10 Jairus Lyles
10 Jairus Lyles
Height: 6-2
Weight: 175
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Silver Spring, Md.
High School: DeMatha
Previous College: VCU
Position: G
gp 32
pts/g 18.9
fg % 44.2
3pt % 31.9
ft % 72.8
reb/g 6.6
a/g 2.6

Accolades: (2015-16): Earned America East Second Team honors… Named AE and College Sports Madness Player of the Week on Feb. 7 after averaging 30.5 ppg in 2 games… An America East Winter-Spring Honor Roll member.  

 

2015-16: Debuted with a 27-point, 10-rebound effort at Howard on Dec. 19, scoring the most points (27) in a Retriever debut - Peter Mulligan tallied 24 in his debut vs. Towson in November of 2000… Added 24 points four days later at Towson and became the first Retriever with back-to-back 20-point efforts to start his tenure… Scored 21 points in the final 5:14 at NJIT on Jan. 2 and posted his first 30-point effort… After tallying 17 points at Albany, averaged 27.2 points per game over the next five outings, capped by a 32-point outing on Jan. 24 at Vermont… Scored 37 points in the win at Maine (Feb. 6), the third-most in school history, and most since Derell Thompson set the school record with 43 at Towson on Feb. 15, 1992… Recorded at least 10 field goals made in 7 of his first 14 contests and nine overall and scored 24 or more points in 12 of his first 14 contests and registered 14 overall outings with 24-plus… Led America East with 22.1 points, 2.7 steals and 37.2 minutes played in league games… Despite missing 11 games, has set UMBC sophomore records in field goals (170), points (482) and tied mark in steals (53)… Set UMBC single season mark for scoring average at 23.0 points per game, topping Rick Moreland’s 1982-83 record of 22.6. 

 

2013-14: Made his debut with a two-minute stint in a VCU victory over Illinois State... Scored his first collegiate points by hitting a pair of free throws on Dec. 17 vs. Wofford... Also corralled his first rebound in that contest... Hit 3-of-4 free throws with a rebound, an assist and a steal versus Rhode Island on Feb. 6... Recorded his first field goal, a three-pointer at Fordham on Feb. 27... Dished out a season high three assists versus the Rams... Saw action in 22 contests.

 

Background: A double major in sociology and psychology... Matriculated at UMBC during the spring semester of 2015 and is expected to be eligible after the fall exam period in 2015... Will have 2.5 seasons of eligibility remaining... Attended VCU in 2013-14 and competed in 22 games for the Rams... After the spring semester, he transferred and attended Robert Morris University in the fall of 2014, but did not compete... As a senior at De Matha, averaged 13.4 points and 4.3 assists per game and helped lead the Stags to the WCAC conference title game in 2012... Has one borther, Zory, and a sister, Symone... Symone was a four-year letterwinner in women’s basketball at Ohio University... Lists favorite book at The Great Gatsby and is a fan of the NBA’s Cleveland Cavaliers... Enjoys shopping... Son of Carol Motley. 

 

CAREER STATS (*VCU)     

YearGP-GSMin-Avg.FG-APct.3FG-APct.FT-APct.OR-DR-Tot.Avg.PFFOATOBLSTTPAVG
2013-14*22-061-2.82/20.1001/8.1258/12.6671-4-50.2905405130.6
2015-1621-19761-36.2170/360.47238/111.342104/149.69827-89-1165.5591596205348223.0
Career43-19822-19.1172/380.45339/119.328112/161.69628-93-1212.8681646605849511.5
Recent Games
Feb 22 Stony Brook W, 65-52
Feb 25 at New Hampshire L, 94-90
Mar 1 at New Hampshire L, 74-65
Mar 15 Fairfield W, 88-83
Mar 18 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 87-79
Mar 26 Liberty W, 80-68
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 16
Games started 31 16
Minutes 1106 550
Minutes per game 34.6 34.4
FG 210-475 90-219
FG Pct 44.2 41.1
3PT 45-141 22-74
3PT Pct 31.9 29.7
FT 139-191 69-93
FT Pct 72.8 74.2
Off rebounds 42 17
Def rebounds 169 83
Total rebounds 211 100
Rebounds per game 6.6 6.3
Personal fouls 50 25
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 83 37
Turnovers 71 32
Assist to turnover ratio 1.2 1.2
Steals 54 35
Blocks 1 0
Points 604 271
Points per game 18.9 16.9
Points per 40 min 21.8 19.7
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 11 Hood W, 92-61 1 34 8-14 57.1 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 18
Nov 13 at Maryland Eastern Shore W, 77-73 1 40 7-17 41.2 1-4 25.0 8-12 66.7 23
Nov 16 Delaware St. W, 90-68 - 30 9-14 64.3 4-6 66.7 2-3 66.7 24
Nov 19 Kennesaw St. W, 93-85 1 30 11-19 57.9 1-4 25.0 6-6 100.0 29
Nov 23 at Navy L, 78-66 1 32 5-9 55.6 0-2 0.0 5-9 55.6 15
Nov 30 at Duquesne W, 81-72 1 36 5-15 33.3 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 16
Dec 3 Messiah W, 98-59 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at Mount St. Mary's W, 78-70 1 35 7-15 46.7 0-1 0.0 10-15 66.7 24
Dec 10 at Richmond L, 78-75 1 37 11-23 47.8 1-6 16.7 6-8 75.0 29
Dec 17 Towson L, 73-72 1 34 4-16 25.0 2-5 40.0 1-4 25.0 11
Dec 19 Citadel W, 120-111 1 42 11-25 44.0 2-6 33.3 8-14 57.1 32
Dec 23 at James Madison W, 62-61 1 38 9-16 56.3 2-6 33.3 2-2 100.0 22
Dec 28 at Virginia Tech L, 87-70 1 36 8-19 42.1 2-4 50.0 3-3 100.0 21
Jan 5 Binghamton W, 85-71 1 35 6-13 46.2 1-3 33.3 4-4 100.0 17
Jan 8 Maine W, 75-64 1 33 7-16 43.8 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 17
Jan 11 at Hartford W, 84-68 1 33 5-13 38.5 3-5 60.0 3-4 75.0 16
Jan 13 at Vermont L, 81-72 1 37 10-18 55.6 1-5 20.0 2-2 100.0 23
Jan 16 Albany L, 77-50 1 28 2-9 22.2 0-6 0.0 2-4 50.0 6
Jan 22 at UMass Lowell W, 102-86 1 36 10-20 50.0 0-5 0.0 2-6 33.3 22
Jan 25 at Stony Brook L, 83-73 1 36 6-15 40.0 2-6 33.3 6-10 60.0 20
Jan 28 New Hampshire W, 105-103 1 41 11-23 47.8 2-4 50.0 4-4 100.0 28
Feb 1 at Binghamton W, 92-74 1 31 6-11 54.5 3-7 42.9 4-5 80.0 19
Feb 4 at Maine W, 83-71 1 33 2-9 22.2 0-3 0.0 5-6 83.3 9
Feb 9 Hartford L, 84-77 1 34 2-8 25.0 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 10
Feb 12 Vermont L, 77-74 1 33 6-18 33.3 1-4 25.0 1-2 50.0 14
Feb 15 at Albany L, 78-69 1 31 3-8 37.5 1-3 33.3 3-3 100.0 10
Feb 18 UMass Lowell W, 108-102 1 33 3-10 30.0 1-3 33.3 7-8 87.5 14
Feb 22 Stony Brook W, 65-52 1 33 2-6 33.3 2-4 50.0 7-9 77.8 13
Feb 25 at New Hampshire L, 94-90 1 43 9-22 40.9 1-8 12.5 14-20 70.0 33
Mar 1 at New Hampshire L, 74-65 1 36 6-17 35.3 0-3 0.0 5-5 100.0 17
Mar 15 Fairfield W, 88-83 1 35 7-13 53.8 2-4 50.0 4-5 80.0 20
Mar 18 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 87-79 1 32 5-13 38.5 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 12
Mar 26 Liberty W, 80-68 1 29 7-11 63.6 1-3 33.3 5-5 100.0 20
Mar 29 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 11 Hood W, 92-61 1 34 3 1 4 4 4 1.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 13 at Maryland Eastern Shore W, 77-73 1 40 2 4 6 6 1 6.0 3 0 1 -
Nov 16 Delaware St. W, 90-68 - 30 3 4 7 2 2 1.0 2 0 1 0
Nov 19 Kennesaw St. W, 93-85 1 30 0 3 3 3 0 - 2 0 5 1
Nov 23 at Navy L, 78-66 1 32 1 4 5 2 3 0.7 3 0 2 -
Nov 30 at Duquesne W, 81-72 1 36 1 3 4 3 4 0.8 0 0 0 -
Dec 3 Messiah W, 98-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at Mount St. Mary's W, 78-70 1 35 1 5 6 2 1 2.0 2 0 2 0
Dec 10 at Richmond L, 78-75 1 37 1 5 6 0 5 0.0 1 0 2 -
Dec 17 Towson L, 73-72 1 34 2 7 9 3 3 1.0 0 0 3 0
Dec 19 Citadel W, 120-111 1 42 4 16 20 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 0
Dec 23 at James Madison W, 62-61 1 38 2 4 6 4 2 2.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 28 at Virginia Tech L, 87-70 1 36 2 6 8 0 3 0.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 5 Binghamton W, 85-71 1 35 1 4 5 3 2 1.5 2 0 1 0
Jan 8 Maine W, 75-64 1 33 2 8 10 1 3 0.3 2 0 1 0
Jan 11 at Hartford W, 84-68 1 33 3 3 6 5 1 5.0 5 0 0 -
Jan 13 at Vermont L, 81-72 1 37 1 7 8 2 3 0.7 3 0 3 -
Jan 16 Albany L, 77-50 1 28 1 4 5 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 0
Jan 22 at UMass Lowell W, 102-86 1 36 1 6 7 5 1 5.0 3 0 0 -
Jan 25 at Stony Brook L, 83-73 1 36 0 5 5 1 1 1.0 2 0 3 -
Jan 28 New Hampshire W, 105-103 1 41 0 8 8 0 0 - 2 0 1 0
Feb 1 at Binghamton W, 92-74 1 31 1 4 5 2 1 2.0 2 0 1 -
Feb 4 at Maine W, 83-71 1 33 1 3 4 4 2 2.0 2 0 2 -
Feb 9 Hartford L, 84-77 1 34 0 7 7 5 5 1.0 3 0 3 -
Feb 12 Vermont L, 77-74 1 33 1 5 6 2 2 1.0 5 0 2 0
Feb 15 at Albany L, 78-69 1 31 1 3 4 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 -
Feb 18 UMass Lowell W, 108-102 1 33 1 3 4 3 3 1.0 2 0 4 0
Feb 22 Stony Brook W, 65-52 1 33 2 6 8 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Feb 25 at New Hampshire L, 94-90 1 43 1 7 8 1 4 0.3 0 0 1 -
Mar 1 at New Hampshire L, 74-65 1 36 0 3 3 4 1 4.0 2 0 0 -
Mar 15 Fairfield W, 88-83 1 35 0 6 6 3 4 0.8 2 0 1 0
Mar 18 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 87-79 1 32 2 8 10 4 1 4.0 1 1 1 0
Mar 26 Liberty W, 80-68 1 29 1 7 8 5 3 1.7 1 0 0 0
Mar 29 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 21 19 36.2 8.1-17.1 47.2 1.8-5.3 34.2 5.0-7.1 69.8 23.0
2016-17 32 31 34.6 6.6-14.8 44.2 1.4-4.4 31.9 4.3-6.0 72.8 18.9
Total 53 50 35.2 7.2-15.8 45.5 1.6-4.8 32.9 4.6-6.4 71.5 20.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 21 19 761 170-360 47.2 38-111 34.2 104-149 69.8 482
2016-17 32 31 1106 210-475 44.2 45-141 31.9 139-191 72.8 604
Total 53 50 1867 380-835 45.5 83-252 32.9 243-340 71.5 1086
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 21 19 36.2 8.9-18.9 47.2 2.0-5.8 34.2 5.5-7.8 69.8 25.3
2016-17 32 31 34.6 7.6-17.2 44.2 1.6-5.1 31.9 5.0-6.9 72.8 21.8
Total 53 50 35.2 8.1-17.9 45.5 1.8-5.4 32.9 5.2-7.3 71.5 23.3
  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 21 19 36.2 1.3 4.2 5.5 2.8 0.0 2.8 3.0 1.0 2.5 0.0
2016-17 32 31 34.6 1.3 5.3 6.6 1.6 0.0 2.6 2.2 1.2 1.7 0.0
Total 53 50 35.2 1.3 4.9 6.2 2.1 0.0 2.7 2.5 1.1 2.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 21 19 761 27 89 116 59 1 59 62 1.0 53 0
2016-17 32 31 1106 42 169 211 50 1 83 71 1.2 54 1
Total 53 50 1867 69 258 327 109 2 142 133 1.1 107 1
  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 21 19 36.2 1.4 4.7 6.1 3.1 0.1 3.1 3.3 1.0 2.8 0.0
2016-17 32 31 34.6 1.5 6.1 7.6 1.8 0.0 3.0 2.6 1.2 2.0 0.0
Total 53 50 35.2 1.5 5.5 7.0 2.3 0.0 3.0 2.8 1.1 2.3 0.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 32 31 34.6 6.6-14.8 44.2 1.4-4.4 31.9 4.3-6.0 72.8 18.9
Conference 16 16 34.4 5.6-13.7 41.1 1.4-4.6 29.7 4.3-5.8 74.2 16.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 16 15 33.5 6.3-14.2 44.3 1.7-4.4 38.6 3.5-4.7 74.7 17.8
Away 16 16 35.6 6.8-15.4 44.1 1.1-4.4 25.4 5.2-7.2 71.6 19.9
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 20 19 34.5 6.9-14.6 47.1 1.6-4.3 38.4 4.3-5.8 74.8 19.8
Losses 12 12 34.8 6.0-15.2 39.6 1.0-4.6 21.8 4.4-6.3 69.7 17.4
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November 6 5 33.7 7.5-14.7 51.1 1.5-4.0 37.5 4.3-6.2 70.3 20.8
December 6 6 37.0 8.3-19.0 43.9 1.5-4.7 32.1 5.0-7.7 65.2 23.2
January 8 8 34.9 7.1-15.9 44.9 1.5-4.9 30.8 2.9-4.2 67.6 18.6
February 8 8 33.9 4.1-11.5 35.9 1.2-4.4 28.6 5.8-7.4 78.0 15.3
March 4 4 33.0 6.2-13.5 46.3 1.2-3.8 33.3 3.5-3.8 93.3 17.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 32 31 1106 210-475 44.2 45-141 31.9 139-191 72.8 604
Conference 16 16 550 90-219 41.1 22-74 29.7 69-93 74.2 271
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 16 15 536 101-228 44.3 27-70 38.6 56-75 74.7 285
Away 16 16 570 109-247 44.1 18-71 25.4 83-116 71.6 319
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 20 19 689 138-293 47.1 33-86 38.4 86-115 74.8 395
Losses 12 12 417 72-182 39.6 12-55 21.8 53-76 69.7 209
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November 6 5 202 45-88 51.1 9-24 37.5 26-37 70.3 125
December 6 6 222 50-114 43.9 9-28 32.1 30-46 65.2 139
January 8 8 279 57-127 44.9 12-39 30.8 23-34 67.6 149
February 8 8 271 33-92 35.9 10-35 28.6 46-59 78.0 122
March 4 4 132 25-54 46.3 5-15 33.3 14-15 93.3 69
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 32 31 34.6 7.6-17.2 44.2 1.6-5.1 31.9 5.0-6.9 72.8 21.8
Conference 16 16 34.4 6.5-15.9 41.1 1.6-5.4 29.7 5.0-6.8 74.2 19.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 16 15 33.5 7.5-17.0 44.3 2.0-5.2 38.6 4.2-5.6 74.7 21.3
Away 16 16 35.6 7.6-17.3 44.1 1.3-5.0 25.4 5.8-8.1 71.6 22.4
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 20 19 34.5 8.0-17.0 47.1 1.9-5.0 38.4 5.0-6.7 74.8 22.9
Losses 12 12 34.8 6.9-17.5 39.6 1.2-5.3 21.8 5.1-7.3 69.7 20.0
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November 6 5 33.7 8.9-17.4 51.1 1.8-4.8 37.5 5.1-7.3 70.3 24.8
December 6 6 37.0 9.0-20.5 43.9 1.6-5.0 32.1 5.4-8.3 65.2 25.0
January 8 8 34.9 8.2-18.2 44.9 1.7-5.6 30.8 3.3-4.9 67.6 21.4
February 8 8 33.9 4.9-13.6 35.9 1.5-5.2 28.6 6.8-8.7 78.0 18.0
March 4 4 33.0 7.6-16.4 46.3 1.5-4.5 33.3 4.2-4.5 93.3 20.9
  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 31 34.6 1.3 5.3 6.6 1.6 0.0 2.6 2.2 1.2 1.7 0.0
Conference 16 16 34.4 1.1 5.2 6.3 1.6 0.0 2.3 2.0 1.2 2.2 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 15 33.5 1.4 6.1 7.5 1.8 0.1 2.6 2.3 1.1 1.6 0.1
Away 16 16 35.6 1.2 4.5 5.7 1.3 0.0 2.6 2.2 1.2 1.8 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 20 19 34.5 1.6 5.3 6.9 1.3 0.1 3.1 1.9 1.6 1.7 0.1
Losses 12 12 34.8 0.9 5.3 6.2 2.0 0.0 1.8 2.8 0.7 1.8 0.0
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November 6 5 33.7 1.7 3.2 4.8 1.8 0.2 3.3 2.3 1.4 1.7 0.0
December 6 6 37.0 2.0 7.2 9.2 2.0 0.0 1.7 2.7 0.6 0.5 0.0
January 8 8 34.9 1.1 5.6 6.8 1.3 0.0 2.3 1.5 1.5 2.5 0.0
February 8 8 33.9 1.0 4.8 5.8 1.9 0.0 2.4 2.5 1.0 1.9 0.0
March 4 4 33.0 0.8 6.0 6.8 0.5 0.0 4.0 2.3 1.8 1.5 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 32 31 1106 42 169 211 50 1 83 71 1.2 54 1
Conference 16 16 550 17 83 100 25 0 37 32 1.2 35 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 15 536 23 97 120 29 1 41 36 1.1 25 1
Away 16 16 570 19 72 91 21 0 42 35 1.2 29 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 20 19 689 31 106 137 26 1 61 38 1.6 33 1
Losses 12 12 417 11 63 74 24 0 22 33 0.7 21 0
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November 6 5 202 10 19 29 11 1 20 14 1.4 10 0
December 6 6 222 12 43 55 12 0 10 16 0.6 3 0
January 8 8 279 9 45 54 10 0 18 12 1.5 20 0
February 8 8 271 8 38 46 15 0 19 20 1.0 15 0
March 4 4 132 3 24 27 2 0 16 9 1.8 6 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 31 34.6 1.5 6.1 7.6 1.8 0.0 3.0 2.6 1.2 2.0 0.0
Conference 16 16 34.4 1.2 6.0 7.3 1.8 0.0 2.7 2.3 1.2 2.5 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 16 15 33.5 1.7 7.2 9.0 2.2 0.1 3.1 2.7 1.1 1.9 0.1
Away 16 16 35.6 1.3 5.1 6.4 1.5 0.0 2.9 2.5 1.2 2.0 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 20 19 34.5 1.8 6.2 8.0 1.5 0.1 3.5 2.2 1.6 1.9 0.1
Losses 12 12 34.8 1.1 6.0 7.1 2.3 0.0 2.1 3.2 0.7 2.0 0.0
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November 6 5 33.7 2.0 3.8 5.7 2.2 0.2 4.0 2.8 1.4 2.0 0.0
December 6 6 37.0 2.2 7.7 9.9 2.2 0.0 1.8 2.9 0.6 0.5 0.0
January 8 8 34.9 1.3 6.5 7.7 1.4 0.0 2.6 1.7 1.5 2.9 0.0
February 8 8 33.9 1.2 5.6 6.8 2.2 0.0 2.8 3.0 1.0 2.2 0.0
March 4 4 33.0 0.9 7.3 8.2 0.6 0.0 4.8 2.7 1.8 1.8 0.3