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Bentley University Falcons
136 Northeast-10 Championships
80 CoSIDA Academic All-Americas
2014 NCAA Div. II Women's Basketball National Champs
2001 NCAA Div. II Field Hockey National Champs
Women's Basketball: NCAA Record 35 NCAA tournaments
21 Cassie Smith
21 Cassie Smith
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Edison, N.J.
High School: Metuchen
Position: G
gp 31
pts/g 4.1
fg % 46.5
3pt % 42.1
ft % 62.2
reb/g 4.1
a/g 1.8

Career
Made one start and came off the bench 88 times during the last three seasons … enters this season with career averages of 2.4 points, 1.9 rebounds and 10.4 minutes … career totals include 210 points and 171 rebounds.

2016-17

Saw action in 29 of Bentley’s 32 games, with one start … averaged 3.0 points and 2.2 rebounds while playing 12.8 minutes a game … shot career-best .443 from the field … top scoring game of the season came Nov. 13 at Georgian Court when she finished with 11 points, four rebounds and three assists in 18 minutes … made first career start Nov. 22 against Assumption … season-high seven rebounds in Nov. 12 against Concordia (N.Y.) and again Feb. 15 at St. Michael’s.


2015-16
In 9.1 minutes a game, averaged 1.9 points and 2.0 rebounds … 11 points at Franklin Pierce Feb. 13 was a career-best … five points in eight minutes against NYIT in NCAA East Regional final … eight rebounds Nov. 21 against Franklin Pierce.
 
2014-15
Came off the bench in 25 of 27 games, averaging 9.3 minutes, 2.3 points and 1.6 rebounds … playing time increased to 11 minutes a game over the season’s second half … scored a season-best eight points Jan. 7 against Le Moyne, a game in which she played 20 minutes … three days later, had seven points and five rebounds in only eight minutes at Southern Connecticut State … three steals at Adelphi Jan. 14.

Before Bentley
2014 graduate of Metuchen High School where she scored a school record (boys or girls) 2,062 points … team captain as a senior … helped the Bulldogs to the Central Jersey Group 1 state championship in 2012 and 2014 … named 2014 Greater Middlesex County Player of the Year by Home News Tribune and the Star Ledger … two-time All-Blue Division Greater Middlesex County … led the state in points scored with 810 … first-team All-Group I as a senior after earning third-team honors the previous season … scored a school-record 47 points in a game against Wardlaw-Hartidge … played in 2014 North Jersey vs. South Jersey All-Star Game at Rider University, as well as in the Greater Middlesex County All-Star Game … in addition to four letters in basketball, earned one in softball … also played for the New Jersey Panthers AAU program.

Personal
Is majoring in information design and corporate communication … age as of Nov. 10: 21 … only daughter of Scott and Heidi Smith … National Honor Society and Spanish National Honor Society … involved with SAAC … has volunteered with Cradles to Crayons and Relay for Life.

2016-17 Statistics                2015-16 Statistics                   2014-15 Statistics

Recent Games
Feb 20 at Franklin Pierce W, 65-50
Feb 25 Pace W, 70-62
Mar 1 at Southern Conn. St. W, 64-51
Mar 4 vs. Stonehill W, 73-72
Mar 9 vs. Jefferson W, 71-66
Mar 10 vs. University of the Sciences L, 61-54
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 31 21
Games started 31 21
Minutes 491 326
Minutes per game 15.8 15.5
FG 46-99 30-64
FG Pct 46.5 46.9
3PT 8-19 4-10
3PT Pct 42.1 40.0
FT 28-45 14-20
FT Pct 62.2 70.0
Off rebounds 40 22
Def rebounds 88 58
Total rebounds 128 80
Rebounds per game 4.1 3.8
Personal fouls 41 27
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 56 45
Turnovers 43 31
Assist to turnover ratio 1.3 1.5
Steals 18 10
Blocks 5 5
Points 128 78
Points per game 4.1 3.7
Points per 40 min 10.4 9.6
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 10 at Holy Family W, 71-58 1 19 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 8
Nov 11 vs. Wilmington (Del.) W, 83-40 1 24 4-6 66.7 2-3 66.7 5-10 50.0 15
Nov 15 Stonehill W, 84-73 1 16 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 2
Nov 21 at Assumption W, 64-52 1 20 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 1
Nov 25 New York Tech W, 90-79 1 19 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 4
Nov 26 Bridgeport W, 84-44 1 18 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Nov 29 Franklin Pierce W, 114-50 1 21 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Dec 2 at St. Michael's W, 81-47 1 16 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 7
Dec 6 Southern N.H. L, 73-68 1 11 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 9 Saint Anselm W, 77-52 1 24 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Dec 12 at Merrimack W, 80-59 1 17 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 17 at LIU Post W, 77-51 1 19 3-5 60.0 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 8
Dec 30 at Molloy W, 66-42 1 17 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 4
Jan 3 at Le Moyne W, 71-59 1 16 1-3 33.3 1-1 100.0 1-2 50.0 4
Jan 6 St. Rose W, 76-65 1 18 3-5 60.0 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 6
Jan 10 at American Int'l W, 65-47 1 13 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 13 at New Haven W, 82-70 1 9 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Jan 17 Adelphi W, 78-66 1 16 2-2 100.0 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 6
Jan 20 Southern Conn. St. W, 64-48 1 19 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 8
Jan 27 at Pace W, 72-66 1 16 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Jan 31 at Stonehill L, 77-66 1 8 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 3 Assumption W, 86-70 1 7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 7 at Southern N.H. L, 66-55 1 13 1-4 25.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 10 at Saint Anselm W, 65-60 1 16 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 14 St. Michael's W, 75-63 1 11 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 17 Merrimack W, 68-49 1 18 4-4 100.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 8
Feb 20 at Franklin Pierce W, 65-50 1 21 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 25 Pace W, 70-62 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at Southern Conn. St. W, 64-51 1 13 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 4 vs. Stonehill W, 73-72 1 10 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 9 vs. Jefferson W, 71-66 1 8 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Mar 10 vs. University of the Sciences L, 61-54 1 18 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 4
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 10 at Holy Family W, 71-58 1 19 5 4 9 1 0 - 2 0 2 0
Nov 11 vs. Wilmington (Del.) W, 83-40 1 24 5 6 11 1 2 0.5 2 0 1 -
Nov 15 Stonehill W, 84-73 1 16 2 5 7 0 2 0.0 0 0 4 -
Nov 21 at Assumption W, 64-52 1 20 1 2 3 3 0 - 1 0 1 -
Nov 25 New York Tech W, 90-79 1 19 1 4 5 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 26 Bridgeport W, 84-44 1 18 1 6 7 1 1 1.0 3 0 2 -
Nov 29 Franklin Pierce W, 114-50 1 21 2 5 7 4 5 0.8 3 0 2 -
Dec 2 at St. Michael's W, 81-47 1 16 1 3 4 4 2 2.0 1 0 1 -
Dec 6 Southern N.H. L, 73-68 1 11 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 -
Dec 9 Saint Anselm W, 77-52 1 24 2 6 8 4 0 - 2 0 0 -
Dec 12 at Merrimack W, 80-59 1 17 1 3 4 6 0 - 1 1 2 0
Dec 17 at LIU Post W, 77-51 1 19 2 2 4 2 3 0.7 0 0 3 -
Dec 30 at Molloy W, 66-42 1 17 0 5 5 2 0 - 1 0 0 -
Jan 3 at Le Moyne W, 71-59 1 16 1 3 4 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 6 St. Rose W, 76-65 1 18 2 1 3 3 3 1.0 1 2 1 0
Jan 10 at American Int'l W, 65-47 1 13 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 13 at New Haven W, 82-70 1 9 1 2 3 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 17 Adelphi W, 78-66 1 16 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 0 1 3 -
Jan 20 Southern Conn. St. W, 64-48 1 19 1 4 5 3 2 1.5 0 0 0 -
Jan 27 at Pace W, 72-66 1 16 2 5 7 4 1 4.0 0 1 1 -
Jan 31 at Stonehill L, 77-66 1 8 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 -
Feb 3 Assumption W, 86-70 1 7 1 1 2 2 1 2.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 7 at Southern N.H. L, 66-55 1 13 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Feb 10 at Saint Anselm W, 65-60 1 16 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 0 0 0 -
Feb 14 St. Michael's W, 75-63 1 11 1 3 4 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 17 Merrimack W, 68-49 1 18 1 2 3 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 20 at Franklin Pierce W, 65-50 1 21 2 3 5 4 2 2.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 25 Pace W, 70-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at Southern Conn. St. W, 64-51 1 13 1 1 2 2 1 2.0 0 0 2 0
Mar 4 vs. Stonehill W, 73-72 1 10 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Mar 9 vs. Jefferson W, 71-66 1 8 1 1 2 0 4 0.0 0 0 1 -
Mar 10 vs. University of the Sciences L, 61-54 1 18 2 0 2 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2014-15 25 - 9.3 0.9-2.7 32.8 0.2-0.6 35.7 0.4-0.7 50.0 2.3
2015-16 35 - 9.1 0.6-1.5 40.7 0.1-0.3 30.0 0.5-0.7 78.3 1.9
2016-17 29 1 12.8 1.1-2.4 44.3 0.1-0.4 23.1 0.8-1.1 68.8 3.0
2017-18 31 31 15.8 1.5-3.2 46.5 0.3-0.6 42.1 0.9-1.5 62.2 4.1
Total 120 32 11.8 1.0-2.4 41.7 0.2-0.5 33.9 0.6-1.0 65.3 2.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2014-15 25 - 233 22-67 32.8 5-14 35.7 9-18 50.0 58
2015-16 35 - 319 22-54 40.7 3-10 30.0 18-23 78.3 65
2016-17 29 1 370 31-70 44.3 3-13 23.1 22-32 68.8 87
2017-18 31 31 491 46-99 46.5 8-19 42.1 28-45 62.2 128
Total 120 32 1413 121-290 41.7 19-56 33.9 77-118 65.3 338
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2014-15 25 - 9.3 3.8-11.5 32.8 0.9-2.4 35.7 1.5-3.1 50.0 10.0
2015-16 35 - 9.1 2.8-6.8 40.7 0.4-1.3 30.0 2.3-2.9 78.3 8.2
2016-17 29 1 12.8 3.4-7.6 44.3 0.3-1.4 23.1 2.4-3.5 68.8 9.4
2017-18 31 31 15.8 3.7-8.1 46.5 0.7-1.5 42.1 2.3-3.7 62.2 10.4
Total 120 32 11.8 3.4-8.2 41.7 0.5-1.6 33.9 2.2-3.3 65.3 9.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2014-15 25 - 9.3 0.5 1.0 1.6 1.6 0.0 0.5 0.9 0.5 0.2 0.2
2015-16 35 - 9.1 0.7 1.3 2.0 1.6 0.0 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.3 0.1
2016-17 29 1 12.8 0.6 1.6 2.2 1.1 0.0 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.2 0.1
2017-18 31 31 15.8 1.3 2.8 4.1 1.3 0.0 1.8 1.4 1.3 0.6 0.2
Total 120 32 11.8 0.8 1.7 2.5 1.4 0.0 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.3 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2014-15 25 - 233 13 26 39 41 1 12 22 0.5 6 6
2015-16 35 - 319 24 45 69 56 0 22 31 0.7 10 2
2016-17 29 1 370 16 47 63 32 0 25 27 0.9 6 3
2017-18 31 31 491 40 88 128 41 0 56 43 1.3 18 5
Total 120 32 1413 93 206 299 170 1 115 123 0.9 40 16
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2014-15 25 - 9.3 2.2 4.5 6.7 7.0 0.2 2.1 3.8 0.5 1.0 1.0
2015-16 35 - 9.1 3.0 5.6 8.7 7.0 0.0 2.8 3.9 0.7 1.3 0.3
2016-17 29 1 12.8 1.7 5.1 6.8 3.5 0.0 2.7 2.9 0.9 0.6 0.3
2017-18 31 31 15.8 3.3 7.2 10.4 3.3 0.0 4.6 3.5 1.3 1.5 0.4
Total 120 32 11.8 2.6 5.8 8.5 4.8 0.0 3.3 3.5 0.9 1.1 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 31 31 15.8 1.5-3.2 46.5 0.3-0.6 42.1 0.9-1.5 62.2 4.1
Conference 21 21 15.5 1.4-3.0 46.9 0.2-0.5 40.0 0.7-1.0 70.0 3.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 12 16.5 1.8-3.5 52.4 0.2-0.3 50.0 0.8-1.2 60.0 4.6
Away 15 15 15.5 1.2-2.9 41.9 0.2-0.7 30.0 0.8-1.1 70.6 3.4
Neutral 4 4 15.0 1.5-3.5 42.9 0.8-1.2 60.0 1.8-3.2 53.8 5.5
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Wins 27 27 16.3 1.6-3.3 47.2 0.3-0.6 41.2 1.0-1.6 61.9 4.3
Losses 4 4 12.5 1.0-2.5 40.0 0.2-0.5 50.0 0.5-0.8 66.7 2.8
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November 7 7 19.6 2.0-4.3 46.7 0.3-0.6 50.0 1.4-3.0 47.6 5.7
December 6 6 17.3 1.8-3.7 50.0 0.5-1.0 50.0 1.0-1.2 85.7 5.2
January 8 8 14.4 1.5-2.9 52.2 0.2-0.8 33.3 1.2-1.6 76.9 4.5
February 6 6 14.3 1.2-2.7 43.8 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.3
March 4 4 12.3 0.5-2.0 25.0 0.2-0.5 50.0 0.5-0.8 66.7 1.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 31 31 491 46-99 46.5 8-19 42.1 28-45 62.2 128
Conference 21 21 326 30-64 46.9 4-10 40.0 14-20 70.0 78
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 12 12 198 22-42 52.4 2-4 50.0 9-15 60.0 55
Away 15 15 233 18-43 41.9 3-10 30.0 12-17 70.6 51
Neutral 4 4 60 6-14 42.9 3-5 60.0 7-13 53.8 22
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Wins 27 27 441 42-89 47.2 7-17 41.2 26-42 61.9 117
Losses 4 4 50 4-10 40.0 1-2 50.0 2-3 66.7 11
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November 7 7 137 14-30 46.7 2-4 50.0 10-21 47.6 40
December 6 6 104 11-22 50.0 3-6 50.0 6-7 85.7 31
January 8 8 115 12-23 52.2 2-6 33.3 10-13 76.9 36
February 6 6 86 7-16 43.8 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 14
March 4 4 49 2-8 25.0 1-2 50.0 2-3 66.7 7
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 31 31 15.8 3.7-8.1 46.5 0.7-1.5 42.1 2.3-3.7 62.2 10.4
Conference 21 21 15.5 3.7-7.9 46.9 0.5-1.2 40.0 1.7-2.5 70.0 9.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 12 16.5 4.4-8.5 52.4 0.4-0.8 50.0 1.8-3.0 60.0 11.1
Away 15 15 15.5 3.1-7.4 41.9 0.5-1.7 30.0 2.1-2.9 70.6 8.8
Neutral 4 4 15.0 4.0-9.3 42.9 2.0-3.3 60.0 4.7-8.7 53.8 14.7
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Wins 27 27 16.3 3.8-8.1 47.2 0.6-1.5 41.2 2.4-3.8 61.9 10.6
Losses 4 4 12.5 3.2-8.0 40.0 0.8-1.6 50.0 1.6-2.4 66.7 8.8
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November 7 7 19.6 4.1-8.8 46.7 0.6-1.2 50.0 2.9-6.1 47.6 11.7
December 6 6 17.3 4.2-8.5 50.0 1.2-2.3 50.0 2.3-2.7 85.7 11.9
January 8 8 14.4 4.2-8.0 52.2 0.7-2.1 33.3 3.5-4.5 76.9 12.5
February 6 6 14.3 3.3-7.4 43.8 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 6.5
March 4 4 12.3 1.6-6.5 25.0 0.8-1.6 50.0 1.6-2.4 66.7 5.7
  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 31 15.8 1.3 2.8 4.1 1.3 0.0 1.8 1.4 1.3 0.6 0.2
Conference 21 21 15.5 1.0 2.8 3.8 1.3 0.0 2.1 1.5 1.5 0.5 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 12 16.5 1.3 3.3 4.6 1.6 0.0 1.8 1.7 1.1 0.8 0.3
Away 15 15 15.5 1.1 2.7 3.8 1.3 0.0 2.2 1.1 1.9 0.5 0.1
Neutral 4 4 15.0 2.0 2.0 4.0 0.8 - 0.5 1.5 0.3 0.5 0.0
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Wins 27 27 16.3 1.4 3.1 4.4 1.4 0.0 2.0 1.4 1.4 0.6 0.2
Losses 4 4 12.5 0.8 1.3 2.0 1.0 0.0 0.8 1.0 0.8 0.3 0.0
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November 7 7 19.6 2.4 4.6 7.0 2.0 0.0 1.6 1.6 1.0 1.6 0.0
December 6 6 17.3 1.2 3.5 4.7 1.2 0.0 3.2 1.0 3.2 0.8 0.2
January 8 8 14.4 0.9 2.3 3.1 1.3 0.0 2.0 1.6 1.2 0.3 0.5
February 6 6 14.3 0.8 2.3 3.2 1.0 0.0 1.2 1.3 0.9 0.0 0.0
March 4 4 12.3 1.0 0.8 1.8 1.0 0.0 0.8 1.3 0.6 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 31 31 491 40 88 128 41 0 56 43 1.3 18 5
Conference 21 21 326 22 58 80 27 0 45 31 1.5 10 5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 12 198 15 40 55 19 0 21 20 1.1 9 3
Away 15 15 233 17 40 57 19 0 33 17 1.9 7 2
Neutral 4 4 60 8 8 16 3 - 2 6 0.3 2 0
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Wins 27 27 441 37 83 120 37 0 53 39 1.4 17 5
Losses 4 4 50 3 5 8 4 0 3 4 0.8 1 0
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November 7 7 137 17 32 49 14 0 11 11 1.0 11 0
December 6 6 104 7 21 28 7 0 19 6 3.2 5 1
January 8 8 115 7 18 25 10 0 16 13 1.2 2 4
February 6 6 86 5 14 19 6 0 7 8 0.9 0 0
March 4 4 49 4 3 7 4 0 3 5 0.6 0 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 31 31 15.8 3.3 7.2 10.4 3.3 0.0 4.6 3.5 1.3 1.5 0.4
Conference 21 21 15.5 2.7 7.1 9.8 3.3 0.0 5.5 3.8 1.5 1.2 0.6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 12 16.5 3.0 8.1 11.1 3.8 0.0 4.2 4.0 1.1 1.8 0.6
Away 15 15 15.5 2.9 6.9 9.8 3.3 0.0 5.7 2.9 1.9 1.2 0.3
Neutral 4 4 15.0 5.3 5.3 10.7 2.0 0.0 1.3 4.0 0.3 1.3 0.0
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Wins 27 27 16.3 3.4 7.5 10.9 3.4 0.0 4.8 3.5 1.4 1.5 0.5
Losses 4 4 12.5 2.4 4.0 6.4 3.2 0.0 2.4 3.2 0.8 0.8 0.0
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November 7 7 19.6 5.0 9.3 14.3 4.1 0.0 3.2 3.2 1.0 3.2 0.0
December 6 6 17.3 2.7 8.1 10.8 2.7 0.0 7.3 2.3 3.2 1.9 0.4
January 8 8 14.4 2.4 6.3 8.7 3.5 0.0 5.6 4.5 1.2 0.7 1.4
February 6 6 14.3 2.3 6.5 8.8 2.8 0.0 3.3 3.7 0.9 0.0 0.0
March 4 4 12.3 3.3 2.4 5.7 3.3 0.0 2.4 4.1 0.6 0.0 0.0