34 Cole Walker
34 Cole Walker
Height: 6-8
Weight: 225
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Elk Rapids, Mich.
High School: Elk Rapids
Position: Post
gp 32
pts/g 10.2
fg % 57.6
3pt % 41.5
ft % 76.4
reb/g 4.9
a/g 1.6

Member of FSU's 2018 NCAA Division II National Championship team that finished with a historic 38-1 overall record ... Played in all 20 games and had a key role off the bench on the national championship squad ... Avearged nearly five points per game for the Bulldogs ... Helped team also win the GLIAC Regular-Season & Tournament Championships along with the NCAA Midwest Regional crown ... Appeared in all 33 games as a key reserve during the 2016-17 season ... Averaged nearly three points and two rebounds per game off the bench ... Member of FSU team that won a third consecutive GLIAC Tournament Championship and advanced to the NCAA Tournament for the third year in a row while winning a school-record 28 games ... Redshirted during the 2015-16 season ... Member of FSU squad that captured the GLIAC Tournament Championship and reached the NCAA Division II Sweet Sixteen.

Prior To FSU: The 6-8 Walker played at Elk Rapids under head coach Luke Johnson. He averaged 17 points and 8.7 rebounds per game as a junior while shooting over 65% from the floor and better than 70% at the free throw stripe.

Walker was a Traverse City Record-Eagle All-Region honoree and all-state selection after originally transferring to Elk Rapids during his sophomore year. He also had a strong offseason playing AAU basketball with the Grand Rapids Storm.

Walker was also an All-Lake Michigan Conference recipient for the third consecutive year and named to the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan (BCAM) All-State squad.

Recent Games
Feb 14 Northern Michigan W, 78-67
Feb 16 Michigan Tech W, 79-53
Feb 21 at Purdue Northwest W, 83-69
Feb 23 at Wisconsin-Parkside L, 66-59
Feb 28 at Lake Superior State L, 86-66
Mar 5 Northern Michigan L, 89-73
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 20
Games started 27 18
Minutes 744 476
Minutes per game 23.3 23.8
FG 129-224 85-146
FG Pct 57.6 58.2
3PT 27-65 21-46
3PT Pct 41.5 45.7
FT 42-55 34-41
FT Pct 76.4 82.9
Off rebounds 46 34
Def rebounds 110 69
Total rebounds 156 103
Rebounds per game 4.9 5.2
Personal fouls 73 44
Disqualifications 2 0
Assists 52 29
Turnovers 44 23
Assist to turnover ratio 1.2 1.3
Steals 12 6
Blocks 16 12
Points 327 225
Points per game 10.2 11.3
Points per 40 min 17.6 18.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 19 Grand Rapids CC W, 104-63 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Alumni W, 120-86 - 15 5-8 62.5 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 13
Oct 27 at Duke L, 132-48 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 vs. Fairmont St. W, 78-76 1 29 6-14 42.9 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 14
Nov 4 vs. Northwest Missouri St. L, 100-86 1 25 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Nov 10 at Davis & Elkins W, 89-70 1 25 3-5 60.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 6
Nov 11 at Alderson-Broaddus (W.Va.) W, 76-74 1 30 7-9 77.8 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 14
Nov 15 at Hillsdale W, 72-67 - 20 3-5 60.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6
Nov 17 Fanshawe (Ontario) W, 111-72 - 17 1-3 33.3 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 20 at Findlay L, 103-92 - 19 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Nov 24 at Lewis (Ill.) L, 87-79 1 18 1-3 33.3 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 29 at Wayne State L, 90-89 - 22 4-7 57.1 0-1 0.0 5-5 100.0 13
Dec 1 at Ashland L, 91-88 1 25 4-5 80.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 9
Dec 6 Northwood W, 97-78 1 25 7-8 87.5 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 17
Dec 8 Saginaw Valley State W, 74-69 1 22 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 17 Olivet W, 116-83 1 25 7-10 70.0 0-2 0.0 1-3 33.3 15
Dec 19 Lambton (Ontario) W, 121-68 1 24 3-7 42.9 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 9
Dec 29 East West W, 101-73 1 17 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-3 33.3 7
Jan 3 at Grand Valley State W, 86-79 1 29 6-8 75.0 2-2 100.0 2-2 100.0 16
Jan 5 Davenport L, 87-72 1 26 6-7 85.7 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 13
Jan 10 at Michigan Tech L, 64-61 1 29 5-10 50.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 10
Jan 12 at Northern Michigan W, 62-59 1 28 4-9 44.4 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 8
Jan 17 Purdue Northwest W, 99-77 1 20 4-10 40.0 0-2 0.0 4-4 100.0 12
Jan 19 Wisconsin-Parkside W, 98-81 1 20 6-7 85.7 2-2 100.0 2-3 66.7 16
Jan 26 Lake Superior State W, 97-76 1 20 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 2-3 66.7 11
Jan 31 at Saginaw Valley State W, 92-70 1 23 3-8 37.5 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 12
Feb 2 at Northwood L, 90-84 1 28 6-9 66.7 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 12
Feb 7 Ashland L, 67-56 1 26 2-5 40.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Feb 9 Wayne State W, 104-78 1 26 12-14 85.7 9-10 90.0 2-2 100.0 35
Feb 14 Northern Michigan W, 78-67 1 23 5-12 41.7 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 12
Feb 16 Michigan Tech W, 79-53 - 18 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 3-4 75.0 8
Feb 21 at Purdue Northwest W, 83-69 1 23 2-6 33.3 0-2 0.0 3-4 75.0 7
Feb 23 at Wisconsin-Parkside L, 66-59 1 22 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 28 at Lake Superior State L, 86-66 1 21 2-7 28.6 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Mar 5 Northern Michigan L, 89-73 1 19 5-8 62.5 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 12
Mar 16 vs. NCAA Midwest Region Quarterfinals   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. NCAA Midwest Region Semifinals   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 vs. NCAA Midwest Region Championship   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 vs. NCAA Elite Eight Quarterfinals   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 vs. NCAA Elite Eight National Semifinals   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 vs. NCAA Elite Eight - National Championship Game   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 19 Grand Rapids CC W, 104-63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Alumni W, 120-86 - 15 0 5 5 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Oct 27 at Duke L, 132-48 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 vs. Fairmont St. W, 78-76 1 29 1 2 3 1 2 0.5 0 0 4 -
Nov 4 vs. Northwest Missouri St. L, 100-86 1 25 0 4 4 1 2 0.5 0 1 5 1
Nov 10 at Davis & Elkins W, 89-70 1 25 0 5 5 2 6 0.3 0 0 5 1
Nov 11 at Alderson-Broaddus (W.Va.) W, 76-74 1 30 3 4 7 0 3 0.0 2 0 2 -
Nov 15 at Hillsdale W, 72-67 - 20 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 0 1 0 -
Nov 17 Fanshawe (Ontario) W, 111-72 - 17 0 3 3 6 2 3.0 2 0 3 0
Nov 20 at Findlay L, 103-92 - 19 2 1 3 1 0 - 1 0 2 -
Nov 24 at Lewis (Ill.) L, 87-79 1 18 1 1 2 2 0 - 0 0 2 -
Nov 29 at Wayne State L, 90-89 - 22 5 0 5 1 1 1.0 0 1 3 -
Dec 1 at Ashland L, 91-88 1 25 2 4 6 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Dec 6 Northwood W, 97-78 1 25 2 4 6 1 0 - 0 2 3 -
Dec 8 Saginaw Valley State W, 74-69 1 22 2 1 3 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 17 Olivet W, 116-83 1 25 2 5 7 2 2 1.0 1 0 2 0
Dec 19 Lambton (Ontario) W, 121-68 1 24 1 9 10 3 2 1.5 0 0 1 0
Dec 29 East West W, 101-73 1 17 2 3 5 3 0 - 0 1 0 0
Jan 3 at Grand Valley State W, 86-79 1 29 1 4 5 1 1 1.0 3 1 3 0
Jan 5 Davenport L, 87-72 1 26 2 3 5 1 2 0.5 0 0 1 -
Jan 10 at Michigan Tech L, 64-61 1 29 2 7 9 0 1 0.0 0 1 1 -
Jan 12 at Northern Michigan W, 62-59 1 28 1 5 6 0 3 0.0 0 0 4 -
Jan 17 Purdue Northwest W, 99-77 1 20 2 4 6 1 2 0.5 0 1 2 0
Jan 19 Wisconsin-Parkside W, 98-81 1 20 1 4 5 3 1 3.0 0 1 3 0
Jan 26 Lake Superior State W, 97-76 1 20 1 6 7 5 1 5.0 0 2 3 -
Jan 31 at Saginaw Valley State W, 92-70 1 23 3 1 4 2 0 - 1 0 1 -
Feb 2 at Northwood L, 90-84 1 28 0 6 6 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 7 Ashland L, 67-56 1 26 1 0 1 3 1 3.0 0 0 2 0
Feb 9 Wayne State W, 104-78 1 26 3 3 6 4 1 4.0 0 1 3 -
Feb 14 Northern Michigan W, 78-67 1 23 2 6 8 3 2 1.5 1 1 2 0
Feb 16 Michigan Tech W, 79-53 - 18 0 4 4 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 21 at Purdue Northwest W, 83-69 1 23 1 3 4 0 1 0.0 1 1 3 0
Feb 23 at Wisconsin-Parkside L, 66-59 1 22 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 4 0
Feb 28 at Lake Superior State L, 86-66 1 21 3 3 6 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Mar 5 Northern Michigan L, 89-73 1 19 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 0 1 3 0
Mar 16 vs. NCAA Midwest Region Quarterfinals   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. NCAA Midwest Region Semifinals   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 vs. NCAA Midwest Region Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 vs. NCAA Elite Eight Quarterfinals   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 vs. NCAA Elite Eight National Semifinals   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 vs. NCAA Elite Eight - National Championship Game   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
2016-17 33 - 9.1 1.0-2.0 49.2 0.1-0.3 22.2 0.6-0.7 87.0 2.6
2017-18 39 1 11.5 1.7-3.3 51.5 0.4-1.3 29.4 0.6-0.8 75.0 4.4
2018-19 32 27 23.3 4.0-7.0 57.6 0.8-2.0 41.5 1.3-1.7 76.4 10.2
Total 104 28 14.3 2.2-4.0 54.4 0.4-1.2 35.2 0.8-1.1 78.2 5.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
2016-17 33 - 299 32-65 49.2 2-9 22.2 20-23 87.0 86
2017-18 39 1 448 67-130 51.5 15-51 29.4 24-32 75.0 173
2018-19 32 27 744 129-224 57.6 27-65 41.5 42-55 76.4 327
Total 104 28 1491 228-419 54.4 44-125 35.2 86-110 78.2 586
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
2016-17 33 - 9.1 4.3-8.7 49.2 0.3-1.2 22.2 2.7-3.1 87.0 11.5
2017-18 39 1 11.5 6.0-11.6 51.5 1.3-4.6 29.4 2.1-2.9 75.0 15.4
2018-19 32 27 23.3 6.9-12.0 57.6 1.5-3.5 41.5 2.3-3.0 76.4 17.6
Total 104 28 14.3 6.1-11.2 54.4 1.2-3.4 35.2 2.3-3.0 78.2 15.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 33 - 9.1 0.6 1.3 1.9 1.4 0.1 0.4 0.5 0.7 0.0 0.2
2017-18 39 1 11.5 0.8 1.7 2.5 1.9 0.0 0.3 0.6 0.5 0.3 0.4
2018-19 32 27 23.3 1.4 3.4 4.9 2.3 0.1 1.6 1.4 1.2 0.4 0.5
Total 104 28 14.3 0.9 2.1 3.0 1.8 0.0 0.7 0.8 0.9 0.2 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 33 - 299 19 44 63 45 2 12 18 0.7 1 8
2017-18 39 1 448 30 66 96 74 0 13 24 0.5 11 15
2018-19 32 27 744 46 110 156 73 2 52 44 1.2 12 16
Total 104 28 1491 95 220 315 192 4 77 86 0.9 24 39
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 33 - 9.1 2.5 5.9 8.4 6.0 0.3 1.6 2.4 0.7 0.1 1.1
2017-18 39 1 11.5 2.7 5.9 8.6 6.6 0.0 1.2 2.1 0.5 1.0 1.3
2018-19 32 27 23.3 2.5 5.9 8.4 3.9 0.1 2.8 2.4 1.2 0.6 0.9
Total 104 28 14.3 2.5 5.9 8.5 5.2 0.1 2.1 2.3 0.9 0.6 1.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 32 27 23.3 4.0-7.0 57.6 0.8-2.0 41.5 1.3-1.7 76.4 10.2
Conference 20 18 23.8 4.2-7.3 58.2 1.1-2.3 45.7 1.7-2.0 82.9 11.3
Exhibition 1 - 15.0 5.0-8.0 62.5 1.0-3.0 33.3 2.0-2.0 100.0 13.0
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Home 15 13 21.9 4.5-7.3 61.5 1.4-2.4 58.3 1.4-2.0 70.0 11.7
Away 15 12 24.1 3.6-6.4 56.3 0.3-1.7 20.0 1.2-1.4 85.7 8.7
Neutral 2 2 27.0 4.0-9.5 42.1 0.5-2.0 25.0 1.5-2.0 75.0 10.0
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Wins 20 17 23.2 4.4-7.7 57.5 1.1-2.3 47.8 1.5-2.1 71.4 11.4
Losses 12 10 23.3 3.4-5.9 57.7 0.4-1.6 26.3 1.0-1.1 92.3 8.3
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November 9 5 22.8 3.3-6.0 55.6 0.3-1.3 25.0 1.0-1.2 81.8 8.0
December 6 6 23.0 4.0-6.0 66.7 0.7-1.3 50.0 0.8-1.7 50.0 9.5
January 8 8 24.4 4.8-8.2 57.6 0.9-2.2 38.9 1.9-2.2 83.3 12.3
February 8 7 23.4 4.0-7.5 53.3 1.4-2.9 47.8 1.6-2.0 81.3 11.0
March 1 1 19.0 5.0-8.0 62.5 2.0-4.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 12.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 32 27 744 129-224 57.6 27-65 41.5 42-55 76.4 327
Conference 20 18 476 85-146 58.2 21-46 45.7 34-41 82.9 225
Exhibition 1 - 15 5-8 62.5 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 13
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Home 15 13 328 67-109 61.5 21-36 58.3 21-30 70.0 176
Away 15 12 362 54-96 56.3 5-25 20.0 18-21 85.7 131
Neutral 2 2 54 8-19 42.1 1-4 25.0 3-4 75.0 20
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Wins 20 17 464 88-153 57.5 22-46 47.8 30-42 71.4 228
Losses 12 10 280 41-71 57.7 5-19 26.3 12-13 92.3 99
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November 9 5 205 30-54 55.6 3-12 25.0 9-11 81.8 72
December 6 6 138 24-36 66.7 4-8 50.0 5-10 50.0 57
January 8 8 195 38-66 57.6 7-18 38.9 15-18 83.3 98
February 8 7 187 32-60 53.3 11-23 47.8 13-16 81.3 88
March 1 1 19 5-8 62.5 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 12
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 32 27 23.3 6.9-12.0 57.6 1.5-3.5 41.5 2.3-3.0 76.4 17.6
Conference 20 18 23.8 7.1-12.3 58.2 1.8-3.9 45.7 2.9-3.4 82.9 18.9
Exhibition 1 - 15.0 13.3-21.3 62.5 2.7-8.0 33.3 5.3-5.3 100.0 34.7
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Home 15 13 21.9 8.2-13.3 61.5 2.6-4.4 58.3 2.6-3.7 70.0 21.5
Away 15 12 24.1 6.0-10.6 56.3 0.6-2.8 20.0 2.0-2.3 85.7 14.5
Neutral 2 2 27.0 5.9-14.1 42.1 0.7-3.0 25.0 2.2-3.0 75.0 14.8
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Wins 20 17 23.2 7.6-13.2 57.5 1.9-4.0 47.8 2.6-3.6 71.4 19.7
Losses 12 10 23.3 5.9-10.1 57.7 0.7-2.7 26.3 1.7-1.9 92.3 14.1
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November 9 5 22.8 5.9-10.5 55.6 0.6-2.3 25.0 1.8-2.1 81.8 14.0
December 6 6 23.0 7.0-10.4 66.7 1.2-2.3 50.0 1.4-2.9 50.0 16.5
January 8 8 24.4 7.8-13.5 57.6 1.4-3.7 38.9 3.1-3.7 83.3 20.1
February 8 7 23.4 6.8-12.8 53.3 2.4-4.9 47.8 2.8-3.4 81.3 18.8
March 1 1 19.0 10.5-16.8 62.5 4.2-8.4 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 25.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 32 27 23.3 1.4 3.4 4.9 2.3 0.1 1.6 1.4 1.2 0.4 0.5
Conference 20 18 23.8 1.7 3.5 5.2 2.2 0.0 1.4 1.1 1.3 0.3 0.6
Exhibition 1 - 15.0 0.0 5.0 5.0 2.0 - 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Home 15 13 21.9 1.4 3.8 5.2 1.9 0.0 2.5 1.3 2.0 0.3 0.7
Away 15 12 24.1 1.6 3.1 4.7 2.4 0.1 0.8 1.4 0.6 0.5 0.3
Neutral 2 2 27.0 0.5 3.0 3.5 4.5 0.5 1.0 2.0 0.5 0.0 0.5
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Wins 20 17 23.2 1.4 3.9 5.3 2.2 0.1 2.0 1.6 1.3 0.6 0.6
Losses 12 10 23.3 1.5 2.7 4.2 2.4 0.1 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.1 0.3
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November 9 5 22.8 1.3 2.4 3.8 2.9 0.2 1.7 1.9 0.9 0.6 0.3
December 6 6 23.0 1.8 4.3 6.2 1.5 0.0 1.7 0.8 2.0 0.2 0.5
January 8 8 24.4 1.6 4.3 5.9 2.3 0.0 1.6 1.4 1.2 0.5 0.8
February 8 7 23.4 1.3 3.3 4.5 2.1 0.0 1.6 1.3 1.3 0.3 0.4
March 1 1 19.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 3.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 32 27 744 46 110 156 73 2 52 44 1.2 12 16
Conference 20 18 476 34 69 103 44 0 29 23 1.3 6 12
Exhibition 1 - 15 0 5 5 2 - 0 2 0.0 0 0
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Home 15 13 328 21 57 78 28 0 38 19 2.0 4 10
Away 15 12 362 24 47 71 36 1 12 21 0.6 8 5
Neutral 2 2 54 1 6 7 9 1 2 4 0.5 0 1
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Wins 20 17 464 28 78 106 44 1 40 32 1.3 11 12
Losses 12 10 280 18 32 50 29 1 12 12 1.0 1 4
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November 9 5 205 12 22 34 26 2 15 17 0.9 5 3
December 6 6 138 11 26 37 9 0 10 5 2.0 1 3
January 8 8 195 13 34 47 18 0 13 11 1.2 4 6
February 8 7 187 10 26 36 17 0 13 10 1.3 2 3
March 1 1 19 0 2 2 3 0 1 1 1.0 0 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 32 27 23.3 2.5 5.9 8.4 3.9 0.1 2.8 2.4 1.2 0.6 0.9
Conference 20 18 23.8 2.9 5.8 8.7 3.7 0.0 2.4 1.9 1.3 0.5 1.0
Exhibition 1 - 15.0 0.0 13.3 13.3 5.3 0.0 0.0 5.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Home 15 13 21.9 2.6 7.0 9.5 3.4 0.0 4.6 2.3 2.0 0.5 1.2
Away 15 12 24.1 2.7 5.2 7.8 4.0 0.1 1.3 2.3 0.6 0.9 0.6
Neutral 2 2 27.0 0.7 4.4 5.2 6.7 0.7 1.5 3.0 0.5 0.0 0.7
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Wins 20 17 23.2 2.4 6.7 9.1 3.8 0.1 3.4 2.8 1.3 0.9 1.0
Losses 12 10 23.3 2.6 4.6 7.1 4.1 0.1 1.7 1.7 1.0 0.1 0.6
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November 9 5 22.8 2.3 4.3 6.6 5.1 0.4 2.9 3.3 0.9 1.0 0.6
December 6 6 23.0 3.2 7.5 10.7 2.6 0.0 2.9 1.4 2.0 0.3 0.9
January 8 8 24.4 2.7 7.0 9.6 3.7 0.0 2.7 2.3 1.2 0.8 1.2
February 8 7 23.4 2.1 5.6 7.7 3.6 0.0 2.8 2.1 1.3 0.4 0.6
March 1 1 19.0 0.0 4.2 4.2 6.3 0.0 2.1 2.1 1.0 0.0 2.1