.2 3-3 100.0 23
Dec 22 Wichita State W, 70-54 1 26 6-15 40.0 2-9 22.2 1-2 50.0 15
Dec 30 Rider W, 90-79 1 28 4-11 36.4 2-6 33.3 3-3 100.0 13
Jan 5 at Fordham W, 76-51 1 23 2-5 40.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Jan 9 La Salle W, 69-63 1 29 4-11 36.4 2-4 50.0 5-8 62.5 15
Jan 12 at Davidson L, 64-57 1 31 3-10 30.0 2-7 28.6 2-2 100.0 10
Jan 16 Dayton W, 76-71 1 31 5-7 71.4 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 13
Jan 19 Massachusetts W, 68-50 1 30 5-7 71.4 4-4 100.0 3-5 60.0 17
Jan 23 at Rhode Island L, 71-65 1 31 6-13 46.2 0-3 0.0 4-4 100.0 16
Jan 26 at Duquesne W, 80-74 1 29 5-10 50.0 1-3 33.3 2-4 50.0 13
Feb 2 George Mason W, 79-63 1 28 2-9 22.2 2-9 22.2 0-0 - 6
Feb 6 at George Washington W, 60-50 1 32 6-10 60.0 0-4 0.0 2-2 100.0 14
Feb 9 at St. Bonaventure W, 85-55 1 23 2-9 22.2 0-4 0.0 1-1 100.0 5
Feb 13 Richmond W, 81-60 1 20 3-4 75.0 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 8
Feb 16 at Dayton W, 69-68 1 30 7-12 58.3 5-7 71.4 0-0 - 19
Feb 19 Rhode Island W, 76-42 1 24 5-9 55.6 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 14
Feb 23 George Washington   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at George Mason   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 Saint Joseph's   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 20 VCU   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 Virginia-Wise W, 87-41 1 22 3 7 10 4 1 4.0 1 2 0 -
Nov 6 Gardner-Webb W, 69-57 1 32 0 2 2 1 5 0.2 1 0 3 -
Nov 9 Hampton W, 69-57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Bowling Green W, 72-61 1 29 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 1 2 2 -
Nov 19 vs. Temple W, 57-51 1 24 1 2 3 2 5 0.4 0 1 3 -
Nov 20 vs. St. John's L, 87-86 1 30 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 0 0 3 -
Nov 24 Hofstra W, 69-67 1 34 2 3 5 0 1 0.0 0 1 2 -
Nov 28 at Old Dominion L, 62-52 1 31 0 3 3 3 2 1.5 0 0 0 -
Dec 1 Iona W, 88-59 1 25 0 2 2 3 0 - 1 1 2 -
Dec 5 at Texas W, 54-53 1 26 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 -
Dec 9 at #4 Virginia L, 57-49 1 24 2 3 5 0 1 0.0 1 0 1 -
Dec 15 Col. of Charleston L, 83-79 1 28 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 2 0 1 -
Dec 22 Wichita State W, 70-54 1 26 2 4 6 3 1 3.0 2 0 1 -
Dec 30 Rider W, 90-79 1 28 0 2 2 6 1 6.0 2 0 1 -
Jan 5 at Fordham W, 76-51 1 23 1 3 4 3 3 1.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 9 La Salle W, 69-63 1 29 0 4 4 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 12 at Davidson L, 64-57 1 31 0 4 4 1 2 0.5 0 1 1 -
Jan 16 Dayton W, 76-71 1 31 0 7 7 3 3 1.0 0 1 1 -
Jan 19 Massachusetts W, 68-50 1 30 0 7 7 2 3 0.7 2 0 2 -
Jan 23 at Rhode Island L, 71-65 1 31 1 1 2 1 2 0.5 2 3 2 -
Jan 26 at Duquesne W, 80-74 1 29 3 3 6 2 2 1.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 2 George Mason W, 79-63 1 28 0 7 7 2 1 2.0 0 1 1 -
Feb 6 at George Washington W, 60-50 1 32 1 4 5 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 9 at St. Bonaventure W, 85-55 1 23 0 6 6 1 2 0.5 0 0 1 -
Feb 13 Richmond W, 81-60 1 20 0 4 4 3 3 1.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 16 at Dayton W, 69-68 1 30 1 2 3 2 1 2.0 2 1 2 -
Feb 19 Rhode Island W, 76-42 1 24 0 5 5 3 0 - 2 0 1 -
Feb 23 George Washington   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at George Mason   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 Saint Joseph's   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 20 - 12.9 1.6-3.3 50.0 0.8-1.6 45.5 0.5-0.8 62.5 4.5
2017-18 33 33 29.5 4.5-10.4 43.3 2.4-5.7 41.8 1.5-1.9 75.0 12.9
2018-19 25 25 27.9 4.2-10.4 40.6 2.1-6.0 35.3 1.2-1.6 72.5 11.8
Total 78 58 24.7 3.7-8.6 42.9 1.9-4.8 39.5 1.1-1.5 72.5 10.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 20 - 258 33-66 50.0 15-33 45.5 10-16 62.5 91
2017-18 33 33 972 149-344 43.3 79-189 41.8 48-64 75.0 425
2018-19 25 25 698 106-261 40.6 53-150 35.3 29-40 72.5 294
Total 78 58 1928 288-671 42.9 147-372 39.5 87-120 72.5 810
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 20 - 12.9 5.1-10.2 50.0 2.3-5.1 45.5 1.6-2.5 62.5 14.1
2017-18 33 33 29.5 6.1-14.2 43.3 3.3-7.8 41.8 2.0-2.6 75.0 17.5
2018-19 25 25 27.9 6.1-15.0 40.6 3.0-8.6 35.3 1.7-2.3 72.5 16.8
Total 78 58 24.7 6.0-13.9 42.9 3.0-7.7 39.5 1.8-2.5 72.5 16.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 20 - 12.9 0.4 1.4 1.8 1.1 - 0.6 0.6 0.9 0.3 0.1
2017-18 33 33 29.5 0.8 2.9 3.7 1.9 0.0 2.5 2.5 1.0 1.3 0.2
2018-19 25 25 27.9 0.6 3.3 3.9 1.6 - 1.9 1.8 1.0 0.9 0.5
Total 78 58 24.7 0.6 2.7 3.3 1.6 0.0 1.8 1.8 1.0 0.9 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 20 - 258 8 27 35 21 - 11 12 0.9 7 3
2017-18 33 33 972 26 97 123 64 0 83 81 1.0 44 7
2018-19 25 25 698 15 83 98 41 - 48 46 1.0 22 12
Total 78 58 1928 49 207 256 126 0 142 139 1.0 73 22
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 20 - 12.9 1.2 4.2 5.4 3.3 0.0 1.7 1.9 0.9 1.1 0.5
2017-18 33 33 29.5 1.1 4.0 5.1 2.6 0.0 3.4 3.3 1.0 1.8 0.3
2018-19 25 25 27.9 0.9 4.8 5.6 2.3 0.0 2.8 2.6 1.0 1.3 0.7
Total 78 58 24.7 1.0 4.3 5.3 2.6 0.0 2.9 2.9 1.0 1.5 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 25 25 27.9 4.2-10.4 40.6 2.1-6.0 35.3 1.2-1.6 72.5 11.8
Conference 13 13 27.8 4.2-8.9 47.4 1.9-4.5 42.4 1.6-2.2 75.0 12.0
Exhibition 1 1 22.0 4.0-11.0 36.4 1.0-5.0 20.0 1.0-1.0 100.0 10.0
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Home 13 13 28.0 4.5-10.2 43.9 2.5-6.4 39.8 1.2-1.7 68.2 12.6
Away 10 10 28.0 4.0-10.8 37.0 1.6-5.4 29.6 1.4-1.8 77.8 11.0
Neutral 2 2 27.0 4.0-10.5 38.1 2.0-6.5 30.8 0.0-0.0 - 10.0
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Wins 19 19 27.5 4.1-9.6 42.6 2.2-5.5 39.4 1.0-1.5 67.9 11.4
Losses 6 6 29.2 4.7-13.0 35.9 2.0-7.7 26.1 1.7-2.0 83.3 13.0
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November 6 6 30.0 3.8-10.8 35.4 2.3-7.0 33.3 0.2-0.7 25.0 10.2
December 6 6 26.2 4.7-13.3 35.0 2.3-8.2 28.6 1.2-1.3 87.5 12.8
January 7 7 29.1 4.3-9.0 47.6 1.7-3.9 44.4 2.6-3.6 72.0 12.9
February 6 6 26.2 4.2-8.8 47.2 2.2-5.3 40.6 0.5-0.5 100.0 11.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 25 25 698 106-261 40.6 53-150 35.3 29-40 72.5 294
Conference 13 13 361 55-116 47.4 25-59 42.4 21-28 75.0 156
Exhibition 1 1 22 4-11 36.4 1-5 20.0 1-1 100.0 10
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Home 13 13 364 58-132 43.9 33-83 39.8 15-22 68.2 164
Away 10 10 280 40-108 37.0 16-54 29.6 14-18 77.8 110
Neutral 2 2 54 8-21 38.1 4-13 30.8 0-0 - 20
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Wins 19 19 523 78-183 42.6 41-104 39.4 19-28 67.9 216
Losses 6 6 175 28-78 35.9 12-46 26.1 10-12 83.3 78
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November 6 6 180 23-65 35.4 14-42 33.3 1-4 25.0 61
December 6 6 157 28-80 35.0 14-49 28.6 7-8 87.5 77
January 7 7 204 30-63 47.6 12-27 44.4 18-25 72.0 90
February 6 6 157 25-53 47.2 13-32 40.6 3-3 100.0 66
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 25 25 27.9 6.1-15.0 40.6 3.0-8.6 35.3 1.7-2.3 72.5 16.8
Conference 13 13 27.8 6.1-12.9 47.4 2.8-6.5 42.4 2.3-3.1 75.0 17.3
Exhibition 1 1 22.0 7.3-20.0 36.4 1.8-9.1 20.0 1.8-1.8 100.0 18.2
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Home 13 13 28.0 6.4-14.5 43.9 3.6-9.1 39.8 1.6-2.4 68.2 18.0
Away 10 10 28.0 5.7-15.4 37.0 2.3-7.7 29.6 2.0-2.6 77.8 15.7
Neutral 2 2 27.0 5.9-15.6 38.1 3.0-9.6 30.8 0.0-0.0 - 14.8
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Wins 19 19 27.5 6.0-14.0 42.6 3.1-8.0 39.4 1.5-2.1 67.9 16.5
Losses 6 6 29.2 6.4-17.8 35.9 2.7-10.5 26.1 2.3-2.7 83.3 17.8
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November 6 6 30.0 5.1-14.4 35.4 3.1-9.3 33.3 0.2-0.9 25.0 13.6
December 6 6 26.2 7.1-20.4 35.0 3.6-12.5 28.6 1.8-2.0 87.5 19.6
January 7 7 29.1 5.9-12.4 47.6 2.4-5.3 44.4 3.5-4.9 72.0 17.6
February 6 6 26.2 6.4-13.5 47.2 3.3-8.2 40.6 0.8-0.8 100.0 16.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 25 25 27.9 0.6 3.3 3.9 1.6 - 1.9 1.8 1.0 0.9 0.5
Conference 13 13 27.8 0.5 4.4 4.9 1.5 - 2.0 1.8 1.1 0.8 0.5
Exhibition 1 1 22.0 3.0 7.0 10.0 0.0 - 4.0 1.0 4.0 1.0 2.0
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Home 13 13 28.0 0.3 3.8 4.1 1.6 - 2.2 1.7 1.3 1.2 0.5
Away 10 10 28.0 1.0 3.1 4.1 1.4 - 1.5 1.7 0.9 0.7 0.5
Neutral 2 2 27.0 0.5 1.5 2.0 3.0 - 2.0 3.5 0.6 0.0 0.5
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Wins 19 19 27.5 0.6 3.7 4.3 1.7 - 2.2 1.9 1.1 0.9 0.4
Losses 6 6 29.2 0.5 2.2 2.7 1.3 - 1.2 1.7 0.7 0.8 0.7
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November 6 6 30.0 0.5 2.0 2.5 2.2 - 1.7 2.8 0.6 0.3 0.7
December 6 6 26.2 0.8 2.3 3.2 1.3 - 2.0 0.8 2.4 1.5 0.2
January 7 7 29.1 0.7 4.1 4.9 1.6 - 1.9 2.3 0.8 0.9 0.7
February 6 6 26.2 0.3 4.7 5.0 1.5 - 2.2 1.3 1.6 0.8 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 25 25 698 15 83 98 41 - 48 46 1.0 22 12
Conference 13 13 361 7 57 64 20 - 26 24 1.1 11 7
Exhibition 1 1 22 3 7 10 0 - 4 1 4.0 1 2
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Home 13 13 364 4 49 53 21 - 29 22 1.3 15 6
Away 10 10 280 10 31 41 14 - 15 17 0.9 7 5
Neutral 2 2 54 1 3 4 6 - 4 7 0.6 0 1
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Wins 19 19 523 12 70 82 33 - 41 36 1.1 17 8
Losses 6 6 175 3 13 16 8 - 7 10 0.7 5 4
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November 6 6 180 3 12 15 13 - 10 17 0.6 2 4
December 6 6 157 5 14 19 8 - 12 5 2.4 9 1
January 7 7 204 5 29 34 11 - 13 16 0.8 6 5
February 6 6 157 2 28 30 9 - 13 8 1.6 5 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 25 25 27.9 0.9 4.8 5.6 2.3 0.0 2.8 2.6 1.0 1.3 0.7
Conference 13 13 27.8 0.8 6.3 7.1 2.2 0.0 2.9 2.7 1.1 1.2 0.8
Exhibition 1 1 22.0 5.5 12.7 18.2 0.0 0.0 7.3 1.8 4.0 1.8 3.6
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Home 13 13 28.0 0.4 5.4 5.8 2.3 0.0 3.2 2.4 1.3 1.6 0.7
Away 10 10 28.0 1.4 4.4 5.9 2.0 0.0 2.1 2.4 0.9 1.0 0.7
Neutral 2 2 27.0 0.7 2.2 3.0 4.4 0.0 3.0 5.2 0.6 0.0 0.7
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Wins 19 19 27.5 0.9 5.4 6.3 2.5 0.0 3.1 2.8 1.1 1.3 0.6
Losses 6 6 29.2 0.7 3.0 3.7 1.8 0.0 1.6 2.3 0.7 1.1 0.9
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November 6 6 30.0 0.7 2.7 3.3 2.9 0.0 2.2 3.8 0.6 0.4 0.9
December 6 6 26.2 1.3 3.6 4.8 2.0 0.0 3.1 1.3 2.4 2.3 0.3
January 7 7 29.1 1.0 5.7 6.7 2.2 0.0 2.5 3.1 0.8 1.2 1.0
February 6 6 26.2 0.5 7.1 7.6 2.3 0.0 3.3 2.0 1.6 1.3 0.5