0 De'Riante Jenkins
0 - De'Riante Jenkins
Height: 6-5
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Eutawville, S.C.
High School: Hargrave Military Academy
Position: G
gp 17
pts/g 11.1
fg % 40.9
3pt % 32.1
ft % 86.0
reb/g 4.2
a/g 2.1

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. 

2018-19 (JUNIOR)

  • 2019 All-Atlantic 10 Conference Third Team; 2018-19 Preseason All-Atlantic 10 Third Team
  • Started all 33 games and averaged 11.3 points and 3.9 rebounds per game
  • Led team with 63 three-pointers
  • Scored in double-digits in 20 games
  • Poured in a season-high 23 points against Charleston (Dec. 15)
  • Knocked down a season-high 5-of-7 from beyond the 3-point arc in a critical road win at Dayton (Feb. 16)

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
Dec 21 at Wichita State L, 73-63
Dec 29 Loyola (Md.) W, 85-51
Jan 2 Fordham W, 64-46
Jan 5 at George Mason W, 72-59
Jan 11 Rhode Island L, 65-56
Jan 14 at #13 Dayton L, 79-65
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 4
Games started 17 4
Minutes 459 117
Minutes per game 27.0 29.3
FG 63-154 19-38
FG Pct 40.9 50.0
3PT 25-78 3-14
3PT Pct 32.1 21.4
FT 37-43 11-13
FT Pct 86.0 84.6
Off rebounds 12 2
Def rebounds 59 17
Total rebounds 71 19
Rebounds per game 4.2 4.8
Personal fouls 26 8
Disqualifications 0 -
Assists 36 11
Turnovers 23 6
Assist to turnover ratio 1.6 1.8
Steals 34 5
Blocks 6 0
Points 188 52
Points per game 11.1 13.0
Points per 40 min 16.4 17.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 12 at Black & Gold Game   - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Virginia St. W, 90-53 1 18 2-6 33.3 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Nov 5 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 72-58 1 29 6-10 60.0 0-3 0.0 4-5 80.0 16
Nov 8 North Texas W, 59-56 1 25 3-6 50.0 2-5 40.0 4-4 100.0 12
Nov 13 #23 LSU W, 84-82 1 25 4-11 36.4 1-6 16.7 6-7 85.7 15
Nov 17 Jacksonville St. W, 93-65 1 20 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 23 Florida Gulf Coast W, 78-48 1 21 4-9 44.4 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 11
Nov 25 Alabama St. W, 78-62 1 25 2-6 33.3 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 6
Nov 29 vs. Purdue L, 59-56 1 27 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 9
Nov 30 vs. #17 Tennessee L, 72-69 1 29 5-11 45.5 3-7 42.9 2-2 100.0 15
Dec 7 Old Dominion W, 69-57 1 25 1-6 16.7 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 15 Missouri St. W, 61-51 1 30 1-12 8.3 1-6 16.7 7-8 87.5 10
Dec 18 at Charleston W, 76-71 1 33 7-16 43.8 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 16
Dec 21 at Wichita State L, 73-63 1 27 3-9 33.3 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 8
Dec 29 Loyola (Md.) W, 85-51 1 26 5-11 45.5 5-11 45.5 0-0 - 15
Jan 2 Fordham W, 64-46 1 21 3-5 60.0 1-2 50.0 2-3 66.7 9
Jan 5 at George Mason W, 72-59 1 34 3-7 42.9 1-4 25.0 6-6 100.0 13
Jan 11 Rhode Island L, 65-56 1 33 6-14 42.9 1-6 16.7 1-2 50.0 14
Jan 14 at #13 Dayton L, 79-65 1 29 7-12 58.3 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 16
Jan 18 St. Bonaventure   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 21 at Saint Joseph's   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at La Salle   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 28 Richmond   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 at Rhode Island   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 Davidson   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 12 George Mason   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 Dayton   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 at Massachusetts   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 George Washington   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Duquesne   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 at Davidson   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament First Round   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament Second Round   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament Quarterfinals   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament Semifinals   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 12 at Black & Gold Game   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Virginia St. W, 90-53 1 18 0 5 5 1 4 0.3 0 0 2 -
Nov 5 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 72-58 1 29 0 4 4 2 2 1.0 3 0 0 -
Nov 8 North Texas W, 59-56 1 25 0 5 5 2 4 0.5 1 0 2 -
Nov 13 #23 LSU W, 84-82 1 25 1 1 2 3 0 - 3 0 1 0
Nov 17 Jacksonville St. W, 93-65 1 20 0 2 2 4 1 4.0 2 1 3 -
Nov 23 Florida Gulf Coast W, 78-48 1 21 1 1 2 2 1 2.0 5 1 1 -
Nov 25 Alabama St. W, 78-62 1 25 1 1 2 2 0 - 4 0 1 -
Nov 29 vs. Purdue L, 59-56 1 27 1 5 6 1 2 0.5 2 0 2 -
Nov 30 vs. #17 Tennessee L, 72-69 1 29 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 -
Dec 7 Old Dominion W, 69-57 1 25 0 6 6 0 0 - 0 1 1 -
Dec 15 Missouri St. W, 61-51 1 30 2 4 6 2 1 2.0 3 0 1 -
Dec 18 at Charleston W, 76-71 1 33 2 2 4 2 1 2.0 2 1 3 -
Dec 21 at Wichita State L, 73-63 1 27 2 5 7 0 3 0.0 2 0 2 -
Dec 29 Loyola (Md.) W, 85-51 1 26 0 3 3 5 1 5.0 1 2 1 0
Jan 2 Fordham W, 64-46 1 21 0 3 3 4 1 4.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 5 at George Mason W, 72-59 1 34 0 6 6 2 2 1.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 11 Rhode Island L, 65-56 1 33 2 4 6 2 3 0.7 2 0 1 -
Jan 14 at #13 Dayton L, 79-65 1 29 0 4 4 3 0 - 2 0 4 -
Jan 18 St. Bonaventure   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 21 at Saint Joseph's   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at La Salle   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 28 Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 at Rhode Island   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 Davidson   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 12 George Mason   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 Dayton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 at Massachusetts   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 George Washington   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Duquesne   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 at Davidson   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament First Round   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament Second Round   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament Quarterfinals   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament Semifinals   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 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 32 32 28.0 4.1-10.2 40.5 2.0-5.8 34.1 1.1-1.5 75.0 11.3
2019-20 17 17 27.0 3.7-9.1 40.9 1.5-4.6 32.1 2.2-2.5 86.0 11.1
Total 102 82 25.3 3.7-8.7 42.4 1.8-4.8 37.5 1.3-1.7 76.6 10.5
  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 32 896 132-326 40.5 63-185 34.1 36-48 75.0 363
2019-20 17 17 459 63-154 40.9 25-78 32.1 37-43 86.0 188
Total 102 82 2585 377-890 42.4 182-485 37.5 131-171 76.6 1067
  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 28.0 5.9-14.6 40.5 2.8-8.3 34.1 1.6-2.1 75.0 16.2
2019-20 17 17 27.0 5.5-13.4 40.9 2.2-6.8 32.1 3.2-3.7 86.0 16.4
Total 102 82 25.3 5.8-13.8 42.4 2.8-7.5 37.5 2.0-2.6 76.6 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 28.0 0.6 3.3 3.9 1.5 - 2.0 1.8 1.2 0.8 0.5
2019-20 17 17 27.0 0.7 3.5 4.2 1.5 0.0 2.1 1.4 1.6 2.0 0.4
Total 102 82 25.3 0.6 2.8 3.5 1.6 0.0 1.9 1.7 1.1 1.1 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 32 896 20 105 125 48 - 65 56 1.2 26 15
2019-20 17 17 459 12 59 71 26 0 36 23 1.6 34 6
Total 102 82 2585 66 288 354 159 0 195 172 1.1 111 31
  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 28.0 0.9 4.7 5.6 2.1 0.0 2.9 2.5 1.2 1.2 0.7
2019-20 17 17 27.0 1.0 5.1 6.2 2.3 0.0 3.1 2.0 1.6 3.0 0.5
Total 102 82 25.3 1.0 4.5 5.5 2.5 0.0 3.0 2.7 1.1 1.7 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 17 17 27.0 3.7-9.1 40.9 1.5-4.6 32.1 2.2-2.5 86.0 11.1
Conference 4 4 29.3 4.8-9.5 50.0 0.8-3.5 21.4 2.8-3.2 84.6 13.0
Exhibition 1 1 18.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 1.0-4.0 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.0
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Home 11 11 25.5 3.2-8.5 37.6 1.5-4.8 30.2 2.3-2.8 80.6 10.1
Away 4 4 30.8 5.0-11.0 45.5 1.2-4.0 31.3 2.0-2.0 100.0 13.3
Neutral 2 2 28.0 4.0-8.5 47.1 2.0-4.5 44.4 2.0-2.0 100.0 12.0
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Wins 12 12 26.2 3.2-8.5 38.2 1.5-4.8 31.6 2.5-2.9 85.7 10.5
Losses 5 5 29.0 4.8-10.4 46.2 1.4-4.2 33.3 1.4-1.6 87.5 12.4
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November 8 8 25.1 3.4-7.8 43.5 1.4-4.0 34.4 2.4-2.8 86.4 10.5
December 5 5 28.2 3.4-10.8 31.5 2.2-6.4 34.4 1.4-1.6 87.5 10.4
January 4 4 29.3 4.8-9.5 50.0 0.8-3.5 21.4 2.8-3.2 84.6 13.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 17 17 459 63-154 40.9 25-78 32.1 37-43 86.0 188
Conference 4 4 117 19-38 50.0 3-14 21.4 11-13 84.6 52
Exhibition 1 1 18 2-6 33.3 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
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Home 11 11 280 35-93 37.6 16-53 30.2 25-31 80.6 111
Away 4 4 123 20-44 45.5 5-16 31.3 8-8 100.0 53
Neutral 2 2 56 8-17 47.1 4-9 44.4 4-4 100.0 24
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Wins 12 12 314 39-102 38.2 18-57 31.6 30-35 85.7 126
Losses 5 5 145 24-52 46.2 7-21 33.3 7-8 87.5 62
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November 8 8 201 27-62 43.5 11-32 34.4 19-22 86.4 84
December 5 5 141 17-54 31.5 11-32 34.4 7-8 87.5 52
January 4 4 117 19-38 50.0 3-14 21.4 11-13 84.6 52
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 17 17 27.0 5.5-13.4 40.9 2.2-6.8 32.1 3.2-3.7 86.0 16.4
Conference 4 4 29.3 6.5-13.0 50.0 1.0-4.8 21.4 3.8-4.4 84.6 17.8
Exhibition 1 1 18.0 4.4-13.3 33.3 2.2-8.9 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 11.1
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Home 11 11 25.5 5.0-13.3 37.6 2.3-7.6 30.2 3.6-4.4 80.6 15.9
Away 4 4 30.8 6.5-14.3 45.5 1.6-5.2 31.3 2.6-2.6 100.0 17.2
Neutral 2 2 28.0 5.7-12.1 47.1 2.9-6.4 44.4 2.9-2.9 100.0 17.1
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Wins 12 12 26.2 5.0-13.0 38.2 2.3-7.3 31.6 3.8-4.5 85.7 16.1
Losses 5 5 29.0 6.6-14.3 46.2 1.9-5.8 33.3 1.9-2.2 87.5 17.1
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November 8 8 25.1 5.4-12.3 43.5 2.2-6.4 34.4 3.8-4.4 86.4 16.7
December 5 5 28.2 4.8-15.3 31.5 3.1-9.1 34.4 2.0-2.3 87.5 14.8
January 4 4 29.3 6.5-13.0 50.0 1.0-4.8 21.4 3.8-4.4 84.6 17.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 17 17 27.0 0.7 3.5 4.2 1.5 0.0 2.1 1.4 1.6 2.0 0.4
Conference 4 4 29.3 0.5 4.3 4.8 2.0 - 2.8 1.5 1.8 1.3 0.0
Exhibition 1 1 18.0 0.0 5.0 5.0 2.0 - 1.0 4.0 0.3 0.0 0.0
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Home 11 11 25.5 0.6 3.1 3.7 1.2 0.0 2.5 1.3 2.0 2.3 0.5
Away 4 4 30.8 1.0 4.3 5.3 2.8 - 1.8 1.5 1.2 1.5 0.3
Neutral 2 2 28.0 0.5 4.0 4.5 1.0 - 0.5 1.5 0.3 1.5 0.0
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Wins 12 12 26.2 0.6 3.2 3.8 1.4 0.0 2.5 1.2 2.1 2.1 0.5
Losses 5 5 29.0 1.0 4.2 5.2 1.8 - 1.2 1.8 0.7 1.8 0.0
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November 8 8 25.1 0.5 2.8 3.3 1.3 0.0 2.0 1.4 1.5 2.6 0.3
December 5 5 28.2 1.2 4.0 5.2 1.6 0.0 1.8 1.2 1.5 1.6 0.8
January 4 4 29.3 0.5 4.3 4.8 2.0 - 2.8 1.5 1.8 1.3 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 17 17 459 12 59 71 26 0 36 23 1.6 34 6
Conference 4 4 117 2 17 19 8 - 11 6 1.8 5 0
Exhibition 1 1 18 0 5 5 2 - 1 4 0.3 0 0
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Home 11 11 280 7 34 41 13 0 28 14 2.0 25 5
Away 4 4 123 4 17 21 11 - 7 6 1.2 6 1
Neutral 2 2 56 1 8 9 2 - 1 3 0.3 3 0
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Wins 12 12 314 7 38 45 17 0 30 14 2.1 25 6
Losses 5 5 145 5 21 26 9 - 6 9 0.7 9 0
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November 8 8 201 4 22 26 10 0 16 11 1.5 21 2
December 5 5 141 6 20 26 8 0 9 6 1.5 8 4
January 4 4 117 2 17 19 8 - 11 6 1.8 5 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 17 17 27.0 1.0 5.1 6.2 2.3 0.0 3.1 2.0 1.6 3.0 0.5
Conference 4 4 29.3 0.7 5.8 6.5 2.7 0.0 3.8 2.1 1.8 1.7 0.0
Exhibition 1 1 18.0 0.0 11.1 11.1 4.4 0.0 2.2 8.9 0.3 0.0 0.0
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Home 11 11 25.5 1.0 4.9 5.9 1.9 0.0 4.0 2.0 2.0 3.6 0.7
Away 4 4 30.8 1.3 5.5 6.8 3.6 0.0 2.3 2.0 1.2 2.0 0.3
Neutral 2 2 28.0 0.7 5.7 6.4 1.4 0.0 0.7 2.1 0.3 2.1 0.0
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Wins 12 12 26.2 0.9 4.8 5.7 2.2 0.0 3.8 1.8 2.1 3.2 0.8
Losses 5 5 29.0 1.4 5.8 7.2 2.5 0.0 1.7 2.5 0.7 2.5 0.0
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November 8 8 25.1 0.8 4.4 5.2 2.0 0.0 3.2 2.2 1.5 4.2 0.4
December 5 5 28.2 1.7 5.7 7.4 2.3 0.0 2.6 1.7 1.5 2.3 1.1
January 4 4 29.3 0.7 5.8 6.5 2.7 0.0 3.8 2.1 1.8 1.7 0.0