21 Dion Wright
21 Dion Wright
Height: 6-7
Weight: 220
Year: Senior
Hometown: Carson, Calif.
High School: Mayfair
Position: F
gp 31
pts/g 16.7
fg % 46.7
3pt % 31.6
ft % 79.5
reb/g 9.1
a/g 1.2

Career Statistics

As A Junior (2014-15)
Blossomed into a go-to player who was again one of the most improved in the Atlantic 10 Conference ... started 30 games ... ranked among the A-10 leaders in six statistical categories ... finished 11th in the A-10 in scoring (13.5 points per game), 12th in rebounding (7.0), eighth in field goal percentage (.542), 12th in free throw percentage (.774), seventh in offensive rebounds (2.9 per game) and fourth in minutes played (35.1) ... scored in double figures 26 times with three games of 20 points or more ... scored a career high 24 points in A-10 Tournament loss to Dayton, going 4-5 from three-point range and 10-11 from the field overall ... scored 22 points with 10 rebounds at Rhode Island ... had 21 points vs. LaSalle ... keyed win over 18th-ranked VCU with 19 points, eight rebounds, three assists and two blocks ... sparked win over Buffalo with 19 points and eight rebounds ... set a career high with 13 rebounds in win over Jackson State ... prior to the season, Sports Illustrated named him one of its candidates for "Breakout Player of the Year".

As A Sophomore (2013-14) |
Game-By-Game Stats
Played in all 33 games as the team’s “sixth man” … played his role superbly, finishing fourth on the team in scoring at 8.7 points per game, and third on the squad in rebounding at 4.8 per contest … was one of the most improved players in the Atlantic 10 as he more than doubled all of his production from his freshman season … was equally productive in A-10 games as non-conference, averaging 8.8 points and 5.4 rebounds in conference games … scored in double figures 13 times … shot .500 from the field, the third-best field goal percentage on the team and 14th best in the A-10 … ranked 13th in the A-10 in offensive rebounds … almost half of his rebounds (74 of 159) came on the offensive end … recorded the first double-double of his career at Niagara with 14 points and 11 boards … scored a career high 22 points and grabbed eight rebounds in win at Iona … his most productive game against an A-10 opponent came at No. 24 Saint Louis when he scored 16 points with five rebounds, two assists and a career-high three steals … matched that 16 point performance at Duquesne … helped to key a road win at George Mason with 15 points … had 10 points and nine rebounds in win at Fordham … scored 14 points in win over Southern Illinois.

As A Freshman (2012-13) | Game-By-Game Stats
Played in 13 games in his first season in the Brown and White, including two road contests against nationally-ranked teams and four versus Atlantic 10 Conference foes … played just 83 minutes on the year, but scored 36 points for an average of 2.8 points per game … tallied a career-high 15 points on 6-7 shooting in 11 minutes of action opposite Charlotte (March 2) … grabbed a season- and team-best seven rebounds at Cornell (Nov. 14) off the bench in a career-best 16 minutes in his first career road game … also scored his first career points (four) against the Big Red … tallied four points and pulled down two offensive rebounds in just one minute of action at Dayton (March 6) ... made his second A-10 appearance of the year at Butler (Feb. 6), grabbing his first rebound in conference action and logging three minutes … four rebounds in just five minutes of action off the bench at No. 25 NC State (Dec. 22) … scored a then-season-high nine points off the bench in 12 minutes against Cleveland State (Dec. 15) … also knocked down his first career 3-pointer, grabbed his first steal, made his first free throw and tallied a season-best three made field goals against the Vikings … recorded his first points with a bucket against Buffalo (Dec. 1) since tallying four at Cornell … played four minutes in his collegiate debut against Bethune-Cookman (Nov. 9) in the season opener.

High School
Averaged 19.6 points, 8.7 rebounds and 1.5 steals per game as a senior … led Mayfair High School to a 27-6 record and a California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Southern Section Division 2A championship … named the CIF Southern Section Division II Player of the Year … Mayfair concluded year ranked No. 19 in the state ... coached by Tony Davis ... played AAU for Compton Magic.

Major:
Sociology
Family: parents Karen and Dion Wright; older sister Brittney, younger sister Karen and younger brother Brian.
Other Sports Played Beside Basketball: football - Pop Warner through 9th grade
Noteworthy: Attended the same high school that produced NBA player Josh Childress ... his favorite thing to do when he returns to California is going to the beach. 

Recent Games
Feb 24 Duquesne W, 80-76
Feb 27 UMass W, 85-83
Mar 2 vs. Saint Joseph's W, 98-90
Mar 5 at Saint Louis W, 76-67
Mar 11 vs. Davidson L, 90-86
Mar 16 Wagner L, 79-75
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 31 18
Games started 30 17
Minutes 1150 679
Minutes per game 37.1 37.7
FG 199-426 101-220
FG Pct 46.7 45.9
3PT 24-76 20-54
3PT Pct 31.6 37.0
FT 97-122 63-77
FT Pct 79.5 81.8
Off rebounds 90 43
Def rebounds 192 119
Total rebounds 282 162
Rebounds per game 9.1 9.0
Personal fouls 87 52
Disqualifications 2 2
Assists 38 22
Turnovers 45 22
Assist to turnover ratio 0.8 1.0
Steals 30 16
Blocks 23 20
Points 519 285
Points per game 16.7 15.8
Points per 40 min 18.1 16.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 7 Mansfield W, 108-48 1 23 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 11
Nov 13 Binghamton W, 63-53 1 34 7-17 41.2 0-2 0.0 6-8 75.0 20
Nov 17 at Syracuse L, 79-66 1 32 5-16 31.3 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 13
Nov 21 Loyola (Md.) W, 94-82 1 38 9-15 60.0 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 22
Nov 24 at Canisius W, 77-73 1 24 5-12 41.7 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 13
Nov 28 Hofstra L, 89-83 1 33 4-11 36.4 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 10
Dec 2 at Buffalo W, 60-58 1 35 12-19 63.2 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 26
Dec 5 Ohio W, 81-68 1 37 3-14 21.4 0-1 0.0 8-9 88.9 14
Dec 8 Vermont W, 80-68 1 36 8-16 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 16
Dec 19 South Carolina St. W, 64-45 1 39 7-13 53.8 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 14
Dec 22 at Siena L, 73-70 1 40 7-16 43.8 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 14
Dec 30 Niagara W, 82-68 1 39 11-17 64.7 2-4 50.0 4-6 66.7 28
Jan 2 Davidson W, 97-85 1 20 5-8 62.5 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 12
Jan 6 at George Mason W, 77-58 1 32 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 8
Jan 9 at UMass W, 88-77 1 40 8-13 61.5 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 19
Jan 13 Rhode Island W, 69-64 1 38 4-9 44.4 2-5 40.0 2-3 66.7 12
Jan 16 at Duquesne L, 95-88 1 35 7-15 46.7 0-2 0.0 3-5 60.0 17
Jan 19 Dayton L, 85-79 1 40 4-13 30.8 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 10
Jan 24 at VCU L, 84-76 1 39 5-20 25.0 0-3 0.0 8-10 80.0 18
Jan 31 Richmond W, 84-68 1 40 7-13 53.8 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 19
Feb 3 at Saint Joseph's W, 83-73 1 39 6-18 33.3 2-8 25.0 4-4 100.0 18
Feb 7 Saint Louis W, 65-62 1 40 4-10 40.0 0-2 0.0 6-8 75.0 14
Feb 10 at Fordham W, 76-72 1 45 8-14 57.1 2-3 66.7 3-3 100.0 21
Feb 13 George Washington W, 64-57 - 35 5-9 55.6 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 12
Feb 17 at La Salle L, 71-64 1 37 4-13 30.8 1-2 50.0 7-7 100.0 16
Feb 20 at Dayton W, 79-72 1 40 7-11 63.6 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 15
Feb 24 Duquesne W, 80-76 1 40 5-12 41.7 2-4 50.0 3-4 75.0 15
Feb 27 UMass W, 85-83 1 40 7-13 53.8 1-4 25.0 6-8 75.0 21
Mar 2 vs. Saint Joseph's W, 98-90 1 40 7-12 58.3 3-3 100.0 5-5 100.0 22
Mar 5 at Saint Louis W, 76-67 1 39 5-11 45.5 2-3 66.7 4-4 100.0 16
Mar 11 vs. Davidson L, 90-86 1 44 14-27 51.9 0-4 0.0 4-6 66.7 32
Mar 16 Wagner L, 79-75 1 40 6-13 46.2 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 12
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 7 Mansfield W, 108-48 1 23 3 5 8 1 0 - 1 0 1 0
Nov 13 Binghamton W, 63-53 1 34 1 8 9 0 4 0.0 1 0 4 0
Nov 17 at Syracuse L, 79-66 1 32 4 4 8 2 6 0.3 1 0 4 -
Nov 21 Loyola (Md.) W, 94-82 1 38 3 9 12 1 2 0.5 2 1 2 0
Nov 24 at Canisius W, 77-73 1 24 3 8 11 1 0 - 1 0 3 -
Nov 28 Hofstra L, 89-83 1 33 3 7 10 0 0 - 0 1 3 0
Dec 2 at Buffalo W, 60-58 1 35 2 1 3 2 1 2.0 3 0 3 0
Dec 5 Ohio W, 81-68 1 37 4 8 12 3 2 1.5 0 0 2 0
Dec 8 Vermont W, 80-68 1 36 2 5 7 0 2 0.0 0 0 3 0
Dec 19 South Carolina St. W, 64-45 1 39 7 3 10 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dec 22 at Siena L, 73-70 1 40 3 3 6 1 2 0.5 1 0 3 -
Dec 30 Niagara W, 82-68 1 39 3 3 6 1 1 1.0 4 1 0 0
Jan 2 Davidson W, 97-85 1 20 1 4 5 0 0 - 1 1 5 1
Jan 6 at George Mason W, 77-58 1 32 4 8 12 0 2 0.0 1 0 4 -
Jan 9 at UMass W, 88-77 1 40 0 7 7 2 4 0.5 0 1 1 -
Jan 13 Rhode Island W, 69-64 1 38 2 9 11 3 1 3.0 1 3 2 -
Jan 16 at Duquesne L, 95-88 1 35 4 6 10 2 1 2.0 1 0 3 -
Jan 19 Dayton L, 85-79 1 40 2 6 8 0 3 0.0 2 0 3 0
Jan 24 at VCU L, 84-76 1 39 5 8 13 1 0 - 1 3 4 -
Jan 31 Richmond W, 84-68 1 40 1 13 14 1 0 - 1 2 4 0
Feb 3 at Saint Joseph's W, 83-73 1 39 4 7 11 3 0 - 1 0 3 -
Feb 7 Saint Louis W, 65-62 1 40 6 4 10 2 1 2.0 2 2 3 0
Feb 10 at Fordham W, 76-72 1 45 1 8 9 0 2 0.0 0 2 1 -
Feb 13 George Washington W, 64-57 - 35 1 5 6 0 0 - 2 1 1 0
Feb 17 at La Salle L, 71-64 1 37 2 3 5 1 1 1.0 0 0 5 1
Feb 20 at Dayton W, 79-72 1 40 2 6 8 1 3 0.3 1 1 4 -
Feb 24 Duquesne W, 80-76 1 40 3 5 8 0 0 - 2 2 1 0
Feb 27 UMass W, 85-83 1 40 4 7 11 2 2 1.0 0 1 2 0
Mar 2 vs. Saint Joseph's W, 98-90 1 40 0 6 6 3 2 1.5 0 1 4 -
Mar 5 at Saint Louis W, 76-67 1 39 1 7 8 1 0 - 0 0 2 -
Mar 11 vs. Davidson L, 90-86 1 44 6 9 15 4 0 - 1 0 4 -
Mar 16 Wagner L, 79-75 1 40 6 5 11 1 2 0.5 0 0 4 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2014-15 31 30 35.1 5.6-10.4 54.2 0.2-0.5 35.7 2.1-2.7 77.4 13.5
2015-16 31 30 37.1 6.4-13.7 46.7 0.8-2.5 31.6 3.1-3.9 79.5 16.7
Total 62 60 36.1 6.0-12.1 49.9 0.5-1.5 32.2 2.6-3.3 78.6 15.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2014-15 31 30 1087 175-323 54.2 5-14 35.7 65-84 77.4 420
2015-16 31 30 1150 199-426 46.7 24-76 31.6 97-122 79.5 519
Total 62 60 2237 374-749 49.9 29-90 32.2 162-206 78.6 939
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2014-15 31 30 35.1 6.4-11.9 54.2 0.2-0.5 35.7 2.4-3.1 77.4 15.5
2015-16 31 30 37.1 6.9-14.8 46.7 0.8-2.6 31.6 3.4-4.2 79.5 18.1
Total 62 60 36.1 6.7-13.4 49.9 0.5-1.6 32.2 2.9-3.7 78.6 16.8
  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 31 30 35.1 2.9 4.1 7.0 2.7 0.1 1.4 1.6 0.9 0.8 0.6
2015-16 31 30 37.1 2.9 6.2 9.1 2.8 0.1 1.2 1.5 0.8 1.0 0.7
Total 62 60 36.1 2.9 5.1 8.0 2.8 0.1 1.3 1.5 0.9 0.9 0.7
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2014-15 31 30 1087 91 126 217 84 2 43 49 0.9 26 18
2015-16 31 30 1150 90 192 282 87 2 38 45 0.8 30 23
Total 62 60 2237 181 318 499 171 4 81 94 0.9 56 41
  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 31 30 35.1 3.3 4.6 8.0 3.1 0.1 1.6 1.8 0.9 1.0 0.7
2015-16 31 30 37.1 3.1 6.7 9.8 3.0 0.1 1.3 1.6 0.8 1.0 0.8
Total 62 60 36.1 3.2 5.7 8.9 3.1 0.1 1.4 1.7 0.9 1.0 0.7
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 31 30 37.1 6.4-13.7 46.7 0.8-2.5 31.6 3.1-3.9 79.5 16.7
Conference 18 17 37.7 5.6-12.2 45.9 1.1-3.0 37.0 3.5-4.3 81.8 15.8
Exhibition 1 1 23.0 4.0-7.0 57.1 1.0-2.0 50.0 2.0-2.0 100.0 11.0
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Home 16 15 36.8 6.0-12.7 47.3 0.6-2.2 28.6 3.1-4.0 76.6 15.7
Away 13 13 36.7 6.3-14.2 44.6 0.8-2.6 32.4 3.0-3.6 83.0 16.5
Neutral 2 2 42.0 10.5-19.5 53.8 1.5-3.5 42.9 4.5-5.5 81.8 27.0
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Wins 22 21 36.8 6.5-12.8 50.7 0.9-2.4 35.8 3.3-4.0 80.9 17.1
Losses 9 9 37.8 6.2-16.0 38.9 0.6-2.6 21.7 2.8-3.7 75.8 15.8
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November 5 5 32.2 6.0-14.2 42.3 0.4-1.6 25.0 3.2-4.2 76.2 15.6
December 6 6 37.7 8.0-15.8 50.5 0.3-1.5 22.2 2.3-3.0 77.8 18.7
January 8 8 35.5 5.4-12.1 44.3 0.8-2.8 27.3 2.9-4.0 71.9 14.4
February 8 7 39.5 5.8-12.5 46.0 1.1-3.2 34.6 3.9-4.5 86.1 16.5
March 4 4 40.8 8.0-15.8 50.8 1.2-2.8 45.5 3.2-3.8 86.7 20.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 31 30 1150 199-426 46.7 24-76 31.6 97-122 79.5 519
Conference 18 17 679 101-220 45.9 20-54 37.0 63-77 81.8 285
Exhibition 1 1 23 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 11
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Home 16 15 589 96-203 47.3 10-35 28.6 49-64 76.6 251
Away 13 13 477 82-184 44.6 11-34 32.4 39-47 83.0 214
Neutral 2 2 84 21-39 53.8 3-7 42.9 9-11 81.8 54
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Wins 22 21 810 143-282 50.7 19-53 35.8 72-89 80.9 377
Losses 9 9 340 56-144 38.9 5-23 21.7 25-33 75.8 142
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November 5 5 161 30-71 42.3 2-8 25.0 16-21 76.2 78
December 6 6 226 48-95 50.5 2-9 22.2 14-18 77.8 112
January 8 8 284 43-97 44.3 6-22 27.3 23-32 71.9 115
February 8 7 316 46-100 46.0 9-26 34.6 31-36 86.1 132
March 4 4 163 32-63 50.8 5-11 45.5 13-15 86.7 82
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 31 30 37.1 6.9-14.8 46.7 0.8-2.6 31.6 3.4-4.2 79.5 18.1
Conference 18 17 37.7 5.9-13.0 45.9 1.2-3.2 37.0 3.7-4.5 81.8 16.8
Exhibition 1 1 23.0 7.0-12.2 57.1 1.7-3.5 50.0 3.5-3.5 100.0 19.1
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Home 16 15 36.8 6.5-13.8 47.3 0.7-2.4 28.6 3.3-4.3 76.6 17.0
Away 13 13 36.7 6.9-15.4 44.6 0.9-2.9 32.4 3.3-3.9 83.0 17.9
Neutral 2 2 42.0 10.0-18.6 53.8 1.4-3.3 42.9 4.3-5.2 81.8 25.7
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Wins 22 21 36.8 7.1-13.9 50.7 0.9-2.6 35.8 3.6-4.4 80.9 18.6
Losses 9 9 37.8 6.6-16.9 38.9 0.6-2.7 21.7 2.9-3.9 75.8 16.7
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November 5 5 32.2 7.5-17.6 42.3 0.5-2.0 25.0 4.0-5.2 76.2 19.4
December 6 6 37.7 8.5-16.8 50.5 0.4-1.6 22.2 2.5-3.2 77.8 19.8
January 8 8 35.5 6.1-13.7 44.3 0.8-3.1 27.3 3.2-4.5 71.9 16.2
February 8 7 39.5 5.8-12.7 46.0 1.1-3.3 34.6 3.9-4.6 86.1 16.7
March 4 4 40.8 7.9-15.5 50.8 1.2-2.7 45.5 3.2-3.7 86.7 20.1
  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 30 37.1 2.9 6.2 9.1 2.8 0.1 1.2 1.5 0.8 1.0 0.7
Conference 18 17 37.7 2.4 6.6 9.0 2.9 0.1 1.2 1.2 1.0 0.9 1.1
Exhibition 1 1 23.0 3.0 5.0 8.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 - 1.0 0.0
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Home 16 15 36.8 3.1 6.3 9.4 2.4 0.1 0.9 1.3 0.7 1.1 0.9
Away 13 13 36.7 2.7 5.8 8.5 3.1 0.1 1.3 1.7 0.8 0.8 0.5
Neutral 2 2 42.0 3.0 7.5 10.5 4.0 - 3.5 1.0 3.5 0.5 0.5
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Wins 22 21 36.8 2.5 6.4 8.9 2.5 0.0 1.2 1.4 0.9 1.0 0.9
Losses 9 9 37.8 3.9 5.7 9.6 3.7 0.1 1.3 1.7 0.8 0.8 0.4
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November 5 5 32.2 2.8 7.2 10.0 3.2 0.0 0.8 2.4 0.3 1.0 0.4
December 6 6 37.7 3.5 3.8 7.3 1.8 0.0 1.2 1.5 0.8 1.3 0.2
January 8 8 35.5 2.4 7.6 10.0 3.3 0.1 1.1 1.4 0.8 1.0 1.3
February 8 7 39.5 2.9 5.6 8.5 2.5 0.1 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.0 1.1
March 4 4 40.8 3.3 6.8 10.0 3.5 0.0 2.3 1.0 2.3 0.3 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 31 30 1150 90 192 282 87 2 38 45 0.8 30 23
Conference 18 17 679 43 119 162 52 2 22 22 1.0 16 20
Exhibition 1 1 23 3 5 8 1 0 1 0 - 1 0
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Home 16 15 589 49 101 150 39 1 14 21 0.7 18 15
Away 13 13 477 35 76 111 40 1 17 22 0.8 11 7
Neutral 2 2 84 6 15 21 8 - 7 2 3.5 1 1
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Wins 22 21 810 55 141 196 54 1 26 30 0.9 23 19
Losses 9 9 340 35 51 86 33 1 12 15 0.8 7 4
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November 5 5 161 14 36 50 16 0 4 12 0.3 5 2
December 6 6 226 21 23 44 11 0 7 9 0.8 8 1
January 8 8 284 19 61 80 26 1 9 11 0.8 8 10
February 8 7 316 23 45 68 20 1 9 9 1.0 8 9
March 4 4 163 13 27 40 14 0 9 4 2.3 1 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 30 37.1 3.1 6.7 9.8 3.0 0.1 1.3 1.6 0.8 1.0 0.8
Conference 18 17 37.7 2.5 7.0 9.5 3.1 0.1 1.3 1.3 1.0 0.9 1.2
Exhibition 1 1 23.0 5.2 8.7 13.9 1.7 0.0 1.7 0.0 - 1.7 0.0
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Home 16 15 36.8 3.3 6.9 10.2 2.6 0.1 1.0 1.4 0.7 1.2 1.0
Away 13 13 36.7 2.9 6.4 9.3 3.4 0.1 1.4 1.8 0.8 0.9 0.6
Neutral 2 2 42.0 2.9 7.1 10.0 3.8 0.0 3.3 1.0 3.5 0.5 0.5
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Wins 22 21 36.8 2.7 7.0 9.7 2.7 0.0 1.3 1.5 0.9 1.1 0.9
Losses 9 9 37.8 4.1 6.0 10.1 3.9 0.1 1.4 1.8 0.8 0.8 0.5
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November 5 5 32.2 3.5 8.9 12.4 4.0 0.0 1.0 3.0 0.3 1.2 0.5
December 6 6 37.7 3.7 4.1 7.8 1.9 0.0 1.2 1.6 0.8 1.4 0.2
January 8 8 35.5 2.7 8.6 11.3 3.7 0.1 1.3 1.5 0.8 1.1 1.4
February 8 7 39.5 2.9 5.7 8.6 2.5 0.1 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.0 1.1
March 4 4 40.8 3.2 6.6 9.8 3.4 0.0 2.2 1.0 2.3 0.2 0.2