20 Holly Denfeld
20 Holly Denfeld
Height: 6-0
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Edgar, Wis.
High School: Edgar
Position: F
Major: AE/CM
gp 25
pts/g 20.2
fg % 58.7
3pt % 100.0
ft % 74.8
reb/g 11.1
a/g 2.2

CAREER: School-record holder with 1,825 career points, 750 made field goals, and a 57.1 field goal percentage … second with 1,054 rebounds and 104 games played … also ranks third with 97 blocked shots, fourth with 322 made free throws, and 10th with a .725 free throw percentage. 

2016-17: WBCA Allstate Good Works Team … WBCA All-America Honorable Mention … CoSIDA Academic All-America First Team … NACC Player of the Year … All-NACC First Team … led the NACC in scoring at 20.2 points per game, rebounding at 11.1 per game, and field goal percentage at 58.7 percent … numbers rose to 21.3 points, 11.3 rebounds, and 61.2 percent shooting in 20 league games … set a school record for field goal percentage for the third-straight season … started all 25 games … four-time NACC Player of the Week (Jan. 9, Feb. 6, Feb. 13, Feb. 20) … scored in double-figures in every game, extending a streak of 53-straight games with at least 10 points … scored 505 points, which is the fifth-most in a season in school history, grabbing 278 rebounds—fourth-most … posted 17 double-doubles … grabbed 19 rebounds twice in a three-game span Jan. 14, Jan. 19 … shot a school-record 17-of-19 (.895) from the field on her way to 39 points on Senior Day against Dominican Feb. 11 … added nine rebounds, six assists, and two steals in the game … then closed out the season with back-to-back 28-point games, finishing with four games with 28 points … scored 20-plus points 13 times.

 

2015-16: Josten’s Trophy winner … third junior to ever win Josten’s Trophy … CoSIDA Academic All-America First Team … WBCA All-America Honorable Mention … D3hoops.com All-Region First Team … NACC Player of the Year … All-NACC First Team … led the league with 19.7 points per game and a school-record 58.4 percent field goal percentage … was third with 9.7 rebounds per game … led the team with 31 teams and was second with 46 steals … named NACC Player of the Week five times, including back-to-back twice (Nov. 30, Jan. 4, Jan. 11, Feb. 8, Feb. 15) … reached double-figures in points in all 26 games, scoring 20+ 11 times … registered 11 double-doubles … scored 28 points with 15 rebounds and six blocks against Concordia Chicago Jan. 2 … also went 12-for-15 from the free throw line and hit the game-winning layup with 17 seconds remaining in the game … the next time out, scored 26 points and surpassed 1,000 career points in a win at Concordia Wisconsin Jan. 5 … had 23 points, 15 rebounds, two blocks and two steals against Concordia Wisconsin Jan. 27 … posted a five-game stretch Feb. 2-16 where she averaged 29.2 points per game, shooting 64.6 percent from the field (64-for-99) … in the first game, scored a school-record 40 points on 14-of-19 shooting from the field and 12-for-12 at the free throw line at Lakeland … also pulled down 17 rebounds in the game.

2014-15: CoSIDA Academic All-America Second Team ... All-NACC First Team … started all 27 games … led the team with 16.0 points and 9.6 rebounds per game, as well as 41 blocked shots … shot a school-record .578 from the field, third in the NACC and 15th in the nation … was fourth in the conference in points, third in rebounding and fifth in blocked shots … scoring total and average are each seventh in school history … 260 rebounds are sixth in school history and her block total is fifth … scored in double-figures 23 times, with seven 20-point outings and one 30-point game … grabbed 10-plus rebounds 14 times and posted 14 double-doubles …. scored 26 points at Edgewood Dec. 9 … had 22 points, 11 rebounds and five steals vs. Illinois Tech Dec. 17 … blocked six shots vs. Benedictine Jan. 14, tied for fifth-most in a game in school history … had 22 points and grabbed 17 rebounds in 45 minutes against Marian Jan. 20 … scored 31 points to go with 13 rebounds, three blocks and three steals in NACC Quarterfinal win over Edgewood Feb. 21 … capped the season with 14 points, 17 rebounds and four blocks at Benedictine in the NACC Semifinals.

2013-14: NACC Freshman of the Year ... All-NACC First Team ... NACC All-Freshman Team ... started all 26 games ... led the team with 14.5 points, 10.2 rebounds per game and a .528 field goal percentage ... was eighth in the NACC in scoring, second in rebounding and fifth in FG% ... FG% was second-best in school history, while scoring 376 points are ninth and 264 rebounds fifth ... posted 20 games with 10+ points, including 12 games of 20+, and 15 games with 10+ rebounds ... posted 11 double-doubles ... had 20 points on 9-of-11 shooting, the second-best shooting game in school history, at Mount Mary Nov. 25 ... posted seven-straight double-digit rebounding games Dec. 10-Jan. 8 ... had three double-doubles to both start and finish the streak ... scored 24 points and had 11 assists Dec. 14 vs. Dominican ... three days later, finished with 27 points, on 10-of-13 shooting, five assists and five steals vs. North Central ... pulled down 19 rebounds Feb. 4 vs. Edgewood ... scored 26 points on 11-of-14 shooting, with nine rebounds Feb. 12 at Concordia Wisconsin ... grabbed 15 boards at Dominican Feb. 15.

High School: Played volleyball, basketball and was on the track & field team ... earned first-team all-conference honors three times, once in volleyball and twice in basketball ... named conference co-player of the year as a senior ... helped track & field team to four state championships.

Personal: Daughter of Jeff and Donna ... majoring in architectural engineering and construction management.

Recent Games
Feb 1 Edgewood W, 51-31
Feb 4 at Aurora W, 69-59
Feb 7 Lakeland L, 59-54
Feb 11 Dominican (Ill.) W, 73-48
Feb 15 at Marian (Wis.) W, 55-43
Feb 18 at Rockford W, 56-52
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 25 20
Games started 25 20
Minutes 817 657
Minutes per game 32.7 32.9
FG 203-346 175-286
FG Pct 58.7 61.2
3PT 1-1 1-1
3PT Pct 100.0 100.0
FT 98-131 75-101
FT Pct 74.8 74.3
Off rebounds 86 68
Def rebounds 192 158
Total rebounds 278 226
Rebounds per game 11.1 11.3
Personal fouls 63 51
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 54 41
Turnovers 84 73
Assist to turnover ratio 0.6 0.6
Steals 33 24
Blocks 11 8
Points 505 426
Points per game 20.2 21.3
Points per 40 min 24.7 25.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 19 Lake Forest W, 63-53 1 32 6-11 54.5 0-0 - 9-12 75.0 21
Nov 21 at Concordia Chicago L, 73-56 1 29 7-8 87.5 0-0 - 0-0 - 14
Nov 26 at Wis. Lutheran L, 74-58 1 37 6-10 60.0 0-0 - 9-10 90.0 21
Dec 3 Alverno W, 61-56 1 37 11-14 78.6 0-0 - 1-5 20.0 23
Dec 7 at Edgewood W, 58-40 1 34 7-12 58.3 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 17
Dec 10 at Dominican (Ill.) W, 58-52 1 37 9-19 47.4 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 20
Dec 12 Maranatha Baptist W, 60-34 1 31 7-11 63.6 0-0 - 5-5 100.0 19
Dec 14 Illinois Tech W, 79-19 1 28 6-14 42.9 0-0 - 3-3 100.0 15
Dec 30 vs. Hendrix L, 63-45 1 34 3-11 27.3 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 10
Dec 31 at Texas-Dallas L, 75-41 1 35 6-13 46.2 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 14
Jan 3 Concordia (Wis.) L, 59-47 1 24 7-11 63.6 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 18
Jan 7 Aurora W, 60-50 1 38 8-15 53.3 0-0 - 4-8 50.0 20
Jan 11 at Lakeland L, 61-57 1 34 5-9 55.6 0-0 - 6-9 66.7 16
Jan 14 Concordia Chicago L, 81-75 1 43 12-19 63.2 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 28
Jan 18 Wis. Lutheran L, 69-63 1 28 7-14 50.0 0-0 - 4-5 80.0 18
Jan 21 at Benedictine (Ill.) L, 53-45 1 33 7-12 58.3 0-0 - 3-3 100.0 17
Jan 24 at Concordia (Wis.) L, 56-44 1 34 4-11 36.4 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 12
Jan 28 Rockford L, 65-55 1 34 9-16 56.3 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 20
Jan 30 Marian (Wis.) W, 65-48 1 23 9-12 75.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 21
Feb 1 Edgewood W, 51-31 1 29 9-16 56.3 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 21
Feb 4 at Aurora W, 69-59 1 32 8-14 57.1 0-0 - 12-13 92.3 28
Feb 7 Lakeland L, 59-54 1 31 6-15 40.0 0-0 - 5-7 71.4 17
Feb 11 Dominican (Ill.) W, 73-48 1 31 17-19 89.5 1-1 100.0 4-5 80.0 39
Feb 15 at Marian (Wis.) W, 55-43 1 35 14-18 77.8 0-0 - 0-0 - 28
Feb 18 at Rockford W, 56-52 1 34 13-22 59.1 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 28
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 19 Lake Forest W, 63-53 1 32 6 9 15 2 1 2.0 1 0 4 -
Nov 21 at Concordia Chicago L, 73-56 1 29 4 8 12 1 1 1.0 0 0 4 -
Nov 26 at Wis. Lutheran L, 74-58 1 37 0 7 7 1 2 0.5 0 0 4 -
Dec 3 Alverno W, 61-56 1 37 2 7 9 1 6 0.2 1 0 2 -
Dec 7 at Edgewood W, 58-40 1 34 3 3 6 6 3 2.0 0 1 3 -
Dec 10 at Dominican (Ill.) W, 58-52 1 37 2 8 10 1 4 0.3 1 1 3 -
Dec 12 Maranatha Baptist W, 60-34 1 31 6 6 12 1 5 0.2 2 2 2 -
Dec 14 Illinois Tech W, 79-19 1 28 4 6 10 3 1 3.0 5 1 2 -
Dec 30 vs. Hendrix L, 63-45 1 34 0 5 5 5 2 2.5 1 0 2 -
Dec 31 at Texas-Dallas L, 75-41 1 35 2 8 10 2 2 1.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 3 Concordia (Wis.) L, 59-47 1 24 3 10 13 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Jan 7 Aurora W, 60-50 1 38 9 7 16 2 4 0.5 0 0 0 -
Jan 11 at Lakeland L, 61-57 1 34 4 9 13 3 4 0.8 2 0 2 -
Jan 14 Concordia Chicago L, 81-75 1 43 5 14 19 3 3 1.0 2 1 5 1
Jan 18 Wis. Lutheran L, 69-63 1 28 2 4 6 3 4 0.8 2 0 4 -
Jan 21 at Benedictine (Ill.) L, 53-45 1 33 3 16 19 0 3 0.0 1 0 3 -
Jan 24 at Concordia (Wis.) L, 56-44 1 34 2 8 10 1 6 0.2 2 2 1 -
Jan 28 Rockford L, 65-55 1 34 4 4 8 4 6 0.7 3 1 3 -
Jan 30 Marian (Wis.) W, 65-48 1 23 3 8 11 1 4 0.3 0 0 0 -
Feb 1 Edgewood W, 51-31 1 29 5 9 14 1 6 0.2 2 2 2 -
Feb 4 at Aurora W, 69-59 1 32 4 3 7 2 2 1.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 7 Lakeland L, 59-54 1 31 5 8 13 3 3 1.0 2 0 4 -
Feb 11 Dominican (Ill.) W, 73-48 1 31 2 7 9 6 3 2.0 2 0 1 -
Feb 15 at Marian (Wis.) W, 55-43 1 35 2 8 10 0 2 0.0 2 0 3 -
Feb 18 at Rockford W, 56-52 1 34 4 10 14 1 5 0.2 2 0 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2013-14 26 26 30.9 5.7-10.8 52.8 0.1-0.3 28.6 2.9-4.4 66.7 14.5
2014-15 27 27 31.1 6.6-11.4 57.8 0.0-0.0 - 2.8-3.7 74.3 16.0
2015-16 26 26 33.7 8.5-14.5 58.4 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.8-3.8 74.5 19.7
2016-17 25 25 32.7 8.1-13.8 58.7 0.0-0.0 100.0 3.9-5.2 74.8 20.2
Total 104 104 32.1 7.2-12.6 57.1 0.0-0.1 25.0 3.1-4.3 72.5 17.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2013-14 26 26 803 149-282 52.8 2-7 28.6 76-114 66.7 376
2014-15 27 27 840 178-308 57.8 0-0 - 75-101 74.3 431
2015-16 26 26 876 220-377 58.4 0-4 0.0 73-98 74.5 513
2016-17 25 25 817 203-346 58.7 1-1 100.0 98-131 74.8 505
Total 104 104 3336 750-1313 57.1 3-12 25.0 322-444 72.5 1825
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2013-14 26 26 30.9 7.4-14.0 52.8 0.1-0.3 28.6 3.8-5.7 66.7 18.7
2014-15 27 27 31.1 8.5-14.7 57.8 0.0-0.0 - 3.6-4.8 74.3 20.5
2015-16 26 26 33.7 10.0-17.2 58.4 0.0-0.2 0.0 3.3-4.5 74.5 23.4
2016-17 25 25 32.7 9.9-16.9 58.7 0.0-0.0 100.0 4.8-6.4 74.8 24.7
Total 104 104 32.1 9.0-15.7 57.1 0.0-0.1 25.0 3.9-5.3 72.5 21.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2013-14 26 26 30.9 3.3 6.9 10.2 3.4 0.2 1.7 3.0 0.6 1.3 0.5
2014-15 27 27 31.1 3.6 6.0 9.6 2.8 0.1 1.6 3.0 0.5 1.6 1.5
2015-16 26 26 33.7 3.4 6.3 9.7 2.9 0.1 1.5 2.2 0.7 1.8 1.2
2016-17 25 25 32.7 3.4 7.7 11.1 2.5 0.0 2.2 3.4 0.6 1.3 0.4
Total 104 104 32.1 3.4 6.7 10.1 2.9 0.1 1.7 2.9 0.6 1.5 0.9
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2013-14 26 26 803 85 179 264 88 5 44 78 0.6 33 14
2014-15 27 27 840 98 162 260 75 3 42 82 0.5 42 41
2015-16 26 26 876 88 164 252 75 2 40 58 0.7 46 31
2016-17 25 25 817 86 192 278 63 1 54 84 0.6 33 11
Total 104 104 3336 357 697 1054 301 11 180 302 0.6 154 97
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2013-14 26 26 30.9 4.2 8.9 13.2 4.4 0.2 2.2 3.9 0.6 1.6 0.7
2014-15 27 27 31.1 4.7 7.7 12.4 3.6 0.1 2.0 3.9 0.5 2.0 2.0
2015-16 26 26 33.7 4.0 7.5 11.5 3.4 0.1 1.8 2.6 0.7 2.1 1.4
2016-17 25 25 32.7 4.2 9.4 13.6 3.1 0.0 2.6 4.1 0.6 1.6 0.5
Total 104 104 32.1 4.3 8.4 12.6 3.6 0.1 2.2 3.6 0.6 1.8 1.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 25 25 32.7 8.1-13.8 58.7 0.0-0.0 100.0 3.9-5.2 74.8 20.2
Conference 20 20 32.9 8.8-14.3 61.2 0.1-0.1 100.0 3.8-5.0 74.3 21.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 31.5 8.8-14.4 61.0 0.1-0.1 100.0 3.9-5.4 72.9 21.5
Away 11 11 34.0 7.8-13.5 58.1 0.0-0.0 - 3.9-5.0 78.2 19.5
Neutral 1 1 34.0 3.0-11.0 27.3 0.0-0.0 - 4.0-6.0 66.7 10.0
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Wins 13 13 32.4 9.5-15.2 62.9 0.1-0.1 100.0 3.9-5.3 73.9 23.1
Losses 12 12 33.0 6.6-12.4 53.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.9-5.2 75.8 17.1
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November 3 3 32.7 6.3-9.7 65.5 0.0-0.0 - 6.0-7.3 81.8 18.7
December 7 7 33.7 7.0-13.4 52.1 0.0-0.0 - 2.9-4.3 66.7 16.9
January 9 9 32.3 7.6-13.2 57.1 0.0-0.0 - 3.8-5.2 72.3 18.9
February 6 6 32.0 11.2-17.3 64.4 0.2-0.2 100.0 4.3-5.3 81.3 26.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 25 25 817 203-346 58.7 1-1 100.0 98-131 74.8 505
Conference 20 20 657 175-286 61.2 1-1 100.0 75-101 74.3 426
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 13 13 409 114-187 61.0 1-1 100.0 51-70 72.9 280
Away 11 11 374 86-148 58.1 0-0 - 43-55 78.2 215
Neutral 1 1 34 3-11 27.3 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 10
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Wins 13 13 421 124-197 62.9 1-1 100.0 51-69 73.9 300
Losses 12 12 396 79-149 53.0 0-0 - 47-62 75.8 205
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November 3 3 98 19-29 65.5 0-0 - 18-22 81.8 56
December 7 7 236 49-94 52.1 0-0 - 20-30 66.7 118
January 9 9 291 68-119 57.1 0-0 - 34-47 72.3 170
February 6 6 192 67-104 64.4 1-1 100.0 26-32 81.3 161
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 25 25 32.7 9.9-16.9 58.7 0.0-0.0 100.0 4.8-6.4 74.8 24.7
Conference 20 20 32.9 10.7-17.4 61.2 0.1-0.1 100.0 4.6-6.1 74.3 25.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 31.5 11.1-18.3 61.0 0.1-0.1 100.0 5.0-6.8 72.9 27.4
Away 11 11 34.0 9.2-15.8 58.1 0.0-0.0 - 4.6-5.9 78.2 23.0
Neutral 1 1 34.0 3.5-12.9 27.3 0.0-0.0 - 4.7-7.1 66.7 11.8
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Wins 13 13 32.4 11.8-18.7 62.9 0.1-0.1 100.0 4.8-6.6 73.9 28.5
Losses 12 12 33.0 8.0-15.1 53.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.7-6.3 75.8 20.7
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November 3 3 32.7 7.8-11.8 65.5 0.0-0.0 - 7.3-9.0 81.8 22.9
December 7 7 33.7 8.3-15.9 52.1 0.0-0.0 - 3.4-5.1 66.7 20.0
January 9 9 32.3 9.3-16.4 57.1 0.0-0.0 - 4.7-6.5 72.3 23.4
February 6 6 32.0 14.0-21.7 64.4 0.2-0.2 100.0 5.4-6.7 81.3 33.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 25 25 32.7 3.4 7.7 11.1 2.5 0.0 2.2 3.4 0.6 1.3 0.4
Conference 20 20 32.9 3.4 7.9 11.3 2.5 0.1 2.0 3.6 0.6 1.2 0.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 31.5 4.3 7.6 11.9 2.5 0.1 2.4 3.7 0.6 1.7 0.5
Away 11 11 34.0 2.7 8.0 10.7 2.6 - 1.6 3.1 0.5 0.9 0.4
Neutral 1 1 34.0 0.0 5.0 5.0 2.0 - 5.0 2.0 2.5 1.0 0.0
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Wins 13 13 32.4 4.0 7.0 11.0 2.0 - 2.1 3.5 0.6 1.4 0.5
Losses 12 12 33.0 2.8 8.4 11.3 3.1 0.1 2.3 3.2 0.7 1.3 0.3
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November 3 3 32.7 3.3 8.0 11.3 4.0 - 1.3 1.3 1.0 0.3 0.0
December 7 7 33.7 2.7 6.1 8.9 2.3 - 2.7 3.3 0.8 1.4 0.7
January 9 9 32.3 3.9 8.9 12.8 2.3 0.1 2.0 4.0 0.5 1.3 0.4
February 6 6 32.0 3.7 7.5 11.2 2.3 - 2.2 3.5 0.6 1.7 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 25 25 817 86 192 278 63 1 54 84 0.6 33 11
Conference 20 20 657 68 158 226 51 1 41 73 0.6 24 8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 409 56 99 155 32 1 31 48 0.6 22 7
Away 11 11 374 30 88 118 29 - 18 34 0.5 10 4
Neutral 1 1 34 0 5 5 2 - 5 2 2.5 1 0
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Wins 13 13 421 52 91 143 26 - 27 46 0.6 18 7
Losses 12 12 396 34 101 135 37 1 27 38 0.7 15 4
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November 3 3 98 10 24 34 12 - 4 4 1.0 1 0
December 7 7 236 19 43 62 16 - 19 23 0.8 10 5
January 9 9 291 35 80 115 21 1 18 36 0.5 12 4
February 6 6 192 22 45 67 14 - 13 21 0.6 10 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 25 25 32.7 4.2 9.4 13.6 3.1 0.0 2.6 4.1 0.6 1.6 0.5
Conference 20 20 32.9 4.1 9.6 13.8 3.1 0.1 2.5 4.4 0.6 1.5 0.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 31.5 5.5 9.7 15.2 3.1 0.1 3.0 4.7 0.6 2.2 0.7
Away 11 11 34.0 3.2 9.4 12.6 3.1 0.0 1.9 3.6 0.5 1.1 0.4
Neutral 1 1 34.0 0.0 5.9 5.9 2.4 0.0 5.9 2.4 2.5 1.2 0.0
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Wins 13 13 32.4 4.9 8.6 13.6 2.5 0.0 2.6 4.4 0.6 1.7 0.7
Losses 12 12 33.0 3.4 10.2 13.6 3.7 0.1 2.7 3.8 0.7 1.5 0.4
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November 3 3 32.7 4.1 9.8 13.9 4.9 0.0 1.6 1.6 1.0 0.4 0.0
December 7 7 33.7 3.2 7.3 10.5 2.7 0.0 3.2 3.9 0.8 1.7 0.8
January 9 9 32.3 4.8 11.0 15.8 2.9 0.1 2.5 4.9 0.5 1.6 0.5
February 6 6 32.0 4.6 9.4 14.0 2.9 0.0 2.7 4.4 0.6 2.1 0.4