44 Kelsey Santagata
44 Kelsey Santagata
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Stamford
High School: Stamford '14
Position: Forward
gp 27
pts/g 9.3
fg % 43.0
3pt % 19.0
ft % 73.7
reb/g 5.5
a/g 2.4

Transferred to Eastern in the fall of 2016 after playing basketball during the fall semester of 2014 at Keene State College... at Keene, appeared in eight games with four starts, averaging 17.8 minutes, 6.8 points and 2.6 rebounds... named NEWBA Rookie-of-the-Week Dec. 2, 2014 after scoring ten points and contributing three rebounds, two steals, two blocks and an assist in a 66-46 victroy over Trinity College... came off the bench to play 18 minutes and add six points and six rebounds in her first Little East Conference game, a 58-47 home win over UMass Boston Dec. 6 of that year... in her collegiate debut in a 79-48 loss to No. 4 Tufts at the Ramada Roundball Invitational hosted by the University of New England, played 25 minutes off the bench, scoring a team-high 16 points (7-of-12 FG, 2-of-2 FT) with three rebounds, two assists, steal and blocked shot en route to all-tournament recognition...

Enters her senior season ranked tenth all-time with an average of 0.78 blocked shots in 51 games in an Eastern uniform...

Coach Bierly:Kelsey is a very talented offensive player and one of our team leaders.  She has worked hard at being more disciplined offensively and defensively – she needs to stay out of foul trouble this year so that we can keep her on the floor.” 

2017/18: Received her 2nd varsity letter, as a 2nd year member on the team...started in all 26 games, with three 3-pointers, averaging 10.7 points, 6.3 rebounds, and 3.57 assists... in LEC play, averaged 11.1 points, 6.4 rebounds, and 3.7 assists...season-highs (p-r-a-3s-b): 21-11-11-1-4...

2016/17: Among seven new players on roster, leading all newcomers in starts and minutes (26.4)... started 21 of the 25 games in which she appeared, missing three games late in the season due to injury... finished second on the team in scoring (10.6) and third in rebounding (6.8)... had five double-doubles, four coming in the first eight games of the season... equalled the most rebounds (15) by a player on the team in a game in the second game of the year -- a four-point win over New England College at the Gordon College Classic Nov. 18... in two games at the Gordon Classic, totalled 24 points and 28 rebounds... had 14 points and 11 rebounds in 22 minutes in an eight-point loss to SUNY Poly in the first round of the NCAA tournament March 3 at the University of Scranton...  season-highs (p-r-a-b-3s) 19-15-5-2-1... 

Career-highs (thru 18/19): 40 min., 21 pts., 15 rebs., 11 assists, 4 blocks, 5 steals, two 3-pointer...

High School: Played basketball for four years and lacrosse for two... in basketball, first-team all-conference and MVP of East-West Invitational All-Star Game... two-year basketball captain...

PERSONAL: Born Kelsey L. Santagata November 17, 1995…Parents: Robyn and Nick…Siblings:  Jessica…  Major: Psychology... Minor: Health … Residence: Stamford, CT…

KELSEY...REVEALED

If you did not have to sleep, what would you do with the extra time? Play silent library with my friends

What song have you completely memorized? ABC’s

What could you give a 30 minute presentation on with absolutely no preparation? Dogs

What would you rate a 10/10? Denise Bierly

What fad or trend do you hope comes back? Groutfits forever

What is one thing do you really want but cannot afford? A beach house with a boat

What question would you most like to know the answer to? Do dogs know what you’re actually saying

What dumb accomplishment are you most proud of? Meeting Marc and Brenden

What stereotype do you completely live up to? Marcus Miller

What is one of your favorite smells? The beach

What is something your friends would consider “so you”? Anything fitness/health related

What gets you fired up? Locker room pre-game

What irrational fear do you have? Being homeless

What was the most memorable gift you received? Concert tickets

What stat for your life would you most like to see? How many times I cry during midterm and finals week

Which one of your scars has the best story behind it? My left knee. I got it from falling off my scooter because I didn’t want to get my new white sneakers dirty

What is the worst and best thing about getting older? Worst: getting older and best: money

What childish thing do you still enjoy? Just about everything

What is your spirit animal? A monkey

What is your pet peeve? Brenda Miller

 

 

Recent Games
Feb 9 Western Conn. St. W, 79-61
Feb 13 at Castleton W, 61-56
Feb 16 at Keene St. W, 80-50
Feb 22 vs. Southern Me. W, 93-58
Feb 23 at Mass.-Dartmouth W, 77-72
Mar 1 vs. Johns Hopkins L, 58-42
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 16
Games started 16 9
Minutes 732 432
Minutes per game 27.1 27.0
FG 110-256 58-139
FG Pct 43.0 41.7
3PT 4-21 1-11
3PT Pct 19.0 9.1
FT 28-38 13-20
FT Pct 73.7 65.0
Off rebounds 27 14
Def rebounds 121 81
Total rebounds 148 95
Rebounds per game 5.5 5.9
Personal fouls 52 33
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 64 34
Turnovers 56 36
Assist to turnover ratio 1.1 0.9
Steals 18 10
Blocks 19 11
Points 252 130
Points per game 9.3 8.1
Points per 40 min 13.8 12.0
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 16 vs. Roger Williams W, 58-45 1 36 9-16 56.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 18
Nov 17 at Trinity (Conn.) L, 68-48 1 25 1-4 25.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Nov 20 at Amherst W, 70-67 1 34 6-13 46.2 2-3 66.7 3-4 75.0 17
Nov 25 Williams L, 74-59 1 30 4-11 36.4 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 10
Nov 28 at Rhode Island Col. W, 60-52 1 35 6-16 37.5 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 13
Dec 1 Mass.-Boston W, 75-70 1 32 3-11 27.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 6
Dec 5 at Western Conn. St. W, 99-70 1 24 5-7 71.4 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 13
Dec 8 at Plymouth St. W, 69-57 1 33 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 12
Dec 29 at Salem St. W, 77-53 1 23 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 11
Dec 30 vs. Endicott L, 54-51 1 32 3-10 30.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Jan 2 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 75-65 1 28 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 0-0 - 10
Jan 8 Castleton L, 59-48 1 35 4-11 36.4 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 8
Jan 10 Southern Me. L, 64-56 1 35 3-11 27.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 12 Keene St. W, 60-44 1 26 5-7 71.4 0-0 - 0-0 - 10
Jan 16 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 64-60 1 34 4-10 40.0 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 11
Jan 19 Rhode Island Col. W, 52-48 1 15 0-7 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 22 Connecticut Col. W, 66-57 - 23 6-15 40.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 14
Jan 24 at Western New Eng. L, 67-57 - 17 1-7 14.3 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Jan 26 Plymouth St. W, 76-41 - 14 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 30 at Mass.-Boston W, 72-57 - 23 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 5
Feb 2 Mass.-Dartmouth L, 73-55 - 25 3-10 30.0 0-2 0.0 4-6 66.7 10
Feb 6 at Southern Me. W, 59-52 - 29 5-9 55.6 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 10
Feb 9 Western Conn. St. W, 79-61 - 28 5-9 55.6 0-0 - 0-0 - 10
Feb 13 at Castleton W, 61-56 - 21 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Feb 16 at Keene St. W, 80-50 - 23 5-10 50.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 10
Feb 22 vs. Southern Me. W, 93-58 - 17 8-11 72.7 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 20
Feb 23 at Mass.-Dartmouth W, 77-72 - 35 4-14 28.6 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 8
Mar 1 vs. Johns Hopkins L, 58-42 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 16 vs. Roger Williams W, 58-45 1 36 3 2 5 8 1 8.0 1 0 3 -
Nov 17 at Trinity (Conn.) L, 68-48 1 25 0 3 3 2 2 1.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 20 at Amherst W, 70-67 1 34 3 4 7 2 2 1.0 2 0 0 -
Nov 25 Williams L, 74-59 1 30 3 4 7 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 28 at Rhode Island Col. W, 60-52 1 35 1 2 3 2 3 0.7 0 2 2 -
Dec 1 Mass.-Boston W, 75-70 1 32 0 6 6 1 1 1.0 0 1 3 -
Dec 5 at Western Conn. St. W, 99-70 1 24 1 6 7 2 3 0.7 1 2 3 -
Dec 8 at Plymouth St. W, 69-57 1 33 1 3 4 2 1 2.0 2 0 4 -
Dec 29 at Salem St. W, 77-53 1 23 0 3 3 3 2 1.5 1 2 2 -
Dec 30 vs. Endicott L, 54-51 1 32 0 6 6 2 1 2.0 1 2 1 -
Jan 2 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 75-65 1 28 0 3 3 4 2 2.0 0 2 2 -
Jan 8 Castleton L, 59-48 1 35 2 7 9 1 5 0.2 0 0 1 -
Jan 10 Southern Me. L, 64-56 1 35 0 10 10 2 4 0.5 1 0 1 -
Jan 12 Keene St. W, 60-44 1 26 2 5 7 1 3 0.3 1 0 1 -
Jan 16 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 64-60 1 34 1 7 8 0 2 0.0 1 2 3 -
Jan 19 Rhode Island Col. W, 52-48 1 15 1 1 2 1 1 1.0 1 1 0 -
Jan 22 Connecticut Col. W, 66-57 - 23 2 3 5 4 2 2.0 1 0 0 -
Jan 24 at Western New Eng. L, 67-57 - 17 1 1 2 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Jan 26 Plymouth St. W, 76-41 - 14 0 5 5 2 0 - 0 1 0 -
Jan 30 at Mass.-Boston W, 72-57 - 23 1 3 4 3 1 3.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 2 Mass.-Dartmouth L, 73-55 - 25 1 3 4 3 1 3.0 1 1 1 -
Feb 6 at Southern Me. W, 59-52 - 29 0 5 5 2 1 2.0 0 1 1 -
Feb 9 Western Conn. St. W, 79-61 - 28 3 11 14 6 4 1.5 0 0 3 -
Feb 13 at Castleton W, 61-56 - 21 0 2 2 5 4 1.3 1 0 5 1
Feb 16 at Keene St. W, 80-50 - 23 0 5 5 1 2 0.5 0 0 2 -
Feb 22 vs. Southern Me. W, 93-58 - 17 1 5 6 1 1 1.0 1 2 2 -
Feb 23 at Mass.-Dartmouth W, 77-72 - 35 0 6 6 3 4 0.8 1 0 3 -
Mar 1 vs. Johns Hopkins L, 58-42 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 25 21 26.5 4.4-10.9 40.3 0.1-0.2 50.0 1.6-2.4 69.5 10.6
2017-18 26 26 33.0 4.6-10.8 42.2 0.1-0.5 25.0 1.4-2.3 61.7 10.7
2018-19 27 16 27.1 4.1-9.5 43.0 0.1-0.8 19.0 1.0-1.4 73.7 9.3
Total 78 63 28.9 4.3-10.4 41.8 0.1-0.5 25.6 1.4-2.0 67.5 10.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 25 21 662 110-273 40.3 3-6 50.0 41-59 69.5 264
2017-18 26 26 857 119-282 42.2 3-12 25.0 37-60 61.7 278
2018-19 27 16 732 110-256 43.0 4-21 19.0 28-38 73.7 252
Total 78 63 2251 339-811 41.8 10-39 25.6 106-157 67.5 794
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 25 21 26.5 6.6-16.5 40.3 0.2-0.4 50.0 2.5-3.6 69.5 16.0
2017-18 26 26 33.0 5.6-13.2 42.2 0.1-0.6 25.0 1.7-2.8 61.7 13.0
2018-19 27 16 27.1 6.0-14.0 43.0 0.2-1.1 19.0 1.5-2.1 73.7 13.8
Total 78 63 28.9 6.0-14.4 41.8 0.2-0.7 25.6 1.9-2.8 67.5 14.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 25 21 26.5 2.5 4.2 6.8 2.6 0.0 1.8 2.6 0.7 1.6 0.9
2017-18 26 26 33.0 0.9 5.4 6.3 3.0 0.1 3.6 2.7 1.3 1.2 0.7
2018-19 27 16 27.1 1.0 4.5 5.5 1.9 0.0 2.4 2.1 1.1 0.7 0.7
Total 78 63 28.9 1.4 4.7 6.2 2.5 0.1 2.6 2.5 1.1 1.1 0.8
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 25 21 662 63 106 169 65 0 46 66 0.7 40 22
2017-18 26 26 857 23 141 164 79 3 93 71 1.3 31 18
2018-19 27 16 732 27 121 148 52 1 64 56 1.1 18 19
Total 78 63 2251 113 368 481 196 4 203 193 1.1 89 59
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 25 21 26.5 3.8 6.4 10.2 3.9 0.0 2.8 4.0 0.7 2.4 1.3
2017-18 26 26 33.0 1.1 6.6 7.7 3.7 0.1 4.3 3.3 1.3 1.4 0.8
2018-19 27 16 27.1 1.5 6.6 8.1 2.8 0.1 3.5 3.1 1.1 1.0 1.0
Total 78 63 28.9 2.0 6.5 8.5 3.5 0.1 3.6 3.4 1.1 1.6 1.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 16 27.1 4.1-9.5 43.0 0.1-0.8 19.0 1.0-1.4 73.7 9.3
Conference 16 9 27.0 3.6-8.7 41.7 0.1-0.7 9.1 0.8-1.2 65.0 8.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 7 26.5 3.5-9.5 37.5 0.0-0.7 0.0 0.7-0.9 80.0 7.8
Away 13 7 27.4 3.9-8.8 44.3 0.3-0.8 40.0 1.1-1.7 63.6 9.2
Neutral 3 2 28.3 6.7-12.3 54.1 0.0-1.0 0.0 2.0-2.0 100.0 15.3
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Wins 19 10 26.3 4.6-9.6 47.8 0.1-0.4 25.0 0.9-1.3 70.8 10.2
Losses 8 6 29.1 2.9-9.2 31.1 0.2-1.6 15.4 1.4-1.8 78.6 7.4
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November 5 5 32.0 5.2-12.0 43.3 0.4-1.2 33.3 1.4-1.8 77.8 12.2
December 5 5 28.8 4.2-8.8 47.7 0.0-0.6 0.0 1.6-2.2 72.7 10.0
January 10 6 25.0 3.1-8.5 36.5 0.2-0.9 22.2 0.5-0.5 100.0 6.9
February 7 - 25.4 4.6-9.6 47.8 0.0-0.4 0.0 1.1-1.9 61.5 10.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 16 732 110-256 43.0 4-21 19.0 28-38 73.7 252
Conference 16 9 432 58-139 41.7 1-11 9.1 13-20 65.0 130
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 11 7 291 39-104 37.5 0-8 0.0 8-10 80.0 86
Away 13 7 356 51-115 44.3 4-10 40.0 14-22 63.6 120
Neutral 3 2 85 20-37 54.1 0-3 0.0 6-6 100.0 46
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Wins 19 10 499 87-182 47.8 2-8 25.0 17-24 70.8 193
Losses 8 6 233 23-74 31.1 2-13 15.4 11-14 78.6 59
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November 5 5 160 26-60 43.3 2-6 33.3 7-9 77.8 61
December 5 5 144 21-44 47.7 0-3 0.0 8-11 72.7 50
January 10 6 250 31-85 36.5 2-9 22.2 5-5 100.0 69
February 7 - 178 32-67 47.8 0-3 0.0 8-13 61.5 72
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 27 16 27.1 6.0-14.0 43.0 0.2-1.1 19.0 1.5-2.1 73.7 13.8
Conference 16 9 27.0 5.4-12.9 41.7 0.1-1.0 9.1 1.2-1.9 65.0 12.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 7 26.5 5.4-14.3 37.5 0.0-1.1 0.0 1.1-1.4 80.0 11.8
Away 13 7 27.4 5.7-12.9 44.3 0.4-1.1 40.0 1.6-2.5 63.6 13.5
Neutral 3 2 28.3 9.4-17.4 54.1 0.0-1.4 0.0 2.8-2.8 100.0 21.6
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Wins 19 10 26.3 7.0-14.6 47.8 0.2-0.6 25.0 1.4-1.9 70.8 15.5
Losses 8 6 29.1 3.9-12.7 31.1 0.3-2.2 15.4 1.9-2.4 78.6 10.1
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November 5 5 32.0 6.5-15.0 43.3 0.5-1.5 33.3 1.8-2.2 77.8 15.3
December 5 5 28.8 5.8-12.2 47.7 0.0-0.8 0.0 2.2-3.1 72.7 13.9
January 10 6 25.0 5.0-13.6 36.5 0.3-1.4 22.2 0.8-0.8 100.0 11.0
February 7 - 25.4 7.2-15.1 47.8 0.0-0.7 0.0 1.8-2.9 61.5 16.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 16 27.1 1.0 4.5 5.5 1.9 0.0 2.4 2.1 1.1 0.7 0.7
Conference 16 9 27.0 0.9 5.1 5.9 2.1 0.1 2.1 2.3 0.9 0.6 0.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 7 26.5 1.3 5.3 6.5 1.2 - 2.3 2.2 1.0 0.5 0.5
Away 13 7 27.4 0.7 3.8 4.5 2.5 0.1 2.2 2.2 1.0 0.8 0.7
Neutral 3 2 28.3 1.3 4.3 5.7 2.0 - 3.7 1.0 3.7 1.0 1.3
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Wins 19 10 26.3 1.0 4.2 5.2 2.1 0.1 2.8 2.0 1.4 0.7 0.7
Losses 8 6 29.1 1.0 5.1 6.1 1.6 - 1.4 2.3 0.6 0.5 0.6
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November 5 5 32.0 2.0 3.0 5.0 1.6 - 2.8 1.8 1.6 0.6 0.4
December 5 5 28.8 0.4 4.8 5.2 2.6 - 2.0 1.6 1.3 1.0 1.4
January 10 6 25.0 1.0 4.5 5.5 1.4 - 1.9 2.2 0.9 0.6 0.6
February 7 - 25.4 0.7 5.3 6.0 2.4 0.1 3.0 2.4 1.2 0.6 0.6
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 16 732 27 121 148 52 1 64 56 1.1 18 19
Conference 16 9 432 14 81 95 33 1 34 36 0.9 10 11
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 7 291 14 58 72 13 - 25 24 1.0 5 6
Away 13 7 356 9 50 59 33 1 28 29 1.0 10 9
Neutral 3 2 85 4 13 17 6 - 11 3 3.7 3 4
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Wins 19 10 499 19 80 99 39 1 53 38 1.4 14 14
Losses 8 6 233 8 41 49 13 - 11 18 0.6 4 5
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November 5 5 160 10 15 25 8 - 14 9 1.6 3 2
December 5 5 144 2 24 26 13 - 10 8 1.3 5 7
January 10 6 250 10 45 55 14 - 19 22 0.9 6 6
February 7 - 178 5 37 42 17 1 21 17 1.2 4 4
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 27 16 27.1 1.5 6.6 8.1 2.8 0.1 3.5 3.1 1.1 1.0 1.0
Conference 16 9 27.0 1.3 7.5 8.8 3.1 0.1 3.1 3.3 0.9 0.9 1.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 7 26.5 1.9 8.0 9.9 1.8 0.0 3.4 3.3 1.0 0.7 0.8
Away 13 7 27.4 1.0 5.6 6.6 3.7 0.1 3.1 3.3 1.0 1.1 1.0
Neutral 3 2 28.3 1.9 6.1 8.0 2.8 0.0 5.2 1.4 3.7 1.4 1.9
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Wins 19 10 26.3 1.5 6.4 7.9 3.1 0.1 4.2 3.0 1.4 1.1 1.1
Losses 8 6 29.1 1.4 7.0 8.4 2.2 0.0 1.9 3.1 0.6 0.7 0.9
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November 5 5 32.0 2.5 3.8 6.3 2.0 0.0 3.5 2.3 1.6 0.8 0.5
December 5 5 28.8 0.6 6.7 7.2 3.6 0.0 2.8 2.2 1.3 1.4 1.9
January 10 6 25.0 1.6 7.2 8.8 2.2 0.0 3.0 3.5 0.9 1.0 1.0
February 7 - 25.4 1.1 8.3 9.4 3.8 0.2 4.7 3.8 1.2 0.9 0.9