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 32
pts/g 11.0
fg % 40.0
3pt % 33.5
ft % 75.0
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 26 Saint Louis W, 71-65
Mar 2 at Richmond W, 69-66
Mar 5 at George Mason W, 71-36
Mar 8 Saint Joseph's W, 75-63
Mar 15 vs. Rhode Island L, 75-70
Mar 22 UCF L, 73-58
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 18
Games started 32 18
Minutes 873 492
Minutes per game 27.3 27.3
FG 128-320 73-156
FG Pct 40.0 46.8
3PT 60-179 30-79
3PT Pct 33.5 38.0
FT 36-48 26-34
FT Pct 75.0 76.5
Off rebounds 23 11
Def rebounds 103 73
Total rebounds 126 84
Rebounds per game 3.9 4.7
Personal fouls 48 25
Disqualifications - -
Assists 60 37
Turnovers 53 29
Assist to turnover ratio 1.1 1.3
Steals 26 15
Blocks 14 9
Points 352 202
Points per game 11.0 11.2
Points per 40 min 16.1 16.4
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 W, 85-57 1 23 4-9 44.4 2-4 50.0 1-1 100.0 11
Feb 26 Saint Louis W, 71-65 1 31 1-6 16.7 0-4 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Mar 2 at Richmond W, 69-66 1 25 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 9
Mar 5 at George Mason W, 71-36 1 25 5-10 50.0 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 11
Mar 8 Saint Joseph's W, 75-63 1 27 5-9 55.6 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 11
Mar 15 vs. Rhode Island L, 75-70 1 9 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Mar 22 UCF L, 73-58 1 35 4-16 25.0 2-9 22.2 0-0 - 10
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 W, 85-57 1 23 1 3 4 4 0 - 1 0 0 -
Feb 26 Saint Louis W, 71-65 1 31 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 2 2 1 -
Mar 2 at Richmond W, 69-66 1 25 0 3 3 0 2 0.0 1 0 1 -
Mar 5 at George Mason W, 71-36 1 25 1 3 4 2 1 2.0 0 0 2 -
Mar 8 Saint Joseph's W, 75-63 1 27 1 5 6 4 1 4.0 0 0 1 -
Mar 15 vs. Rhode Island L, 75-70 1 9 3 2 5 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Mar 22 UCF L, 73-58 1 35 1 2 3 1 2 0.5 0 0 0 -
  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 32 32 27.3 4.0-10.0 40.0 1.9-5.6 33.5 1.1-1.5 75.0 11.0
Total 85 65 24.7 3.6-8.6 42.5 1.8-4.7 38.4 1.1-1.5 73.4 10.2
  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 32 32 873 128-320 40.0 60-179 33.5 36-48 75.0 352
Total 85 65 2103 310-730 42.5 154-401 38.4 94-128 73.4 868
  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 32 32 27.3 5.9-14.7 40.0 2.7-8.2 33.5 1.6-2.2 75.0 16.1
Total 85 65 24.7 5.9-13.9 42.5 2.9-7.6 38.4 1.8-2.4 73.4 16.5
  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 32 32 27.3 0.7 3.2 3.9 1.5 - 1.9 1.7 1.1 0.8 0.4
Total 85 65 24.7 0.7 2.7 3.3 1.6 0.0 1.8 1.7 1.1 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 32 32 873 23 103 126 48 - 60 53 1.1 26 14
Total 85 65 2103 57 227 284 133 0 154 146 1.1 77 24
  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 32 32 27.3 1.1 4.7 5.8 2.2 0.0 2.7 2.4 1.1 1.2 0.6
Total 85 65 24.7 1.1 4.3 5.4 2.5 0.0 2.9 2.8 1.1 1.5 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 32 32 27.3 4.0-10.0 40.0 1.9-5.6 33.5 1.1-1.5 75.0 11.0
Conference 18 18 27.3 4.1-8.7 46.8 1.7-4.4 38.0 1.4-1.9 76.5 11.2
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 17 17 28.2 4.2-10.1 41.9 2.2-6.2 36.2 1.1-1.5 69.2 11.8
Away 12 12 27.5 4.0-10.3 38.7 1.5-5.1 29.5 1.3-1.7 80.0 10.8
Neutral 3 3 21.0 2.7-8.0 33.3 1.3-4.3 30.8 0.7-0.7 100.0 7.3
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Wins 24 24 27.3 4.0-9.3 43.0 1.9-5.2 37.1 1.0-1.4 70.6 10.9
Losses 8 8 27.4 4.0-12.1 33.0 1.8-6.9 25.5 1.5-1.8 85.7 11.3
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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 8 8 26.4 3.8-8.5 44.1 1.9-5.0 37.5 0.8-0.8 100.0 10.1
March 5 5 24.2 3.4-8.8 38.6 1.0-4.2 23.8 0.8-1.0 80.0 8.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 32 32 873 128-320 40.0 60-179 33.5 36-48 75.0 352
Conference 18 18 492 73-156 46.8 30-79 38.0 26-34 76.5 202
Exhibition 1 1 22 4-11 36.4 1-5 20.0 1-1 100.0 10
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Home 17 17 480 72-172 41.9 38-105 36.2 18-26 69.2 200
Away 12 12 330 48-124 38.7 18-61 29.5 16-20 80.0 130
Neutral 3 3 63 8-24 33.3 4-13 30.8 2-2 100.0 22
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Wins 24 24 654 96-223 43.0 46-124 37.1 24-34 70.6 262
Losses 8 8 219 32-97 33.0 14-55 25.5 12-14 85.7 90
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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 8 8 211 30-68 44.1 15-40 37.5 6-6 100.0 81
March 5 5 121 17-44 38.6 5-21 23.8 4-5 80.0 43
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 32 32 27.3 5.9-14.7 40.0 2.7-8.2 33.5 1.6-2.2 75.0 16.1
Conference 18 18 27.3 5.9-12.7 46.8 2.4-6.4 38.0 2.1-2.8 76.5 16.4
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 17 17 28.2 6.0-14.3 41.9 3.2-8.8 36.2 1.5-2.2 69.2 16.7
Away 12 12 27.5 5.8-15.0 38.7 2.2-7.4 29.5 1.9-2.4 80.0 15.8
Neutral 3 3 21.0 5.1-15.2 33.3 2.5-8.3 30.8 1.3-1.3 100.0 14.0
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Wins 24 24 27.3 5.9-13.6 43.0 2.8-7.6 37.1 1.5-2.1 70.6 16.0
Losses 8 8 27.4 5.8-17.7 33.0 2.6-10.0 25.5 2.2-2.6 85.7 16.4
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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 8 8 26.4 5.7-12.9 44.1 2.8-7.6 37.5 1.1-1.1 100.0 15.4
March 5 5 24.2 5.6-14.5 38.6 1.7-6.9 23.8 1.3-1.7 80.0 14.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 32 32 27.3 0.7 3.2 3.9 1.5 - 1.9 1.7 1.1 0.8 0.4
Conference 18 18 27.3 0.6 4.1 4.7 1.4 - 2.1 1.6 1.3 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 17 17 28.2 0.5 3.6 4.1 1.4 - 2.3 1.5 1.5 1.1 0.5
Away 12 12 27.5 0.9 3.1 4.0 1.4 - 1.4 1.7 0.8 0.7 0.4
Neutral 3 3 21.0 1.3 1.7 3.0 2.7 - 1.3 2.3 0.6 0.0 0.3
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Wins 24 24 27.3 0.7 3.6 4.3 1.6 - 2.2 1.7 1.3 0.9 0.4
Losses 8 8 27.4 0.9 2.1 3.0 1.3 - 1.0 1.5 0.7 0.6 0.5
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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 8 8 26.4 0.5 4.1 4.6 1.3 - 2.3 1.1 2.0 1.0 0.5
March 5 5 24.2 1.2 3.0 4.2 1.2 - 1.4 1.2 1.2 0.2 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 32 32 873 23 103 126 48 - 60 53 1.1 26 14
Conference 18 18 492 11 73 84 25 - 37 29 1.3 15 9
Exhibition 1 1 22 3 7 10 0 - 4 1 4.0 1 2
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Home 17 17 480 8 61 69 23 - 39 26 1.5 18 8
Away 12 12 330 11 37 48 17 - 17 20 0.8 8 5
Neutral 3 3 63 4 5 9 8 - 4 7 0.6 0 1
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Wins 24 24 654 16 86 102 38 - 52 41 1.3 21 10
Losses 8 8 219 7 17 24 10 - 8 12 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 8 8 211 4 33 37 10 - 18 9 2.0 8 4
March 5 5 121 6 15 21 6 - 7 6 1.2 1 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 32 32 27.3 1.1 4.7 5.8 2.2 0.0 2.7 2.4 1.1 1.2 0.6
Conference 18 18 27.3 0.9 5.9 6.8 2.0 0.0 3.0 2.4 1.3 1.2 0.7
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 17 17 28.2 0.7 5.1 5.8 1.9 0.0 3.3 2.2 1.5 1.5 0.7
Away 12 12 27.5 1.3 4.5 5.8 2.1 0.0 2.1 2.4 0.8 1.0 0.6
Neutral 3 3 21.0 2.5 3.2 5.7 5.1 0.0 2.5 4.4 0.6 0.0 0.6
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Wins 24 24 27.3 1.0 5.3 6.2 2.3 0.0 3.2 2.5 1.3 1.3 0.6
Losses 8 8 27.4 1.3 3.1 4.4 1.8 0.0 1.5 2.2 0.7 0.9 0.7
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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 8 8 26.4 0.8 6.3 7.0 1.9 0.0 3.4 1.7 2.0 1.5 0.8
March 5 5 24.2 2.0 5.0 6.9 2.0 0.0 2.3 2.0 1.2 0.3 0.0