3 Taylor Cooper
3 Taylor Cooper
Height: 6-0
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Shawnee, Okla.
Position: F
Previous School: Shawnee HS
gp 31
pts/g 10.4
fg % 36.0
3pt % 36.3
ft % 66.2
reb/g 5.3
a/g 1.7

FRESHMAN (2012-13)
\\n\\n- All-Southland Conference Honorable Mention selection
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\\n\\nStarted all 31 games as a freshman, the first ORU rookie to start every contest since 2009-10... Averaged 10.4 points per game, 2nd-most among true freshmen in the Southland Conference... Shot 36.3% from three-point range and knocked down 1.9 three-point field goals per game, ranking in the SLC top-five in both categories... Hit multiple three-pointers in 17 games... Also averaged 1.7 assists and 1.0 steals per game... Ranked 2nd in SLC Freshman of the Year voting and earned a spot on the league’s Honorable Mention All-Conference team... Made an instant impact on the ORU roster, hitting five three-pointers and scoring 19 points in her regular season debut, a Mayor's Cup win over Tulsa (11/9)... Nearly tallied a double-double with 14 points and nine rebounds against UALR (11/21)... Played all 45 minutes in a loss to Missouri State (11/29), scoring seven points... Hit four three-point field goals and scored 16 points at No. 3/3 Baylor (12/12)... Knocked down her first six field goal attempts and scored 16 points to go with four assists at Nicholls State (1/5)... Drained four three-pointers and scored 16 points in a win over Northwestern State (1/10)... Earned Honorable Mention SLC Player of the Week honors (1/28) after averaging 20.0 points per game and shooting 62.5% from three-point range the week before... Hit the 20-point mark for the first time and snatched eight rebounds in a win over SLC leader Lamar (1/24)... Backed that performance up with another 20-point night against McNeese State (1/26)... Went 6-for-7 from three-point range against McNeese and dished a career-best five assists. Tallied 12 points in consecutive games, against Nicholls State (1/31) and Southeastern Louisiana (2/2)... Swiped a season-high four steals in the Southeastern Louisiana win... Scored 16 points as ORU earned a 50-point win over SLC leader Sam Houston State (2/14)... Tallied 14 points at McNeese State (2/28)... Recorded her first double-double, with 16 points and 10 rebounds, in a close win at Lamar (3/2)... Added three blocked shots, a career high, in the Lamar win... Led ORU with 20 points against Central Arkansas (3/9), helping the Golden Eagles clinch a share of the SLC regular season title... Scored in double-figures in both of ORU’s Southland Tournament wins, helping the Golden Eagles win the conference crown in her rookie season... Scored 10 points and grabbed seven rebounds in a semifinal win over McNeese (3/15)... Added 11 points and a team-high seven boards in the SLC Championship Game victory over Sam Houston (3/16)... Finished her freshman season with 15 points and six rebounds against No. 10/9 Tennessee (3/23) in the NCAA Tournament First Round.
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\\n\\nHIGH SCHOOL
\\n\\nPlayed her final season at Shawnee HS... Led Shawnee to a pefect season and the OSSAA Class 5A State Championship in 2012... Was named an All-State selection by the OCA, the OGBCA, the Daily Oklahoman and the Tulsa World... Also named a Super 5 Player of the Year and a McDonald's All-American Game nominee... Averaged 13.2 points and 6.0 rebounds per game as a senior... Prior to Shawnee, played for Bethel HS... Led Bethel to the 2011 OSSAA Class 3A State Championship... MVP of the 2011 Class 3A State Tournament... Earned All-State honors from the Tulsa World and the Daily Oklahoman as a junior, when she averaged 21.2 points per game... Also played softball in high school.
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\\n\\nPERSONAL
\\n\\nDaughter of Jeff and Leslie Cooper... Both parents were collegiate athletes at Oklahoma Baptist University... Grandfather, Rick, played basketball at Oklahoma State... Favorite professional sports team is the New York Yankees... Was a member of the National Honor Society... Planning to major in either Pre-Law or Accounting... Chose ORU over Oklahoma State, Tulsa, Missouri State, Texas Tech and UMKC.
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\\n\\nCAREER HIGHS
\\n\\nPoints: 20 (three times), last vs. Central Arkansas - March 9, 2013
\\n\\nField Goals Made: 8 vs. Lamar - Jan. 24, 2013
\\n\\n3-Point Field Goals Made: 6 vs. McNeese State - Jan. 26, 2013
\\n\\nFree Throws Made: 4 (four times), last vs. Tennessee - March 23, 2013
\\n\\nRebounds: 10 vs. Lamar - March 2, 2013
\\n\\nAssists: 5 vs. McNeese State - Jan. 26, 2013
\\n\\nBlocked Shots: 3 vs. Lamar - March 2, 2013
\\n\\nSteals: 4 vs. Southeastern Louisiana - Feb. 2, 2013
\\n\\nMinutes: 45 vs. Missouri State - Nov. 29, 2012

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Recent Games
Feb 28 at McNeese St. L, 76-71
Mar 2 at Lamar W, 62-55
Mar 9 at Central Arkansas W, 68-53
Mar 15 vs. McNeese St. W, 79-66
Mar 16 vs. Sam Houston St. W, 72-66
Mar 23 at Tennessee L, 83-62
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 31 18
Games started 31 18
Minutes 1049 615
Minutes per game 33.8 34.2
FG 109-303 72-177
FG Pct 36.0 40.7
3PT 61-168 40-100
3PT Pct 36.3 40.0
FT 43-65 18-28
FT Pct 66.2 64.3
Off rebounds 20 12
Def rebounds 145 89
Total rebounds 165 101
Rebounds per game 5.3 5.6
Personal fouls 60 34
Disqualifications - -
Assists 54 37
Turnovers 78 51
Assist to turnover ratio 0.7 0.7
Steals 31 19
Blocks 18 14
Points 322 202
Points per game 10.4 11.2
Points per 40 min 12.3 13.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 29 Harding L, 68-54 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Oklahoma Baptist W, 74-54 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Tulsa W, 64-53 1 38 5-10 50.0 5-7 71.4 4-4 100.0 19
Nov 16 at UT Arlington W, 73-41 1 23 1-5 20.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 19 Arkansas L, 80-57 1 32 0-9 0.0 0-5 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 21 at Little Rock L, 79-47 1 33 4-9 44.4 2-4 50.0 4-7 57.1 14
Nov 29 at Missouri St. L, 73-72 1 45 2-12 16.7 2-7 28.6 1-2 50.0 7
Dec 5 Evangel W, 96-34 1 15 3-5 60.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 7
Dec 12 at Baylor L, 94-56 1 31 6-13 46.2 4-7 57.1 0-2 0.0 16
Dec 14 at Louisiana Tech L, 61-59 1 33 1-7 14.3 0-4 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Dec 20 at Nebraska L, 80-67 1 34 2-11 18.2 1-4 25.0 3-4 75.0 8
Dec 28 at DePaul L, 97-74 1 35 3-10 30.0 0-4 0.0 1-2 50.0 7
Jan 3 at Southeastern La. W, 81-62 1 27 3-10 30.0 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 7
Jan 5 at Nicholls St. L, 69-66 1 36 6-8 75.0 3-4 75.0 1-2 50.0 16
Jan 10 Northwestern St. W, 66-55 1 36 6-12 50.0 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 16
Jan 12 Stephen F. Austin W, 63-56 1 33 2-9 22.2 2-8 25.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 17 at Texas A&M Corpus Christi W, 58-41 1 37 2-7 28.6 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 19 at Sam Houston St. L, 54-47 1 27 1-6 16.7 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 24 Lamar W, 77-48 1 30 8-16 50.0 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 20
Jan 26 McNeese St. L, 72-71 1 39 6-12 50.0 6-7 85.7 2-2 100.0 20
Jan 31 Nicholls St. W, 84-56 1 38 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 12
Feb 2 Southeastern La. W, 90-48 1 36 4-11 36.4 2-7 28.6 2-2 100.0 12
Feb 7 at Northwestern St. L, 67-63 1 33 3-7 42.9 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 8
Feb 9 at Stephen F. Austin W, 68-64 1 32 0-8 0.0 0-6 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 14 Sam Houston St. W, 90-40 1 31 5-10 50.0 3-4 75.0 3-4 75.0 16
Feb 16 Texas A&M Corpus Christi W, 81-59 1 33 2-10 20.0 1-7 14.3 2-4 50.0 7
Feb 19 Central Arkansas W, 76-69 1 33 2-5 40.0 1-4 25.0 1-2 50.0 6
Feb 28 at McNeese St. L, 76-71 1 36 5-13 38.5 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 14
Mar 2 at Lamar W, 62-55 1 38 6-13 46.2 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 16
Mar 9 at Central Arkansas W, 68-53 1 40 7-14 50.0 4-8 50.0 2-4 50.0 20
Mar 15 vs. McNeese St. W, 79-66 1 37 4-11 36.4 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 10
Mar 16 vs. Sam Houston St. W, 72-66 1 38 2-6 33.3 1-3 33.3 6-8 75.0 11
Mar 23 at Tennessee L, 83-62 1 40 4-18 22.2 3-11 27.3 4-6 66.7 15
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 29 Harding L, 68-54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Oklahoma Baptist W, 74-54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Tulsa W, 64-53 1 38 1 3 4 2 3 0.7 3 0 2 -
Nov 16 at UT Arlington W, 73-41 1 23 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 19 Arkansas L, 80-57 1 32 0 3 3 1 5 0.2 0 0 1 -
Nov 21 at Little Rock L, 79-47 1 33 0 9 9 0 2 0.0 0 1 2 -
Nov 29 at Missouri St. L, 73-72 1 45 0 5 5 1 1 1.0 2 1 3 -
Dec 5 Evangel W, 96-34 1 15 0 2 2 0 0 - 1 1 0 -
Dec 12 at Baylor L, 94-56 1 31 1 1 2 2 1 2.0 1 0 4 -
Dec 14 at Louisiana Tech L, 61-59 1 33 1 4 5 0 3 0.0 1 0 2 -
Dec 20 at Nebraska L, 80-67 1 34 1 8 9 0 3 0.0 1 0 1 -
Dec 28 at DePaul L, 97-74 1 35 0 2 2 4 2 2.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 3 at Southeastern La. W, 81-62 1 27 0 4 4 2 2 1.0 2 0 2 -
Jan 5 at Nicholls St. L, 69-66 1 36 0 4 4 4 6 0.7 3 1 2 -
Jan 10 Northwestern St. W, 66-55 1 36 0 6 6 1 3 0.3 0 1 2 -
Jan 12 Stephen F. Austin W, 63-56 1 33 1 7 8 1 0 - 1 1 1 -
Jan 17 at Texas A&M Corpus Christi W, 58-41 1 37 2 5 7 3 2 1.5 0 2 4 -
Jan 19 at Sam Houston St. L, 54-47 1 27 1 4 5 3 2 1.5 1 2 0 -
Jan 24 Lamar W, 77-48 1 30 1 7 8 3 1 3.0 2 0 1 -
Jan 26 McNeese St. L, 72-71 1 39 1 4 5 5 1 5.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 31 Nicholls St. W, 84-56 1 38 1 4 5 4 6 0.7 0 1 2 -
Feb 2 Southeastern La. W, 90-48 1 36 0 8 8 2 3 0.7 4 0 2 -
Feb 7 at Northwestern St. L, 67-63 1 33 1 3 4 1 3 0.3 0 0 0 -
Feb 9 at Stephen F. Austin W, 68-64 1 32 0 4 4 0 4 0.0 1 0 4 -
Feb 14 Sam Houston St. W, 90-40 1 31 1 5 6 0 3 0.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 16 Texas A&M Corpus Christi W, 81-59 1 33 1 2 3 3 5 0.6 1 0 1 -
Feb 19 Central Arkansas W, 76-69 1 33 0 2 2 0 2 0.0 0 1 4 -
Feb 28 at McNeese St. L, 76-71 1 36 0 3 3 0 2 0.0 0 1 3 -
Mar 2 at Lamar W, 62-55 1 38 1 9 10 3 4 0.8 0 3 2 -
Mar 9 at Central Arkansas W, 68-53 1 40 1 8 9 2 2 1.0 3 1 2 -
Mar 15 vs. McNeese St. W, 79-66 1 37 0 7 7 4 1 4.0 0 0 3 -
Mar 16 vs. Sam Houston St. W, 72-66 1 38 1 6 7 1 1 1.0 0 0 4 -
Mar 23 at Tennessee L, 83-62 1 40 2 4 6 2 4 0.5 2 1 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2012-13 31 31 33.8 3.5-9.8 36.0 2.0-5.4 36.3 1.4-2.1 66.2 10.4
Total 31 31 33.8 3.5-9.8 36.0 2.0-5.4 36.3 1.4-2.1 66.2 10.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2012-13 31 31 1049 109-303 36.0 61-168 36.3 43-65 66.2 322
Total 31 31 1049 109-303 36.0 61-168 36.3 43-65 66.2 322
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2012-13 31 31 33.8 4.2-11.6 36.0 2.3-6.4 36.3 1.6-2.5 66.2 12.3
Total 31 31 33.8 4.2-11.6 36.0 2.3-6.4 36.3 1.6-2.5 66.2 12.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2012-13 31 31 33.8 0.6 4.7 5.3 1.9 - 1.7 2.5 0.7 1.0 0.6
Total 31 31 33.8 0.6 4.7 5.3 1.9 - 1.7 2.5 0.7 1.0 0.6
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2012-13 31 31 1049 20 145 165 60 - 54 78 0.7 31 18
Total 31 31 1049 20 145 165 60 - 54 78 0.7 31 18
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2012-13 31 31 33.8 0.8 5.5 6.3 2.3 0.0 2.1 3.0 0.7 1.2 0.7
Total 31 31 33.8 0.8 5.5 6.3 2.3 0.0 2.1 3.0 0.7 1.2 0.7
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 31 31 33.8 3.5-9.8 36.0 2.0-5.4 36.3 1.4-2.1 66.2 10.4
Conference 18 18 34.2 4.0-9.8 40.7 2.2-5.6 40.0 1.0-1.6 64.3 11.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 12 32.8 3.9-9.6 40.9 2.4-5.8 42.0 1.5-2.0 75.0 11.8
Away 17 17 34.1 3.3-10.1 32.7 1.7-5.3 32.2 1.1-1.9 57.6 9.4
Neutral 2 2 37.5 3.0-8.5 35.3 1.5-4.5 33.3 3.0-4.0 75.0 10.5
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Wins 18 18 33.1 3.7-9.3 39.3 1.9-5.4 35.7 1.3-1.9 70.6 10.6
Losses 13 13 34.9 3.3-10.4 31.9 2.0-5.4 37.1 1.5-2.4 61.3 10.1
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November 5 5 34.2 2.4-9.0 26.7 1.8-5.2 34.6 1.8-2.6 69.2 8.4
December 5 5 29.6 3.0-9.2 32.6 1.2-4.4 27.3 1.2-2.0 60.0 8.4
January 9 9 33.7 4.2-9.6 44.2 2.2-5.3 41.7 0.8-1.1 70.0 11.4
February 7 7 33.4 3.0-9.1 32.8 1.7-5.4 31.6 1.3-2.0 64.3 9.0
March 5 5 38.6 4.6-12.4 37.1 2.8-6.8 41.2 2.4-3.6 66.7 14.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 31 31 1049 109-303 36.0 61-168 36.3 43-65 66.2 322
Conference 18 18 615 72-177 40.7 40-100 40.0 18-28 64.3 202
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 12 12 394 47-115 40.9 29-69 42.0 18-24 75.0 141
Away 17 17 580 56-171 32.7 29-90 32.2 19-33 57.6 160
Neutral 2 2 75 6-17 35.3 3-9 33.3 6-8 75.0 21
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Wins 18 18 595 66-168 39.3 35-98 35.7 24-34 70.6 191
Losses 13 13 454 43-135 31.9 26-70 37.1 19-31 61.3 131
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November 5 5 171 12-45 26.7 9-26 34.6 9-13 69.2 42
December 5 5 148 15-46 32.6 6-22 27.3 6-10 60.0 42
January 9 9 303 38-86 44.2 20-48 41.7 7-10 70.0 103
February 7 7 234 21-64 32.8 12-38 31.6 9-14 64.3 63
March 5 5 193 23-62 37.1 14-34 41.2 12-18 66.7 72
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 31 31 33.8 4.2-11.6 36.0 2.3-6.4 36.3 1.6-2.5 66.2 12.3
Conference 18 18 34.2 4.7-11.5 40.7 2.6-6.5 40.0 1.2-1.8 64.3 13.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 12 32.8 4.8-11.7 40.9 2.9-7.0 42.0 1.8-2.4 75.0 14.3
Away 17 17 34.1 3.9-11.8 32.7 2.0-6.2 32.2 1.3-2.3 57.6 11.0
Neutral 2 2 37.5 3.2-9.1 35.3 1.6-4.8 33.3 3.2-4.3 75.0 11.2
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Wins 18 18 33.1 4.4-11.3 39.3 2.4-6.6 35.7 1.6-2.3 70.6 12.8
Losses 13 13 34.9 3.8-11.9 31.9 2.3-6.2 37.1 1.7-2.7 61.3 11.5
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November 5 5 34.2 2.8-10.5 26.7 2.1-6.1 34.6 2.1-3.0 69.2 9.8
December 5 5 29.6 4.1-12.4 32.6 1.6-5.9 27.3 1.6-2.7 60.0 11.4
January 9 9 33.7 5.0-11.4 44.2 2.6-6.3 41.7 0.9-1.3 70.0 13.6
February 7 7 33.4 3.6-10.9 32.8 2.1-6.5 31.6 1.5-2.4 64.3 10.8
March 5 5 38.6 4.8-12.8 37.1 2.9-7.0 41.2 2.5-3.7 66.7 14.9
  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 33.8 0.6 4.7 5.3 1.9 - 1.7 2.5 0.7 1.0 0.6
Conference 18 18 34.2 0.7 4.9 5.6 1.9 - 2.1 2.8 0.7 1.1 0.8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 12 32.8 0.6 4.4 5.0 1.5 - 1.8 2.7 0.7 1.1 0.4
Away 17 17 34.1 0.7 4.6 5.4 2.1 - 1.6 2.6 0.6 1.1 0.8
Neutral 2 2 37.5 0.5 6.5 7.0 3.5 - 2.5 1.0 2.5 0.0 0.0
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Wins 18 18 33.1 0.7 5.1 5.7 2.1 - 1.7 2.4 0.7 1.0 0.6
Losses 13 13 34.9 0.6 4.2 4.8 1.7 - 1.8 2.7 0.7 1.0 0.5
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November 5 5 34.2 0.4 4.4 4.8 1.8 - 0.8 2.4 0.3 1.0 0.4
December 5 5 29.6 0.6 3.4 4.0 1.6 - 1.2 1.8 0.7 1.0 0.2
January 9 9 33.7 0.8 5.0 5.8 1.7 - 2.9 2.6 1.1 1.1 0.9
February 7 7 33.4 0.4 3.9 4.3 2.1 - 0.9 3.1 0.3 0.9 0.3
March 5 5 38.6 1.0 6.8 7.8 2.6 - 2.4 2.4 1.0 1.0 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 31 31 1049 20 145 165 60 - 54 78 0.7 31 18
Conference 18 18 615 12 89 101 34 - 37 51 0.7 19 14
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 12 394 7 53 60 18 - 22 32 0.7 13 5
Away 17 17 580 12 79 91 35 - 27 44 0.6 18 13
Neutral 2 2 75 1 13 14 7 - 5 2 2.5 0 0
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Wins 18 18 595 12 91 103 38 - 31 43 0.7 18 11
Losses 13 13 454 8 54 62 22 - 23 35 0.7 13 7
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November 5 5 171 2 22 24 9 - 4 12 0.3 5 2
December 5 5 148 3 17 20 8 - 6 9 0.7 5 1
January 9 9 303 7 45 52 15 - 26 23 1.1 10 8
February 7 7 234 3 27 30 15 - 6 22 0.3 6 2
March 5 5 193 5 34 39 13 - 12 12 1.0 5 5
  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 33.8 0.8 5.5 6.3 2.3 0.0 2.1 3.0 0.7 1.2 0.7
Conference 18 18 34.2 0.8 5.8 6.6 2.2 0.0 2.4 3.3 0.7 1.2 0.9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 12 32.8 0.7 5.4 6.1 1.8 0.0 2.2 3.2 0.7 1.3 0.5
Away 17 17 34.1 0.8 5.4 6.3 2.4 0.0 1.9 3.0 0.6 1.2 0.9
Neutral 2 2 37.5 0.5 6.9 7.5 3.7 0.0 2.7 1.1 2.5 0.0 0.0
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Wins 18 18 33.1 0.8 6.1 6.9 2.6 0.0 2.1 2.9 0.7 1.2 0.7
Losses 13 13 34.9 0.7 4.8 5.5 1.9 0.0 2.0 3.1 0.7 1.1 0.6
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November 5 5 34.2 0.5 5.1 5.6 2.1 0.0 0.9 2.8 0.3 1.2 0.5
December 5 5 29.6 0.8 4.6 5.4 2.2 0.0 1.6 2.4 0.7 1.4 0.3
January 9 9 33.7 0.9 5.9 6.9 2.0 0.0 3.4 3.0 1.1 1.3 1.1
February 7 7 33.4 0.5 4.6 5.1 2.6 0.0 1.0 3.8 0.3 1.0 0.3
March 5 5 38.6 1.0 7.0 8.1 2.7 0.0 2.5 2.5 1.0 1.0 1.0