CINCINNATI (Ticker) -- Taru Tuukkanen had 19 points and 13 rebounds as 15th-ranked Xavier extended its season-high winning streak to 12 games with a 63-50 triumph over Atlantic 10 Conference rival St. Joseph's.
Tuukkanen posted her 10th double-double, hitting 7-of-13 shots and 5-of-6 free throws for the Lady Musketeers (22-2, 12-1 Atlantic 10), who have not lost since an 88-74 defeat at George Washington -- their lone conference setback -- on January 6.
Jennifer Phillips scored 12 points and Amy Waugh added 10 for Xavier, which shot 48 percent (20-of-42) and held a 36-27 rebounding advantage.
Susan Moran scored 24 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for St. Joseph's, which shot 37 percent (20-of-54) and misfired on 15-of-17 3-pointers. The Hawks forced 21 turnovers while committing 18.