4 Nelson Kaputo
4 Nelson Kaputo
Height: 6-0
Weight: 175
Year: Junior
Hometown: Toronto, Ontario
High School: St. Michael's
Position: G
Major: International Studies
gp 33
pts/g 3.3
fg % 41.7
3pt % 33.3
ft % 90.5
reb/g 0.6
a/g 1.1

As A Sophomore (2016-17) | Game-By-Game Stats
Played in 21 games, making two starts ... averaged 2.0 points and 0.8 assists per game ... ran the point for 36 minutes and dished out six assists for the Bonnies in a win over Fordham Jan. 14 in Rochester … played 20 minutes and scored a season-best 13 points on a 4-for-7 shooting outing, including three three-pointers while dishing out two assists against George Mason Jan. 7 … scored three points in his season debut against Niagara Dec. 17 at Key Bank Center in Buffalo ... did not play in the first nine games of the season in order to focus on academics.

As A Freshman (2015-16)
Played in 30 games with one start ... averaged 4.4 points, 1.7 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 1.0 steals per game ... proved to be a capable three-point shooter as he made 35 percent (35-98) of his attempts from beyond the arc ... totaled 55 assists for the season against 31 turnovers ... his 29 steals ranked fourth-best on the team ... his one start came against South Carolina State on Dec. 19 at the Reilly Center, and he helped lead the Bonnies to a 64-45 win with 12 points, three steals and season highs in both assists (7) and rebounds (7) ... scored a season-high 14 points in a home win over Niagara on Dec. 30, adding five assists in that game as well ... his top scoring game against Atlantic 10 opposition was 10 points in a win at UMass Jan. 9 when he went 3-4 from three-point range ... scored 11 points in Nov. 21 win over Loyola.

High School/International
In 2014-15, led St. Michael’s College School to its second Ontario Provincial Championship in the last three years as well as the top spot in North Pole Hoops’ national rankings … St. Michael’s defeated St. Edmund Campion, 79-59, in the OPC title game, to finish the season 37-0 against Canadian competition and 47-1 overall … averaged 18.6 points, 4.4 rebounds and 7.2 assists per game … North Pole Hoops ranked Kaputo eighth on its list of Class of 2016 Canadian prospects … played for the highly-competitive CIA Bounce AAU program … in the summer of 2014, he earned a spot on the Canadian Under-17 national team that traveled to the FIBA World Championships.

Major:
 International Studies
Family:
 Mother is Betty Kaputo … has two sisters, Priscilla and Emmanualla, and one brother, Christopher.
Other Sports Played Beside Basketball: Soccer
Noteworthy: His mother is from Kongo … counts fellow Canadians Tyler Ennis (Milwaukee Bucks/Syracuse) and Duane Notice (South Carolina) among his mentors… played with Dillon Brooks (Oregon) in AAU.

Recent Games
Feb 27 Davidson W, 117-113
Mar 3 at Saint Louis W, 64-56
Mar 9 vs. Richmond W, 83-77
Mar 10 vs. Davidson L, 82-70
Mar 13 vs. UCLA W, 65-58
Mar 15 vs. Florida L, 77-62
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 33 18
Games started 6 -
Minutes 336 146
Minutes per game 10.2 8.1
FG 35-84 18-35
FG Pct 41.7 51.4
3PT 19-57 11-26
3PT Pct 33.3 42.3
FT 19-21 7-7
FT Pct 90.5 100.0
Off rebounds 3 2
Def rebounds 18 8
Total rebounds 21 10
Rebounds per game 0.6 0.6
Personal fouls 26 9
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 35 15
Turnovers 15 8
Assist to turnover ratio 2.3 1.9
Steals 17 2
Blocks 0 0
Points 108 54
Points per game 3.3 3.0
Points per 40 min 12.9 14.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 10 Niagara L, 77-75 1 37 3-9 33.3 1-6 16.7 4-4 100.0 11
Nov 18 Jackson St. W, 72-58 1 34 2-9 22.2 2-8 25.0 1-2 50.0 7
Nov 20 Md.-East. Shore W, 96-48 1 21 4-8 50.0 3-7 42.9 4-4 100.0 15
Nov 24 vs. Maryland W, 63-61 1 14 1-4 25.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 25 vs. TCU L, 89-79 1 17 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 29 at Siena W, 75-55 1 13 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Dec 2 at Buffalo W, 73-62 - 12 3-4 75.0 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 9
Dec 6 at Canisius W, 73-65 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 9 Yale W, 75-67 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 16 vs. Vermont W, 81-79 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 20 Northeastern W, 84-65 - 8 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 22 at Syracuse W, 60-57 - 0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 30 UMass W, 98-78 - 1 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 3 at Dayton L, 82-72 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 6 at Saint Joseph's L, 85-78 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 10 Fordham W, 77-61 - 17 2-5 40.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Jan 13 at Rhode Island L, 87-73 - 6 0-0 - 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Jan 19 at Davidson L, 83-73 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 24 Saint Joseph's W, 70-67 - 12 2-3 66.7 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 6
Jan 28 George Washington W, 70-52 - 13 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 31 at George Mason W, 85-69 - 25 7-10 70.0 6-9 66.7 0-0 - 20
Feb 3 at Duquesne W, 84-81 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 7 Saint Louis W, 79-56 - 7 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 10 Richmond W, 97-88 - 15 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 13 at La Salle W, 79-68 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 16 No. 14/16 Rhode Island W, 77-74 - 11 2-5 40.0 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 6
Feb 21 Duquesne W, 73-67 - 3 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 24 at VCU W, 68-63 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 27 Davidson W, 117-113 - 11 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 3-3 100.0 5
Mar 3 at Saint Louis W, 64-56 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 9 vs. Richmond W, 83-77 - 13 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Mar 10 vs. Davidson L, 82-70 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 13 vs. UCLA W, 65-58 - 2 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Mar 15 vs. Florida L, 77-62 - 11 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 4
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 10 Niagara L, 77-75 1 37 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 1 0 2 0
Nov 18 Jackson St. W, 72-58 1 34 0 4 4 6 2 3.0 0 0 1 0
Nov 20 Md.-East. Shore W, 96-48 1 21 0 1 1 1 0 - 5 0 1 0
Nov 24 vs. Maryland W, 63-61 1 14 0 1 1 3 1 3.0 4 0 2 -
Nov 25 vs. TCU L, 89-79 1 17 0 0 0 3 0 - 3 0 1 -
Nov 29 at Siena W, 75-55 1 13 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 2 at Buffalo W, 73-62 - 12 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 0
Dec 6 at Canisius W, 73-65 - 3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 9 Yale W, 75-67 - 3 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 0
Dec 16 vs. Vermont W, 81-79 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 20 Northeastern W, 84-65 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Dec 22 at Syracuse W, 60-57 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 30 UMass W, 98-78 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 3 at Dayton L, 82-72 - 4 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 6 at Saint Joseph's L, 85-78 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 10 Fordham W, 77-61 - 17 1 0 1 6 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 13 at Rhode Island L, 87-73 - 6 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 19 at Davidson L, 83-73 - 3 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 24 Saint Joseph's W, 70-67 - 12 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 0
Jan 28 George Washington W, 70-52 - 13 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 0
Jan 31 at George Mason W, 85-69 - 25 0 4 4 4 1 4.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 3 at Duquesne W, 84-81 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 7 Saint Louis W, 79-56 - 7 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Feb 10 Richmond W, 97-88 - 15 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Feb 13 at La Salle W, 79-68 - 4 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 -
Feb 16 No. 14/16 Rhode Island W, 77-74 - 11 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 0
Feb 21 Duquesne W, 73-67 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 24 at VCU W, 68-63 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 27 Davidson W, 117-113 - 11 0 0 0 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 0
Mar 3 at Saint Louis W, 64-56 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Mar 9 vs. Richmond W, 83-77 - 13 0 0 0 2 0 - 1 0 4 -
Mar 10 vs. Davidson L, 82-70 - 2 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Mar 13 vs. UCLA W, 65-58 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Mar 15 vs. Florida L, 77-62 - 11 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 30 1 16.7 1.5-4.4 33.6 1.2-3.3 35.7 0.3-0.4 81.8 4.4
2016-17 21 2 8.7 0.5-1.4 37.9 0.5-1.1 43.5 0.5-0.6 76.9 2.0
2017-18 33 6 10.2 1.1-2.5 41.7 0.6-1.7 33.3 0.6-0.6 90.5 3.3
Total 84 9 12.1 1.1-2.9 36.9 0.8-2.1 36.0 0.5-0.5 84.4 3.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 30 1 502 44-131 33.6 35-98 35.7 9-11 81.8 132
2016-17 21 2 182 11-29 37.9 10-23 43.5 10-13 76.9 42
2017-18 33 6 336 35-84 41.7 19-57 33.3 19-21 90.5 108
Total 84 9 1020 90-244 36.9 64-178 36.0 38-45 84.4 282
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 30 1 16.7 3.5-10.4 33.6 2.8-7.8 35.7 0.7-0.9 81.8 10.5
2016-17 21 2 8.7 2.4-6.4 37.9 2.2-5.1 43.5 2.2-2.9 76.9 9.2
2017-18 33 6 10.2 4.2-10.0 41.7 2.3-6.8 33.3 2.3-2.5 90.5 12.9
Total 84 9 12.1 3.5-9.6 36.9 2.5-7.0 36.0 1.5-1.8 84.4 11.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2015-16 30 1 16.7 0.1 1.6 1.7 1.5 0.0 1.8 1.0 1.8 1.0 0.0
2016-17 21 2 8.7 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.0 0.0 0.8 0.6 1.4 0.1 0.0
2017-18 33 6 10.2 0.1 0.5 0.6 0.8 0.0 1.1 0.5 2.3 0.5 0.0
Total 84 9 12.1 0.1 0.8 0.9 1.1 0.0 1.3 0.7 1.8 0.6 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 30 1 502 3 47 50 45 1 55 31 1.8 29 0
2016-17 21 2 182 0 6 6 21 0 17 12 1.4 3 0
2017-18 33 6 336 3 18 21 26 0 35 15 2.3 17 0
Total 84 9 1020 6 71 77 92 1 107 58 1.8 49 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2015-16 30 1 16.7 0.2 3.7 4.0 3.6 0.1 4.4 2.5 1.8 2.3 0.0
2016-17 21 2 8.7 0.0 1.3 1.3 4.6 0.0 3.7 2.6 1.4 0.7 0.0
2017-18 33 6 10.2 0.4 2.1 2.5 3.1 0.0 4.2 1.8 2.3 2.0 0.0
Total 84 9 12.1 0.2 2.8 3.0 3.6 0.0 4.2 2.3 1.8 1.9 0.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 33 6 10.2 1.1-2.5 41.7 0.6-1.7 33.3 0.6-0.6 90.5 3.3
Conference 18 - 8.1 1.0-1.9 51.4 0.6-1.4 42.3 0.4-0.4 100.0 3.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 14 3 13.8 1.4-3.7 38.5 0.8-2.7 28.9 1.0-1.1 93.3 4.6
Away 13 1 6.5 0.9-1.5 63.2 0.5-0.9 58.3 0.3-0.3 100.0 2.7
Neutral 6 2 9.8 0.5-2.2 23.1 0.2-1.2 14.3 0.2-0.3 50.0 1.3
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Wins 25 4 10.1 1.2-2.8 44.9 0.7-1.8 37.0 0.5-0.5 92.3 3.6
Losses 8 2 10.4 0.5-1.9 26.7 0.2-1.4 18.2 0.9-1.0 87.5 2.1
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November 6 6 22.7 2.0-5.8 34.3 1.0-4.0 25.0 1.5-1.7 90.0 6.5
December 6 - 4.5 0.7-1.2 57.1 0.2-0.3 50.0 0.3-0.3 100.0 1.8
January 8 - 10.4 1.5-2.8 54.5 1.1-2.2 50.0 0.2-0.2 100.0 4.4
February 8 - 7.4 0.6-1.5 41.7 0.2-1.0 25.0 0.6-0.6 100.0 2.1
March 5 - 6.2 0.4-1.6 25.0 0.2-1.0 20.0 0.2-0.4 50.0 1.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 33 6 336 35-84 41.7 19-57 33.3 19-21 90.5 108
Conference 18 - 146 18-35 51.4 11-26 42.3 7-7 100.0 54
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 14 3 193 20-52 38.5 11-38 28.9 14-15 93.3 65
Away 13 1 84 12-19 63.2 7-12 58.3 4-4 100.0 35
Neutral 6 2 59 3-13 23.1 1-7 14.3 1-2 50.0 8
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Wins 25 4 253 31-69 44.9 17-46 37.0 12-13 92.3 91
Losses 8 2 83 4-15 26.7 2-11 18.2 7-8 87.5 17
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November 6 6 136 12-35 34.3 6-24 25.0 9-10 90.0 39
December 6 - 27 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 11
January 8 - 83 12-22 54.5 9-18 50.0 2-2 100.0 35
February 8 - 59 5-12 41.7 2-8 25.0 5-5 100.0 17
March 5 - 31 2-8 25.0 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 6
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 33 6 10.2 4.2-10.0 41.7 2.3-6.8 33.3 2.3-2.5 90.5 12.9
Conference 18 - 8.1 4.9-9.6 51.4 3.0-7.1 42.3 1.9-1.9 100.0 14.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 14 3 13.8 4.1-10.8 38.5 2.3-7.9 28.9 2.9-3.1 93.3 13.5
Away 13 1 6.5 5.7-9.0 63.2 3.3-5.7 58.3 1.9-1.9 100.0 16.7
Neutral 6 2 9.8 2.0-8.8 23.1 0.7-4.7 14.3 0.7-1.4 50.0 5.4
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Wins 25 4 10.1 4.9-10.9 44.9 2.7-7.3 37.0 1.9-2.1 92.3 14.4
Losses 8 2 10.4 1.9-7.2 26.7 1.0-5.3 18.2 3.4-3.9 87.5 8.2
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November 6 6 22.7 3.5-10.3 34.3 1.8-7.1 25.0 2.6-2.9 90.0 11.5
December 6 - 4.5 5.9-10.4 57.1 1.5-3.0 50.0 3.0-3.0 100.0 16.3
January 8 - 10.4 5.8-10.6 54.5 4.3-8.7 50.0 1.0-1.0 100.0 16.9
February 8 - 7.4 3.4-8.1 41.7 1.4-5.4 25.0 3.4-3.4 100.0 11.5
March 5 - 6.2 2.6-10.3 25.0 1.3-6.5 20.0 1.3-2.6 50.0 7.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 33 6 10.2 0.1 0.5 0.6 0.8 0.0 1.1 0.5 2.3 0.5 0.0
Conference 18 - 8.1 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.0 0.8 0.4 1.9 0.1 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 3 13.8 0.1 0.7 0.9 0.9 0.0 1.3 0.6 2.0 0.5 0.0
Away 13 1 6.5 0.1 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.4 1.4 0.2 0.0
Neutral 6 2 9.8 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.2 - 1.7 0.2 10.0 1.3 0.0
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Wins 25 4 10.1 0.1 0.6 0.7 0.9 0.0 1.1 0.6 1.9 0.5 0.0
Losses 8 2 10.4 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0 1.0 0.1 8.0 0.5 0.0
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November 6 6 22.7 0.0 1.5 1.5 1.5 0.0 2.5 0.8 3.0 2.2 0.0
December 6 - 4.5 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.7 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.0
January 8 - 10.4 0.1 0.9 1.0 0.8 0.0 1.6 0.4 4.3 0.1 0.0
February 8 - 7.4 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.0 0.3 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.0
March 5 - 6.2 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.8 - 0.8 0.0 - 0.2 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 33 6 336 3 18 21 26 0 35 15 2.3 17 0
Conference 18 - 146 2 8 10 9 0 15 8 1.9 2 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 3 193 2 10 12 12 0 18 9 2.0 7 0
Away 13 1 84 1 6 7 7 0 7 5 1.4 2 0
Neutral 6 2 59 0 2 2 7 - 10 1 10.0 8 0
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Wins 25 4 253 3 14 17 22 0 27 14 1.9 13 0
Losses 8 2 83 0 4 4 4 0 8 1 8.0 4 0
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November 6 6 136 0 9 9 9 0 15 5 3.0 13 0
December 6 - 27 1 0 1 4 0 1 2 0.5 1 0
January 8 - 83 1 7 8 6 0 13 3 4.3 1 0
February 8 - 59 1 1 2 3 0 2 5 0.4 1 0
March 5 - 31 0 1 1 4 - 4 0 - 1 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 33 6 10.2 0.4 2.1 2.5 3.1 0.0 4.2 1.8 2.3 2.0 0.0
Conference 18 - 8.1 0.5 2.2 2.7 2.5 0.0 4.1 2.2 1.9 0.5 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 3 13.8 0.4 2.1 2.5 2.5 0.0 3.7 1.9 2.0 1.5 0.0
Away 13 1 6.5 0.5 2.9 3.3 3.3 0.0 3.3 2.4 1.4 1.0 0.0
Neutral 6 2 9.8 0.0 1.4 1.4 4.7 0.0 6.8 0.7 10.0 5.4 0.0
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Wins 25 4 10.1 0.5 2.2 2.7 3.5 0.0 4.3 2.2 1.9 2.1 0.0
Losses 8 2 10.4 0.0 1.9 1.9 1.9 0.0 3.9 0.5 8.0 1.9 0.0
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November 6 6 22.7 0.0 2.6 2.6 2.6 0.0 4.4 1.5 3.0 3.8 0.0
December 6 - 4.5 1.5 0.0 1.5 5.9 0.0 1.5 3.0 0.5 1.5 0.0
January 8 - 10.4 0.5 3.4 3.9 2.9 0.0 6.3 1.4 4.3 0.5 0.0
February 8 - 7.4 0.7 0.7 1.4 2.0 0.0 1.4 3.4 0.4 0.7 0.0
March 5 - 6.2 0.0 1.3 1.3 5.2 0.0 5.2 0.0 - 1.3 0.0