14 Marcus Santos-Silva
14 - Marcus Santos-Silva
Height: 6-7
Weight: 250
Year: So.
Hometown: Taunton, Mass.
High School: Vermont Academy
Position: F
gp 33
pts/g 10.0
fg % 59.4
3pt % -
ft % 59.7
reb/g 7.4
a/g 0.7

THE BASICS

  • Tenacious rebounder and skilled passer. Possesses soft hands and solid footwork; left-handed
  • Three-star recruit ranked third in the state of Vermont by 247Sports
  • Chose VCU over interest from Kansas State, Boston College, Temple and others
  • Reshaped his physique and shed nearly 40 pounds prior to freshman season  

2018-19 (SOPHOMORE)

  • 2019 Atlantic 10 All-Tournament Team
  • Rams' most improved player in 2018-19. Saw averages jump to 10.0 points (from 3.1) and 7.4 rebounds (from 3.0) per game over his freshman year
  • Started all 33 games in the post for the Rams
  • Supplied a team-high six double-doubles
  • Exploded for a 26-point, 22-rebound effort against Rhode Island in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Tournament (March 15); It was the first 20-20 game in A-10 Tournament history and the first by a Ram since Kendrick Warren in 1991. His 22 rebounds were the most by a VCU player since Ren Watson grabbed 22 during the 1978-79 season
  • Supplied 10 points and 16 rebounds in the Rams' 54-53 victory at Texas (Dec. 5)
  • Recorded 20 points and 12 rebounds in a road triumph at Duquesne (Jan. 26)
  • Turned in 16 points, 12 rebounds, three blocks and two steals against Charleston (Dec. 15)

2017-2018 (FRESHMAN)

  • Appeared in all 33 games and averaged 3.1 points and 3.0 rebounds per game; Blocked 17 shots, second-most on the team
  • Shot .535 (46-of-86) from the floor
  • Averaged 12.4 rebounds per 40 minutes, the second-best mark on the team
  • Produced a season-high 11 points in a victory over George Washington on Jan. 20
  • Scored 10 points, grabbed seven rebounds and blocked two shots at No. 19 Seton Hall on Dec. 9
  • Provided eight points and six boards against Texas on Dec. 5
PRIOR TO VCU
  • Saw his recruiting ramp up following his performance at the 2016 EYBL Peach Jam, in which is averaged 15.8 points and 11.8 rebounds in five games for BABC
  • Named to 2016-17 Lakes Region League All-Conference Team after he helped Vermont Academy to a 19-11 mark
  • Selected to 2016-17 All-New England Prep School Athletic Council Second Team
PERSONAL
Birthdate: June 7, 1997
Birthplace: Boston, Mass.
Hometown: Taunton, Mass.
Parents: Jackie and Louie
Siblings: Luis and Arianna
Major: Undecided
Fast fact: Also played soccer and tennis in high school
Wears No. 14 because: Half of 14 is 7, and 7 is my lucky number
 
 
 
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 vs. UCF L, 73-58
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 33 18
Games started 33 18
Minutes 737 374
Minutes per game 22.3 20.8
FG 129-217 74-121
FG Pct 59.4 61.2
3PT 0-0 0-0
3PT Pct - -
FT 71-119 41-66
FT Pct 59.7 62.1
Off rebounds 101 48
Def rebounds 142 70
Total rebounds 243 118
Rebounds per game 7.4 6.6
Personal fouls 94 43
Disqualifications 1 -
Assists 24 14
Turnovers 36 21
Assist to turnover ratio 0.7 0.7
Steals 28 13
Blocks 36 19
Points 329 189
Points per game 10.0 10.5
Points per 40 min 17.9 20.2
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 20 VCU   - - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 Virginia-Wise W, 87-41 1 18 5-12 41.7 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 12
Nov 6 Gardner-Webb W, 69-57 1 19 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Nov 9 Hampton W, 69-57 1 16 8-9 88.9 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 16
Nov 12 Bowling Green W, 72-61 1 17 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Nov 19 vs. Temple W, 57-51 1 29 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 6
Nov 20 vs. St. John's L, 87-86 1 23 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 6
Nov 24 Hofstra W, 69-67 1 23 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 28 at Old Dominion L, 62-52 1 26 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Dec 1 Iona W, 88-59 1 23 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 2-8 25.0 12
Dec 5 at Texas W, 54-53 1 30 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 10
Dec 9 at #4 Virginia L, 57-49 1 25 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 8
Dec 15 Col. of Charleston L, 83-79 1 34 6-8 75.0 0-0 - 4-7 57.1 16
Dec 22 Wichita State W, 70-54 1 23 5-5 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 10
Dec 30 Rider W, 90-79 1 20 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Jan 5 at Fordham W, 76-51 1 16 6-7 85.7 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 13
Jan 9 La Salle W, 69-63 1 27 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 5-8 62.5 13
Jan 12 at Davidson L, 64-57 1 19 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 1-4 25.0 5
Jan 16 Dayton W, 76-71 1 25 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 4-8 50.0 8
Jan 19 Massachusetts W, 68-50 1 15 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 3-3 100.0 7
Jan 23 at Rhode Island L, 71-65 1 23 6-10 60.0 0-0 - 5-8 62.5 17
Jan 26 at Duquesne W, 80-74 1 26 8-12 66.7 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 20
Feb 2 George Mason W, 79-63 1 21 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 0-0 - 10
Feb 6 at George Washington W, 60-50 1 29 5-11 45.5 0-0 - 0-3 0.0 10
Feb 9 at St. Bonaventure W, 85-55 1 17 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 5-7 71.4 11
Feb 13 Richmond W, 81-60 1 20 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 8
Feb 16 at Dayton W, 69-68 1 15 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 4
Feb 19 Rhode Island W, 76-42 1 22 9-12 75.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 19
Feb 23 George Washington W, 85-57 1 22 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 6-8 75.0 14
Feb 26 Saint Louis W, 71-65 1 20 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Mar 2 at Richmond W, 69-66 1 16 4-5 80.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 10
Mar 5 at George Mason W, 71-36 1 19 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 9
Mar 8 Saint Joseph's W, 75-63 1 22 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 3
Mar 15 vs. Rhode Island L, 75-70 1 31 8-14 57.1 0-0 - 10-14 71.4 26
Mar 22 vs. UCF L, 73-58 1 24 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 7
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 18 4 6 10 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 6 Gardner-Webb W, 69-57 1 19 2 3 5 0 3 0.0 0 1 3 -
Nov 9 Hampton W, 69-57 1 16 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 1 1 4 -
Nov 12 Bowling Green W, 72-61 1 17 1 1 2 1 0 - 2 0 4 -
Nov 19 vs. Temple W, 57-51 1 29 1 5 6 0 1 0.0 1 0 3 -
Nov 20 vs. St. John's L, 87-86 1 23 4 8 12 1 2 0.5 0 2 3 -
Nov 24 Hofstra W, 69-67 1 23 2 2 4 1 1 1.0 1 1 4 -
Nov 28 at Old Dominion L, 62-52 1 26 2 7 9 1 1 1.0 0 1 4 -
Dec 1 Iona W, 88-59 1 23 5 4 9 2 2 1.0 1 1 3 -
Dec 5 at Texas W, 54-53 1 30 8 8 16 0 3 0.0 5 2 2 -
Dec 9 at #4 Virginia L, 57-49 1 25 6 4 10 0 0 - 0 1 4 -
Dec 15 Col. of Charleston L, 83-79 1 34 6 6 12 0 1 0.0 2 3 5 1
Dec 22 Wichita State W, 70-54 1 23 2 3 5 2 0 - 0 3 3 -
Dec 30 Rider W, 90-79 1 20 1 5 6 1 0 - 1 0 4 -
Jan 5 at Fordham W, 76-51 1 16 1 3 4 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 9 La Salle W, 69-63 1 27 3 3 6 1 0 - 2 3 4 -
Jan 12 at Davidson L, 64-57 1 19 2 4 6 0 2 0.0 0 1 3 -
Jan 16 Dayton W, 76-71 1 25 2 4 6 0 1 0.0 1 1 3 -
Jan 19 Massachusetts W, 68-50 1 15 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 2 4 -
Jan 23 at Rhode Island L, 71-65 1 23 2 5 7 0 1 0.0 0 2 4 -
Jan 26 at Duquesne W, 80-74 1 26 4 8 12 1 3 0.3 2 1 3 -
Feb 2 George Mason W, 79-63 1 21 1 4 5 2 0 - 0 0 3 -
Feb 6 at George Washington W, 60-50 1 29 6 5 11 1 1 1.0 1 2 1 -
Feb 9 at St. Bonaventure W, 85-55 1 17 4 2 6 0 1 0.0 1 2 1 -
Feb 13 Richmond W, 81-60 1 20 2 2 4 0 2 0.0 2 2 2 -
Feb 16 at Dayton W, 69-68 1 15 2 1 3 0 3 0.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 19 Rhode Island W, 76-42 1 22 4 8 12 2 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 23 George Washington W, 85-57 1 22 2 5 7 2 1 2.0 1 0 0 -
Feb 26 Saint Louis W, 71-65 1 20 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 1 0 4 -
Mar 2 at Richmond W, 69-66 1 16 5 1 6 0 2 0.0 1 2 3 -
Mar 5 at George Mason W, 71-36 1 19 3 6 9 1 0 - 1 1 1 -
Mar 8 Saint Joseph's W, 75-63 1 22 4 5 9 2 1 2.0 0 0 2 -
Mar 15 vs. Rhode Island L, 75-70 1 31 10 12 22 1 0 - 1 1 3 -
Mar 22 vs. UCF L, 73-58 1 24 2 3 5 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 33 - 9.8 1.4-2.6 53.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.3-0.8 40.0 3.1
2018-19 33 33 22.3 3.9-6.6 59.4 0.0-0.0 - 2.2-3.6 59.7 10.0
2019-20 9 9 25.7 5.3-8.8 60.8 0.0-0.0 - 3.0-5.0 60.0 13.7
Total 75 42 17.2 3.0-5.1 58.4 0.0-0.0 - 1.4-2.5 57.1 7.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 33 - 323 46-86 53.5 0-0 - 10-25 40.0 102
2018-19 33 33 737 129-217 59.4 0-0 - 71-119 59.7 329
2019-20 9 9 231 48-79 60.8 0-0 - 27-45 60.0 123
Total 75 42 1291 223-382 58.4 0-0 - 108-189 57.1 554
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 33 - 9.8 5.7-10.7 53.5 0.0-0.0 - 1.2-3.1 40.0 12.6
2018-19 33 33 22.3 7.0-11.8 59.4 0.0-0.0 - 3.9-6.5 59.7 17.9
2019-20 9 9 25.7 8.3-13.7 60.8 0.0-0.0 - 4.7-7.8 60.0 21.3
Total 75 42 17.2 6.9-11.8 58.4 0.0-0.0 - 3.3-5.9 57.1 17.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2017-18 33 - 9.8 1.0 2.0 3.0 1.6 0.0 0.3 0.8 0.3 0.1 0.5
2018-19 33 33 22.3 3.1 4.3 7.4 2.8 0.0 0.7 1.1 0.7 0.8 1.1
2019-20 9 9 25.7 3.2 5.7 8.9 2.6 0.0 1.3 2.0 0.7 1.6 1.2
Total 75 42 17.2 2.2 3.5 5.6 2.3 0.0 0.6 1.1 0.6 0.6 0.9
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 33 - 323 34 66 100 52 1 9 26 0.3 3 17
2018-19 33 33 737 101 142 243 94 1 24 36 0.7 28 36
2019-20 9 9 231 29 51 80 23 0 12 18 0.7 14 11
Total 75 42 1291 164 259 423 169 2 45 80 0.6 45 64
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2017-18 33 - 9.8 4.2 8.2 12.4 6.4 0.1 1.1 3.2 0.3 0.4 2.1
2018-19 33 33 22.3 5.5 7.7 13.2 5.1 0.1 1.3 2.0 0.7 1.5 2.0
2019-20 9 9 25.7 5.0 8.8 13.9 4.0 0.0 2.1 3.1 0.7 2.4 1.9
Total 75 42 17.2 5.1 8.0 13.1 5.2 0.1 1.4 2.5 0.6 1.4 2.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 33 33 22.3 3.9-6.6 59.4 0.0-0.0 - 2.2-3.6 59.7 10.0
Conference 18 18 20.8 4.1-6.7 61.2 0.0-0.0 - 2.3-3.7 62.1 10.5
Exhibition 1 1 18.0 5.0-12.0 41.7 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-2.0 100.0 12.0
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Home 17 17 21.7 3.8-6.2 61.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.9-3.2 59.3 9.4
Away 12 12 21.8 4.1-6.8 60.5 0.0-0.0 - 2.2-3.7 59.1 10.3
Neutral 4 4 26.8 4.0-7.8 51.6 0.0-0.0 - 3.2-5.2 61.9 11.3
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Wins 25 25 21.3 3.8-6.3 60.8 0.0-0.0 - 1.8-3.0 59.2 9.5
Losses 8 8 25.6 4.1-7.4 55.9 0.0-0.0 - 3.2-5.4 60.5 11.5
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November 7 7 21.9 2.7-5.4 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.0-2.0 50.0 6.4
December 6 6 25.8 4.2-6.3 65.8 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-4.0 50.0 10.3
January 7 7 21.6 4.3-6.9 62.5 0.0-0.0 - 3.3-5.3 62.2 11.9
February 8 8 20.8 4.4-7.0 62.5 0.0-0.0 - 1.8-3.0 58.3 10.5
March 5 5 22.4 4.0-7.4 54.1 0.0-0.0 - 3.0-4.0 75.0 11.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 33 33 737 129-217 59.4 0-0 - 71-119 59.7 329
Conference 18 18 374 74-121 61.2 0-0 - 41-66 62.1 189
Exhibition 1 1 18 5-12 41.7 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 12
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Home 17 17 369 64-105 61.0 0-0 - 32-54 59.3 160
Away 12 12 261 49-81 60.5 0-0 - 26-44 59.1 124
Neutral 4 4 107 16-31 51.6 0-0 - 13-21 61.9 45
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Wins 25 25 532 96-158 60.8 0-0 - 45-76 59.2 237
Losses 8 8 205 33-59 55.9 0-0 - 26-43 60.5 92
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November 7 7 153 19-38 50.0 0-0 - 7-14 50.0 45
December 6 6 155 25-38 65.8 0-0 - 12-24 50.0 62
January 7 7 151 30-48 62.5 0-0 - 23-37 62.2 83
February 8 8 166 35-56 62.5 0-0 - 14-24 58.3 84
March 5 5 112 20-37 54.1 0-0 - 15-20 75.0 55
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 33 33 22.3 7.0-11.8 59.4 0.0-0.0 - 3.9-6.5 59.7 17.9
Conference 18 18 20.8 7.9-12.9 61.2 0.0-0.0 - 4.4-7.1 62.1 20.2
Exhibition 1 1 18.0 11.1-26.7 41.7 0.0-0.0 - 4.4-4.4 100.0 26.7
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Home 17 17 21.7 6.9-11.4 61.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.5-5.9 59.3 17.3
Away 12 12 21.8 7.5-12.4 60.5 0.0-0.0 - 4.0-6.7 59.1 19.0
Neutral 4 4 26.8 6.0-11.6 51.6 0.0-0.0 - 4.9-7.9 61.9 16.8
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Wins 25 25 21.3 7.2-11.9 60.8 0.0-0.0 - 3.4-5.7 59.2 17.8
Losses 8 8 25.6 6.4-11.5 55.9 0.0-0.0 - 5.1-8.4 60.5 18.0
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November 7 7 21.9 5.0-9.9 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.8-3.7 50.0 11.8
December 6 6 25.8 6.5-9.8 65.8 0.0-0.0 - 3.1-6.2 50.0 16.0
January 7 7 21.6 7.9-12.7 62.5 0.0-0.0 - 6.1-9.8 62.2 22.0
February 8 8 20.8 8.4-13.5 62.5 0.0-0.0 - 3.4-5.8 58.3 20.2
March 5 5 22.4 7.1-13.2 54.1 0.0-0.0 - 5.4-7.1 75.0 19.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 33 33 22.3 3.1 4.3 7.4 2.8 0.0 0.7 1.1 0.7 0.8 1.1
Conference 18 18 20.8 2.7 3.9 6.6 2.4 - 0.8 1.2 0.7 0.7 1.1
Exhibition 1 1 18.0 4.0 6.0 10.0 1.0 - 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Home 17 17 21.7 2.3 3.5 5.8 3.2 0.1 0.9 0.9 1.1 0.9 1.1
Away 12 12 21.8 3.8 4.5 8.3 2.4 - 0.5 1.5 0.3 0.9 1.3
Neutral 4 4 26.8 4.3 7.0 11.3 2.8 - 0.5 0.8 0.7 0.5 0.8
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Wins 25 25 21.3 2.7 3.7 6.4 2.6 - 0.8 1.2 0.7 1.0 1.0
Losses 8 8 25.6 4.3 6.1 10.4 3.5 0.1 0.4 0.9 0.4 0.4 1.4
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November 7 7 21.9 1.9 3.9 5.7 3.6 - 0.6 1.3 0.4 0.7 0.9
December 6 6 25.8 4.7 5.0 9.7 3.5 0.2 0.8 1.0 0.8 1.5 1.7
January 7 7 21.6 2.1 4.0 6.1 3.0 - 0.6 1.3 0.4 0.7 1.4
February 8 8 20.8 2.6 3.8 6.4 2.0 - 0.9 1.1 0.8 0.8 0.8
March 5 5 22.4 4.8 5.4 10.2 2.2 - 0.8 0.6 1.3 0.6 0.8
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 33 33 737 101 142 243 94 1 24 36 0.7 28 36
Conference 18 18 374 48 70 118 43 - 14 21 0.7 13 19
Exhibition 1 1 18 4 6 10 1 - 0 1 0.0 0 0
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Home 17 17 369 39 60 99 54 1 16 15 1.1 15 18
Away 12 12 261 45 54 99 29 - 6 18 0.3 11 15
Neutral 4 4 107 17 28 45 11 - 2 3 0.7 2 3
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Wins 25 25 532 67 93 160 66 - 21 29 0.7 25 25
Losses 8 8 205 34 49 83 28 1 3 7 0.4 3 11
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November 7 7 153 13 27 40 25 - 4 9 0.4 5 6
December 6 6 155 28 30 58 21 1 5 6 0.8 9 10
January 7 7 151 15 28 43 21 - 4 9 0.4 5 10
February 8 8 166 21 30 51 16 - 7 9 0.8 6 6
March 5 5 112 24 27 51 11 - 4 3 1.3 3 4
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 33 33 22.3 5.5 7.7 13.2 5.1 0.1 1.3 2.0 0.7 1.5 2.0
Conference 18 18 20.8 5.1 7.5 12.6 4.6 0.0 1.5 2.2 0.7 1.4 2.0
Exhibition 1 1 18.0 8.9 13.3 22.2 2.2 0.0 0.0 2.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Home 17 17 21.7 4.2 6.5 10.7 5.9 0.1 1.7 1.6 1.1 1.6 2.0
Away 12 12 21.8 6.9 8.3 15.2 4.4 0.0 0.9 2.8 0.3 1.7 2.3
Neutral 4 4 26.8 6.4 10.5 16.8 4.1 0.0 0.7 1.1 0.7 0.7 1.1
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Wins 25 25 21.3 5.0 7.0 12.0 5.0 0.0 1.6 2.2 0.7 1.9 1.9
Losses 8 8 25.6 6.6 9.6 16.2 5.5 0.2 0.6 1.4 0.4 0.6 2.1
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November 7 7 21.9 3.4 7.1 10.5 6.5 0.0 1.0 2.4 0.4 1.3 1.6
December 6 6 25.8 7.2 7.7 15.0 5.4 0.3 1.3 1.5 0.8 2.3 2.6
January 7 7 21.6 4.0 7.4 11.4 5.6 0.0 1.1 2.4 0.4 1.3 2.6
February 8 8 20.8 5.1 7.2 12.3 3.9 0.0 1.7 2.2 0.8 1.4 1.4
March 5 5 22.4 8.6 9.6 18.2 3.9 0.0 1.4 1.1 1.3 1.1 1.4