0 Kyle Lofton
0 Kyle Lofton
Height: 6-3
Weight: 190
Year: Junior
Hometown: Hillside, N.J.
High School: Union Catholic
Position: G
Major: Sociology
Previous School: Putnam Science Academy
gp 21
pts/g 14.4
fg % 41.4
3pt % 24.0
ft % 81.3
reb/g 3.5
a/g 5.5

HONORS
Atlantic 10 First Team All-Conference - 2019-20; 2020-21
NABC All-District First Team - 2019-20; 2020-21
Atlantic 10 All-Tournament Team - 2019, 2021
Big 4 Player of the Week - Jan. 5, 2021; Jan. 19, 2021
Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team - 2018-19
Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week - Feb. 18, 2019; Jan. 28, 2019
Boca Beach Classic All-Tournament Team - 2019

As A Junior (2020-21) | Game-by-Game Stats

  • Earned Atlantic 10 and NABC All-District First Team honors for the second consecutive season after averaging 14.4 points, 5.5 assists and 3.5 rebounds in 38.4 minutes per game
  • Started all 21 games and scored in double figures 17 times, handing out five or more assists 16 times while shooting over 41 percent from the floor and 81 percent from the foul line
  • Led the Bonnies to an Atlantic 10 Championship victory over VCU with a game-high 23 points, adding six assists and a season-high four three-pointers (3/14)
  • Pulled down a career-high 10 rebounds in the Atlantic 10 semifinal win over Saint Louis (3/6)
  • Matched a career-high with 11 assists, also hauling in a career-best eight rebounds, in a win over Saint Joseph's (1/6)
  • Drilled the game-winning shot with less than three seconds to play, a three-pointer from the top of the key, to send the Bonnies past preseason A-10 favorite Richmond on the road as part of a 16-point effort (1/2)
  • Poured in 17 points with five assists in a victory over Akron (12/15)

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 26 George Washington W, 88-41
Mar 1 Dayton L, 55-52
Mar 5 vs. Duquesne W, 75-59
Mar 6 vs. Saint Louis W, 71-53
Mar 14 vs. VCU W, 74-65
Mar 20 vs. LSU L, 76-61
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 21 15
Games started 21 15
Minutes 806 575
Minutes per game 38.4 38.3
FG 103-249 74-174
FG Pct 41.4 42.5
3PT 18-75 12-50
3PT Pct 24.0 24.0
FT 78-96 53-65
FT Pct 81.3 81.5
Off rebounds 14 11
Def rebounds 60 32
Total rebounds 74 43
Rebounds per game 3.5 2.9
Personal fouls 48 36
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 115 79
Turnovers 52 39
Assist to turnover ratio 2.2 2.0
Steals 29 24
Blocks 2 0
Points 302 213
Points per game 14.4 14.2
Points per 40 min 15.0 14.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Dec 12 St. Francis (Pa.)   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 vs. Akron W, 81-74 1 39 5-10 50.0 0-3 0.0 7-8 87.5 17
Dec 19 Hofstra W, 77-69 1 34 6-12 50.0 1-4 25.0 3-5 60.0 16
Dec 22 Buffalo   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 at Rhode Island L, 63-57 1 39 6-12 50.0 0-2 0.0 1-1 100.0 13
Jan 2 at rv Richmond W, 69-66 1 37 5-9 55.6 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 16
Jan 6 Saint Joseph's W, 83-57 1 40 0-7 0.0 0-3 0.0 4-4 100.0 4
Jan 9 George Washington   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 at Fordham W, 68-54 1 34 6-14 42.9 1-6 16.7 1-1 100.0 14
Jan 15 Duquesne W, 62-48 1 40 8-16 50.0 0-4 0.0 12-14 85.7 28
Jan 20 VCU W, 70-54 1 40 4-9 44.4 0-1 0.0 4-5 80.0 12
Jan 23 at Duquesne W, 65-61 1 35 6-14 42.9 0-3 0.0 5-7 71.4 17
Jan 30 George Mason W, 84-67 1 40 8-12 66.7 0-3 0.0 4-6 66.7 20
Feb 3 at Saint Joseph's   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 at Saint Louis L, 70-59 1 40 6-17 35.3 0-2 0.0 5-5 100.0 17
Feb 9 La Salle W, 86-73 1 40 5-8 62.5 3-3 100.0 5-6 83.3 18
Feb 12 at VCU L, 67-64 1 38 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-5 40.0 8
Feb 14 at UMass   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at George Mason   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 Davidson W, 69-58 1 40 6-13 46.2 3-5 60.0 3-3 100.0 18
Feb 24 at Davidson W, 56-53 1 40 3-13 23.1 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 7
Feb 26 George Washington W, 88-41 1 33 5-12 41.7 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 12
Mar 1 Dayton L, 55-52 1 39 3-12 25.0 1-5 20.0 2-2 100.0 9
Mar 5 vs. Duquesne W, 75-59 1 40 4-11 36.4 1-6 16.7 2-4 50.0 11
Mar 6 vs. Saint Louis W, 71-53 1 40 5-10 50.0 0-3 0.0 2-2 100.0 12
Mar 14 vs. VCU W, 74-65 1 39 6-14 42.9 4-5 80.0 7-7 100.0 23
Mar 20 vs. LSU L, 76-61 1 39 3-18 16.7 0-4 0.0 4-5 80.0 10
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Dec 12 St. Francis (Pa.)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 vs. Akron W, 81-74 1 39 0 4 4 5 4 1.3 1 0 3 0
Dec 19 Hofstra W, 77-69 1 34 0 4 4 9 1 9.0 0 0 2 0
Dec 22 Buffalo   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 at Rhode Island L, 63-57 1 39 1 1 2 1 6 0.2 4 0 4 0
Jan 2 at rv Richmond W, 69-66 1 37 0 1 1 3 3 1.0 1 0 4 -
Jan 6 Saint Joseph's W, 83-57 1 40 1 7 8 11 2 5.5 1 0 0 0
Jan 9 George Washington   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 at Fordham W, 68-54 1 34 1 1 2 6 4 1.5 0 0 3 0
Jan 15 Duquesne W, 62-48 1 40 0 2 2 2 3 0.7 1 0 2 0
Jan 20 VCU W, 70-54 1 40 0 2 2 3 3 1.0 2 0 2 0
Jan 23 at Duquesne W, 65-61 1 35 0 2 2 5 1 5.0 1 0 3 0
Jan 30 George Mason W, 84-67 1 40 2 2 4 5 3 1.7 0 0 2 0
Feb 3 at Saint Joseph's   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 at Saint Louis L, 70-59 1 40 1 4 5 5 2 2.5 5 0 4 0
Feb 9 La Salle W, 86-73 1 40 0 1 1 8 2 4.0 2 0 2 0
Feb 12 at VCU L, 67-64 1 38 1 2 3 3 3 1.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 14 at UMass   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at George Mason   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 Davidson W, 69-58 1 40 2 2 4 6 3 2.0 0 0 3 0
Feb 24 at Davidson W, 56-53 1 40 0 3 3 5 2 2.5 2 0 0 0
Feb 26 George Washington W, 88-41 1 33 0 2 2 10 0 - 2 0 0 0
Mar 1 Dayton L, 55-52 1 39 2 0 2 6 2 3.0 2 0 4 0
Mar 5 vs. Duquesne W, 75-59 1 40 1 4 5 5 4 1.3 3 0 2 -
Mar 6 vs. Saint Louis W, 71-53 1 40 1 9 10 6 2 3.0 0 1 0 -
Mar 14 vs. VCU W, 74-65 1 39 0 5 5 6 2 3.0 1 0 3 0
Mar 20 vs. LSU L, 76-61 1 39 1 2 3 5 0 - 0 1 2 -
  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
2020-21 21 21 38.4 4.9-11.9 41.4 0.9-3.6 24.0 3.7-4.6 81.3 14.4
Total 86 86 38.0 5.1-11.9 42.7 1.1-3.5 31.0 3.0-3.7 82.0 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
2020-21 21 21 806 103-249 41.4 18-75 24.0 78-96 81.3 302
Total 86 86 3268 439-1027 42.7 93-300 31.0 259-316 82.0 1230
  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
2020-21 21 21 38.4 5.1-12.4 41.4 0.9-3.7 24.0 3.9-4.8 81.3 15.0
Total 86 86 38.0 5.4-12.6 42.7 1.1-3.7 31.0 3.2-3.9 82.0 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
2020-21 21 21 38.4 0.7 2.9 3.5 2.3 0.0 5.5 2.5 2.2 1.4 0.1
Total 86 86 38.0 0.7 2.1 2.8 2.1 0.0 5.0 2.3 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
2020-21 21 21 806 14 60 74 48 0 115 52 2.2 29 2
Total 86 86 3268 63 177 240 180 3 428 196 2.2 121 8
  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
2020-21 21 21 38.4 0.7 3.0 3.7 2.4 0.0 5.7 2.6 2.2 1.4 0.1
Total 86 86 38.0 0.8 2.2 2.9 2.2 0.0 5.2 2.4 2.2 1.5 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 21 21 38.4 4.9-11.9 41.4 0.9-3.6 24.0 3.7-4.6 81.3 14.4
Conference 15 15 38.3 4.9-11.6 42.5 0.8-3.3 24.0 3.5-4.3 81.5 14.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 9 9 38.4 5.0-11.2 44.6 1.1-3.8 29.4 4.1-5.0 82.2 15.2
Away 7 7 37.6 5.0-12.1 41.2 0.4-2.9 15.0 2.7-3.6 76.0 13.1
Neutral 5 5 39.4 4.6-12.6 36.5 1.0-4.2 23.8 4.4-5.2 84.6 14.6
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Wins 16 16 38.2 5.1-11.5 44.6 1.1-3.8 27.9 4.0-4.9 82.1 15.3
Losses 5 5 39.0 4.2-13.0 32.3 0.2-2.8 7.1 2.8-3.6 77.8 11.4
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December 3 3 37.3 5.7-11.3 50.0 0.3-3.0 11.1 3.7-4.7 78.6 15.3
January 7 7 38.0 5.3-11.6 45.7 0.3-3.3 8.7 5.0-6.1 81.4 15.9
February 6 6 38.5 4.7-11.5 40.6 1.5-3.3 45.0 2.5-3.2 78.9 13.3
March 5 5 39.4 4.2-13.0 32.3 1.2-4.6 26.1 3.4-4.0 85.0 13.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 21 21 806 103-249 41.4 18-75 24.0 78-96 81.3 302
Conference 15 15 575 74-174 42.5 12-50 24.0 53-65 81.5 213
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 9 9 346 45-101 44.6 10-34 29.4 37-45 82.2 137
Away 7 7 263 35-85 41.2 3-20 15.0 19-25 76.0 92
Neutral 5 5 197 23-63 36.5 5-21 23.8 22-26 84.6 73
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Wins 16 16 611 82-184 44.6 17-61 27.9 64-78 82.1 245
Losses 5 5 195 21-65 32.3 1-14 7.1 14-18 77.8 57
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December 3 3 112 17-34 50.0 1-9 11.1 11-14 78.6 46
January 7 7 266 37-81 45.7 2-23 8.7 35-43 81.4 111
February 6 6 231 28-69 40.6 9-20 45.0 15-19 78.9 80
March 5 5 197 21-65 32.3 6-23 26.1 17-20 85.0 65
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 21 21 38.4 5.1-12.4 41.4 0.9-3.7 24.0 3.9-4.8 81.3 15.0
Conference 15 15 38.3 5.1-12.1 42.5 0.8-3.5 24.0 3.7-4.5 81.5 14.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 9 9 38.4 5.2-11.7 44.6 1.2-3.9 29.4 4.3-5.2 82.2 15.8
Away 7 7 37.6 5.3-12.9 41.2 0.5-3.0 15.0 2.9-3.8 76.0 14.0
Neutral 5 5 39.4 4.7-12.8 36.5 1.0-4.3 23.8 4.5-5.3 84.6 14.8
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Wins 16 16 38.2 5.4-12.0 44.6 1.1-4.0 27.9 4.2-5.1 82.1 16.0
Losses 5 5 39.0 4.3-13.3 32.3 0.2-2.9 7.1 2.9-3.7 77.8 11.7
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December 3 3 37.3 6.1-12.1 50.0 0.4-3.2 11.1 3.9-5.0 78.6 16.4
January 7 7 38.0 5.6-12.2 45.7 0.3-3.5 8.7 5.3-6.5 81.4 16.7
February 6 6 38.5 4.8-11.9 40.6 1.6-3.5 45.0 2.6-3.3 78.9 13.9
March 5 5 39.4 4.3-13.2 32.3 1.2-4.7 26.1 3.5-4.1 85.0 13.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 21 21 38.4 0.7 2.9 3.5 2.3 0.0 5.5 2.5 2.2 1.4 0.1
Conference 15 15 38.3 0.7 2.1 2.9 2.4 0.0 5.3 2.6 2.0 1.6 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 38.4 0.8 2.4 3.2 1.9 0.0 6.7 2.1 3.2 1.1 0.0
Away 7 7 37.6 0.6 2.0 2.6 3.0 0.0 4.0 3.0 1.3 2.0 0.0
Neutral 5 5 39.4 0.6 4.8 5.4 2.0 0.0 5.4 2.4 2.3 1.0 0.4
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Wins 16 16 38.2 0.5 3.2 3.7 1.9 0.0 5.9 2.4 2.4 1.1 0.1
Losses 5 5 39.0 1.2 1.8 3.0 3.4 0.0 4.0 2.6 1.5 2.4 0.2
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December 3 3 37.3 0.3 3.0 3.3 3.0 0.0 5.0 3.7 1.4 1.7 0.0
January 7 7 38.0 0.6 2.4 3.0 2.3 0.0 5.0 2.7 1.8 0.9 0.0
February 6 6 38.5 0.7 2.3 3.0 2.0 0.0 6.2 2.0 3.1 2.0 0.0
March 5 5 39.4 1.0 4.0 5.0 2.2 0.0 5.6 2.0 2.8 1.2 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 21 21 806 14 60 74 48 0 115 52 2.2 29 2
Conference 15 15 575 11 32 43 36 0 79 39 2.0 24 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 346 7 22 29 17 0 60 19 3.2 10 0
Away 7 7 263 4 14 18 21 0 28 21 1.3 14 0
Neutral 5 5 197 3 24 27 10 0 27 12 2.3 5 2
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Wins 16 16 611 8 51 59 31 0 95 39 2.4 17 1
Losses 5 5 195 6 9 15 17 0 20 13 1.5 12 1
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December 3 3 112 1 9 10 9 0 15 11 1.4 5 0
January 7 7 266 4 17 21 16 0 35 19 1.8 6 0
February 6 6 231 4 14 18 12 0 37 12 3.1 12 0
March 5 5 197 5 20 25 11 0 28 10 2.8 6 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 21 21 38.4 0.7 3.0 3.7 2.4 0.0 5.7 2.6 2.2 1.4 0.1
Conference 15 15 38.3 0.8 2.2 3.0 2.5 0.0 5.5 2.7 2.0 1.7 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 38.4 0.8 2.5 3.4 2.0 0.0 6.9 2.2 3.2 1.2 0.0
Away 7 7 37.6 0.6 2.1 2.7 3.2 0.0 4.3 3.2 1.3 2.1 0.0
Neutral 5 5 39.4 0.6 4.9 5.5 2.0 0.0 5.5 2.4 2.3 1.0 0.4
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Wins 16 16 38.2 0.5 3.3 3.9 2.0 0.0 6.2 2.6 2.4 1.1 0.1
Losses 5 5 39.0 1.2 1.8 3.1 3.5 0.0 4.1 2.7 1.5 2.5 0.2
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December 3 3 37.3 0.4 3.2 3.6 3.2 0.0 5.4 3.9 1.4 1.8 0.0
January 7 7 38.0 0.6 2.6 3.2 2.4 0.0 5.3 2.9 1.8 0.9 0.0
February 6 6 38.5 0.7 2.4 3.1 2.1 0.0 6.4 2.1 3.1 2.1 0.0
March 5 5 39.4 1.0 4.1 5.1 2.2 0.0 5.7 2.0 2.8 1.2 0.4