35 Xavier Ford
35 Xavier Ford
Height: 6-8
Weight: 215 lbs.
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO
High School: Harrison
Position: Forward
gp 31
pts/g 9.7
fg % 46.8
3pt % 33.9
ft % 69.2
reb/g 6.2
a/g 0.6

2013-14: Played 29 games, starting 17 of those contests, including 16 straight prior to the final game of the year...averaged 4.0 points and 3.2 rebounds per game...recorded a season-high 14 points against West Virginia Wesleyan (11/16) and had 10 points in games against Niagara (11/13) and Manhattan (12/21)...score nine points against Ohio (2/15)...shot a career-best .744 from the free throw line this season...also set career bests for points, steals, blocks and rebounds during his junior season.

2012-13: Played in 28 games, making one start... averages 3.3 points and 2.1 rebounds per game in just 10.2 minutes per game... averages 13 points and 8.3 rebounds per 40 minutes... scored a career-high 16 points with four rebounds and three assists in 23 minutes at Florida State (11/12)... scored nine points with five rebounds and three assists in a win over Mansfield (11/24)... pulled down nine rebounds (seven offensive) and scored eight points at Ohio (1/9).

2011-12: A raw talent who showed the coaching staff and fans flashes of brilliance, has appeared in 16 games for the team and is averaging 1.5 points and 1.4 rebounds... had three points and seven rebounds against Princeton (11/19)... played a season-high 16 minutes and scored four points with seven rebounds against Buffalo State (1/4)... with the team plagued by fouls, he pulled down three tough rebounds in the first half against Central Michigan (2/8)...scored two points at American (3/14).

High School: A four-year letterwinner and three-year team captain for Harrison High School where he played for head coach Jim Masterson...named a third-team PARADE Magazine All-American after averaging 27.4 points and 9.7 rebounds per game his senior season...Helped lead the Panthers to a 20-5 record in 2011...named first-team All-Conference and first-team All-League...selected  to play in the Metro All-Star Game... a McDonald’s All-America nominee in 2011.

Personal: Born January 20, 1993...also enjoys playing volleyball...favorite food is ribs...favorite athletes are Michael Jordan and Kevin Durant...if he could be on any reality show it would be Iron Chef...admires his grandparents...favorite thing about Buffalo is “my team”.    

Recent Games
Feb 28 at Kent State W, 71-65
Mar 3 Ohio W, 93-66
Mar 6 Bowling Green W, 77-75
Mar 13 vs. Akron W, 68-59
Mar 14 vs. Central Michigan W, 89-84
Mar 20 vs. West Virginia L, 68-62
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 31 18
Games started 15 12
Minutes 718 433
Minutes per game 23.2 24.1
FG 110-235 68-145
FG Pct 46.8 46.9
3PT 19-56 13-39
3PT Pct 33.9 33.3
FT 63-91 34-45
FT Pct 69.2 75.6
Off rebounds 75 47
Def rebounds 117 65
Total rebounds 192 112
Rebounds per game 6.2 6.2
Personal fouls 88 54
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 18 12
Turnovers 47 26
Assist to turnover ratio 0.4 0.5
Steals 33 19
Blocks 16 5
Points 302 183
Points per game 9.7 10.2
Points per 40 min 16.8 16.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 6 Wheeling Jesuit W, 79-60 1 22 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 7-10 70.0 12
Nov 14 South Dakota State W, 69-67 - 19 4-8 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 8
Nov 16 at Kentucky L, 71-52 - 12 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 18 at Texas-Arlington W, 74-68 - 20 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 1-6 16.7 3
Nov 21 Montana St.   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 25 at Grand Canyon W, 80-64 - 16 1-4 25.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 29 at Canisius W, 72-57 - 17 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Dec 3 at St. Bonaventure L, 72-63 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at Robert Morris W, 74-59 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 16 Drexel W, 80-70 - 17 5-9 55.6 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 12
Dec 19 Niagara W, 88-62 - 24 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 3-5 60.0 11
Dec 28 at Wisconsin L, 68-56 - 24 4-5 80.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 11
Dec 30 at Binghamton W, 76-50 - 25 4-9 44.4 0-2 0.0 3-4 75.0 11
Jan 3 Cornell W, 92-73 - 26 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 6
Jan 7 at Miami (OH) W, 79-72 - 30 7-9 77.8 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 17
Jan 10 at Western Michigan L, 78-68 - 17 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Jan 14 Northern Illinois W, 82-63 - 20 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 6
Jan 17 Miami (OH) W, 77-68 - 22 5-7 71.4 0-0 - 3-5 60.0 13
Jan 21 at Central Michigan L, 84-73 - 20 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 24 at Ohio L, 63-61 - 22 2-7 28.6 1-3 33.3 6-6 100.0 11
Jan 27 Western Michigan W, 77-71 1 27 7-9 77.8 1-1 100.0 1-2 50.0 16
Jan 30 Kent State W, 80-55 1 28 9-14 64.3 3-6 50.0 4-4 100.0 25
Feb 4 at Ball State W, 82-78 1 24 1-5 20.0 1-3 33.3 2-4 50.0 5
Feb 7 at Akron L, 75-72 1 32 9-17 52.9 2-6 33.3 2-2 100.0 22
Feb 10 Toledo L, 92-88 1 22 2-6 33.3 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 4
Feb 14 Central Michigan L, 75-74 1 26 5-13 38.5 1-5 20.0 1-1 100.0 12
Feb 18 at Eastern Michigan W, 78-63 1 22 3-5 60.0 0-1 0.0 6-7 85.7 12
Feb 21 at Bowling Green W, 68-56 1 25 3-6 50.0 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 8
Feb 24 Akron W, 67-62 1 23 1-6 16.7 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 5
Feb 28 at Kent State W, 71-65 1 25 3-7 42.9 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 7
Mar 3 Ohio W, 93-66 1 22 3-11 27.3 0-3 0.0 1-1 100.0 7
Mar 6 Bowling Green W, 77-75 1 26 2-9 22.2 0-2 0.0 2-3 66.7 6
Mar 13 vs. Akron W, 68-59 1 29 5-11 45.5 0-2 0.0 7-11 63.6 17
Mar 14 vs. Central Michigan W, 89-84 1 27 5-9 55.6 3-5 60.0 5-6 83.3 18
Mar 20 vs. West Virginia L, 68-62 1 29 5-9 55.6 3-6 50.0 3-3 100.0 16
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 6 Wheeling Jesuit W, 79-60 1 22 0 3 3 1 3 0.3 4 1 4 0
Nov 14 South Dakota State W, 69-67 - 19 2 7 9 0 2 0.0 1 1 3 0
Nov 16 at Kentucky L, 71-52 - 12 1 4 5 0 2 0.0 0 2 3 0
Nov 18 at Texas-Arlington W, 74-68 - 20 2 6 8 0 2 0.0 0 1 3 0
Nov 21 Montana St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 25 at Grand Canyon W, 80-64 - 16 1 2 3 4 2 2.0 2 1 2 0
Nov 29 at Canisius W, 72-57 - 17 1 5 6 1 2 0.5 1 4 2 0
Dec 3 at St. Bonaventure L, 72-63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at Robert Morris W, 74-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 16 Drexel W, 80-70 - 17 3 3 6 0 2 0.0 2 0 3 0
Dec 19 Niagara W, 88-62 - 24 5 8 13 0 3 0.0 2 0 2 0
Dec 28 at Wisconsin L, 68-56 - 24 3 0 3 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Dec 30 at Binghamton W, 76-50 - 25 0 4 4 0 1 0.0 2 0 2 0
Jan 3 Cornell W, 92-73 - 26 2 4 6 1 1 1.0 0 1 4 0
Jan 7 at Miami (OH) W, 79-72 - 30 2 4 6 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 0
Jan 10 at Western Michigan L, 78-68 - 17 2 2 4 0 5 0.0 1 0 4 0
Jan 14 Northern Illinois W, 82-63 - 20 2 6 8 2 0 - 1 2 3 0
Jan 17 Miami (OH) W, 77-68 - 22 3 5 8 2 0 - 1 1 2 0
Jan 21 at Central Michigan L, 84-73 - 20 0 4 4 1 1 1.0 0 0 5 1
Jan 24 at Ohio L, 63-61 - 22 4 1 5 0 0 - 1 0 3 0
Jan 27 Western Michigan W, 77-71 1 27 2 1 3 1 2 0.5 4 0 3 0
Jan 30 Kent State W, 80-55 1 28 4 5 9 3 0 - 3 0 1 0
Feb 4 at Ball State W, 82-78 1 24 2 1 3 1 1 1.0 1 0 3 0
Feb 7 at Akron L, 75-72 1 32 3 7 10 0 1 0.0 2 1 4 0
Feb 10 Toledo L, 92-88 1 22 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 4 0
Feb 14 Central Michigan L, 75-74 1 26 8 5 13 1 6 0.2 1 0 3 0
Feb 18 at Eastern Michigan W, 78-63 1 22 3 3 6 0 3 0.0 0 0 4 0
Feb 21 at Bowling Green W, 68-56 1 25 2 4 6 0 1 0.0 0 0 4 0
Feb 24 Akron W, 67-62 1 23 2 4 6 0 1 0.0 3 0 3 0
Feb 28 at Kent State W, 71-65 1 25 1 6 7 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Mar 3 Ohio W, 93-66 1 22 1 3 4 0 0 - 1 0 1 0
Mar 6 Bowling Green W, 77-75 1 26 5 4 9 0 3 0.0 0 0 4 0
Mar 13 vs. Akron W, 68-59 1 29 5 6 11 0 1 0.0 2 0 2 0
Mar 14 vs. Central Michigan W, 89-84 1 27 2 2 4 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 0
Mar 20 vs. West Virginia L, 68-62 1 29 1 1 2 0 2 0.0 2 1 3 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2011-12 16 - 4.9 0.4-1.5 29.2 0.0-0.0 - 0.6-1.4 43.5 1.5
2012-13 28 1 10.2 1.1-2.6 43.1 0.0-0.0 - 1.0-2.1 48.3 3.3
2013-14 29 17 13.5 1.4-3.3 43.3 0.0-0.0 - 1.1-1.5 74.4 4.0
2014-15 31 15 23.2 3.5-7.6 46.8 0.6-1.8 33.9 2.0-2.9 69.2 9.7
Total 104 33 14.2 1.8-4.1 44.4 0.2-0.5 33.9 1.3-2.1 61.8 5.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2011-12 16 - 79 7-24 29.2 0-0 - 10-23 43.5 24
2012-13 28 1 285 31-72 43.1 0-0 - 29-60 48.3 91
2013-14 29 17 391 42-97 43.3 0-0 - 32-43 74.4 116
2014-15 31 15 718 110-235 46.8 19-56 33.9 63-91 69.2 302
Total 104 33 1473 190-428 44.4 19-56 33.9 134-217 61.8 533
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2011-12 16 - 4.9 3.5-12.2 29.2 0.0-0.0 - 5.1-11.6 43.5 12.2
2012-13 28 1 10.2 4.4-10.1 43.1 0.0-0.0 - 4.1-8.4 48.3 12.8
2013-14 29 17 13.5 4.3-9.9 43.3 0.0-0.0 - 3.3-4.4 74.4 11.9
2014-15 31 15 23.2 6.1-13.1 46.8 1.1-3.1 33.9 3.5-5.1 69.2 16.8
Total 104 33 14.2 5.2-11.6 44.4 0.5-1.5 33.9 3.6-5.9 61.8 14.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2011-12 16 - 4.9 0.6 0.9 1.4 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.6 0.1 0.2 0.1
2012-13 28 1 10.2 1.4 0.7 2.1 1.7 0.0 0.4 1.4 0.3 0.4 0.1
2013-14 29 17 13.5 1.1 2.1 3.2 1.7 0.0 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.3
2014-15 31 15 23.2 2.4 3.8 6.2 2.8 0.0 0.6 1.5 0.4 1.1 0.5
Total 104 33 14.2 1.5 2.0 3.5 1.8 0.0 0.4 1.1 0.4 0.6 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2011-12 16 - 79 9 14 23 7 0 1 10 0.1 3 1
2012-13 28 1 285 40 20 60 47 0 12 38 0.3 12 3
2013-14 29 17 391 31 62 93 48 1 11 18 0.6 15 8
2014-15 31 15 718 75 117 192 88 1 18 47 0.4 33 16
Total 104 33 1473 155 213 368 190 2 42 113 0.4 63 28
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2011-12 16 - 4.9 4.6 7.1 11.6 3.5 0.0 0.5 5.1 0.1 1.5 0.5
2012-13 28 1 10.2 5.6 2.8 8.4 6.6 0.0 1.7 5.3 0.3 1.7 0.4
2013-14 29 17 13.5 3.2 6.3 9.5 4.9 0.1 1.1 1.8 0.6 1.5 0.8
2014-15 31 15 23.2 4.2 6.5 10.7 4.9 0.1 1.0 2.6 0.4 1.8 0.9
Total 104 33 14.2 4.2 5.8 10.0 5.2 0.1 1.1 3.1 0.4 1.7 0.8
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 31 15 23.2 3.5-7.6 46.8 0.6-1.8 33.9 2.0-2.9 69.2 9.7
Conference 18 12 24.1 3.8-8.1 46.9 0.7-2.2 33.3 1.9-2.5 75.6 10.2
Exhibition 1 1 22.0 2.0-4.0 50.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 7.0-10.0 70.0 12.0
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Home 13 7 23.2 4.0-8.5 47.3 0.5-1.6 28.6 1.6-2.5 65.6 10.1
Away 15 5 22.1 2.9-6.4 44.8 0.5-1.5 31.8 1.8-2.6 69.2 8.0
Neutral 3 3 28.3 5.0-9.7 51.7 2.0-4.3 46.2 5.0-6.7 75.0 17.0
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Wins 22 11 23.4 3.6-7.5 48.2 0.5-1.5 35.3 2.1-3.3 65.3 10.0
Losses 9 4 22.7 3.3-7.7 43.5 0.8-2.4 31.8 1.8-2.1 84.2 9.2
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November 5 - 16.8 1.6-5.0 32.0 0.0-0.4 0.0 0.2-1.4 14.3 3.4
December 4 - 22.5 4.2-7.5 56.7 0.0-0.5 0.0 2.8-3.8 73.3 11.3
January 9 2 23.6 4.2-7.3 57.6 0.7-1.2 54.5 2.1-2.9 73.1 11.2
February 8 8 24.9 3.4-8.1 41.5 0.9-2.9 30.4 1.8-2.4 73.7 9.4
March 5 5 26.6 4.0-9.8 40.8 1.2-3.6 33.3 3.6-4.8 75.0 12.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 31 15 718 110-235 46.8 19-56 33.9 63-91 69.2 302
Conference 18 12 433 68-145 46.9 13-39 33.3 34-45 75.6 183
Exhibition 1 1 22 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 7-10 70.0 12
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Home 13 7 302 52-110 47.3 6-21 28.6 21-32 65.6 131
Away 15 5 331 43-96 44.8 7-22 31.8 27-39 69.2 120
Neutral 3 3 85 15-29 51.7 6-13 46.2 15-20 75.0 51
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Wins 22 11 514 80-166 48.2 12-34 35.3 47-72 65.3 219
Losses 9 4 204 30-69 43.5 7-22 31.8 16-19 84.2 83
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November 5 - 84 8-25 32.0 0-2 0.0 1-7 14.3 17
December 4 - 90 17-30 56.7 0-2 0.0 11-15 73.3 45
January 9 2 212 38-66 57.6 6-11 54.5 19-26 73.1 101
February 8 8 199 27-65 41.5 7-23 30.4 14-19 73.7 75
March 5 5 133 20-49 40.8 6-18 33.3 18-24 75.0 64
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 31 15 23.2 6.1-13.1 46.8 1.1-3.1 33.9 3.5-5.1 69.2 16.8
Conference 18 12 24.1 6.3-13.4 46.9 1.2-3.6 33.3 3.1-4.2 75.6 16.9
Exhibition 1 1 22.0 3.6-7.3 50.0 1.8-3.6 50.0 12.7-18.2 70.0 21.8
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Home 13 7 23.2 6.9-14.6 47.3 0.8-2.8 28.6 2.8-4.2 65.6 17.4
Away 15 5 22.1 5.2-11.6 44.8 0.8-2.7 31.8 3.3-4.7 69.2 14.5
Neutral 3 3 28.3 7.1-13.6 51.7 2.8-6.1 46.2 7.1-9.4 75.0 24.0
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Wins 22 11 23.4 6.2-12.9 48.2 0.9-2.6 35.3 3.7-5.6 65.3 17.0
Losses 9 4 22.7 5.9-13.5 43.5 1.4-4.3 31.8 3.1-3.7 84.2 16.3
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November 5 - 16.8 3.8-11.9 32.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.5-3.3 14.3 8.1
December 4 - 22.5 7.6-13.3 56.7 0.0-0.9 0.0 4.9-6.7 73.3 20.0
January 9 2 23.6 7.2-12.5 57.6 1.1-2.1 54.5 3.6-4.9 73.1 19.1
February 8 8 24.9 5.4-13.1 41.5 1.4-4.6 30.4 2.8-3.8 73.7 15.1
March 5 5 26.6 6.0-14.7 40.8 1.8-5.4 33.3 5.4-7.2 75.0 19.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 31 15 23.2 2.4 3.8 6.2 2.8 0.0 0.6 1.5 0.4 1.1 0.5
Conference 18 12 24.1 2.6 3.6 6.2 3.0 0.1 0.7 1.4 0.5 1.1 0.3
Exhibition 1 1 22.0 0.0 3.0 3.0 4.0 0.0 1.0 3.0 0.3 4.0 1.0
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Home 13 7 23.2 3.1 4.2 7.3 2.8 0.0 0.8 1.5 0.5 1.5 0.4
Away 15 5 22.1 1.8 3.5 5.3 2.9 0.1 0.5 1.5 0.3 0.7 0.7
Neutral 3 3 28.3 2.7 3.0 5.7 2.7 0.0 0.0 1.3 0.0 1.3 0.3
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Wins 22 11 23.4 2.4 4.2 6.6 2.6 0.0 0.7 1.4 0.5 1.2 0.5
Losses 9 4 22.7 2.6 2.7 5.2 3.4 0.1 0.2 1.9 0.1 0.8 0.4
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November 5 - 16.8 1.4 4.8 6.2 2.6 0.0 1.0 2.0 0.5 0.8 1.8
December 4 - 22.5 2.8 3.8 6.5 2.3 0.0 0.0 1.5 0.0 1.5 0.0
January 9 2 23.6 2.3 3.6 5.9 3.1 0.1 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.2 0.6
February 8 8 24.9 2.8 3.8 6.5 3.1 0.0 0.4 1.8 0.2 0.9 0.1
March 5 5 26.6 2.8 3.2 6.0 2.6 0.0 0.0 1.4 0.0 1.0 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 31 15 718 75 117 192 88 1 18 47 0.4 33 16
Conference 18 12 433 47 65 112 54 1 12 26 0.5 19 5
Exhibition 1 1 22 0 3 3 4 0 1 3 0.3 4 1
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Home 13 7 302 40 55 95 36 0 10 20 0.5 19 5
Away 15 5 331 27 53 80 44 1 8 23 0.3 10 10
Neutral 3 3 85 8 9 17 8 0 0 4 0.0 4 1
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Wins 22 11 514 52 93 145 57 0 16 30 0.5 26 12
Losses 9 4 204 23 24 47 31 1 2 17 0.1 7 4
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November 5 - 84 7 24 31 13 0 5 10 0.5 4 9
December 4 - 90 11 15 26 9 0 0 6 0.0 6 0
January 9 2 212 21 32 53 28 1 10 10 1.0 11 5
February 8 8 199 22 30 52 25 0 3 14 0.2 7 1
March 5 5 133 14 16 30 13 0 0 7 0.0 5 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 31 15 23.2 4.2 6.5 10.7 4.9 0.1 1.0 2.6 0.4 1.8 0.9
Conference 18 12 24.1 4.3 6.0 10.3 5.0 0.1 1.1 2.4 0.5 1.8 0.5
Exhibition 1 1 22.0 0.0 5.5 5.5 7.3 0.0 1.8 5.5 0.3 7.3 1.8
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Home 13 7 23.2 5.3 7.3 12.6 4.8 0.0 1.3 2.6 0.5 2.5 0.7
Away 15 5 22.1 3.3 6.4 9.7 5.3 0.1 1.0 2.8 0.3 1.2 1.2
Neutral 3 3 28.3 3.8 4.2 8.0 3.8 0.0 0.0 1.9 0.0 1.9 0.5
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Wins 22 11 23.4 4.0 7.2 11.3 4.4 0.0 1.2 2.3 0.5 2.0 0.9
Losses 9 4 22.7 4.5 4.7 9.2 6.1 0.2 0.4 3.3 0.1 1.4 0.8
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November 5 - 16.8 3.3 11.4 14.8 6.2 0.0 2.4 4.8 0.5 1.9 4.3
December 4 - 22.5 4.9 6.7 11.6 4.0 0.0 0.0 2.7 0.0 2.7 0.0
January 9 2 23.6 4.0 6.0 10.0 5.3 0.2 1.9 1.9 1.0 2.1 0.9
February 8 8 24.9 4.4 6.0 10.5 5.0 0.0 0.6 2.8 0.2 1.4 0.2
March 5 5 26.6 4.2 4.8 9.0 3.9 0.0 0.0 2.1 0.0 1.5 0.3