Smith leads U.S. over Australia in four-nation tourney

CAIRNS, Australia -- Katie Smith scored 16 points and Tina
Thompson added 13 Saturday to lead the U.S. women to an 83-63
victory over Australia in a four-nation tournament.
Jenny Snell had 16 points and the Seattle Storm's Lauren Jackson
scored 12 for Australia, which lost to the Americans in the
gold-medal game of the last two Olympics.
Earlier, China beat Taiwan 85-58 behind Chen Lisa's 18 points
and Xiao Ji's 17. Lan Juiyu scored 14 points to lead Taiwan.