• In this July 13, 2015 photo, during a visit with her birth mother and other family, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, adoptee Mariette Williams shows pictures of herself, made when she was living at a Haitian orphanage in the mid 80's. For the first time in nearly 30 years, Mariette was reunited with her birth mother. Mariette was adopted by a Canadian couple in October 1986. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)

    A search for family in Haiti raises questions about adoption

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — As Mariette Williams waited for her flight from South Florida to Haiti, she paced the departure lounge, folding and re-folding her ticket and clutching the handle of a bag sagging with gifts. She was excited but terrified: For the first time in nearly 30 years, she was about to see her mother.

    Updated: 11:30 am

  • Big 1st half lifts Michigan to 102-47 rout of Charlotte

    PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Michigan coach John Beilein thought his team took some poor shots at crucial times during its loss to Connecticut in the opening-round of the Battle 4 Atlantis.

  • Texas holds onto early lead, beats Washington 82-70

    PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Eric Davis Jr. had 15 points, Cameron Ridley added 13 points and 11 rebounds and Texas fended off a barrage of rallies to beat Washington 82-70 Thursday in the consolation round of the Battle 4 Atlantis.

  • Syracuse guard Trevor Cooney (10) celebrates at the end of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Connecticut in the semifinals of the Battle 4 Atlantis, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015. Syracuse defeated Connecticut 79-76. (Brad Horrigan/The Courant via AP)

    Syracuse rallies in 2nd half, beats No. 18 UConn 79-76

    PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — When Syracuse and Connecticut get together on the court, good basketball often follows.

  • No. 5 Baylor uses balanced offense to rout Cincinnati 72-34

    FREEPORT, Bahamas (AP) — Baylor used its size advantage to overpower Cincinnati.

  • No. 15 Duke women defeat Idaho 74-68 in Cancun Challenge

    CANCUN, Mexico (AP) — Azura Stevens scored 22 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead No. 15 Duke over Idaho 74-68 on Thursday at the Cancun Challenge.

  • House scores 19, No. 25 Texas A&M beats No. 10 Gonzaga 62-61

    PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Texas A&M knew it would need to play tough underneath the basket to compete with the size of No. 10 Gonzaga.

  • Del Nero quits FIFA executive committee, Sarney takes over

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Brazilian Football Confederation said its president Marco Polo del Nero stepped down Thursday from FIFA’s executive committee and will be replaced by Fernando Sarney.

  • Kentucky coach John Calipari argues a call during the second half of his team's NCAA college basketball game against Wright State on Friday, Nov. 20, 2015, in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky won 78-63. (AP Photo/James Crisp)

    Calipari, No. 1 Kentucky to meet former assistant Antigua

    MIAMI (AP) — Moments before Kentucky was to play Boston University earlier this week, Wildcats coach John Calipari had someone stationed nearby to give him a report on another game that was winding down.

  • 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.