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Xavier opens with 26-5 run in rout of Tenn.-Martin

CINCINNATI -- Tyeasha Moss scored 15 points and No. 25 Xavier got off to a fast start in a 73-41 victory over Tennessee-Martin on Friday night.

The Musketeers opened the game with a 26-5 run and led 41-23 at halftime. The Skyhawks shot 30 percent in the first half and committed 14 turnovers.

Ta'Shia Phillips had 12 points and seven rebounds in just 14 minutes for Xavier (4-2), which shot 53 percent and outrebounded Tennessee-Martin 45-27.

Yolanda Davis scored 11 points for the Skyhawks (1-3).