1 Tariq Jenkins
1 - Tariq Jenkins
Height: 6-2
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Riverdale, Ga.
High School: East Georgia State / Jonesboro HS
Position: G
Major: Sport Management
gp 30
pts/g 12.8
fg % 42.2
3pt % 32.8
ft % 57.4
reb/g 2.8
a/g 2.1

2019-20: Appeared in 30 games with 25 starts... Finished second on the team averaging 12.8 points per game... Posted 2.8 rebounds per game and led the team in steals with 47 total (1.6 spg)... Dished out 2.1 assists per game and shot 42.1 percent from the field... Scored in double figures 19 times including five 20-point contests... Scored 25 points in home win over UVa-Wise (Dec. 18)... Followed with 20 points including 15 in the second half in TU's 67-61 road victory at Queens (Dec. 21)... Opened the season with 22-point effort against USC Aiken (Nov. 8)... Recorded a career-best six steals at Young Harris (Dec. 14).

2018-19: Played in 28 games his first season in Greeneville, starting in 15... Finished season with 351 points, 75 rebounds, 52 assists, and 40 steals... Averaged 12.5 points (third on the team and 20th in SAC) and 2.7 rebounds per game... Played a season-high 44 minutes at Newberry (Feb. 2)... Made eight field goals at Lincoln Memorial (Jan. 23)... Went 7-for-10 at Coker (Feb. 23) and 3-for-3 vs. Wingate (Mar. 2)... Scored three three-pointers at LMU and two at Barton (Dec. 19)... Collected 12 points at the free-throw line vs. Newberry (Jan. 21) and 10 vs. Coker (Jan. 12)... Made all eight free-throws at Lee (Nov. 19)... Brought down a season-high four offensive rebounds at Catawba (Dec. 1) and 10 defensive vs. Clayton State (Nov. 10) in game two of the year... Collected four assists on five occassions... Credited with six steals at Coker... Team-leading 40 steals (t-9th in SAC) and 3.6 per game (6th in SAC)... Scored a season-high 24 points vs. the Wolves of Newberry... Collected a double-double in the second game of the season (14 pts., 12 rebs.).

East Georgia State: Played two seasons at the Swainsboro, Ga. junior college... Coached by Leroy Jordan... 2017 GCAA All-Freshman Team... Two-time GCAA All-Star Team (2017, 2018)... 2017 Stats: 11.7 ppg, 3.0 apg, 2.0 rpg; 2018 Stats: 16.0 ppg, 5.5 apg, 4.0 rpg... JUCO Totals: 714 points, 214 assists, 84 steals... Named EGSC Offensive Player of the Year.

High School: Graduated from Jonesboro (Ga.) HS... Coached by Dan Maehlman and Nate Wardlaw... Lettered three seasons in basketball... 2016 Clayton County All-Star Team... 2016 4-AAAA All-Region Team... 2016 All-County Second Team... 2016 Top-5 Players in Clayton County... 523 career points, 233 career assists... 2014-2016 4-AAAA Region Champions... 2014-2015 State Champions... 2016 State Runner-up.

Personal: Born June 22, 1998 in Riverdale, Ga... Son of Terrence and Lonya Jenkins... Siblings - Autumn Mathis, Malik Jenkins, Taya Jenkins... Brother - Malik Jenkins, played football at Cumberland University and Waldorf College... Lifelong friend, MJ Walker, plays basketball at Florida State... Majoring in sport management with a minor in coaching... Athletic Director's Honor Roll... Future plans: Play pro basketball (NBA/Overseas), become a manager within sports, become a coach, and start trading and investing... Hobbies: Play NBA2K, draw, and read books... Favorite book: The Bible; Favorite midnight snack: Chips; Favorite movie: "300"; Favorite musical artist: Drake; Favorite song: "Do Not Disturb"; Tariq can't imagine a week without: Basketball; Favorite athlete: Dwyane Wade; Most thrilling moment in sports: Hitting the game-winner vs No. 1 Georgia Highlands to snap their home winning streak; Advice to kids: "Keep faith. Work hard and you will see the progresssion that God has in store"; Favorite color: Grey; Favorite food: Loaded nachos; Favorite sport other than basketball: Football; Most famous person Tariq has ever met: Julius Erving; Toughest opponent Tariq has ever played against: Lonzo Ball; What people don't know about Tariq: He can draw; When he was a kid, Tariq tried to be like: Allen Iverson.

Recent Games
Feb 19 Carson-Newman W, 62-52
Feb 22 Coker W, 71-59
Feb 26 at Lincoln Memorial L, 83-65
Feb 29 at Wingate L, 90-77
Mar 4 Anderson (S.C.) W, 86-65
Mar 7 vs. Lincoln Memorial L, 67-46
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 30 20
Games started 25 15
Minutes 842 552
Minutes per game 28.1 27.6
FG 143-339 94-226
FG Pct 42.2 41.6
3PT 20-61 12-39
3PT Pct 32.8 30.8
FT 78-136 53-92
FT Pct 57.4 57.6
Off rebounds 27 18
Def rebounds 58 41
Total rebounds 85 59
Rebounds per game 2.8 3.0
Personal fouls 88 57
Disqualifications 4 2
Assists 62 43
Turnovers 52 28
Assist to turnover ratio 1.2 1.5
Steals 47 33
Blocks 2 2
Points 384 253
Points per game 12.8 12.7
Points per 40 min 18.2 18.3
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 8 vs. USC Aiken W, 93-63 1 28 9-19 47.4 3-4 75.0 1-1 100.0 22
Nov 9 vs. Clayton St. W, 78-61 1 33 6-10 60.0 2-3 66.7 1-4 25.0 15
Nov 13 Young Harris W, 74-73 1 25 4-11 36.4 0-2 0.0 3-4 75.0 11
Nov 16 vs. UNC Pembroke L, 81-79 1 34 7-16 43.8 1-3 33.3 5-7 71.4 20
Nov 17 vs. Lees-McRae L, 85-80 1 28 2-10 20.0 0-1 0.0 1-3 33.3 5
Nov 23 at North Georgia W, 60-57 1 29 6-11 54.5 1-4 25.0 6-8 75.0 19
Nov 26 Lenoir-Rhyne W, 70-58 1 35 5-15 33.3 1-4 25.0 4-8 50.0 15
Nov 30 Catawba L, 75-71 1 24 6-13 46.2 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 12
Dec 7 at Newberry W, 65-61 1 35 7-12 58.3 0-2 0.0 6-9 66.7 20
Dec 12 at Lees-McRae L, 87-75 1 32 7-10 70.0 0-1 0.0 3-8 37.5 17
Dec 14 at Young Harris W, 73-69 1 31 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 2-5 40.0 6
Dec 18 Virginia-Wise W, 86-84 1 32 8-14 57.1 2-4 50.0 7-12 58.3 25
Dec 21 at #20/21 Queens (N.C.) W, 67-61 1 31 6-10 60.0 2-4 50.0 6-8 75.0 20
Jan 4 Anderson (S.C.) W, 70-54 1 31 3-10 30.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 8
Jan 8 at Mars Hill L, 67-66 1 26 4-13 30.8 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 8
Jan 11 at Coker L, 67-58 1 28 1-9 11.1 0-0 - 3-3 100.0 5
Jan 15 at Carson-Newman L, 72-68 1 31 7-16 43.8 2-3 66.7 0-4 0.0 16
Jan 18 Wingate W, 75-53 1 29 3-10 30.0 0-1 0.0 1-4 25.0 7
Jan 22 #3/3 Lincoln Memorial L, 96-81 1 31 7-17 41.2 2-4 50.0 1-5 20.0 17
Jan 25 at Catawba L, 82-75 1 29 8-15 53.3 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 18
Jan 29 at Lenoir-Rhyne W, 77-70 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 Newberry W, 75-66 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 at Virginia-Wise W, 78-68 - 22 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 7
Feb 8 Queens (N.C.) L, 87-72 - 21 4-10 40.0 0-1 0.0 2-7 28.6 10
Feb 12 Mars Hill W, 80-66 - 21 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 3-3 100.0 13
Feb 15 at Anderson (S.C.) W, 74-66 - 29 6-10 60.0 2-2 100.0 4-6 66.7 18
Feb 19 Carson-Newman W, 62-52 - 20 2-9 22.2 0-2 0.0 1-2 50.0 5
Feb 22 Coker W, 71-59 1 21 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 4-7 57.1 6
Feb 26 at Lincoln Memorial L, 83-65 1 30 3-12 25.0 0-3 0.0 3-4 75.0 9
Feb 29 at Wingate L, 90-77 1 26 5-13 38.5 1-2 50.0 3-3 100.0 14
Mar 4 Anderson (S.C.) W, 86-65 1 18 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 3
Mar 7 vs. Lincoln Memorial L, 67-46 1 32 6-16 37.5 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 13
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 8 vs. USC Aiken W, 93-63 1 28 1 1 2 2 3 0.7 1 0 4 -
Nov 9 vs. Clayton St. W, 78-61 1 33 0 5 5 0 3 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 13 Young Harris W, 74-73 1 25 2 1 3 1 1 1.0 1 0 4 -
Nov 16 vs. UNC Pembroke L, 81-79 1 34 0 0 0 3 2 1.5 1 0 2 -
Nov 17 vs. Lees-McRae L, 85-80 1 28 1 2 3 2 3 0.7 2 0 3 -
Nov 23 at North Georgia W, 60-57 1 29 3 2 5 0 3 0.0 1 0 5 1
Nov 26 Lenoir-Rhyne W, 70-58 1 35 0 3 3 3 2 1.5 1 0 3 0
Nov 30 Catawba L, 75-71 1 24 1 1 2 1 2 0.5 1 0 3 -
Dec 7 at Newberry W, 65-61 1 35 2 0 2 1 0 - 0 0 4 -
Dec 12 at Lees-McRae L, 87-75 1 32 0 1 1 7 1 7.0 1 0 0 -
Dec 14 at Young Harris W, 73-69 1 31 0 0 0 2 3 0.7 6 0 4 0
Dec 18 Virginia-Wise W, 86-84 1 32 3 2 5 3 2 1.5 3 0 1 -
Dec 21 at #20/21 Queens (N.C.) W, 67-61 1 31 0 2 2 3 3 1.0 2 1 2 -
Jan 4 Anderson (S.C.) W, 70-54 1 31 0 3 3 4 4 1.0 2 1 3 -
Jan 8 at Mars Hill L, 67-66 1 26 0 3 3 1 1 1.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 11 at Coker L, 67-58 1 28 0 3 3 3 1 3.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 15 at Carson-Newman L, 72-68 1 31 1 2 3 2 2 1.0 3 0 2 -
Jan 18 Wingate W, 75-53 1 29 1 3 4 3 1 3.0 3 0 2 0
Jan 22 #3/3 Lincoln Memorial L, 96-81 1 31 1 3 4 2 2 1.0 0 0 5 1
Jan 25 at Catawba L, 82-75 1 29 2 2 4 2 0 - 5 0 4 -
Jan 29 at Lenoir-Rhyne W, 77-70 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 Newberry W, 75-66 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 at Virginia-Wise W, 78-68 - 22 0 0 0 2 2 1.0 0 0 5 1
Feb 8 Queens (N.C.) L, 87-72 - 21 0 0 0 2 0 - 2 0 2 -
Feb 12 Mars Hill W, 80-66 - 21 1 6 7 0 1 0.0 2 0 3 -
Feb 15 at Anderson (S.C.) W, 74-66 - 29 1 2 3 3 1 3.0 1 0 4 0
Feb 19 Carson-Newman W, 62-52 - 20 1 1 2 1 0 - 2 0 1 -
Feb 22 Coker W, 71-59 1 21 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 0 0 4 -
Feb 26 at Lincoln Memorial L, 83-65 1 30 1 1 2 3 0 - 2 0 1 -
Feb 29 at Wingate L, 90-77 1 26 3 2 5 3 2 1.5 3 0 4 -
Mar 4 Anderson (S.C.) W, 86-65 1 18 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 0 3 -
Mar 7 vs. Lincoln Memorial L, 67-46 1 32 2 5 7 1 5 0.2 0 0 5 1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2018-19 28 15 26.6 4.4-9.8 44.7 0.6-2.4 26.9 3.2-5.0 63.1 12.5
2019-20 30 25 28.1 4.8-11.3 42.2 0.7-2.0 32.8 2.6-4.5 57.4 12.8
Total 58 40 27.3 4.6-10.6 43.3 0.7-2.2 29.7 2.9-4.8 60.3 12.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2018-19 28 15 744 122-273 44.7 18-67 26.9 89-141 63.1 351
2019-20 30 25 842 143-339 42.2 20-61 32.8 78-136 57.4 384
Total 58 40 1586 265-612 43.3 38-128 29.7 167-277 60.3 735
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2018-19 28 15 26.6 6.6-14.7 44.7 1.0-3.6 26.9 4.8-7.6 63.1 18.9
2019-20 30 25 28.1 6.8-16.1 42.2 1.0-2.9 32.8 3.7-6.5 57.4 18.2
Total 58 40 27.3 6.7-15.4 43.3 1.0-3.2 29.7 4.2-7.0 60.3 18.5
  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 28 15 26.6 1.0 1.7 2.7 2.5 0.1 1.9 2.4 0.8 1.4 0.1
2019-20 30 25 28.1 0.9 1.9 2.8 2.9 0.1 2.1 1.7 1.2 1.6 0.1
Total 58 40 27.3 0.9 1.8 2.8 2.7 0.1 2.0 2.1 1.0 1.5 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2018-19 28 15 744 27 48 75 69 3 52 67 0.8 40 2
2019-20 30 25 842 27 58 85 88 4 62 52 1.2 47 2
Total 58 40 1586 54 106 160 157 7 114 119 1.0 87 4
  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 28 15 26.6 1.5 2.6 4.0 3.7 0.2 2.8 3.6 0.8 2.2 0.1
2019-20 30 25 28.1 1.3 2.8 4.0 4.2 0.2 2.9 2.5 1.2 2.2 0.1
Total 58 40 27.3 1.4 2.7 4.0 4.0 0.2 2.9 3.0 1.0 2.2 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 30 25 28.1 4.8-11.3 42.2 0.7-2.0 32.8 2.6-4.5 57.4 12.8
Conference 20 15 27.6 4.7-11.3 41.6 0.6-1.9 30.8 2.6-4.6 57.6 12.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 9 25.7 4.0-10.5 38.1 0.4-1.8 23.8 2.6-4.8 53.4 11.0
Away 13 11 29.2 5.0-10.9 45.8 0.6-1.9 32.0 3.0-4.8 61.9 13.6
Neutral 5 5 31.0 6.0-14.2 42.3 1.4-3.0 46.7 1.6-3.0 53.3 15.0
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Wins 17 13 27.6 4.5-9.9 45.0 0.8-1.9 39.4 3.2-5.2 62.5 12.9
Losses 13 12 28.6 5.2-13.1 39.4 0.5-2.2 25.0 1.8-3.7 47.9 12.6
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November 8 8 29.5 5.6-13.1 42.9 1.0-2.9 34.8 2.6-4.4 60.0 14.9
December 5 5 32.2 6.0-10.4 57.7 0.8-2.2 36.4 4.8-8.4 57.1 17.6
January 7 7 29.3 4.7-12.9 36.7 0.6-1.7 33.3 1.3-3.1 40.9 11.3
February 8 3 23.8 3.6-9.0 40.3 0.4-1.4 27.3 2.6-4.1 63.6 10.3
March 2 2 25.0 3.0-10.0 30.0 0.5-2.0 25.0 1.5-2.0 75.0 8.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 30 25 842 143-339 42.2 20-61 32.8 78-136 57.4 384
Conference 20 15 552 94-226 41.6 12-39 30.8 53-92 57.6 253
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 12 9 308 48-126 38.1 5-21 23.8 31-58 53.4 132
Away 13 11 379 65-142 45.8 8-25 32.0 39-63 61.9 177
Neutral 5 5 155 30-71 42.3 7-15 46.7 8-15 53.3 75
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Wins 17 13 470 76-169 45.0 13-33 39.4 55-88 62.5 220
Losses 13 12 372 67-170 39.4 7-28 25.0 23-48 47.9 164
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November 8 8 236 45-105 42.9 8-23 34.8 21-35 60.0 119
December 5 5 161 30-52 57.7 4-11 36.4 24-42 57.1 88
January 7 7 205 33-90 36.7 4-12 33.3 9-22 40.9 79
February 8 3 190 29-72 40.3 3-11 27.3 21-33 63.6 82
March 2 2 50 6-20 30.0 1-4 25.0 3-4 75.0 16
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 30 25 28.1 6.8-16.1 42.2 1.0-2.9 32.8 3.7-6.5 57.4 18.2
Conference 20 15 27.6 6.8-16.4 41.6 0.9-2.8 30.8 3.8-6.7 57.6 18.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 9 25.7 6.2-16.4 38.1 0.6-2.7 23.8 4.0-7.5 53.4 17.1
Away 13 11 29.2 6.9-15.0 45.8 0.8-2.6 32.0 4.1-6.6 61.9 18.7
Neutral 5 5 31.0 7.7-18.3 42.3 1.8-3.9 46.7 2.1-3.9 53.3 19.4
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Wins 17 13 27.6 6.5-14.4 45.0 1.1-2.8 39.4 4.7-7.5 62.5 18.7
Losses 13 12 28.6 7.2-18.3 39.4 0.8-3.0 25.0 2.5-5.2 47.9 17.6
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November 8 8 29.5 7.6-17.8 42.9 1.4-3.9 34.8 3.6-5.9 60.0 20.2
December 5 5 32.2 7.5-12.9 57.7 1.0-2.7 36.4 6.0-10.4 57.1 21.9
January 7 7 29.3 6.4-17.6 36.7 0.8-2.3 33.3 1.8-4.3 40.9 15.4
February 8 3 23.8 6.1-15.2 40.3 0.6-2.3 27.3 4.4-6.9 63.6 17.3
March 2 2 25.0 4.8-16.0 30.0 0.8-3.2 25.0 2.4-3.2 75.0 12.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 30 25 28.1 0.9 1.9 2.8 2.9 0.1 2.1 1.7 1.2 1.6 0.1
Conference 20 15 27.6 0.9 2.0 3.0 2.9 0.1 2.1 1.4 1.5 1.6 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 9 25.7 0.8 2.1 2.9 2.8 0.1 1.8 1.4 1.3 1.5 0.1
Away 13 11 29.2 1.0 1.5 2.5 3.0 0.2 2.5 1.5 1.7 1.9 0.1
Neutral 5 5 31.0 0.8 2.6 3.4 3.0 0.2 1.6 3.2 0.5 0.8 0.0
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Wins 17 13 27.6 0.9 1.9 2.8 3.1 0.1 1.8 1.8 1.0 1.5 0.1
Losses 13 12 28.6 0.9 1.9 2.8 2.7 0.2 2.5 1.6 1.5 1.6 0.0
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November 8 8 29.5 1.0 1.9 2.9 3.1 0.1 1.5 2.4 0.6 1.0 0.0
December 5 5 32.2 1.0 1.0 2.0 2.2 0.0 3.2 1.8 1.8 2.4 0.2
January 7 7 29.3 0.7 2.7 3.4 2.9 0.1 2.4 1.6 1.5 2.0 0.1
February 8 3 23.8 0.9 1.8 2.6 3.0 0.1 1.9 1.0 1.9 1.5 0.0
March 2 2 25.0 1.0 2.5 3.5 4.0 0.5 1.0 2.5 0.4 0.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 30 25 842 27 58 85 88 4 62 52 1.2 47 2
Conference 20 15 552 18 41 59 57 2 43 28 1.5 33 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 9 308 10 25 35 34 1 22 17 1.3 18 1
Away 13 11 379 13 20 33 39 2 32 19 1.7 25 1
Neutral 5 5 155 4 13 17 15 1 8 16 0.5 4 0
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Wins 17 13 470 15 33 48 53 2 30 31 1.0 26 2
Losses 13 12 372 12 25 37 35 2 32 21 1.5 21 0
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November 8 8 236 8 15 23 25 1 12 19 0.6 8 0
December 5 5 161 5 5 10 11 0 16 9 1.8 12 1
January 7 7 205 5 19 24 20 1 17 11 1.5 14 1
February 8 3 190 7 14 21 24 1 15 8 1.9 12 0
March 2 2 50 2 5 7 8 1 2 5 0.4 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 30 25 28.1 1.3 2.8 4.0 4.2 0.2 2.9 2.5 1.2 2.2 0.1
Conference 20 15 27.6 1.3 3.0 4.3 4.1 0.1 3.1 2.0 1.5 2.4 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 9 25.7 1.3 3.2 4.5 4.4 0.1 2.9 2.2 1.3 2.3 0.1
Away 13 11 29.2 1.4 2.1 3.5 4.1 0.2 3.4 2.0 1.7 2.6 0.1
Neutral 5 5 31.0 1.0 3.4 4.4 3.9 0.3 2.1 4.1 0.5 1.0 0.0
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Wins 17 13 27.6 1.3 2.8 4.1 4.5 0.2 2.6 2.6 1.0 2.2 0.2
Losses 13 12 28.6 1.3 2.7 4.0 3.8 0.2 3.4 2.3 1.5 2.3 0.0
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November 8 8 29.5 1.4 2.5 3.9 4.2 0.2 2.0 3.2 0.6 1.4 0.0
December 5 5 32.2 1.2 1.2 2.5 2.7 0.0 4.0 2.2 1.8 3.0 0.2
January 7 7 29.3 1.0 3.7 4.7 3.9 0.2 3.3 2.1 1.5 2.7 0.2
February 8 3 23.8 1.5 2.9 4.4 5.1 0.2 3.2 1.7 1.9 2.5 0.0
March 2 2 25.0 1.6 4.0 5.6 6.4 0.8 1.6 4.0 0.4 0.8 0.0