20 Dominique Ward
20 Dominique Ward
Height: 5-11
Year: JR
Hometown: Trenton, N.J.
High School: Rancocas Valley
Position: G
Major: Public Relations
gp 26
pts/g 7.0
fg % 33.7
3pt % 28.3
ft % 64.0
reb/g 5.6
a/g 1.8

Career Honors

  • Named to the 2015 URI Tip-Off All-Tournament Team 

2016-17 (Junior)

  • Appeared in 26 games, making 23 starts
  • Averaged 7.0 points and a team-high 5.6 rebounds per game
  • Matched her career high with 12 rebounds against UMass (2/22)
  • Scored 10 points, grabbed seven rebounds and had four assists in a win over Duquesne (2/18)
  • Grabbed a season-high 10 rebounds to go with five points, five assists and three blocks (2/11)
  • Scored 13 points, grabbed eight rebounds and had five steals at Richmond (2/5)
  • Had eight points and seven rebounds against La Salle (2/1)
  • Scored eight points and had two steals against Saint Joseph's (1/25)
  • Had seven rebounds, four points and two blocks against Fordham (1/1)
  • Scored eight points and had six assists against Dartmouth (12/18)
  • Had eight points, eight rebounds, three assists, two blocks and two steals against Bryant (12/4)
  • Scored 11 points, grabbed nine rebounds and had three steals at Brown (12/3)
  • Had 12 points, nine rebounds and three steals at UMass Lowell (11/29)
  • Scored 11 points and grabbed four rebounds at Fairfield (11/23)
  • Made a career-high four 3-pointers, finishing with 12 points, seven rebounds, three blocks and three steals at Toledo (11/5)
  • Had 10 points, eight rebounds, six assists and two steals against Marist (11/13)
  • Had 10 points, six rebounds and two steals at Syracuse (11/11)

2015-16 (Sophomore)

  • One of five players to appear in all 30 games, making 29 starts
  • Averaged 8.3 points and 4.3 rebounds per game
  • Was fifth in the Atlantic 10 with 58 steals
  • Scored seven points, grabbed four rebounds and had two assists at Saint Louis (2/27)
  • Had 10 points, three steals, two rebounds, two assists and two blocks against Massachusetts (2/24)
  • Had nine points, seven rebounds, two assists and two steals against George Mason (2/13)
  • Led Rhode Island with 16 points and had a career-best six steals against Dayton (2/7)
  • Scored eight points and had seven rebounds against La Salle (2/3)
  • Had seven points, three rebounds, three assists and two steals at Massachusetts (1/27)
  • Scored 10 points, grabbed six rebounds, dished out five assists and had three steals against Davidson (1/23)
  • Had eight points two rebounds and two steals at La Salle (1/16)
  • Scored eight points and had four rebounds against Duquesne (1/13)
  • Had four points, two blocks, two assists and one steal at Richmond (1/9)
  • Scored nine points, grabbed four rebounds and had three steals at George Washington (1/6)
  • Had 10 points, six rebounds and three steals at FIU (12/28)
  • Scored nine points and had two blocks and two steals in a season-high 38 minutes against Providence (12/20)
  • Had seven points, six rebounds, two blocks, two assists and one steal against Columbia (12/12)
  • Recorded her first career double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds to go with three steals at Boston University (12/9)
  • Matched her career high with five assists at Brown (12/1)
  • Scored 13 points and had five rebounds against UMass Lowell (11/28)
  • Scored 16 points and had two steals against Albany (11/22)
  • Scored a career-high 19 points and grabbed six rebounds against Harvard (11/21)
  • Scored a 14 points on 5-of-8 shooting and had three steals and three assists at Marshall (11/18)
  • Started season opener and had three points with four rebounds against Syracuse (11/13)

2014-15 (Freshman)

  • Appeared in all 30 games, making 17 starts
  • Averaged 25.4 minutes, 4.6 points, 3.7 rebounds, 1.4 assists and 1.0 steals per game
  • Named the team's Defensive Player of the Year
  • Scored in double figures three times, including a career-best 13 points against Duquesne (1/3/15)
  • Had a career-high five assists and four points at Davidson
  • Grabbed a career-high 12 rebounds and had four steals at Bryant
  • Made her first first career start and had six points, three rebounds and two steals against Brown
  • Made her collegiate debut against Marshall

Before URI

  • Played for Rancocas Valley High Schoo
  • Collegiate Girls Report ranked her among its top 250 overall players nationally during her senior year, and the 44th best shooting guard
  • Considered several schools, including  USC, Ole Miss, Fordham, Maine and Iona
  • Won three state titles and qualified for one N.J. Tournament of Champions during her high school career
  • Averaged 14.3 points per game as a senior and was selected to play in the New Jersey Scholastic Coaches Association North-South Senior All-Star Basketball Game
  • Nominated as a McDonald's All-American, she represented New Jersey in the U.S. Youth Games in Wisconsin, where she helped the team earn silver medals
  • Youngest player ever at 12 years old) to be inducted into the Christian Youth Organization Hall of Fame in in Mercer County, N.J.
Recent Games
Feb 8 George Washington L, 72-44
Feb 11 at Davidson L, 74-64
Feb 15 at George Mason L, 60-51
Feb 18 Duquesne W, 71-69
Feb 22 Massachusetts W, 53-50
Feb 25 at Saint Joseph's L, 77-51
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 26 13
Games started 23 10
Minutes 844 400
Minutes per game 32.5 30.8
FG 70-208 28-93
FG Pct 33.7 30.1
3PT 26-92 10-41
3PT Pct 28.3 24.4
FT 16-25 6-11
FT Pct 64.0 54.5
Off rebounds 55 28
Def rebounds 91 45
Total rebounds 146 73
Rebounds per game 5.6 5.6
Personal fouls 26 14
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 47 21
Turnovers 81 40
Assist to turnover ratio 0.6 0.5
Steals 40 15
Blocks 23 7
Points 182 72
Points per game 7.0 5.5
Points per 40 min 8.6 7.2
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 7 Bridgeport W, 61-43 1 31 3-9 33.3 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 6
Nov 11 at Syracuse L, 95-49 1 34 4-12 33.3 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 10
Nov 13 Marist W, 82-61 1 29 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 10
Nov 15 at Toledo L, 65-50 1 39 4-12 33.3 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 12
Nov 18 Penn L, 75-43 1 34 2-6 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Nov 20 Samford W, 78-63 1 32 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 6
Nov 23 at Fairfield W, 72-65 1 27 3-7 42.9 3-5 60.0 2-2 100.0 11
Nov 29 at UMass Lowell W, 64-57 1 38 5-13 38.5 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 12
Dec 3 at Brown L, 76-65 1 40 4-13 30.8 0-4 0.0 3-4 75.0 11
Dec 4 vs. Bryant L, 62-56 1 36 3-12 25.0 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 8
Dec 8 Michigan State L, 85-48 1 38 5-6 83.3 1-2 50.0 2-3 66.7 13
Dec 11 at Kansas L, 72-36 1 33 1-5 20.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Dec 18 Dartmouth L, 62-52 1 37 4-11 36.4 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 8
Dec 28 at St. Bonaventure L, 78-69 1 38 2-7 28.6 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 6
Jan 1 Fordham L, 74-69 1 34 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 4 at Massachusetts L, 68-67 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 9 at La Salle L, 70-51 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 14 Richmond L, 58-53 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 at VCU L, 68-57 - 16 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 21 Saint Louis L, 68-50 - 9 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 25 Saint Joseph's L, 75-49 - 27 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Jan 28 at Dayton L, 81-51 1 28 1-6 16.7 0-2 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Feb 1 La Salle L, 58-49 1 39 4-12 33.3 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 8
Feb 5 at Richmond L, 67-51 1 39 5-12 41.7 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 13
Feb 8 George Washington L, 72-44 1 27 2-7 28.6 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 6
Feb 11 at Davidson L, 74-64 1 36 2-7 28.6 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Feb 15 at George Mason L, 60-51 1 36 1-7 14.3 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3
Feb 18 Duquesne W, 71-69 1 35 3-9 33.3 1-4 25.0 3-5 60.0 10
Feb 22 Massachusetts W, 53-50 1 36 1-9 11.1 0-6 0.0 1-1 100.0 3
Feb 25 at Saint Joseph's L, 77-51 1 27 1-7 14.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 7 Bridgeport W, 61-43 1 31 1 2 3 1 2 0.5 1 0 0 -
Nov 11 at Syracuse L, 95-49 1 34 1 5 6 0 9 0.0 2 1 1 -
Nov 13 Marist W, 82-61 1 29 3 5 8 6 0 - 2 1 3 -
Nov 15 at Toledo L, 65-50 1 39 3 4 7 1 6 0.2 3 3 0 -
Nov 18 Penn L, 75-43 1 34 1 3 4 2 3 0.7 3 0 1 0
Nov 20 Samford W, 78-63 1 32 0 4 4 1 1 1.0 1 1 1 -
Nov 23 at Fairfield W, 72-65 1 27 3 1 4 2 2 1.0 1 1 2 -
Nov 29 at UMass Lowell W, 64-57 1 38 5 4 9 0 5 0.0 3 1 0 -
Dec 3 at Brown L, 76-65 1 40 0 9 9 1 3 0.3 3 1 1 -
Dec 4 vs. Bryant L, 62-56 1 36 6 2 8 3 4 0.8 2 2 0 -
Dec 8 Michigan State L, 85-48 1 38 1 4 5 1 2 0.5 1 0 0 0
Dec 11 at Kansas L, 72-36 1 33 1 1 2 3 1 3.0 0 1 1 -
Dec 18 Dartmouth L, 62-52 1 37 1 2 3 6 2 3.0 2 3 2 -
Dec 28 at St. Bonaventure L, 78-69 1 38 4 1 5 1 3 0.3 1 0 3 -
Jan 1 Fordham L, 74-69 1 34 2 5 7 0 1 0.0 0 2 4 -
Jan 4 at Massachusetts L, 68-67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 9 at La Salle L, 70-51 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 14 Richmond L, 58-53 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 at VCU L, 68-57 - 16 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 -
Jan 21 Saint Louis L, 68-50 - 9 1 0 1 1 0 - 1 0 0 0
Jan 25 Saint Joseph's L, 75-49 - 27 1 1 2 0 3 0.0 2 0 1 -
Jan 28 at Dayton L, 81-51 1 28 4 0 4 1 3 0.3 0 0 0 -
Feb 1 La Salle L, 58-49 1 39 1 6 7 2 10 0.2 2 0 0 0
Feb 5 at Richmond L, 67-51 1 39 3 5 8 2 3 0.7 5 1 1 -
Feb 8 George Washington L, 72-44 1 27 2 2 4 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Feb 11 at Davidson L, 74-64 1 36 4 6 10 5 4 1.3 0 3 0 -
Feb 15 at George Mason L, 60-51 1 36 0 5 5 2 3 0.7 1 1 0 -
Feb 18 Duquesne W, 71-69 1 35 1 6 7 4 5 0.8 1 0 1 -
Feb 22 Massachusetts W, 53-50 1 36 5 7 12 2 2 1.0 1 0 1 -
Feb 25 at Saint Joseph's L, 77-51 1 27 2 2 4 0 3 0.0 2 1 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2014-15 30 17 25.4 1.9-5.6 33.7 0.2-1.0 17.2 0.6-1.3 45.0 4.6
2015-16 30 29 32.7 3.2-9.0 35.9 0.6-2.9 21.6 1.2-1.6 71.4 8.3
2016-17 26 23 32.5 2.7-8.0 33.7 1.0-3.5 28.3 0.6-1.0 64.0 7.0
Total 86 69 30.1 2.6-7.5 34.6 0.6-2.4 23.9 0.8-1.3 60.5 6.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2014-15 30 17 763 57-169 33.7 5-29 17.2 18-40 45.0 137
2015-16 30 29 981 97-270 35.9 19-88 21.6 35-49 71.4 248
2016-17 26 23 844 70-208 33.7 26-92 28.3 16-25 64.0 182
Total 86 69 2588 224-647 34.6 50-209 23.9 69-114 60.5 567
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2014-15 30 17 25.4 3.0-8.9 33.7 0.3-1.5 17.2 0.9-2.1 45.0 7.2
2015-16 30 29 32.7 4.0-11.0 35.9 0.8-3.6 21.6 1.4-2.0 71.4 10.1
2016-17 26 23 32.5 3.3-9.9 33.7 1.2-4.4 28.3 0.8-1.2 64.0 8.6
Total 86 69 30.1 3.5-10.0 34.6 0.8-3.2 23.9 1.1-1.8 60.5 8.8
  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 30 17 25.4 1.4 2.3 3.7 0.7 0.0 1.4 1.8 0.8 1.0 0.4
2015-16 30 29 32.7 1.3 3.0 4.3 1.1 0.0 1.6 1.8 0.9 1.9 0.5
2016-17 26 23 32.5 2.1 3.5 5.6 1.0 0.0 1.8 3.1 0.6 1.5 0.9
Total 86 69 30.1 1.6 2.9 4.5 0.9 0.0 1.6 2.2 0.7 1.5 0.6
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2014-15 30 17 763 43 69 112 21 0 42 54 0.8 31 13
2015-16 30 29 981 40 89 129 34 0 49 55 0.9 58 15
2016-17 26 23 844 55 91 146 26 0 47 81 0.6 40 23
Total 86 69 2588 138 249 387 81 0 138 190 0.7 129 51
  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 30 17 25.4 2.3 3.6 5.9 1.1 0.0 2.2 2.8 0.8 1.6 0.7
2015-16 30 29 32.7 1.6 3.6 5.3 1.4 0.0 2.0 2.2 0.9 2.4 0.6
2016-17 26 23 32.5 2.6 4.3 6.9 1.2 0.0 2.2 3.8 0.6 1.9 1.1
Total 86 69 30.1 2.1 3.8 6.0 1.3 0.0 2.1 2.9 0.7 2.0 0.8
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 26 23 32.5 2.7-8.0 33.7 1.0-3.5 28.3 0.6-1.0 64.0 7.0
Conference 13 10 30.8 2.2-7.2 30.1 0.8-3.2 24.4 0.5-0.8 54.5 5.5
Exhibition 1 1 31.0 3.0-9.0 33.3 0.0-3.0 0.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 6.0
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Home 12 10 31.4 2.8-7.1 38.8 0.4-2.2 18.5 0.8-1.2 60.0 6.7
Away 13 12 33.2 2.6-8.5 30.6 1.5-4.5 32.2 0.5-0.8 70.0 7.2
Neutral 1 1 36.0 3.0-12.0 25.0 2.0-6.0 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 8.0
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Wins 6 6 32.8 3.0-8.2 36.7 1.2-4.0 29.2 1.5-2.2 69.2 8.7
Losses 20 17 32.4 2.6-8.0 32.7 0.9-3.4 27.9 0.3-0.6 58.3 6.5
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November 7 7 33.3 3.4-8.7 39.3 1.7-4.3 40.0 0.7-1.0 71.4 9.3
December 6 6 37.0 3.2-9.0 35.2 0.8-4.0 20.8 1.0-1.5 66.7 8.2
January 5 2 22.8 1.6-4.6 34.8 0.2-0.8 25.0 0.2-0.4 50.0 3.6
February 8 8 34.4 2.4-8.8 27.1 1.0-4.2 23.5 0.5-0.9 57.1 6.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 26 23 844 70-208 33.7 26-92 28.3 16-25 64.0 182
Conference 13 10 400 28-93 30.1 10-41 24.4 6-11 54.5 72
Exhibition 1 1 31 3-9 33.3 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 6
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Home 12 10 377 33-85 38.8 5-27 18.5 9-15 60.0 80
Away 13 12 431 34-111 30.6 19-59 32.2 7-10 70.0 94
Neutral 1 1 36 3-12 25.0 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 8
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Wins 6 6 197 18-49 36.7 7-24 29.2 9-13 69.2 52
Losses 20 17 647 52-159 32.7 19-68 27.9 7-12 58.3 130
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November 7 7 233 24-61 39.3 12-30 40.0 5-7 71.4 65
December 6 6 222 19-54 35.2 5-24 20.8 6-9 66.7 49
January 5 2 114 8-23 34.8 1-4 25.0 1-2 50.0 18
February 8 8 275 19-70 27.1 8-34 23.5 4-7 57.1 50
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 26 23 32.5 3.3-9.9 33.7 1.2-4.4 28.3 0.8-1.2 64.0 8.6
Conference 13 10 30.8 2.8-9.3 30.1 1.0-4.1 24.4 0.6-1.1 54.5 7.2
Exhibition 1 1 31.0 3.9-11.6 33.3 0.0-3.9 0.0 0.0-2.6 0.0 7.7
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Home 12 10 31.4 3.5-9.0 38.8 0.5-2.9 18.5 1.0-1.6 60.0 8.5
Away 13 12 33.2 3.2-10.3 30.6 1.8-5.5 32.2 0.6-0.9 70.0 8.7
Neutral 1 1 36.0 3.3-13.3 25.0 2.2-6.7 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 8.9
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Wins 6 6 32.8 3.7-9.9 36.7 1.4-4.9 29.2 1.8-2.6 69.2 10.6
Losses 20 17 32.4 3.2-9.8 32.7 1.2-4.2 27.9 0.4-0.7 58.3 8.0
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November 7 7 33.3 4.1-10.5 39.3 2.1-5.2 40.0 0.9-1.2 71.4 11.2
December 6 6 37.0 3.4-9.7 35.2 0.9-4.3 20.8 1.1-1.6 66.7 8.8
January 5 2 22.8 2.8-8.1 34.8 0.4-1.4 25.0 0.4-0.7 50.0 6.3
February 8 8 34.4 2.8-10.2 27.1 1.2-4.9 23.5 0.6-1.0 57.1 7.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 26 23 32.5 2.1 3.5 5.6 1.0 0.0 1.8 3.1 0.6 1.5 0.9
Conference 13 10 30.8 2.2 3.5 5.6 1.1 0.0 1.6 3.1 0.5 1.2 0.5
Exhibition 1 1 31.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 0.0 - 1.0 2.0 0.5 1.0 0.0
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Home 12 10 31.4 1.6 3.8 5.3 1.4 0.0 2.2 2.6 0.8 1.3 0.6
Away 13 12 33.2 2.3 3.4 5.7 0.7 - 1.4 3.5 0.4 1.7 1.1
Neutral 1 1 36.0 6.0 2.0 8.0 0.0 - 3.0 4.0 0.8 2.0 2.0
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Wins 6 6 32.8 2.8 4.5 7.3 1.3 - 2.5 2.5 1.0 1.5 0.7
Losses 20 17 32.4 1.9 3.2 5.1 0.9 0.0 1.6 3.3 0.5 1.6 0.9
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November 7 7 33.3 2.3 3.7 6.0 1.1 0.0 1.7 3.7 0.5 2.1 1.1
December 6 6 37.0 2.2 3.2 5.3 1.2 0.0 2.5 2.5 1.0 1.5 1.2
January 5 2 22.8 1.6 1.4 3.0 1.0 0.0 0.4 1.6 0.3 0.8 0.4
February 8 8 34.4 2.3 4.9 7.1 0.8 0.0 2.3 4.0 0.6 1.5 0.8
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 26 23 844 55 91 146 26 0 47 81 0.6 40 23
Conference 13 10 400 28 45 73 14 0 21 40 0.5 15 7
Exhibition 1 1 31 1 2 3 0 - 1 2 0.5 1 0
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Home 12 10 377 19 45 64 17 0 26 31 0.8 16 7
Away 13 12 431 30 44 74 9 - 18 46 0.4 22 14
Neutral 1 1 36 6 2 8 0 - 3 4 0.8 2 2
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Wins 6 6 197 17 27 44 8 - 15 15 1.0 9 4
Losses 20 17 647 38 64 102 18 0 32 66 0.5 31 19
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November 7 7 233 16 26 42 8 0 12 26 0.5 15 8
December 6 6 222 13 19 32 7 0 15 15 1.0 9 7
January 5 2 114 8 7 15 5 0 2 8 0.3 4 2
February 8 8 275 18 39 57 6 0 18 32 0.6 12 6
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 26 23 32.5 2.6 4.3 6.9 1.2 0.0 2.2 3.8 0.6 1.9 1.1
Conference 13 10 30.8 2.8 4.5 7.3 1.4 0.0 2.1 4.0 0.5 1.5 0.7
Exhibition 1 1 31.0 1.3 2.6 3.9 0.0 0.0 1.3 2.6 0.5 1.3 0.0
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Home 12 10 31.4 2.0 4.8 6.8 1.8 0.0 2.8 3.3 0.8 1.7 0.7
Away 13 12 33.2 2.8 4.1 6.9 0.8 0.0 1.7 4.3 0.4 2.0 1.3
Neutral 1 1 36.0 6.7 2.2 8.9 0.0 0.0 3.3 4.4 0.8 2.2 2.2
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Wins 6 6 32.8 3.5 5.5 8.9 1.6 0.0 3.0 3.0 1.0 1.8 0.8
Losses 20 17 32.4 2.3 4.0 6.3 1.1 0.0 2.0 4.1 0.5 1.9 1.2
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November 7 7 33.3 2.7 4.5 7.2 1.4 0.0 2.1 4.5 0.5 2.6 1.4
December 6 6 37.0 2.3 3.4 5.8 1.3 0.0 2.7 2.7 1.0 1.6 1.3
January 5 2 22.8 2.8 2.5 5.3 1.8 0.0 0.7 2.8 0.3 1.4 0.7
February 8 8 34.4 2.6 5.7 8.3 0.9 0.0 2.6 4.7 0.6 1.7 0.9