34 Isaiah Nelsen
34 - Isaiah Nelsen
Height: 6-7
Weight: 220
Year: Sr.
Hometown: North Andover, Mass.
High School: North Andover / Saint Anselm
Position: F
gp 33
pts/g 13.5
fg % 63.4
3pt % 30.0
ft % 71.3
reb/g 6.1
a/g 1.3

Career Achivements

  • 2016 D3hoops.com All-Northeast third team
  • 2017 D3hoops.com All-Northeast fourth team
  • 2017 NCAA Division III All-Tournament team
  • 2016, 2017 All-NEWMAC first team

Career Highlights

2016-17: As a senior, started all 33 games and averaged 13.5 points and 6.1 rebounds while shooting 63.4 percent from the floor…recorded four double-doubles and ranked 15th in Division III in field goal percentage…had 18 points, seven rebounds and three blocked shots in a 90-72 win over Lasell on November 17…scored 13 points on 6-of-7 shooting in a 91-57 victory over Becker on November 22…recorded a season-high 24 points on 10-of-13 shooting in an 82-73 triumph over Salem State on December 2…followed it up with 20 points and a season-high 13 boards in a 91-78 win over third-ranked Tufts on December 3…scored 24 points on 11-of-13 shooting in a 100-76 victory over Emerson on January 4…had 16 points and nine rebounds in a 65-59 triumph over WPI on January 11…totaled 18 points on 7-of-8 shooting in a in an 87-72 win at Coast Guard on January 21…put up 15 points on 6-of-8 shooting in a 90-81 victory over Clark on January 25…went 6-of-6 from the floor and recorded 14 points and eight rebounds in a 78-64 win at Wheaton on February 1…had 20 points and five boards in a in a 103-88 victory over Coast Guard on February 15…finished with 24 points and 12 boards in 92-76 NCAA Tournament First Round win over Husson…scored 22 points on 10-of-16 shooting in an 87-80 NCAA Tournament Sectional Semifinal victory over Tufts on March 10…had 20 points and nine rebounds in 91-85 national semifinal win over No. 1 Whitman…finished with 18 points and six boards in 79-78 national title game win over Augustana.

2015-16: As a junior, started 26 games and averaged 16.0 points, 8.6 rebounds and 2.1 assists while shooting 60.6 percent from the floor in 32.1 minutes...led the team with nine double-doubles and reached double figures in scoring in 24 contests...scored 20 or more points on eight occasions...scored 10 points and grabbed six rebounds in his Babson debut, a 69-41 win over Framingham State on November 13...went 9-of-13 from the floor and finished with 22 points and eight boards in a 97-67 victory over Anna Maria on November 14...scored 24 points on 12-of-15 shooting and pulled down 15 rebounds in a 103-71 triumph over Elms on November 21...scored 10 points and doled out a season-high six assists in a 70-65 win at Becker on November 24...recorded a double-double with 18 points and 13 rebounds in a 75-65 victory against Brandeis on December 5...went 8-of-12 from the floor and finished with 22 points and eight boards in an 83-80 OT loss to Tufts on December 6...poured in a season-high 29 points and added 10 rebounds and four assists in a 103-96 2OT loss to Amherst on December 10...was 6-of-7 from the floor and finished with 17 points and nine rebounds in an 80-63 win over Emerson on January 6...scored 26 points on 10-of-17 shooting in a 91-76 victory over Springfield on January 9...scored 22 points on 9-of-13 shooting to go along with seven rebounds and four assists in a 100-90 OT victory over Coast Guard on January 24...produced a double-double with 17 points and 10 boards in an 86-75 triumph over Wheaton on February 3...scored 20 points and pulled down a season-high 16 rebounds in an 81-69 NEWMAC Tournament final victory over MIT on February 28...scored 23 points on 10-of-14 shooting and contributed 12 boards in a 70-67 win over Susquehanna in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on March 5...finished with 14 points and nine rebounds in an 88-76 loss to Amherst in an NCAA Tournament Sectional Semifinal on March 11.

2014-15: As a sophomore at Saint Anselm, appeared in 10 games…averaged 1.6 points and 1.1 rebounds in 5.1 minutes…scored eight points on 4-of-5 shooting in a 90-75 victory over Bridgeport in the season opener on November 15…had four points in a 96-93 win over Dowling on November 16…scored two points and grabbed a season-high four rebounds in a 92-75 victory over Assumption on November 22.

2013-14: As a first-year at Saint Anselm, appeared in 14 games…averaged 2.4 points and 1.4 rebounds while shooting 50 percent from the floor in 6.7 minutes…scored a season-high 11 points on 5-of-6 shooting in his collegiate debut, a 113-73 win over Chestnut Hill on November 16…scored five points in a 99-90 victory over Saint Michael’s on December 4…had four points in a 98-47 win at AIC on February 1…scored two points and grabbed a season-high four rebounds in an 86-85 victory against Saint Michael’s on February 11 and in a 94-63 win over Assumption on February 22…scored six points in a 73-62 triumph over LeMoyne in an NCAA Tournament Regional Quarterfinal on March 15. 
Recent Games
Mar 3 Husson W, 92-76
Mar 4 Skidmore W, 72-65
Mar 10 Tufts W, 87-80
Mar 11 Keene State W, 102-79
Mar 17 vs. Whitman W, 91-85
Mar 18 vs. Augustana (Ill.) W, 79-78
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 33 14
Games started 33 14
Minutes 855 357
Minutes per game 25.9 25.5
FG 189-298 76-116
FG Pct 63.4 65.5
3PT 6-20 5-15
3PT Pct 30.0 33.3
FT 62-87 29-36
FT Pct 71.3 80.6
Off rebounds 62 21
Def rebounds 139 55
Total rebounds 201 76
Rebounds per game 6.1 5.4
Personal fouls 68 26
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 42 17
Turnovers 46 17
Assist to turnover ratio 0.9 1.0
Steals 7 4
Blocks 20 11
Points 446 186
Points per game 13.5 13.3
Points per 40 min 20.9 20.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 15 Albertus Magnus W, 101-81 1 12 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Nov 17 Lasell W, 90-72 1 23 9-16 56.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 18
Nov 18 Anna Maria W, 99-49 1 12 4-4 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Nov 20 Endicott W, 72-60 1 21 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Nov 22 Becker W, 91-57 1 19 6-7 85.7 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 13
Nov 27 Bowdoin W, 78-74 1 32 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 8
Nov 30 Bates W, 87-53 1 25 6-14 42.9 0-1 0.0 1-3 33.3 13
Dec 2 vs. Salem State W, 82-73 1 30 10-13 76.9 0-0 - 4-5 80.0 24
Dec 3 vs. Tufts W, 91-78 1 34 8-12 66.7 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 20
Dec 8 at Amherst L, 99-97 1 29 6-9 66.7 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 14
Dec 31 at Chicago W, 82-70 1 25 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 11
Jan 4 at Emerson W, 100-76 1 24 11-13 84.6 2-3 66.7 0-1 0.0 24
Jan 7 at Springfield W, 73-68 1 23 1-7 14.3 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Jan 11 WPI W, 65-59 1 31 6-10 60.0 2-4 50.0 2-2 100.0 16
Jan 14 Wheaton W, 76-57 1 25 6-11 54.5 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 14
Jan 18 at MIT W, 71-65 1 38 8-14 57.1 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 18
Jan 21 at Coast Guard W, 87-72 1 20 7-8 87.5 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 15
Jan 25 Clark W, 90-81 1 24 6-8 75.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 15
Jan 28 Emerson W, 78-42 1 19 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 7
Feb 1 at Wheaton W, 78-64 1 21 6-6 100.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 14
Feb 4 at WPI W, 62-45 1 31 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 3-3 100.0 9
Feb 8 Springfield W, 95-77 1 24 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 11 at Clark W, 77-50 1 15 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Feb 15 Coast Guard W, 103-88 1 29 9-13 69.2 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 20
Feb 18 MIT W, 70-67 1 33 4-7 57.1 0-1 0.0 6-7 85.7 14
Feb 25 Springfield W, 67-62 1 24 2-9 22.2 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Feb 26 MIT L, 67-62 1 14 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 7
Mar 3 Husson W, 92-76 1 29 9-15 60.0 0-1 0.0 6-7 85.7 24
Mar 4 Skidmore W, 72-65 1 30 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 11
Mar 10 Tufts W, 87-80 1 37 10-16 62.5 0-1 0.0 2-3 66.7 22
Mar 11 Keene State W, 102-79 1 32 6-8 75.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 14
Mar 17 vs. Whitman W, 91-85 1 38 9-13 69.2 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 20
Mar 18 vs. Augustana (Ill.) W, 79-78 1 32 8-13 61.5 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 18
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 15 Albertus Magnus W, 101-81 1 12 1 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 3 -
Nov 17 Lasell W, 90-72 1 23 4 3 7 1 3 0.3 0 3 3 -
Nov 18 Anna Maria W, 99-49 1 12 1 2 3 2 3 0.7 0 0 3 -
Nov 20 Endicott W, 72-60 1 21 0 8 8 5 0 - 0 0 2 -
Nov 22 Becker W, 91-57 1 19 1 2 3 1 0 - 1 1 2 -
Nov 27 Bowdoin W, 78-74 1 32 3 7 10 1 1 1.0 0 1 0 -
Nov 30 Bates W, 87-53 1 25 4 6 10 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 -
Dec 2 vs. Salem State W, 82-73 1 30 2 3 5 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Dec 3 vs. Tufts W, 91-78 1 34 4 9 13 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 8 at Amherst L, 99-97 1 29 3 7 10 1 2 0.5 0 0 4 -
Dec 31 at Chicago W, 82-70 1 25 1 4 5 0 0 - 0 0 4 0
Jan 4 at Emerson W, 100-76 1 24 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 7 at Springfield W, 73-68 1 23 1 7 8 0 1 0.0 1 1 3 -
Jan 11 WPI W, 65-59 1 31 0 9 9 2 2 1.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 14 Wheaton W, 76-57 1 25 3 5 8 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 18 at MIT W, 71-65 1 38 1 3 4 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 21 at Coast Guard W, 87-72 1 20 1 2 3 1 2 0.5 0 3 4 -
Jan 25 Clark W, 90-81 1 24 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 0 1 0 -
Jan 28 Emerson W, 78-42 1 19 2 4 6 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 1 at Wheaton W, 78-64 1 21 3 5 8 2 1 2.0 0 0 4 -
Feb 4 at WPI W, 62-45 1 31 3 7 10 2 1 2.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 8 Springfield W, 95-77 1 24 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 3 2 -
Feb 11 at Clark W, 77-50 1 15 0 3 3 1 0 - 0 0 3 0
Feb 15 Coast Guard W, 103-88 1 29 3 2 5 1 3 0.3 0 2 2 -
Feb 18 MIT W, 70-67 1 33 3 4 7 1 3 0.3 1 1 0 -
Feb 25 Springfield W, 67-62 1 24 0 4 4 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 -
Feb 26 MIT L, 67-62 1 14 0 0 0 2 3 0.7 0 0 5 1
Mar 3 Husson W, 92-76 1 29 4 8 12 1 2 0.5 0 2 1 -
Mar 4 Skidmore W, 72-65 1 30 5 4 9 2 0 - 0 1 2 -
Mar 10 Tufts W, 87-80 1 37 2 4 6 2 4 0.5 1 0 2 -
Mar 11 Keene State W, 102-79 1 32 0 4 4 2 1 2.0 1 0 0 -
Mar 17 vs. Whitman W, 91-85 1 38 4 5 9 1 3 0.3 0 0 1 -
Mar 18 vs. Augustana (Ill.) W, 79-78 1 32 2 4 6 2 0 - 0 0 1 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 26 26 32.1 6.7-11.0 60.6 0.1-0.5 16.7 2.6-3.4 75.3 16.0
2016-17 33 33 25.9 5.7-9.0 63.4 0.2-0.6 30.0 1.9-2.6 71.3 13.5
Total 59 59 28.6 6.2-9.9 62.1 0.1-0.5 25.0 2.2-3.0 73.3 14.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 26 26 834 174-287 60.6 2-12 16.7 67-89 75.3 417
2016-17 33 33 855 189-298 63.4 6-20 30.0 62-87 71.3 446
Total 59 59 1689 363-585 62.1 8-32 25.0 129-176 73.3 863
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 26 26 32.1 8.3-13.8 60.6 0.1-0.6 16.7 3.2-4.3 75.3 20.0
2016-17 33 33 25.9 8.8-13.9 63.4 0.3-0.9 30.0 2.9-4.1 71.3 20.9
Total 59 59 28.6 8.6-13.9 62.1 0.2-0.8 25.0 3.1-4.2 73.3 20.4
  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 26 26 32.1 3.2 5.3 8.6 2.3 0.0 2.1 2.0 1.1 0.5 0.1
2016-17 33 33 25.9 1.9 4.2 6.1 2.1 0.0 1.3 1.4 0.9 0.2 0.6
Total 59 59 28.6 2.5 4.7 7.2 2.2 0.0 1.6 1.6 1.0 0.3 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 26 26 834 84 139 223 60 1 55 51 1.1 12 2
2016-17 33 33 855 62 139 201 68 1 42 46 0.9 7 20
Total 59 59 1689 146 278 424 128 2 97 97 1.0 19 22
  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 26 26 32.1 4.0 6.7 10.7 2.9 0.0 2.6 2.4 1.1 0.6 0.1
2016-17 33 33 25.9 2.9 6.5 9.4 3.2 0.0 2.0 2.2 0.9 0.3 0.9
Total 59 59 28.6 3.5 6.6 10.0 3.0 0.0 2.3 2.3 1.0 0.4 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 33 33 25.9 5.7-9.0 63.4 0.2-0.6 30.0 1.9-2.6 71.3 13.5
Conference 14 14 25.5 5.4-8.3 65.5 0.4-1.1 33.3 2.1-2.6 80.6 13.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 20 20 24.8 5.2-8.5 60.6 0.1-0.6 18.2 1.9-2.6 73.6 12.3
Away 9 9 25.1 5.7-8.6 66.2 0.3-0.8 42.9 1.3-1.9 70.6 13.0
Neutral 4 4 33.5 8.8-12.8 68.6 0.2-0.5 50.0 2.8-4.2 64.7 20.5
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Wins 31 31 26.2 5.9-9.3 63.4 0.2-0.6 30.0 1.8-2.5 71.4 13.7
Losses 2 2 21.5 3.5-5.5 63.6 0.0-0.0 - 3.5-5.0 70.0 10.5
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November 7 7 20.6 4.9-8.0 60.7 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.4-1.1 37.5 10.1
December 4 4 29.5 7.2-10.5 69.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.8-4.0 68.8 17.3
January 8 8 25.5 5.9-9.4 62.7 0.6-1.5 41.7 1.8-2.2 77.8 14.1
February 8 8 23.9 4.0-6.5 61.5 0.0-0.4 0.0 2.5-3.0 83.3 10.5
March 6 6 33.0 7.8-12.2 64.4 0.2-0.7 25.0 2.3-3.5 66.7 18.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 33 33 855 189-298 63.4 6-20 30.0 62-87 71.3 446
Conference 14 14 357 76-116 65.5 5-15 33.3 29-36 80.6 186
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 20 20 495 103-170 60.6 2-11 18.2 39-53 73.6 247
Away 9 9 226 51-77 66.2 3-7 42.9 12-17 70.6 117
Neutral 4 4 134 35-51 68.6 1-2 50.0 11-17 64.7 82
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Wins 31 31 812 182-287 63.4 6-20 30.0 55-77 71.4 425
Losses 2 2 43 7-11 63.6 0-0 - 7-10 70.0 21
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November 7 7 144 34-56 60.7 0-1 0.0 3-8 37.5 71
December 4 4 118 29-42 69.0 0-0 - 11-16 68.8 69
January 8 8 204 47-75 62.7 5-12 41.7 14-18 77.8 113
February 8 8 191 32-52 61.5 0-3 0.0 20-24 83.3 84
March 6 6 198 47-73 64.4 1-4 25.0 14-21 66.7 109
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 33 33 25.9 8.8-13.9 63.4 0.3-0.9 30.0 2.9-4.1 71.3 20.9
Conference 14 14 25.5 8.5-13.0 65.5 0.6-1.7 33.3 3.2-4.0 80.6 20.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 20 20 24.8 8.3-13.7 60.6 0.2-0.9 18.2 3.2-4.3 73.6 20.0
Away 9 9 25.1 9.0-13.6 66.2 0.5-1.2 42.9 2.1-3.0 70.6 20.7
Neutral 4 4 33.5 10.4-15.2 68.6 0.3-0.6 50.0 3.3-5.1 64.7 24.5
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Wins 31 31 26.2 9.0-14.1 63.4 0.3-1.0 30.0 2.7-3.8 71.4 20.9
Losses 2 2 21.5 6.5-10.2 63.6 0.0-0.0 - 6.5-9.3 70.0 19.5
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November 7 7 20.6 9.4-15.6 60.7 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.8-2.2 37.5 19.7
December 4 4 29.5 9.8-14.2 69.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.7-5.4 68.8 23.4
January 8 8 25.5 9.2-14.7 62.7 1.0-2.4 41.7 2.7-3.5 77.8 22.2
February 8 8 23.9 6.7-10.9 61.5 0.0-0.6 0.0 4.2-5.0 83.3 17.6
March 6 6 33.0 9.5-14.7 64.4 0.2-0.8 25.0 2.8-4.2 66.7 22.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 33 33 25.9 1.9 4.2 6.1 2.1 0.0 1.3 1.4 0.9 0.2 0.6
Conference 14 14 25.5 1.5 3.9 5.4 1.9 0.0 1.2 1.2 1.0 0.3 0.8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 20 20 24.8 1.8 3.9 5.7 1.6 0.1 1.5 1.6 1.0 0.3 0.8
Away 9 9 25.1 1.6 4.4 6.0 3.1 0.0 0.9 1.0 0.9 0.2 0.4
Neutral 4 4 33.5 3.0 5.3 8.3 1.8 - 1.0 1.5 0.7 0.0 0.0
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Wins 31 31 26.2 1.9 4.3 6.2 1.9 0.0 1.3 1.3 1.0 0.2 0.6
Losses 2 2 21.5 1.5 3.5 5.0 4.5 0.5 1.5 2.5 0.6 0.0 0.0
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November 7 7 20.6 2.0 4.0 6.0 2.0 - 1.6 1.4 1.1 0.1 0.7
December 4 4 29.5 2.5 5.8 8.3 3.3 0.0 0.5 1.3 0.4 0.0 0.0
January 8 8 25.5 1.1 4.3 5.4 1.6 - 1.1 1.1 1.0 0.3 0.6
February 8 8 23.9 1.5 3.1 4.6 2.6 0.1 1.3 1.5 0.8 0.3 0.9
March 6 6 33.0 2.8 4.8 7.7 1.2 - 1.7 1.7 1.0 0.3 0.5
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 33 33 855 62 139 201 68 1 42 46 0.9 7 20
Conference 14 14 357 21 55 76 26 0 17 17 1.0 4 11
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 20 20 495 36 78 114 33 1 30 31 1.0 5 16
Away 9 9 226 14 40 54 28 0 8 9 0.9 2 4
Neutral 4 4 134 12 21 33 7 - 4 6 0.7 0 0
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Wins 31 31 812 59 132 191 59 0 39 41 1.0 7 20
Losses 2 2 43 3 7 10 9 1 3 5 0.6 0 0
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November 7 7 144 14 28 42 14 - 11 10 1.1 1 5
December 4 4 118 10 23 33 13 0 2 5 0.4 0 0
January 8 8 204 9 34 43 13 - 9 9 1.0 2 5
February 8 8 191 12 25 37 21 1 10 12 0.8 2 7
March 6 6 198 17 29 46 7 - 10 10 1.0 2 3
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 33 33 25.9 2.9 6.5 9.4 3.2 0.0 2.0 2.2 0.9 0.3 0.9
Conference 14 14 25.5 2.4 6.2 8.5 2.9 0.0 1.9 1.9 1.0 0.4 1.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 20 20 24.8 2.9 6.3 9.2 2.7 0.1 2.4 2.5 1.0 0.4 1.3
Away 9 9 25.1 2.5 7.1 9.6 5.0 0.0 1.4 1.6 0.9 0.4 0.7
Neutral 4 4 33.5 3.6 6.3 9.9 2.1 0.0 1.2 1.8 0.7 0.0 0.0
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Wins 31 31 26.2 2.9 6.5 9.4 2.9 0.0 1.9 2.0 1.0 0.3 1.0
Losses 2 2 21.5 2.8 6.5 9.3 8.4 0.9 2.8 4.7 0.6 0.0 0.0
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November 7 7 20.6 3.9 7.8 11.7 3.9 0.0 3.1 2.8 1.1 0.3 1.4
December 4 4 29.5 3.4 7.8 11.2 4.4 0.0 0.7 1.7 0.4 0.0 0.0
January 8 8 25.5 1.8 6.7 8.4 2.5 0.0 1.8 1.8 1.0 0.4 1.0
February 8 8 23.9 2.5 5.2 7.7 4.4 0.2 2.1 2.5 0.8 0.4 1.5
March 6 6 33.0 3.4 5.9 9.3 1.4 0.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 0.4 0.6
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