• Trimble leads No. 2 Maryland past Rhode Island 86-63

    PUERTO AVENTURAS, Mexico (AP) — Melo Trimble scores 17 points on 7-for-7 shooting, and No. 2 Maryland beat Rhode Island 86-63 on Wednesday night in the Cancun Challenge.

    Updated: 9:53 pm

  • Trent scores 19, TCU beats Illinois State 71-60

    PUERTO AVENTURAS, Mexico (AP) — Malique Trent scored 19 points, Vladimir Brodziansky had 16 points and nine rebounds, and TCU beat Illinois State 71-60 on Wednesday in the Cancun Challenge.

  • Sulaimon helps No. 2 Maryland beat Illinois State

    PUERTO AVENTURAS, Mexico (AP) — Maryland is getting used to playing from behind in the second half.

  • Rhode Island tops TCU 66-60 in Cancun Challenge

    PUERTO AVENTURAS, Mexico (AP) — Rhode Island used some big shots and tough defense in the final stretch to post a 66-60 victory over TCU on Tuesday in the Cancun Challenge.

  • Marshall leads South Dakota State past Houston Baptist 92-68

    CANCUN, Mexico (AP) — Geroge Marshall scored 19, including three 3-pointers, and Deondre Parks added 17 points to help South Dakota State beat Houston Baptist 92-68 Tuesday.

  • Columbus to host US World Cup qualifier against Guatemala

    CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. will play its March 29 World Cup qualifier against Guatemala at Columbus, Ohio.

  • In this Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015 photo, Cuban migrants line up for breakfast given to them by an evangelical church, outside of the border control building in Penas Blancas, Costa Rica, on the border with Nicaragua. Thousands of Cuban migrants have been able to make the trip to the U.S. thanks to a constant flow of information between migrants starting the journey and those who have just completed it. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)

    Social media helps drive historic Cuban exodus to US

    PENAS BLANCAS, Costa Rica (AP) — As summer began to bake the central Cuban city of Sancti Spiritus, Elio Alvarez and Lideisy Hernandez sold their tiny apartment and everything in it for $5,000 and joined the largest migration from their homeland in decades.

  • Mexico’s participation in Rio Olympics under threat

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s participation in next year’s Olympics could be in jeopardy because of a conflict between the government and national sports federations.