0 Kyle Lofton
0 Kyle Lofton
Height: 6-3
Weight: 190
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Hillside, N.J.
High School: Union Catholic
Previous College: Putnam Science Academy
Position: G
Major: Sociology
gp 31
pts/g 14.1
fg % 42.2
3pt % 33.6
ft % 80.6
reb/g 2.6
a/g 6.0

HONORS
NABC All-District First Team - 2019-20
Atlantic 10 First Team - 2019-20
Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team - 2018-19
Atlantic 10 All-Tournament Team - 2019
Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week - Feb. 18, 2019; Jan. 28, 2019
Boca Beach Classic All-Tournament Team - 2019

As A Sophomore (2019-20) | Game-by-Game Stats

  • Earned First Team All-Conference and All-District honors after leading the team in scoring (14.1 ppg) with an Atlantic 10-best 6.0 assists per game while leading the nation in minutes played at 38.4
  • Started all 31 games at point guard and scored in double figures 25 times
  • Shot 45 percent from the floor including 41 percent from long range in A-10 games
  • Handed out 186 total assists, ranking third in program single season history
  • Poured in 21 points with seven assists in a win at Duquesne (2/8)
  • Delivered 17 points and seven assists in a victory over George Mason (2/1)
  • Matched career-high with 32 points on 15 made field goals, adding eight assists at Buffalo (12/30)
  • Became first SBU player to hand out double digit assists in three straight games since 2003
  • First two career double-doubles in back-to-back games - vs. Gannon (14 points, 11 assists) and vs. Niagara (12 points, 11 assists) 
  • Finished with 14 points and drilled the clinching three-pointer in Boca Beach Classic Championship Game win at FAU (12/2)
  • Posted 18 points vs. Canisius (11/23)

As A Freshman (2018-19) | Game-by-Game Stats

  • Was named to the Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team
  • Was named to the A-10 All-Tournament Team after he averaged 16.3 points, 2.7 rebounds and 4.7 assists over three games in the Championship
  • Was twice named the A-10 Rookie of the Week (Jan. 26 and Feb. 17)
  • Ranked 14th in the A-10 in scoring at 14.4 points per game
  • Ranked eighth in the A-10 in assists (3.7 per game), ninth in steals (1.4), fifth in assist-to-turnover ratio (2.0), sixth in free throw percentage (.838) and second in minutes played (37.4)
  • Scored in double figures in 27 of 34 games with eight games of 20-plus points
  • Missed only 19 free throws in 117 attempts
  • Shot .330 (38-115) from three-point range
  • His 127 assists were only 16 shy of Shandue McNeill’s freshman team record
  • Scored 23 points with five assists in A-10 semifinal win over Rhode Island 3/18/19
  • In quarterfinal win over George Mason, scored 20 points and also handed out five assists
  • Scored a season-high 32 points, going 7-8 from three-point range, in win over George Mason 2/17/19
  • In his college debut, scored 18 points and had four assists in OT loss to Bucknell 11/7/18
  • Scored 13 points and handed out a season-high nine assists in win over Canisius 11/28/18
  • His 18 points against La Salle 2/20/19 included the game-winning shot on a pull-up jumper with four seconds left in regulation
  • Scored 23 points at Vermont 12/18/18

Prep School
Helped Putnam Science Academy win the first national prep championship in school history as the team's point guard ... in the title game, a 74-66 overtime win over Northfield Mount Hermon, he had 10 points, four assists and four steals ...  the Mustangs finished the 2017-18 season with a record of 38-4, including a school record 24-game win streak ... led Putnam in minutes and averaged 10 points, six assists and three rebounds per game ... made 48 percent of his shots overall and 40 percent from behind the three-point line ... was coached by Tom Espinosa ... was ranked third in the state of Connecticut by New England Recruiting Report in the spring of 2018, which also named him one of 10 players in its 2017-18 All-New England first team.

High School
Attended Union Catholic (N.J.) High School, graduating in 2017 … his senior season, averaged 13 points, 2.1 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game as Union finished 17-11, falling in the second round of the state playoffs … three of his Union teammates went on to Division I schools – Jordan Pierce (Dayton), Isaiah Still (Iona) and George Pappas (Monmouth) … was coached by Jim Regan.

Major:
Sociology
Family: 
Parents Kim and Calvin Lofton; he is the youngest of four children with brothers Calvin Jr., Zarah and Ashton … his father is a teacher and Rec Center leader and his mother is a counselor
AAU Teams: The Firm
Noteworthy: Is a fan of Carmelo Anthony, the Baltimore Ravens and Ray Lewis … pre-game ritual is eating Swedish fish … long-term career interest is sports medicine and athletic training

Recent Games
Feb 14 Davidson L, 93-64
Feb 22 Richmond W, 75-71
Feb 26 Duquesne L, 81-77
Feb 29 at La Salle L, 73-65
Mar 4 Saint Joseph's W, 89-73
Mar 7 at Saint Louis L, 72-49
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 31 18
Games started 31 18
Minutes 1189 687
Minutes per game 38.4 38.2
FG 159-377 92-202
FG Pct 42.2 45.5
3PT 37-110 25-61
3PT Pct 33.6 41.0
FT 83-103 44-60
FT Pct 80.6 73.3
Off rebounds 19 10
Def rebounds 62 35
Total rebounds 81 45
Rebounds per game 2.6 2.5
Personal fouls 60 34
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 186 100
Turnovers 80 50
Assist to turnover ratio 2.3 2.0
Steals 44 27
Blocks 4 1
Points 438 253
Points per game 14.1 14.1
Points per 40 min 14.7 14.7
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 30 Alfred W, 90-45 1 19 1-5 20.0 0-2 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Nov 5 Ohio L, 65-53 1 39 3-11 27.3 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Nov 8 Vermont L, 61-59 1 40 4-13 30.8 1-6 16.7 5-6 83.3 14
Nov 12 at Siena L, 78-65 1 37 5-11 45.5 2-5 40.0 2-2 100.0 14
Nov 16 vs. Rutgers W, 80-74 1 40 5-15 33.3 0-5 0.0 7-7 100.0 17
Nov 23 at Canisius L, 61-57 1 40 6-13 46.2 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 18
Nov 26 Mercer W, 56-51 1 40 3-8 37.5 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 10
Dec 1 vs. San Diego W, 70-61 1 39 4-14 28.6 0-4 0.0 3-3 100.0 11
Dec 2 at Fla. Atlantic W, 71-64 1 40 6-15 40.0 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 14
Dec 7 Hofstra W, 73-45 1 36 3-13 23.1 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 7
Dec 14 Gannon W, 75-50 1 34 4-7 57.1 2-4 50.0 4-4 100.0 14
Dec 18 Niagara W, 87-70 1 39 3-8 37.5 2-4 50.0 4-4 100.0 12
Dec 21 at Middle Tennessee W, 66-65 1 40 6-17 35.3 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 14
Dec 30 at Buffalo L, 84-79 1 38 15-30 50.0 2-6 33.3 0-1 0.0 32
Jan 5 at George Washington W, 71-66 1 40 5-11 45.5 1-3 33.3 6-9 66.7 17
Jan 8 at George Mason W, 61-49 1 40 7-18 38.9 2-4 50.0 1-1 100.0 17
Jan 11 Fordham W, 64-44 1 31 6-7 85.7 1-2 50.0 4-4 100.0 17
Jan 15 vs. UMass W, 74-61 1 39 7-15 46.7 3-5 60.0 2-4 50.0 19
Jan 18 at VCU L, 91-63 1 35 2-8 25.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Jan 22 at #7 Dayton L, 86-60 1 36 3-9 33.3 0-2 0.0 4-5 80.0 10
Jan 25 Rhode Island L, 81-75 1 40 7-12 58.3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 15
Jan 29 at Fordham W, 62-55 1 45 0-9 0.0 0-3 0.0 6-6 100.0 6
Feb 1 George Mason W, 74-65 1 40 6-11 54.5 2-4 50.0 3-4 75.0 17
Feb 5 George Washington W, 72-47 1 38 2-9 22.2 0-2 0.0 1-2 50.0 5
Feb 8 at Duquesne W, 83-80 1 35 7-11 63.6 5-6 83.3 2-4 50.0 21
Feb 11 at Saint Joseph's W, 74-56 1 35 7-13 53.8 4-8 50.0 2-3 66.7 20
Feb 14 Davidson L, 93-64 1 36 6-12 50.0 1-3 33.3 2-3 66.7 15
Feb 22 Richmond W, 75-71 1 40 6-10 60.0 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 13
Feb 26 Duquesne L, 81-77 1 40 6-12 50.0 1-3 33.3 1-3 33.3 14
Feb 29 at La Salle L, 73-65 1 40 7-13 53.8 2-6 33.3 1-1 100.0 17
Mar 4 Saint Joseph's W, 89-73 1 39 6-11 54.5 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 15
Mar 7 at Saint Louis L, 72-49 1 38 2-11 18.2 0-2 0.0 5-6 83.3 9
Mar 12 vs. George Mason   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 30 Alfred W, 90-45 1 19 0 2 2 2 3 0.7 2 0 1 0
Nov 5 Ohio L, 65-53 1 39 0 2 2 3 3 1.0 1 0 2 0
Nov 8 Vermont L, 61-59 1 40 2 3 5 6 1 6.0 1 0 2 0
Nov 12 at Siena L, 78-65 1 37 1 1 2 7 2 3.5 1 1 5 1
Nov 16 vs. Rutgers W, 80-74 1 40 0 1 1 8 1 8.0 2 0 4 0
Nov 23 at Canisius L, 61-57 1 40 0 1 1 3 3 1.0 4 1 1 0
Nov 26 Mercer W, 56-51 1 40 1 3 4 4 1 4.0 0 0 2 0
Dec 1 vs. San Diego W, 70-61 1 39 1 3 4 5 4 1.3 0 0 0 -
Dec 2 at Fla. Atlantic W, 71-64 1 40 2 2 4 6 0 - 1 0 2 -
Dec 7 Hofstra W, 73-45 1 36 0 1 1 11 1 11.0 1 0 1 0
Dec 14 Gannon W, 75-50 1 34 0 3 3 11 3 3.7 2 1 0 0
Dec 18 Niagara W, 87-70 1 39 0 2 2 11 4 2.8 1 0 3 0
Dec 21 at Middle Tennessee W, 66-65 1 40 0 2 2 3 2 1.5 2 0 3 0
Dec 30 at Buffalo L, 84-79 1 38 2 3 5 8 5 1.6 1 0 1 0
Jan 5 at George Washington W, 71-66 1 40 0 5 5 8 2 4.0 1 0 0 0
Jan 8 at George Mason W, 61-49 1 40 2 3 5 5 2 2.5 3 0 1 0
Jan 11 Fordham W, 64-44 1 31 0 1 1 7 4 1.8 1 0 4 0
Jan 15 vs. UMass W, 74-61 1 39 1 1 2 6 2 3.0 1 0 1 0
Jan 18 at VCU L, 91-63 1 35 0 1 1 5 1 5.0 3 0 1 -
Jan 22 at #7 Dayton L, 86-60 1 36 0 0 0 5 1 5.0 0 0 1 0
Jan 25 Rhode Island L, 81-75 1 40 0 2 2 3 5 0.6 0 0 2 0
Jan 29 at Fordham W, 62-55 1 45 0 5 5 5 3 1.7 2 0 2 -
Feb 1 George Mason W, 74-65 1 40 0 1 1 7 4 1.8 3 0 0 0
Feb 5 George Washington W, 72-47 1 38 1 2 3 5 2 2.5 0 0 2 0
Feb 8 at Duquesne W, 83-80 1 35 1 1 2 7 2 3.5 1 0 4 0
Feb 11 at Saint Joseph's W, 74-56 1 35 1 5 6 3 2 1.5 0 0 2 0
Feb 14 Davidson L, 93-64 1 36 1 0 1 6 3 2.0 1 1 3 -
Feb 22 Richmond W, 75-71 1 40 0 0 0 7 6 1.2 1 0 1 0
Feb 26 Duquesne L, 81-77 1 40 1 4 5 7 5 1.4 3 0 3 0
Feb 29 at La Salle L, 73-65 1 40 1 1 2 6 4 1.5 3 0 4 -
Mar 4 Saint Joseph's W, 89-73 1 39 0 3 3 5 1 5.0 3 0 2 0
Mar 7 at Saint Louis L, 72-49 1 38 1 0 1 3 1 3.0 1 0 1 0
Mar 12 vs. George Mason   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2018-19 34 34 37.4 5.2-11.8 44.1 1.1-3.4 33.0 2.9-3.4 83.8 14.4
2019-20 31 31 38.4 5.1-12.2 42.2 1.2-3.5 33.6 2.7-3.3 80.6 14.1
Total 65 65 37.9 5.2-12.0 43.2 1.2-3.5 33.3 2.8-3.4 82.3 14.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2018-19 34 34 1273 177-401 44.1 38-115 33.0 98-117 83.8 490
2019-20 31 31 1189 159-377 42.2 37-110 33.6 83-103 80.6 438
Total 65 65 2462 336-778 43.2 75-225 33.3 181-220 82.3 928
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2018-19 34 34 37.4 5.6-12.6 44.1 1.2-3.6 33.0 3.1-3.7 83.8 15.4
2019-20 31 31 38.4 5.3-12.7 42.2 1.2-3.7 33.6 2.8-3.5 80.6 14.7
Total 65 65 37.9 5.5-12.6 43.2 1.2-3.7 33.3 2.9-3.6 82.3 15.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2018-19 34 34 37.4 0.9 1.6 2.5 2.1 0.1 3.7 1.9 2.0 1.4 0.1
2019-20 31 31 38.4 0.6 2.0 2.6 1.9 0.0 6.0 2.6 2.3 1.4 0.1
Total 65 65 37.9 0.8 1.8 2.6 2.0 0.0 4.8 2.2 2.2 1.4 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2018-19 34 34 1273 30 55 85 72 2 127 64 2.0 48 2
2019-20 31 31 1189 19 62 81 60 1 186 80 2.3 44 4
Total 65 65 2462 49 117 166 132 3 313 144 2.2 92 6
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2018-19 34 34 37.4 0.9 1.7 2.7 2.3 0.1 4.0 2.0 2.0 1.5 0.1
2019-20 31 31 38.4 0.6 2.1 2.7 2.0 0.0 6.3 2.7 2.3 1.5 0.1
Total 65 65 37.9 0.8 1.9 2.7 2.1 0.0 5.1 2.3 2.2 1.5 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 31 31 38.4 5.1-12.2 42.2 1.2-3.5 33.6 2.7-3.3 80.6 14.1
Conference 18 18 38.2 5.1-11.2 45.5 1.4-3.4 41.0 2.4-3.3 73.3 14.1
Exhibition 1 1 19.0 1.0-5.0 20.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 3.0
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Home 14 14 38.0 4.6-10.3 45.1 1.0-3.1 31.8 2.3-2.8 82.1 12.6
Away 14 14 38.5 5.6-13.5 41.3 1.4-3.7 38.5 2.8-3.6 78.0 15.4
Neutral 3 3 39.3 5.3-14.7 36.4 1.0-4.7 21.4 4.0-4.7 85.7 15.7
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Wins 19 19 38.4 4.9-11.7 41.9 1.4-3.6 37.7 2.8-3.5 81.8 14.0
Losses 12 12 38.3 5.5-12.9 42.6 0.9-3.4 26.8 2.4-3.1 78.4 14.3
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November 6 6 39.3 4.3-11.8 36.6 0.7-3.7 18.2 4.2-4.5 92.6 13.5
December 7 7 38.0 5.9-14.9 39.4 1.1-3.9 29.6 2.0-2.3 87.5 14.9
January 8 8 38.3 4.6-11.1 41.6 1.0-2.8 36.4 3.1-3.9 80.6 13.4
February 8 8 38.0 5.9-11.4 51.6 2.0-4.2 47.1 1.5-2.6 57.1 15.3
March 2 2 38.5 4.0-11.0 36.4 0.5-2.5 20.0 3.5-4.0 87.5 12.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 31 31 1189 159-377 42.2 37-110 33.6 83-103 80.6 438
Conference 18 18 687 92-202 45.5 25-61 41.0 44-60 73.3 253
Exhibition 1 1 19 1-5 20.0 0-2 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
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Home 14 14 532 65-144 45.1 14-44 31.8 32-39 82.1 176
Away 14 14 539 78-189 41.3 20-52 38.5 39-50 78.0 215
Neutral 3 3 118 16-44 36.4 3-14 21.4 12-14 85.7 47
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Wins 19 19 730 93-222 41.9 26-69 37.7 54-66 81.8 266
Losses 12 12 459 66-155 42.6 11-41 26.8 29-37 78.4 172
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November 6 6 236 26-71 36.6 4-22 18.2 25-27 92.6 81
December 7 7 266 41-104 39.4 8-27 29.6 14-16 87.5 104
January 8 8 306 37-89 41.6 8-22 36.4 25-31 80.6 107
February 8 8 304 47-91 51.6 16-34 47.1 12-21 57.1 122
March 2 2 77 8-22 36.4 1-5 20.0 7-8 87.5 24
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 31 31 38.4 5.3-12.7 42.2 1.2-3.7 33.6 2.8-3.5 80.6 14.7
Conference 18 18 38.2 5.4-11.8 45.5 1.5-3.6 41.0 2.6-3.5 73.3 14.7
Exhibition 1 1 19.0 2.1-10.5 20.0 0.0-4.2 0.0 2.1-4.2 50.0 6.3
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Home 14 14 38.0 4.9-10.8 45.1 1.1-3.3 31.8 2.4-2.9 82.1 13.2
Away 14 14 38.5 5.8-14.0 41.3 1.5-3.9 38.5 2.9-3.7 78.0 16.0
Neutral 3 3 39.3 5.4-14.9 36.4 1.0-4.7 21.4 4.1-4.7 85.7 15.9
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Wins 19 19 38.4 5.1-12.2 41.9 1.4-3.8 37.7 3.0-3.6 81.8 14.6
Losses 12 12 38.3 5.8-13.5 42.6 1.0-3.6 26.8 2.5-3.2 78.4 15.0
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November 6 6 39.3 4.4-12.0 36.6 0.7-3.7 18.2 4.2-4.6 92.6 13.7
December 7 7 38.0 6.2-15.6 39.4 1.2-4.1 29.6 2.1-2.4 87.5 15.6
January 8 8 38.3 4.8-11.6 41.6 1.0-2.9 36.4 3.3-4.1 80.6 14.0
February 8 8 38.0 6.2-12.0 51.6 2.1-4.5 47.1 1.6-2.8 57.1 16.1
March 2 2 38.5 4.2-11.4 36.4 0.5-2.6 20.0 3.6-4.2 87.5 12.5
  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 38.4 0.6 2.0 2.6 1.9 0.0 6.0 2.6 2.3 1.4 0.1
Conference 18 18 38.2 0.6 1.9 2.5 1.9 0.0 5.6 2.8 2.0 1.5 0.1
Exhibition 1 1 19.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 2.0 3.0 0.7 2.0 0.0
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Home 14 14 38.0 0.4 1.9 2.4 1.9 0.0 6.6 3.1 2.2 1.3 0.1
Away 14 14 38.5 0.8 2.1 2.9 2.0 0.1 5.3 2.1 2.5 1.6 0.1
Neutral 3 3 39.3 0.7 1.7 2.3 1.7 0.0 6.3 2.3 2.7 1.0 0.0
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Wins 19 19 38.4 0.5 2.3 2.8 1.8 0.0 6.5 2.4 2.7 1.3 0.1
Losses 12 12 38.3 0.8 1.5 2.3 2.2 0.1 5.2 2.8 1.8 1.6 0.3
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November 6 6 39.3 0.7 1.8 2.5 2.7 0.2 5.2 1.8 2.8 1.5 0.3
December 7 7 38.0 0.7 2.3 3.0 1.4 0.0 7.9 2.7 2.9 1.1 0.1
January 8 8 38.3 0.4 2.3 2.6 1.5 0.0 5.5 2.5 2.2 1.4 0.0
February 8 8 38.0 0.8 1.8 2.5 2.4 0.0 6.0 3.5 1.7 1.5 0.1
March 2 2 38.5 0.5 1.5 2.0 1.5 0.0 4.0 1.0 4.0 2.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 31 31 1189 19 62 81 60 1 186 80 2.3 44 4
Conference 18 18 687 10 35 45 34 0 100 50 2.0 27 1
Exhibition 1 1 19 0 2 2 1 0 2 3 0.7 2 0
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Home 14 14 532 6 27 33 27 0 93 43 2.2 18 2
Away 14 14 539 11 30 41 28 1 74 30 2.5 23 2
Neutral 3 3 118 2 5 7 5 0 19 7 2.7 3 0
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Wins 19 19 730 10 44 54 34 0 124 46 2.7 25 1
Losses 12 12 459 9 18 27 26 1 62 34 1.8 19 3
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November 6 6 236 4 11 15 16 1 31 11 2.8 9 2
December 7 7 266 5 16 21 10 0 55 19 2.9 8 1
January 8 8 306 3 18 21 12 0 44 20 2.2 11 0
February 8 8 304 6 14 20 19 0 48 28 1.7 12 1
March 2 2 77 1 3 4 3 0 8 2 4.0 4 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 38.4 0.6 2.1 2.7 2.0 0.0 6.3 2.7 2.3 1.5 0.1
Conference 18 18 38.2 0.6 2.0 2.6 2.0 0.0 5.8 2.9 2.0 1.6 0.1
Exhibition 1 1 19.0 0.0 4.2 4.2 2.1 0.0 4.2 6.3 0.7 4.2 0.0
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Home 14 14 38.0 0.5 2.0 2.5 2.0 0.0 7.0 3.2 2.2 1.4 0.2
Away 14 14 38.5 0.8 2.2 3.0 2.1 0.1 5.5 2.2 2.5 1.7 0.1
Neutral 3 3 39.3 0.7 1.7 2.4 1.7 0.0 6.4 2.4 2.7 1.0 0.0
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Wins 19 19 38.4 0.5 2.4 3.0 1.9 0.0 6.8 2.5 2.7 1.4 0.1
Losses 12 12 38.3 0.8 1.6 2.4 2.3 0.1 5.4 3.0 1.8 1.7 0.3
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November 6 6 39.3 0.7 1.9 2.5 2.7 0.2 5.3 1.9 2.8 1.5 0.3
December 7 7 38.0 0.8 2.4 3.2 1.5 0.0 8.3 2.9 2.9 1.2 0.2
January 8 8 38.3 0.4 2.4 2.7 1.6 0.0 5.8 2.6 2.2 1.4 0.0
February 8 8 38.0 0.8 1.8 2.6 2.5 0.0 6.3 3.7 1.7 1.6 0.1
March 2 2 38.5 0.5 1.6 2.1 1.6 0.0 4.2 1.0 4.0 2.1 0.0