34 Dale Francis
34 Dale Francis
Height: 6-8
Weight: 250
Year: Junior
Hometown: Leighton Buzzard, England
High School: Canarias Basketball Academy
Position: Forward
gp 30
pts/g 2.1
fg % 32.3
3pt % 33.3
ft % 75.0
reb/g 0.9
a/g 0.1

2014-15 (JUNIOR):
Appeared in 30 games and made 10 starts … averaged 2.1 points and 0.9 rebounds on the year … went 19-for-57 (.333) from downtown … knocked down a three and had two rebounds at Georgetown (11/18) … drained a three against UTSA (12/15) … hit three-of-five threes for a career-high 11 points at CSUN (12/20) … knocked down a key three at UCA (1/6) … drilled a pair of triples at Southeastern Louisiana (1/26) … went 2-for-3 from downtown at UIW (2/21) … drilled a three and posted a steal against HBU (3/5) … nailed a three and added a block against Abilene Christian (3/7) … hit a pair of jumpers for five points at FGCU (3/18) … scored eight points in the opening half against Kent State (3/23).

2013-14 (SOPHOMORE):
Appeared in 26 games off the bench … totaled 19 points, 13 rebounds and two blocks on the season … went 3-for-4 from the field for seven points in five minutes at Minnesota (12/28) … knocked down both his shots, including a three, at Oral Roberts (1/4).

2012-13 (FRESHMAN):
Played in 29 games and started the final 17 for the Islanders … averaged 2.0 points and 2.0 rebounds on the season … averaged 15.2 minutes while emerging as one of the team's top defenders … made his Islanders debut with a start against Texas Lutheran (11/10) … scored his first Islanders points with a jumper against Houston (11/25) … played 14 minutes and went 1-for-2 from the field at Iowa (12/1) … had four points and three rebounds against UTSA (12/21) … snared four boards in a career-high 28 minutes at Oklahoma (12/31) … scored six points and grabbed five rebounds in 30 minutes of action at McNeese State (1/10) … nabbed five rebounds at Nicholls (1/24) … scored eight points and grabbed four rebounds against Lamar (2/7) … went 5-for-7 for 10 points at Central Arkansas (2/14).

HIGH SCHOOL:
Played five years for Canarias Basketball Academy in the Canary Islands under head coach Rob Orellana … top European players are invited to take part in the year-round program … Canarias competes in the junior national championships in Spain … averaged 12 points and eight rebounds in 28 minutes per game as a senior … also played for England’s national team, representing the Under-16 squad at the European Championships in 2008, 2009 and 2010 … was also one of the final cuts for the Under-18 squad last year … took part in the Basketball Without Borders camp … camp featured the top players born in 1994 to train under NBA players and coaches … was one of two players from England selected to the camp, which was held in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and featured former NBA all-star Vlade Divac.

PERSONAL:
Dale Robert Francis was born on Jan. 1, 1994, in Wolverhampton, England … is the son of Daliah Francis-O’Brien and Patrick O’Brien … plans to major in business management … wants to become an entrepreneur.

Recent Games
Mar 5 Houston Baptist W, 85-72
Mar 7 Abilene Christian W, 58-27
Mar 12 vs. University of New Orleans W, 61-58
Mar 13 vs. Sam Houston State L, 70-67
Mar 18 at FGCU W, 75-69
Mar 23 Kent St. L, 69-65
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 30 16
Games started 10 2
Minutes 362 156
Minutes per game 12.1 9.8
FG 21-65 10-29
FG Pct 32.3 34.5
3PT 19-57 10-27
3PT Pct 33.3 37.0
FT 3-4 1-2
FT Pct 75.0 50.0
Off rebounds 11 4
Def rebounds 17 7
Total rebounds 28 11
Rebounds per game 0.9 0.7
Personal fouls 65 29
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 3 2
Turnovers 5 3
Assist to turnover ratio 0.6 0.7
Steals 4 1
Blocks 4 1
Points 64 31
Points per game 2.1 1.9
Points per 40 min 7.1 7.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 14 Our Lady of the Lake W, 73-58 1 16 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 18 at Georgetown L, 78-62 1 13 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Nov 23 at Saint Louis W, 62-56 1 13 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 25 at Bradley L, 52-38 1 16 0-3 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 28 Mississippi Val. W, 75-66 1 10 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 29 vs. Radford L, 57-46 1 12 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 6 Denver L, 64-48 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 UTSA L, 73-60 - 15 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 17 at Denver L, 83-73 - 7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 20 at CSUN W, 75-68 1 27 3-5 60.0 3-5 60.0 2-2 100.0 11
Dec 22 at Cal St. Fullerton L, 82-77 1 19 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Dec 30 Jarvis Christian W, 87-55 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 6 at Central Arkansas W, 77-70 - 5 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 10 McNeese State W, 71-61 1 22 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 12 Lamar L, 66-64 1 13 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 17 at Nicholls W, 69-66 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 Northwestern State W, 88-76 - 8 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 24 at New Orleans W, 71-67 - 9 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 26 at Southeastern Louisiana W, 70-61 - 10 2-3 66.7 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 6
Jan 31 at Stephen F. Austin L, 61-51 - 10 1-3 33.3 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Feb 3 Incarnate Word W, 71-70 - 8 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 7 at Sam Houston State L, 67-59 - 6 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 9 at Houston Baptist L, 77-66 - 4 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 14 Stephen F. Austin W, 71-63 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 New Orleans W, 55-53 - 5 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 21 at Incarnate Word L, 74-68 - 19 2-3 66.7 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 6
Feb 24 at Abilene Christian W, 67-44 - 11 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 1-2 50.0 4
Feb 28 Sam Houston State W, 61-59 - 9 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Mar 5 Houston Baptist W, 85-72 - 8 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Mar 7 Abilene Christian W, 58-27 - 9 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Mar 12 vs. University of New Orleans W, 61-58 - 12 0-3 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
Mar 13 vs. Sam Houston State L, 70-67 - 14 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Mar 18 at FGCU W, 75-69 - 18 2-2 100.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Mar 23 Kent St. L, 69-65 - 14 3-5 60.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 8
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 14 Our Lady of the Lake W, 73-58 1 16 3 0 3 0 0 - 0 0 3 0
Nov 18 at Georgetown L, 78-62 1 13 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 1 1 5 1
Nov 23 at Saint Louis W, 62-56 1 13 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Nov 25 at Bradley L, 52-38 1 16 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Nov 28 Mississippi Val. W, 75-66 1 10 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 0
Nov 29 vs. Radford L, 57-46 1 12 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 2 -
Dec 6 Denver L, 64-48 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 UTSA L, 73-60 - 15 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 3 0
Dec 17 at Denver L, 83-73 - 7 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 20 at CSUN W, 75-68 1 27 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 4 -
Dec 22 at Cal St. Fullerton L, 82-77 1 19 1 2 3 1 0 - 1 0 1 -
Dec 30 Jarvis Christian W, 87-55 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 6 at Central Arkansas W, 77-70 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Jan 10 McNeese State W, 71-61 1 22 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 12 Lamar L, 66-64 1 13 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 2 0
Jan 17 at Nicholls W, 69-66 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 Northwestern State W, 88-76 - 8 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Jan 24 at New Orleans W, 71-67 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Jan 26 at Southeastern Louisiana W, 70-61 - 10 2 1 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 31 at Stephen F. Austin L, 61-51 - 10 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 3 Incarnate Word W, 71-70 - 8 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 7 at Sam Houston State L, 67-59 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 9 at Houston Baptist L, 77-66 - 4 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Feb 14 Stephen F. Austin W, 71-63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 New Orleans W, 55-53 - 5 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 2 0
Feb 21 at Incarnate Word L, 74-68 - 19 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 24 at Abilene Christian W, 67-44 - 11 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 28 Sam Houston State W, 61-59 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Mar 5 Houston Baptist W, 85-72 - 8 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 0
Mar 7 Abilene Christian W, 58-27 - 9 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 1 1 0
Mar 12 vs. University of New Orleans W, 61-58 - 12 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 2 -
Mar 13 vs. Sam Houston State L, 70-67 - 14 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 4 -
Mar 18 at FGCU W, 75-69 - 18 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Mar 23 Kent St. L, 69-65 - 14 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2012-13 29 18 15.2 1.0-2.1 46.8 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.1 0.0 2.0
2013-14 26 - 4.8 0.3-0.6 50.0 0.1-0.2 75.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.7
2014-15 30 10 12.1 0.7-2.2 32.3 0.6-1.9 33.3 0.1-0.1 75.0 2.1
Total 85 28 10.9 0.7-1.7 40.6 0.3-0.7 36.1 0.0-0.1 37.5 1.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2012-13 29 18 441 29-62 46.8 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 58
2013-14 26 - 126 8-16 50.0 3-4 75.0 0-2 0.0 19
2014-15 30 10 362 21-65 32.3 19-57 33.3 3-4 75.0 64
Total 85 28 929 58-143 40.6 22-61 36.1 3-8 37.5 141
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2012-13 29 18 15.2 2.6-5.6 46.8 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.2 0.0 5.3
2013-14 26 - 4.8 2.5-5.1 50.0 1.0-1.3 75.0 0.0-0.6 0.0 6.0
2014-15 30 10 12.1 2.3-7.2 32.3 2.1-6.3 33.3 0.3-0.4 75.0 7.1
Total 85 28 10.9 2.5-6.2 40.6 0.9-2.6 36.1 0.1-0.3 37.5 6.1
  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 29 18 15.2 0.9 1.1 2.0 2.6 0.0 0.1 0.7 0.1 0.3 0.2
2013-14 26 - 4.8 0.1 0.4 0.5 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.1
2014-15 30 10 12.1 0.4 0.6 0.9 2.2 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.6 0.1 0.1
Total 85 28 10.9 0.5 0.7 1.2 2.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2012-13 29 18 441 26 33 59 75 0 3 21 0.1 8 7
2013-14 26 - 126 3 10 13 32 1 1 10 0.1 0 2
2014-15 30 10 362 11 17 28 65 1 3 5 0.6 4 4
Total 85 28 929 40 60 100 172 2 7 36 0.2 12 13
  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 29 18 15.2 2.4 3.0 5.4 6.8 0.0 0.3 1.9 0.1 0.7 0.6
2013-14 26 - 4.8 1.0 3.2 4.1 10.2 0.3 0.3 3.2 0.1 0.0 0.6
2014-15 30 10 12.1 1.2 1.9 3.1 7.2 0.1 0.3 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.4
Total 85 28 10.9 1.7 2.6 4.3 7.4 0.1 0.3 1.6 0.2 0.5 0.6
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 30 10 12.1 0.7-2.2 32.3 0.6-1.9 33.3 0.1-0.1 75.0 2.1
Conference 16 2 9.8 0.6-1.8 34.5 0.6-1.7 37.0 0.1-0.1 50.0 1.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 4 11.4 0.6-2.0 29.2 0.5-1.8 28.6 0.0-0.0 - 1.7
Away 15 5 12.5 0.9-2.3 40.0 0.9-2.0 43.3 0.2-0.3 75.0 2.9
Neutral 3 1 12.7 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
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Wins 17 5 11.8 0.7-1.9 37.5 0.6-1.7 37.9 0.2-0.2 75.0 2.2
Losses 13 5 12.5 0.7-2.5 27.3 0.6-2.2 28.6 0.0-0.0 - 2.0
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November 6 6 13.3 0.2-2.0 8.3 0.2-1.7 10.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.5
December 4 2 17.0 1.2-3.0 41.7 1.2-2.5 50.0 0.5-0.5 100.0 4.3
January 7 2 11.0 0.6-2.0 28.6 0.6-1.9 30.8 0.0-0.0 - 1.7
February 7 - 8.9 0.6-1.7 33.3 0.6-1.6 36.4 0.1-0.3 50.0 1.9
March 6 - 12.5 1.2-2.5 46.7 0.8-2.2 38.5 0.0-0.0 - 3.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 30 10 362 21-65 32.3 19-57 33.3 3-4 75.0 64
Conference 16 2 156 10-29 34.5 10-27 37.0 1-2 50.0 31
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 12 4 137 7-24 29.2 6-21 28.6 0-0 - 20
Away 15 5 187 14-35 40.0 13-30 43.3 3-4 75.0 44
Neutral 3 1 38 0-6 0.0 0-6 0.0 0-0 - 0
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Wins 17 5 200 12-32 37.5 11-29 37.9 3-4 75.0 38
Losses 13 5 162 9-33 27.3 8-28 28.6 0-0 - 26
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November 6 6 80 1-12 8.3 1-10 10.0 0-0 - 3
December 4 2 68 5-12 41.7 5-10 50.0 2-2 100.0 17
January 7 2 77 4-14 28.6 4-13 30.8 0-0 - 12
February 7 - 62 4-12 33.3 4-11 36.4 1-2 50.0 13
March 6 - 75 7-15 46.7 5-13 38.5 0-0 - 19
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 30 10 12.1 2.3-7.2 32.3 2.1-6.3 33.3 0.3-0.4 75.0 7.1
Conference 16 2 9.8 2.6-7.4 34.5 2.6-6.9 37.0 0.3-0.5 50.0 7.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 4 11.4 2.0-7.0 29.2 1.8-6.1 28.6 0.0-0.0 - 5.8
Away 15 5 12.5 3.0-7.5 40.0 2.8-6.4 43.3 0.6-0.9 75.0 9.4
Neutral 3 1 12.7 0.0-6.3 0.0 0.0-6.3 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
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Wins 17 5 11.8 2.4-6.4 37.5 2.2-5.8 37.9 0.6-0.8 75.0 7.6
Losses 13 5 12.5 2.2-8.1 27.3 2.0-6.9 28.6 0.0-0.0 - 6.4
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November 6 6 13.3 0.5-6.0 8.3 0.5-5.0 10.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.5
December 4 2 17.0 2.9-7.1 41.7 2.9-5.9 50.0 1.2-1.2 100.0 10.0
January 7 2 11.0 2.1-7.3 28.6 2.1-6.8 30.8 0.0-0.0 - 6.2
February 7 - 8.9 2.6-7.7 33.3 2.6-7.1 36.4 0.6-1.3 50.0 8.4
March 6 - 12.5 3.7-8.0 46.7 2.7-6.9 38.5 0.0-0.0 - 10.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 30 10 12.1 0.4 0.6 0.9 2.2 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.6 0.1 0.1
Conference 16 2 9.8 0.3 0.4 0.7 1.8 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.7 0.1 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 4 11.4 0.3 0.6 0.9 1.8 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.7 0.1 0.2
Away 15 5 12.5 0.5 0.7 1.1 2.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.1
Neutral 3 1 12.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.7 - 0.0 0.0 - 0.3 0.3
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Wins 17 5 11.8 0.4 0.7 1.1 2.1 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.2
Losses 13 5 12.5 0.3 0.4 0.7 2.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 2.0 0.2 0.1
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November 6 6 13.3 0.8 0.8 1.7 3.0 0.2 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.3
December 4 2 17.0 0.5 1.0 1.5 2.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 - 0.3 0.0
January 7 2 11.0 0.4 0.4 0.9 2.1 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.0 0.0
February 7 - 8.9 0.1 0.4 0.6 1.6 0.0 0.1 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
March 6 - 12.5 0.0 0.3 0.3 2.2 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 30 10 362 11 17 28 65 1 3 5 0.6 4 4
Conference 16 2 156 4 7 11 29 0 2 3 0.7 1 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 4 137 4 7 11 22 0 2 3 0.7 1 2
Away 15 5 187 7 10 17 35 1 1 2 0.5 2 1
Neutral 3 1 38 0 0 0 8 - 0 0 - 1 1
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Wins 17 5 200 7 12 19 36 0 1 4 0.3 1 3
Losses 13 5 162 4 5 9 29 1 2 1 2.0 3 1
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November 6 6 80 5 5 10 18 1 0 2 0.0 2 2
December 4 2 68 2 4 6 8 0 1 0 - 1 0
January 7 2 77 3 3 6 15 0 1 2 0.5 0 0
February 7 - 62 1 3 4 11 0 1 0 - 0 0
March 6 - 75 0 2 2 13 0 0 1 0.0 1 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 30 10 12.1 1.2 1.9 3.1 7.2 0.1 0.3 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.4
Conference 16 2 9.8 1.0 1.8 2.8 7.4 0.0 0.5 0.8 0.7 0.3 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 4 11.4 1.2 2.0 3.2 6.4 0.0 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.3 0.6
Away 15 5 12.5 1.5 2.1 3.6 7.5 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.2
Neutral 3 1 12.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 1.1 1.1
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Wins 17 5 11.8 1.4 2.4 3.8 7.2 0.0 0.2 0.8 0.3 0.2 0.6
Losses 13 5 12.5 1.0 1.2 2.2 7.2 0.2 0.5 0.2 2.0 0.7 0.2
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November 6 6 13.3 2.5 2.5 5.0 9.0 0.5 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 1.0
December 4 2 17.0 1.2 2.4 3.5 4.7 0.0 0.6 0.0 - 0.6 0.0
January 7 2 11.0 1.6 1.6 3.1 7.8 0.0 0.5 1.0 0.5 0.0 0.0
February 7 - 8.9 0.6 1.9 2.6 7.1 0.0 0.6 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
March 6 - 12.5 0.0 1.1 1.1 6.9 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.5 1.1