2 Samantha Blissett
2 Samantha Blissett
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Springfield, Ill.
High School: Springfield Lutheran
Position: G
Major: Business
Pronunciation: BLISS-it
gp 27
pts/g 7.2
fg % 38.1
3pt % 16.7
ft % 82.8
reb/g 3.2
a/g 4.2

2016-17 Season (Senior): Named All-Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Second Team...Earned All-Concordia Invitational Tournament honors...Appeared in and started all 27 games...Played a team-best 841 minutes...Scored 194 points on 72-of-189 shooting...Made 2-of-12 3-pointers...Sank 48-of-58 free throws...Grabbed 86 rebounds, including 15 offensive...Assisted on a team-high 114 field goals, which ranked third in the NACC...Blocked 15 shots...Stole a team-high 61 passes, ranking fourth in the NACC...Began the season with 14 points and a season-high-tying five steals against UW-Platteville (November 15)...Tallied 12 points and six assists at Aurora (December 10)...Had 10 points, five rebounds, five assists and three steals at Benedictine (December 31)...Scored a career-high 18 points on 7-of-13 shooting, while also dishing out eight assists, blocking two shots and stealing four passes at Concordia Chicago (February 18)...Scored in double-figures three games in a row from January 21-27...Assisted on five or more field goals in 10 games...Stole three-plus passes 11 times...Ended her career ranked fifth in the NCAA-era for assists (213) and sixth in steals (138).

2015-16 Season (Junior): Appeared in all 26 games, making 14 starts…Averaged 25.7 minutes per game…Scored 6.3 points per game on 44.5 percent (65-of-146) from the field…Shot 33.3 percent (3-of-9) from outside the arc…Made 72.7 percent (32-of-44) free throw attempts…Hauled in 83 rebounds, including 16 offensive…Dished out a team-high 77 assists (2.96 per game)…Stole 43 passes (1.65 per game)…Scored in double-figures six times…Dished out three or more assists in 15 games…Stole multiple passes in 16-of-26 contests…Grabbed five or more rebounds in eight games…Scored a career-high 14 points during the season, against Beloit (November 18) in the season opener and versus Rockford (January 23)...Assisted on a career-high 10 field goals, which was also the fifth most in a game in program history, against Concordia Chicago (February 20)…Stole a career-high five passes during the season opener versus Beloit (November 18)…Ended the season blocking a career-high two shots against both Concordia Chicago (February 20) and Aurora (February 25)…Recorded eight points, six rebounds, two assists, two steals and blocked a shot versus Stockton (December 20)…Tallied 12 points, three rebounds and two steals against No. 15 New England (December 21)…Scored 10 points on 5-of-6 shooting, to go along with two assists at UW-Platteville (December 30)…Recorded seven points, five rebounds, five assists, two steals and a block at Benedictine (January 16)…Also had two rebounds, three assists, four steals and a block, to go along with a career-high-tying 14 points against Rockford (January 23)…Finished with 10 points, six rebounds and three steals at MSOE (January 27)…Had 10 points, six rebounds and six assists versus Alverno (February 6)…Recorded six points, four rebounds, four assists, two steals and a block against Edgewood (February 16)…Finished with eight points, five rebounds, career-high 10 assists, steal and two blocks versus Concordia Chicago (February 20).

2014-15 Season (Sophomore): Appeared in 25 games, making 23 starts…Played 726 minutes (29.0 per game) mainly as the team’s start point guard and best perimeter defender…Scored 80 points (3.2 per game)…Shot 32-of-110 (29.1 percent) from the floor…Made 2-of-10 3-pointers…Drained 14-of-27 (51.9 percent) from the free throw line…Grabbed 74 rebounds, 17 offensive…Assisted on 60 field goals (2.4 per game)…Stole 33 passes…Rejected five shot attempts…Scored in 20-of-25 games…Tallied a career-high nine points, including 4-of-6 at the free throw line, against Edgewood College (Dec. 3)…Twice dished out a career-high-tying six assists in wins at Aurora University (Nov. 29) and at Lakeland College (Dec. 9)…Twice stole a career-high-tying four passes in victories against Beloit College (Nov. 17) and Rockford University (Jan. 3)…Grabbed a career-best seven rebounds, one offensive, to go along with three assists versus Marian University (Feb. 17)…Stole multiple passes in nine games…Dished out at least three assists in 11 contests…Ended the season with 34 rebounds during a seven game span (4.9 per game).

2013-14 Season (Freshman): Appeared in 10 games…Averaged 2.9 minutes per contest...Pulled down three rebounds, all defensive…Dished out two assists…Stole a pass…Had two assists and a rebound in five minutes at Dominican University (Jan. 15).

Personal: Daughter of Kevin and Diane.

Recent Games
Feb 7 at Wisconsin Lutheran W, 57-41
Feb 11 Aurora W, 81-48
Feb 15 Edgewood W, 80-39
Feb 18 at Concordia Chicago W, 75-72
Feb 23 Wisconsin Lutheran W, 76-66
Feb 25 Lakeland L, 64-60
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 20
Games started 27 20
Minutes 841 622
Minutes per game 31.1 31.1
FG 72-189 55-145
FG Pct 38.1 37.9
3PT 2-12 0-5
3PT Pct 16.7 0.0
FT 48-58 33-38
FT Pct 82.8 86.8
Off rebounds 15 11
Def rebounds 71 57
Total rebounds 86 68
Rebounds per game 3.2 3.4
Personal fouls 49 32
Disqualifications 0 -
Assists 114 93
Turnovers 75 54
Assist to turnover ratio 1.5 1.7
Steals 61 44
Blocks 15 11
Points 194 143
Points per game 7.2 7.2
Points per 40 min 9.2 9.2
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 15 UW-Platteville W, 66-63 1 39 4-10 40.0 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 14
Nov 19 at Beloit W, 69-44 1 22 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Nov 22 at No. 16 Winona State L, 68-40 1 35 1-6 16.7 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 26 Marian W, 62-38 1 27 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 30 Concordia Chicago W, 86-58 1 25 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Dec 3 Dominican W, 53-29 1 24 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 7 Lakeland W, 68-54 1 35 4-10 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 8
Dec 10 at Aurora W, 75-56 1 35 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 12
Dec 31 at Benedictine L, 57-52 1 35 4-10 40.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 10
Jan 3 at MSOE W, 59-47 1 35 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Jan 5 at Edgewood W, 74-49 1 20 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 7 Alverno W, 66-47 1 39 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Jan 11 Wisconsin Lutheran W, 55-39 1 40 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Jan 14 Benedictine L, 62-59 1 38 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 8
Jan 18 at Marian W, 69-42 1 29 3-9 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Jan 21 at Rockford W, 70-67 1 26 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 11
Jan 24 MSOE W, 56-44 1 37 1-9 11.1 0-0 - 9-10 90.0 11
Jan 27 at Concordia Nebraska L, 107-65 1 27 6-7 85.7 1-1 100.0 3-4 75.0 16
Jan 28 vs. Concordia Chicago W, 86-67 1 32 2-7 28.6 0-1 0.0 5-6 83.3 9
Feb 1 at Lakeland W, 55-52 1 40 2-8 25.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Feb 4 at Alverno W, 72-43 1 26 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 7 at Wisconsin Lutheran W, 57-41 1 38 0-8 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 11 Aurora W, 81-48 1 23 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Feb 15 Edgewood W, 80-39 1 16 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Feb 18 at Concordia Chicago W, 75-72 1 34 7-13 53.8 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 18
Feb 23 Wisconsin Lutheran W, 76-66 1 30 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 4
Feb 25 Lakeland L, 64-60 1 34 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 15 UW-Platteville W, 66-63 1 39 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 5 1 1 -
Nov 19 at Beloit W, 69-44 1 22 0 0 0 1 3 0.3 1 0 1 -
Nov 22 at No. 16 Winona State L, 68-40 1 35 1 0 1 3 2 1.5 2 0 1 -
Nov 26 Marian W, 62-38 1 27 0 4 4 2 3 0.7 0 0 3 -
Nov 30 Concordia Chicago W, 86-58 1 25 1 3 4 4 4 1.0 1 1 4 -
Dec 3 Dominican W, 53-29 1 24 1 1 2 4 2 2.0 2 1 1 -
Dec 7 Lakeland W, 68-54 1 35 0 1 1 4 5 0.8 2 0 1 -
Dec 10 at Aurora W, 75-56 1 35 1 3 4 6 1 6.0 1 0 1 -
Dec 31 at Benedictine L, 57-52 1 35 1 4 5 5 6 0.8 3 0 3 -
Jan 3 at MSOE W, 59-47 1 35 0 3 3 3 1 3.0 5 0 0 -
Jan 5 at Edgewood W, 74-49 1 20 1 2 3 6 0 - 1 0 1 -
Jan 7 Alverno W, 66-47 1 39 0 2 2 7 1 7.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 11 Wisconsin Lutheran W, 55-39 1 40 0 3 3 2 7 0.3 2 0 1 -
Jan 14 Benedictine L, 62-59 1 38 0 4 4 3 7 0.4 2 1 3 -
Jan 18 at Marian W, 69-42 1 29 0 2 2 4 1 4.0 4 2 3 -
Jan 21 at Rockford W, 70-67 1 26 2 1 3 4 2 2.0 1 1 2 -
Jan 24 MSOE W, 56-44 1 37 1 5 6 4 1 4.0 3 1 0 -
Jan 27 at Concordia Nebraska L, 107-65 1 27 0 5 5 1 5 0.2 3 1 4 -
Jan 28 vs. Concordia Chicago W, 86-67 1 32 2 0 2 5 6 0.8 2 2 3 0
Feb 1 at Lakeland W, 55-52 1 40 0 4 4 7 2 3.5 0 1 3 -
Feb 4 at Alverno W, 72-43 1 26 1 4 5 3 3 1.0 2 0 1 -
Feb 7 at Wisconsin Lutheran W, 57-41 1 38 0 4 4 7 2 3.5 3 1 2 -
Feb 11 Aurora W, 81-48 1 23 2 2 4 3 1 3.0 4 0 0 -
Feb 15 Edgewood W, 80-39 1 16 0 2 2 7 1 7.0 3 0 1 -
Feb 18 at Concordia Chicago W, 75-72 1 34 0 3 3 8 4 2.0 4 2 1 -
Feb 23 Wisconsin Lutheran W, 76-66 1 30 1 5 6 6 0 - 1 0 4 -
Feb 25 Lakeland L, 64-60 1 34 0 3 3 3 3 1.0 3 0 3 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2013-14 10 - 2.9 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.0
2014-15 25 23 29.0 1.3-4.4 29.1 0.1-0.4 20.0 0.6-1.1 51.9 3.2
2015-16 26 14 25.7 2.5-5.6 44.5 0.1-0.3 33.3 1.2-1.7 72.7 6.3
2016-17 27 27 31.1 2.7-7.0 38.1 0.1-0.4 16.7 1.8-2.1 82.8 7.2
Total 88 64 25.7 1.9-5.1 37.8 0.1-0.4 21.9 1.1-1.5 71.8 5.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2013-14 10 - 29 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-2 0.0 0
2014-15 25 23 726 32-110 29.1 2-10 20.0 14-27 51.9 80
2015-16 26 14 667 65-146 44.5 3-9 33.3 32-44 72.7 165
2016-17 27 27 841 72-189 38.1 2-12 16.7 48-58 82.8 194
Total 88 64 2263 169-447 37.8 7-32 21.9 94-131 71.8 439
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2013-14 10 - 2.9 0.0-2.8 0.0 0.0-1.4 0.0 0.0-2.8 0.0 0.0
2014-15 25 23 29.0 1.8-6.1 29.1 0.1-0.6 20.0 0.8-1.5 51.9 4.4
2015-16 26 14 25.7 3.9-8.8 44.5 0.2-0.5 33.3 1.9-2.6 72.7 9.9
2016-17 27 27 31.1 3.4-9.0 38.1 0.1-0.6 16.7 2.3-2.8 82.8 9.2
Total 88 64 25.7 3.0-7.9 37.8 0.1-0.6 21.9 1.7-2.3 71.8 7.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2013-14 10 - 2.9 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.7 0.1 0.0
2014-15 25 23 29.0 0.7 2.3 3.0 2.3 0.1 2.4 2.3 1.0 1.3 0.2
2015-16 26 14 25.7 0.6 2.6 3.2 1.8 0.1 3.0 2.4 1.2 1.7 0.4
2016-17 27 27 31.1 0.6 2.6 3.2 1.8 0.0 4.2 2.8 1.5 2.3 0.6
Total 88 64 25.7 0.5 2.3 2.8 1.8 0.0 2.9 2.3 1.3 1.6 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2013-14 10 - 29 0 3 3 6 0 2 3 0.7 1 0
2014-15 25 23 726 17 57 74 58 2 60 58 1.0 33 5
2015-16 26 14 667 16 67 83 47 2 77 63 1.2 43 11
2016-17 27 27 841 15 71 86 49 0 114 75 1.5 61 15
Total 88 64 2263 48 198 246 160 4 253 199 1.3 138 31
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2013-14 10 - 2.9 0.0 4.1 4.1 8.3 0.0 2.8 4.1 0.7 1.4 0.0
2014-15 25 23 29.0 0.9 3.1 4.1 3.2 0.1 3.3 3.2 1.0 1.8 0.3
2015-16 26 14 25.7 1.0 4.0 5.0 2.8 0.1 4.6 3.8 1.2 2.6 0.7
2016-17 27 27 31.1 0.7 3.4 4.1 2.3 0.0 5.4 3.6 1.5 2.9 0.7
Total 88 64 25.7 0.8 3.5 4.3 2.8 0.1 4.5 3.5 1.3 2.4 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 27 31.1 2.7-7.0 38.1 0.1-0.4 16.7 1.8-2.1 82.8 7.2
Conference 20 20 31.1 2.8-7.2 37.9 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.6-1.9 86.8 7.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 31.3 2.2-6.4 34.9 0.1-0.3 25.0 1.8-2.2 82.1 6.3
Away 13 13 30.9 3.2-7.6 41.4 0.1-0.5 14.3 1.5-1.8 83.3 7.9
Neutral 1 1 32.0 2.0-7.0 28.6 0.0-1.0 0.0 5.0-6.0 83.3 9.0
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Wins 22 22 30.5 2.6-7.0 37.0 0.0-0.4 12.5 1.9-2.3 82.0 7.1
Losses 5 5 33.8 3.0-7.0 42.9 0.2-0.8 25.0 1.4-1.6 87.5 7.6
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November 5 5 29.6 2.2-6.2 35.5 0.2-1.0 20.0 1.2-1.6 75.0 5.8
December 4 4 32.3 3.2-7.5 43.3 0.0-0.5 0.0 1.0-1.0 100.0 7.5
January 10 10 32.3 3.0-7.6 39.5 0.1-0.2 50.0 2.4-2.8 85.7 8.5
February 8 8 30.1 2.2-6.5 34.6 0.0-0.4 0.0 1.8-2.2 77.8 6.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 27 841 72-189 38.1 2-12 16.7 48-58 82.8 194
Conference 20 20 622 55-145 37.9 0-5 0.0 33-38 86.8 143
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 13 13 407 29-83 34.9 1-4 25.0 23-28 82.1 82
Away 13 13 402 41-99 41.4 1-7 14.3 20-24 83.3 103
Neutral 1 1 32 2-7 28.6 0-1 0.0 5-6 83.3 9
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Wins 22 22 672 57-154 37.0 1-8 12.5 41-50 82.0 156
Losses 5 5 169 15-35 42.9 1-4 25.0 7-8 87.5 38
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November 5 5 148 11-31 35.5 1-5 20.0 6-8 75.0 29
December 4 4 129 13-30 43.3 0-2 0.0 4-4 100.0 30
January 10 10 323 30-76 39.5 1-2 50.0 24-28 85.7 85
February 8 8 241 18-52 34.6 0-3 0.0 14-18 77.8 50
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 27 27 31.1 3.4-9.0 38.1 0.1-0.6 16.7 2.3-2.8 82.8 9.2
Conference 20 20 31.1 3.5-9.3 37.9 0.0-0.3 0.0 2.1-2.4 86.8 9.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 31.3 2.9-8.2 34.9 0.1-0.4 25.0 2.3-2.8 82.1 8.1
Away 13 13 30.9 4.1-9.9 41.4 0.1-0.7 14.3 2.0-2.4 83.3 10.2
Neutral 1 1 32.0 2.5-8.8 28.6 0.0-1.2 0.0 6.2-7.5 83.3 11.3
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Wins 22 22 30.5 3.4-9.2 37.0 0.1-0.5 12.5 2.4-3.0 82.0 9.3
Losses 5 5 33.8 3.6-8.3 42.9 0.2-0.9 25.0 1.7-1.9 87.5 9.0
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November 5 5 29.6 3.0-8.4 35.5 0.3-1.4 20.0 1.6-2.2 75.0 7.8
December 4 4 32.3 4.0-9.3 43.3 0.0-0.6 0.0 1.2-1.2 100.0 9.3
January 10 10 32.3 3.7-9.4 39.5 0.1-0.2 50.0 3.0-3.5 85.7 10.5
February 8 8 30.1 3.0-8.6 34.6 0.0-0.5 0.0 2.3-3.0 77.8 8.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 27 31.1 0.6 2.6 3.2 1.8 0.0 4.2 2.8 1.5 2.3 0.6
Conference 20 20 31.1 0.6 2.9 3.4 1.6 - 4.7 2.7 1.7 2.2 0.6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 31.3 0.5 2.8 3.2 1.8 - 3.9 2.8 1.4 2.2 0.4
Away 13 13 30.9 0.5 2.7 3.2 1.8 - 4.5 2.5 1.8 2.3 0.6
Neutral 1 1 32.0 2.0 0.0 2.0 3.0 0.0 5.0 6.0 0.8 2.0 2.0
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Wins 22 22 30.5 0.6 2.5 3.1 1.6 0.0 4.5 2.4 1.9 2.2 0.6
Losses 5 5 33.8 0.4 3.2 3.6 2.8 - 3.0 4.6 0.7 2.6 0.4
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November 5 5 29.6 0.4 1.6 2.0 2.0 - 2.4 2.8 0.9 1.8 0.4
December 4 4 32.3 0.8 2.3 3.0 1.5 - 4.8 3.5 1.4 2.0 0.3
January 10 10 32.3 0.6 2.7 3.3 1.8 0.0 3.9 3.1 1.3 2.4 0.8
February 8 8 30.1 0.5 3.4 3.9 1.9 - 5.5 2.0 2.8 2.5 0.5
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 27 841 15 71 86 49 0 114 75 1.5 61 15
Conference 20 20 622 11 57 68 32 - 93 54 1.7 44 11
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 407 6 36 42 23 - 51 37 1.4 29 5
Away 13 13 402 7 35 42 23 - 58 32 1.8 30 8
Neutral 1 1 32 2 0 2 3 0 5 6 0.8 2 2
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Wins 22 22 672 13 55 68 35 0 99 52 1.9 48 13
Losses 5 5 169 2 16 18 14 - 15 23 0.7 13 2
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November 5 5 148 2 8 10 10 - 12 14 0.9 9 2
December 4 4 129 3 9 12 6 - 19 14 1.4 8 1
January 10 10 323 6 27 33 18 0 39 31 1.3 24 8
February 8 8 241 4 27 31 15 - 44 16 2.8 20 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 27 27 31.1 0.7 3.4 4.1 2.3 0.0 5.4 3.6 1.5 2.9 0.7
Conference 20 20 31.1 0.7 3.7 4.4 2.1 0.0 6.0 3.5 1.7 2.8 0.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 31.3 0.6 3.5 4.1 2.3 0.0 5.0 3.6 1.4 2.9 0.5
Away 13 13 30.9 0.7 3.5 4.2 2.3 0.0 5.8 3.2 1.8 3.0 0.8
Neutral 1 1 32.0 2.5 0.0 2.5 3.8 0.0 6.3 7.5 0.8 2.5 2.5
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Wins 22 22 30.5 0.8 3.3 4.0 2.1 0.0 5.9 3.1 1.9 2.9 0.8
Losses 5 5 33.8 0.5 3.8 4.3 3.3 0.0 3.6 5.4 0.7 3.1 0.5
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November 5 5 29.6 0.5 2.2 2.7 2.7 0.0 3.2 3.8 0.9 2.4 0.5
December 4 4 32.3 0.9 2.8 3.7 1.9 0.0 5.9 4.3 1.4 2.5 0.3
January 10 10 32.3 0.7 3.3 4.1 2.2 0.0 4.8 3.8 1.3 3.0 1.0
February 8 8 30.1 0.7 4.5 5.1 2.5 0.0 7.3 2.7 2.8 3.3 0.7