22 Dontay Caruthers
22 Dontay Caruthers
Height: 6-1
Weight: 191
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Rochester, NY
High School: East
Previous College: Midland/Indian Hills
Position: Guard
Major: Communication
gp 36
pts/g 8.6
fg % 55.8
3pt % 37.5
ft % 76.7
reb/g 3.4
a/g 2.8

2017-18: Played in 22 games this year, making three starts...missed 11 games due to a leg injury during December and early January...scored 23 points twice early this season prior to his injury with 23 points and seven rebounds against UAB (11/21) and 23 points at Niagara (11/29)...scored 19 points in 18 minutes off the bench in a win over Ohio (2/24) going 8-of-12 from the floor...finished with nine points at Northern Illinois (2/10)...one of the best finishers around the rim, shooting 59.8% from the floor, which is second best on the team...had a career-high eight assists in the quarterfinal win over Central Michigan (3/8) and added 11 points, five rebounds, and three steals in the semifinals win over Kent State (3/9)...scored seven points and added three steals against Kentucky (3/17) in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

2016-17: Played in all 32 games, starting 18 of those contests...named MAC Defensive Player of the Year and to the All-MAC Defensive Team...led the team in steals with 58, just one away from the top 10 in school history in single-season steals....had career-highs of five steals in back-to-back contests at Kent State (1/17) and against Western Michigan (1/21)...had a career-high 18 points at Bowling Green (2/11), beginning a stretch of three straight games in double figures, including 12 points at Central Michigan (2/14) and Miami (2/17)...third on the team in assists with five against Nazareth (11/17), St. Bonaventure(12/3), Canisius (12/17).

Previous School: Spent his freshman season at Midland CC under assistant coach Bryan Hodgson...played in 30 games, starting 26 of them...averaged 10.1 points per game and 5.0 assists per contest...scored a career-high 27 points against Clarendon...sat out his sophomore season at Indian Hills CC due to injury.

High School: Played at East High School in Rochester, NY under head coach Darryl Barley...was named the Greater Rochester Player of the Year and named Class A first-team All-State after averaging 28.2 points, 6.0 rebounds, and 5.0 assists per game during his senior season...opened his senior year with back-to-back 50-point games, including 53 points against Edison.

Personal: Born June 23, 1995...full name is Dontay Latrai Caruthers...son of Donnell Caruthers and Loretha Hawkins...has five brothers (Donnell, Brandon, Quinton, Christopher, Shamir)...majoring in communications with goal of being a sports broadcaster on ESPN...favorite athlete is Chris Paul and favorite foods are lasagna and garlic bread...favorite television show is Spongebob Squarepants...chose UB because it is close to home and has a family culture...cousin of UB’s all-time leading scorer Javon McCrea...wants to break the assists records while at Buffalo...if he could visit anywhere in the world, it would be Dubai...chose his uniform number because he has been wearing it his whole life since his big brother, Brandon.

Recent Games
Mar 8 Bowling Green W, 84-73
Mar 14 vs. Akron W, 82-46
Mar 15 vs. Central Michigan W, 85-81
Mar 16 vs. Bowling Green W, 87-73
Mar 22 vs. Arizona State W, 91-74
Mar 24 vs. Texas Tech L, 78-58
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 36 18
Games started 3 1
Minutes 800 410
Minutes per game 22.2 22.8
FG 101-181 59-106
FG Pct 55.8 55.7
3PT 15-40 11-24
3PT Pct 37.5 45.8
FT 92-120 41-58
FT Pct 76.7 70.7
Off rebounds 29 15
Def rebounds 92 50
Total rebounds 121 65
Rebounds per game 3.4 3.6
Personal fouls 121 64
Disqualifications 2 0
Assists 99 51
Turnovers 64 40
Assist to turnover ratio 1.5 1.3
Steals 50 26
Blocks 4 1
Points 309 170
Points per game 8.6 9.4
Points per 40 min 15.4 16.6
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 26 Daemen W, 97-50 1 15 5-6 83.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 10
Nov 6 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 82-67 - 16 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 8-8 100.0 8
Nov 9 at West Virginia W, 99-94 - 21 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 6
Nov 12 at Southern Ill. W, 62-53 - 21 2-7 28.6 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4
Nov 21 Dartmouth W, 110-71 1 21 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Nov 24 Marist W, 76-49 1 22 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 30 vs. Milwaukee W, 96-77 - 17 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Dec 1 vs. San Francisco W, 85-81 - 23 3-4 75.0 1-1 100.0 1-3 33.3 8
Dec 5 Le Moyne W, 89-55 - 27 7-8 87.5 0-0 - 6-7 85.7 20
Dec 8 at St. Bonaventure W, 80-62 0 18 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 4
Dec 15 Southern Ill. W, 73-65 - 27 3-6 50.0 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 9
Dec 18 at Syracuse W, 71-59 - 14 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Dec 21 at Marquette L, 103-85 - 29 7-11 63.6 1-1 100.0 5-7 71.4 20
Dec 29 at Canisius W, 87-72 - 30 4-7 57.1 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 8
Jan 4 at Eastern Michigan W, 74-58 - 18 1-3 33.3 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 5
Jan 8 Toledo W, 110-80 - 24 5-10 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 10
Jan 12 Miami (OH) W, 88-64 - 25 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 7-8 87.5 11
Jan 15 at Western Michigan W, 88-79 - 27 6-8 75.0 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 13
Jan 18 Eastern Michigan W, 77-65 - 19 1-4 25.0 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 3
Jan 22 at Northern Illinois L, 77-75 - 27 0-6 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 25 at Kent State W, 88-79 - 31 4-7 57.1 2-2 100.0 2-2 100.0 12
Jan 29 Ball State W, 83-59 - 21 8-10 80.0 2-2 100.0 3-3 100.0 21
Feb 1 at Bowling Green L, 92-88 - 27 8-9 88.9 3-3 100.0 9-11 81.8 28
Feb 9 Central Michigan W, 90-76 - 28 6-7 85.7 0-1 0.0 4-6 66.7 16
Feb 12 at Akron W, 76-70 - 20 6-8 75.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 15
Feb 15 at Toledo W, 88-82 - 25 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 4-7 57.1 10
Feb 19 Ohio W, 114-67 0 18 3-5 60.0 2-2 100.0 1-2 50.0 9
Feb 22 Kent State W, 80-57 0 13 0-4 0.0 0-1 0.0 2-6 33.3 2
Feb 26 Akron W, 77-64 0 24 2-9 22.2 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Mar 1 at Miami (OH) W, 77-69 - 20 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 3
Mar 5 at Ohio W, 82-79 - 19 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Mar 8 Bowling Green W, 84-73 1 24 3-5 60.0 0-1 0.0 1-3 33.3 7
Mar 14 vs. Akron W, 82-46 - 22 2-2 100.0 1-1 100.0 7-7 100.0 12
Mar 15 vs. Central Michigan W, 85-81 - 27 4-6 66.7 0-2 0.0 3-3 100.0 11
Mar 16 vs. Bowling Green W, 87-73 - 18 0-0 - 0-0 - 4-5 80.0 4
Mar 22 vs. Arizona State W, 91-74 - 19 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 5-5 100.0 9
Mar 24 vs. Texas Tech L, 78-58 - 18 0-4 0.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 26 Daemen W, 97-50 1 15 1 3 4 4 1 4.0 3 0 2 0
Nov 6 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 82-67 - 16 2 1 3 5 2 2.5 3 0 3 0
Nov 9 at West Virginia W, 99-94 - 21 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 2 0 4 -
Nov 12 at Southern Ill. W, 62-53 - 21 2 2 4 2 0 - 0 0 3 0
Nov 21 Dartmouth W, 110-71 1 21 0 8 8 4 2 2.0 0 0 3 0
Nov 24 Marist W, 76-49 1 22 0 4 4 5 2 2.5 0 0 1 0
Nov 30 vs. Milwaukee W, 96-77 - 17 0 3 3 4 2 2.0 0 1 4 0
Dec 1 vs. San Francisco W, 85-81 - 23 1 0 1 2 0 - 1 1 3 0
Dec 5 Le Moyne W, 89-55 - 27 0 2 2 5 1 5.0 1 0 0 0
Dec 8 at St. Bonaventure W, 80-62 0 18 0 3 3 2 1 2.0 0 0 4 0
Dec 15 Southern Ill. W, 73-65 - 27 0 1 1 3 1 3.0 1 0 3 0
Dec 18 at Syracuse W, 71-59 - 14 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 5 1
Dec 21 at Marquette L, 103-85 - 29 3 0 3 1 0 - 1 1 4 0
Dec 29 at Canisius W, 87-72 - 30 1 1 2 6 1 6.0 2 0 3 0
Jan 4 at Eastern Michigan W, 74-58 - 18 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 0
Jan 8 Toledo W, 110-80 - 24 0 3 3 4 2 2.0 4 0 4 0
Jan 12 Miami (OH) W, 88-64 - 25 0 6 6 6 2 3.0 3 0 2 0
Jan 15 at Western Michigan W, 88-79 - 27 2 3 5 2 2 1.0 1 1 4 0
Jan 18 Eastern Michigan W, 77-65 - 19 0 2 2 4 5 0.8 1 0 4 0
Jan 22 at Northern Illinois L, 77-75 - 27 1 1 2 3 0 - 0 0 3 0
Jan 25 at Kent State W, 88-79 - 31 0 1 1 5 3 1.7 1 0 3 0
Jan 29 Ball State W, 83-59 - 21 2 1 3 1 1 1.0 0 0 3 0
Feb 1 at Bowling Green L, 92-88 - 27 3 4 7 0 6 0.0 0 0 2 0
Feb 9 Central Michigan W, 90-76 - 28 0 2 2 2 1 2.0 4 0 4 0
Feb 12 at Akron W, 76-70 - 20 2 2 4 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 0
Feb 15 at Toledo W, 88-82 - 25 0 3 3 3 1 3.0 1 0 5 0
Feb 19 Ohio W, 114-67 0 18 2 4 6 5 5 1.0 1 0 4 0
Feb 22 Kent State W, 80-57 0 13 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 5 0
Feb 26 Akron W, 77-64 0 24 0 3 3 3 0 - 0 0 4 0
Mar 1 at Miami (OH) W, 77-69 - 20 0 5 5 1 1 1.0 2 0 4 0
Mar 5 at Ohio W, 82-79 - 19 0 3 3 3 4 0.8 2 0 4 -
Mar 8 Bowling Green W, 84-73 1 24 3 3 6 8 3 2.7 4 0 4 0
Mar 14 vs. Akron W, 82-46 - 22 1 5 6 1 1 1.0 4 0 1 0
Mar 15 vs. Central Michigan W, 85-81 - 27 2 2 4 2 3 0.7 1 0 4 0
Mar 16 vs. Bowling Green W, 87-73 - 18 0 3 3 3 0 - 4 0 4 0
Mar 22 vs. Arizona State W, 91-74 - 19 0 3 3 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 0
Mar 24 vs. Texas Tech L, 78-58 - 18 2 3 5 1 1 1.0 2 0 5 1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 32 18 22.1 1.6-3.7 44.4 0.5-1.7 28.3 1.4-1.9 72.1 5.1
2017-18 25 3 18.0 2.7-4.5 59.8 0.6-1.2 46.7 0.8-1.3 57.6 6.7
2018-19 36 3 22.2 2.8-5.0 55.8 0.4-1.1 37.5 2.6-3.3 76.7 8.6
Total 93 24 21.1 2.4-4.4 53.7 0.5-1.3 35.8 1.7-2.3 72.4 6.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 32 18 708 52-117 44.4 15-53 28.3 44-61 72.1 163
2017-18 25 3 450 67-112 59.8 14-30 46.7 19-33 57.6 167
2018-19 36 3 800 101-181 55.8 15-40 37.5 92-120 76.7 309
Total 93 24 1958 220-410 53.7 44-123 35.8 155-214 72.4 639
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 32 18 22.1 2.9-6.6 44.4 0.8-3.0 28.3 2.5-3.4 72.1 9.2
2017-18 25 3 18.0 6.0-10.0 59.8 1.2-2.7 46.7 1.7-2.9 57.6 14.8
2018-19 36 3 22.2 5.0-9.1 55.8 0.8-2.0 37.5 4.6-6.0 76.7 15.4
Total 93 24 21.1 4.5-8.4 53.7 0.9-2.5 35.8 3.2-4.4 72.4 13.1
  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 32 18 22.1 0.6 1.7 2.2 3.1 0.3 2.3 1.4 1.6 1.8 0.1
2017-18 25 3 18.0 0.8 1.6 2.4 3.0 0.2 2.0 1.4 1.4 0.9 0.0
2018-19 36 3 22.2 0.8 2.6 3.4 3.4 0.1 2.8 1.8 1.5 1.4 0.1
Total 93 24 21.1 0.7 2.0 2.7 3.2 0.2 2.4 1.5 1.5 1.4 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 32 18 708 18 53 71 99 8 73 46 1.6 58 2
2017-18 25 3 450 19 40 59 76 5 49 34 1.4 22 1
2018-19 36 3 800 29 92 121 121 2 99 64 1.5 50 4
Total 93 24 1958 66 185 251 296 15 221 144 1.5 130 7
  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 32 18 22.1 1.0 3.0 4.0 5.6 0.5 4.1 2.6 1.6 3.3 0.1
2017-18 25 3 18.0 1.7 3.6 5.2 6.8 0.4 4.4 3.0 1.4 2.0 0.1
2018-19 36 3 22.2 1.4 4.6 6.0 6.0 0.1 5.0 3.2 1.5 2.5 0.2
Total 93 24 21.1 1.3 3.8 5.1 6.0 0.3 4.5 2.9 1.5 2.7 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 36 3 22.2 2.8-5.0 55.8 0.4-1.1 37.5 2.6-3.3 76.7 8.6
Conference 18 1 22.8 3.3-5.9 55.7 0.6-1.3 45.8 2.3-3.2 70.7 9.4
Exhibition 1 1 15.0 5.0-6.0 83.3 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 10.0
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Home 14 3 22.1 3.1-5.6 56.4 0.4-1.1 37.5 2.6-3.5 73.5 9.3
Away 15 0 23.1 3.0-5.3 56.3 0.5-1.1 41.2 2.3-2.9 77.3 8.7
Neutral 7 - 20.6 1.7-3.3 52.2 0.3-1.0 28.6 3.1-3.9 81.5 6.9
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Wins 32 3 21.8 2.7-4.7 57.0 0.3-1.0 34.4 2.4-3.1 77.0 8.1
Losses 4 - 25.3 3.8-7.5 50.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 3.8-5.0 75.0 12.3
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November 6 2 19.7 1.3-3.0 44.4 0.0-0.8 0.0 2.3-2.7 87.5 5.0
December 7 0 24.0 3.7-5.9 63.4 0.4-0.9 50.0 2.4-3.4 70.8 10.3
January 8 - 24.0 3.4-6.5 51.9 0.6-1.4 45.5 2.0-2.2 88.9 9.4
February 7 0 22.1 4.0-6.4 62.2 0.9-1.4 60.0 3.3-5.1 63.9 12.1
March 8 1 20.9 1.5-3.1 48.0 0.1-1.0 12.5 2.8-3.2 84.6 5.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 36 3 800 101-181 55.8 15-40 37.5 92-120 76.7 309
Conference 18 1 410 59-106 55.7 11-24 45.8 41-58 70.7 170
Exhibition 1 1 15 5-6 83.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 10
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Home 14 3 309 44-78 56.4 6-16 37.5 36-49 73.5 130
Away 15 0 347 45-80 56.3 7-17 41.2 34-44 77.3 131
Neutral 7 - 144 12-23 52.2 2-7 28.6 22-27 81.5 48
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Wins 32 3 699 86-151 57.0 11-32 34.4 77-100 77.0 260
Losses 4 - 101 15-30 50.0 4-8 50.0 15-20 75.0 49
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November 6 2 118 8-18 44.4 0-5 0.0 14-16 87.5 30
December 7 0 168 26-41 63.4 3-6 50.0 17-24 70.8 72
January 8 - 192 27-52 51.9 5-11 45.5 16-18 88.9 75
February 7 0 155 28-45 62.2 6-10 60.0 23-36 63.9 85
March 8 1 167 12-25 48.0 1-8 12.5 22-26 84.6 47
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 36 3 22.2 5.0-9.1 55.8 0.8-2.0 37.5 4.6-6.0 76.7 15.4
Conference 18 1 22.8 5.8-10.3 55.7 1.1-2.3 45.8 4.0-5.7 70.7 16.6
Exhibition 1 1 15.0 13.3-16.0 83.3 0.0-2.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 26.7
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Home 14 3 22.1 5.7-10.1 56.4 0.8-2.1 37.5 4.7-6.3 73.5 16.8
Away 15 0 23.1 5.2-9.2 56.3 0.8-2.0 41.2 3.9-5.1 77.3 15.1
Neutral 7 - 20.6 3.3-6.4 52.2 0.6-1.9 28.6 6.1-7.5 81.5 13.3
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Wins 32 3 21.8 4.9-8.6 57.0 0.6-1.8 34.4 4.4-5.7 77.0 14.9
Losses 4 - 25.3 5.9-11.9 50.0 1.6-3.2 50.0 5.9-7.9 75.0 19.4
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November 6 2 19.7 2.7-6.1 44.4 0.0-1.7 0.0 4.7-5.4 87.5 10.2
December 7 0 24.0 6.2-9.8 63.4 0.7-1.4 50.0 4.0-5.7 70.8 17.1
January 8 - 24.0 5.6-10.8 51.9 1.0-2.3 45.5 3.3-3.8 88.9 15.6
February 7 0 22.1 7.2-11.6 62.2 1.5-2.6 60.0 5.9-9.3 63.9 21.9
March 8 1 20.9 2.9-6.0 48.0 0.2-1.9 12.5 5.3-6.2 84.6 11.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 36 3 22.2 0.8 2.6 3.4 3.4 0.1 2.8 1.8 1.5 1.4 0.1
Conference 18 1 22.8 0.8 2.8 3.6 3.6 0.0 2.8 2.2 1.3 1.4 0.1
Exhibition 1 1 15.0 1.0 3.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 4.0 1.0 4.0 3.0 0.0
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Home 14 3 22.1 0.6 2.9 3.6 3.1 0.0 4.0 2.0 2.0 1.6 0.0
Away 15 0 23.1 0.9 2.1 3.1 3.5 0.1 2.0 1.8 1.1 1.0 0.1
Neutral 7 - 20.6 0.9 2.7 3.6 3.4 0.1 1.9 1.3 1.4 1.9 0.3
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Wins 32 3 21.8 0.6 2.6 3.3 3.3 0.0 2.9 1.8 1.6 1.5 0.1
Losses 4 - 25.3 2.3 2.0 4.3 3.5 0.3 1.3 1.8 0.7 0.8 0.3
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November 6 2 19.7 0.7 3.2 3.8 3.0 0.0 3.7 1.7 2.2 0.8 0.2
December 7 0 24.0 0.7 1.0 1.7 3.1 0.1 2.7 1.0 2.7 1.0 0.3
January 8 - 24.0 0.6 2.5 3.1 3.1 0.0 3.1 2.0 1.6 1.4 0.1
February 7 0 22.1 1.0 2.7 3.7 3.9 0.0 2.0 2.3 0.9 1.0 0.0
March 8 1 20.9 1.0 3.4 4.4 3.6 0.1 2.4 1.9 1.3 2.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 36 3 800 29 92 121 121 2 99 64 1.5 50 4
Conference 18 1 410 15 50 65 64 0 51 40 1.3 26 1
Exhibition 1 1 15 1 3 4 2 0 4 1 4.0 3 0
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Home 14 3 309 9 41 50 44 0 56 28 2.0 22 0
Away 15 0 347 14 32 46 53 1 30 27 1.1 15 2
Neutral 7 - 144 6 19 25 24 1 13 9 1.4 13 2
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Wins 32 3 699 20 84 104 107 1 94 57 1.6 47 3
Losses 4 - 101 9 8 17 14 1 5 7 0.7 3 1
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November 6 2 118 4 19 23 18 0 22 10 2.2 5 1
December 7 0 168 5 7 12 22 1 19 7 2.7 7 2
January 8 - 192 5 20 25 25 0 25 16 1.6 11 1
February 7 0 155 7 19 26 27 0 14 16 0.9 7 0
March 8 1 167 8 27 35 29 1 19 15 1.3 20 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 36 3 22.2 1.4 4.6 6.0 6.0 0.1 5.0 3.2 1.5 2.5 0.2
Conference 18 1 22.8 1.5 4.9 6.3 6.2 0.0 5.0 3.9 1.3 2.5 0.1
Exhibition 1 1 15.0 2.7 8.0 10.7 5.3 0.0 10.7 2.7 4.0 8.0 0.0
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Home 14 3 22.1 1.2 5.3 6.5 5.7 0.0 7.2 3.6 2.0 2.8 0.0
Away 15 0 23.1 1.6 3.7 5.3 6.1 0.1 3.5 3.1 1.1 1.7 0.2
Neutral 7 - 20.6 1.7 5.3 6.9 6.7 0.3 3.6 2.5 1.4 3.6 0.6
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Wins 32 3 21.8 1.1 4.8 6.0 6.1 0.1 5.4 3.3 1.6 2.7 0.2
Losses 4 - 25.3 3.6 3.2 6.7 5.5 0.4 2.0 2.8 0.7 1.2 0.4
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November 6 2 19.7 1.4 6.4 7.8 6.1 0.0 7.5 3.4 2.2 1.7 0.3
December 7 0 24.0 1.2 1.7 2.9 5.2 0.2 4.5 1.7 2.7 1.7 0.5
January 8 - 24.0 1.0 4.2 5.2 5.2 0.0 5.2 3.3 1.6 2.3 0.2
February 7 0 22.1 1.8 4.9 6.7 7.0 0.0 3.6 4.1 0.9 1.8 0.0
March 8 1 20.9 1.9 6.5 8.4 6.9 0.2 4.6 3.6 1.3 4.8 0.0