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Night Court: Arizona gets impressive road victory at San Diego State

Arizona is still meshing all its parts this season, but the Wildcats got a win in a tough place to play. All that and more in Night Court.<p><i>Here's</i> …

Elite forward Stanley Johnson pledges to Arizona

Arizona picked up its fourth commitment in 2014, as top-10 prospect Stanley Johnson announced his intentions to play for the Wildcats.<p>Of the four …

Q & A: Arizona's Sean Miller

Jon Rothstein sits down with Arizona head coach Sean Miller, whose Wildcats -- a popular Final Four pick -- are squaring off in the Preseason NIT …

Arizona's versatility and balance make difference vs. Duke

Arizona won't have one player carry them this season -- but the Wildcats have the versatility and balance to be a title contender.<p>NEW YORK -- When …

T.J. McConnell makes a world of difference for Arizona against Duke - CBSSports.com

NEW YORK -- Sean Miller walked off the floor and was beyond dejected after Arizona lost in last year's Sweet 16 against Ohio State.<p>The Wildcats went …

Josh Pastner, Memphis record narrative-changing win at Old Spice

Josh Pastner had been haunted by the fact that he entered the weekend with zero career wins against opponents ranked in the Top 25 of the AP poll. …

Lute Olson is another big name who doesn't like the new rules

The legendary former Iowa and Arizona coach has spoken up about the new points of emphasis for fouling in college basketball.<p>We've heard what Tom …

Polls: Arizona hops to the top for first time since 2003

The AP and Coaches polls were released Monday afternoon, and thanks to Michigan State's loss, the Arizona Wildcats are your new No. 1.<p>It was in …

Josh Pastner donates $250,000 to Memphis athletic department

Some donation by the coach. It's the largest in school history, in fact, by any active member of the Memphis athletic department.<p>Josh Pastner is all …

Credit Arizona's Sean Miller for scheduling aggressively

Arizona is now 11-0 with a neutral-court win over Duke and true road wins over San Diego State and Michigan. That's a resume that's deserving of a …

College basketball: Looking back at season's first half

Have you been too focused on college football to keep up with college basketball? No worries. Here's basically everything you need to know right …

Why did Memphis coach Pastner fire his brother-in-law midseason?

Frank Matrisciano is probably college basketball's most famous trainer. He was fired from his job at Memphis this week by his brother-in-law, Josh …

The Help

• <b>Author:</b> Kathryn Stockett<p><b>ominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read.</b><p>Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who’s always taken orders quietly, but lately she’s unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now …

Life of Pi

• <b>Author:</b> Yann Martel<p>MORE THAN SEVEN MILLION COPIES SOLD<p>The beloved and bestselling novel and winner of the Booker Prize, <i>Life of Pi</i>.<p><i>New York Times</i> Bestseller * <i>Los Angeles Times</i> Bestseller * <i>Washington Post</i> Bestseller * <i>San Francisco Chronicle</i> Bestseller * <i>Chicago Tribune</i> Bestseller<p>"A story to make you …

Tell the Wolves I'm Home

• <b>Author:</b> Carol Rifka Brunt<p><b>NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY</b> <b><br>The Wall Street Journal • O: The Oprah Magazine • BookPage • Kirkus Reviews • Booklist • School Library Journal</b> <b></b><br>In this striking literary debut, Carol Rifka Brunt unfolds a moving story of love, grief, and renewal as two lonely …

A Constellation of Vital Phenomena

• <b>Author:</b> Anthony Marra<p><b>New York Times Notable Book of the Year * Washington Post Top Ten Book of the Year</b><br>In a small rural village in Chechnya, eight-year-old Havaa watches from the woods as Russian soldiers abduct her father in the middle of the night and then set fire to her home. When their …

The Secret Keeper

• <b>Author:</b> Kate Morton<p><b>From the New York Times and #1 internationally bestselling author of The Distant Hours, The Forgotten Garden, and The House at Riverton, a spellbinding novel of family secrets, murder, and enduring love.</b><p>During a picnic at her family’s farm in the English countryside, …

The Paris Wife

• <b>Author:</b> Paula McLain<p><b>“A beautiful portrait of being in Paris in the glittering 1920s—as a wife and as one’s own woman.”—Entertainment Weekly</b> <i></i> <b><br>A deeply evocative story of ambition and betrayal, The Paris Wife captures the love affair between two unforgettable people: Ernest Hemingway and his wife</b> …

Cutting for Stone

• <b>Author:</b> Abraham Verghese<p><b>A sweeping, emotionally riveting novel with over one million copies sold—an enthralling family saga of Africa and America, doctors and patients, exile and home.</b><p>Marion and Shiva Stone are twin brothers born of a secret union between a beautiful Indian nun and a brash British …

The Last Letter from Your Lover

• <b>Author:</b> Jojo Moyes<p><b>A heartbreaking, stay-up-all-night novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Me Before You, After You, and Still Me.</b><i><br>A Brief Encounter</i> for our time, <i>The Last Letter from Your Lover</i> is a sophisticated, spellbinding double love story that spans decades and thrillingly …

The Kite Runner

• <b>Author:</b> Khaled Hosseini<p><b>The #1 New York Times bestselling debut novel that introduced Khaled Hosseini to millions of readers the world over.</b> <br>The unforgettable, heartbreaking story of the unlikely friendship between a wealthy boy and the son of his father’s servant, caught in the tragic sweep of …

Orphan Train

• <b>Author:</b> Christina Baker Kline<p>The #1 New York Times Bestseller<p>Now featuring a sneak peek at Christina's forthcoming novel A Piece of the World, coming February 2017.<p>Christina Baker Kline’s #1 New York Times bestselling novel—the captivating story of a 91-year-old woman with a hidden past as an …

The Husband's Secret

• <b>Author:</b> Liane Moriarty<p><b>“A novel that’s perfect for vacation reading.” —People</b><p><b>“It’s a knowing, touching, and entertaining page-turner. What a wonderful writer—smart, wise, funny.” —Anne Lamott</b><p><b>"The Husband's Secret is so good, you won't be able to keep it to yourself." —USA Today</b><p><b>“Shocking, complex and</b> …

A Thousand Splendid Suns

• <b>Author:</b> Khaled Hosseini<p><b>Propelled by the same superb instinct for storytelling that made The Kite Runner a beloved classic, A Thousand Splendid Suns is at once an incredible chronicle of thirty years of Afghan history and a deeply moving story of family, friendship, faith, and the salvation to be</b> …

And the Mountains Echoed

• <b>Author:</b> Khaled Hosseini<p><b>An unforgettable novel about finding a lost piece of yourself in someone else.</b><p>Khaled Hosseini, the #1 <i>New York Times</i>–bestselling author of <i>The Kite Runner</i> and <i>A Thousand Splendid Suns</i>, has written a new novel about how we love, how we take care of one another, and how the …

The Light Between Oceans

• <b>Author:</b> M.L. Stedman<p>The years-long <i>New York Times</i> bestseller and major motion picture from Spielberg’s Dreamworks is “irresistible…seductive…with a high concept plot that keeps you riveted from the first page” (<i>O, The Oprah Magazine</i>).<p>After four harrowing years on the Western Front, Tom Sherbourne …

Snow Falling on Cedars

• <b>Author:</b> David Guterson<p>A “finely wrought, flawlessly written” novel (New York Times Book Review), set on a small island in the Puget Sound, that is “at various moments a courtroom drama, an interracial love story, and a war chronicle” (San Francisco Chronicle). “Guterson has fashioned something …

The Language of Flowers

• <b>Author:</b> Vanessa Diffenbaugh<p><b>NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER</b> <br>The Victorian language of flowers was used to convey romantic expressions: honeysuckle for devotion, asters for patience, and red roses for love. But for Victoria Jones, it’s been more useful in communicating mistrust and solitude. After a …

The Storyteller

• <b>Author:</b> Jodi Picoult<p>From the #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>Small Great Things</i>, <i>My Sister’s Keeper</i>, and <i>House Rules</i> comes an astonishing and complex novel that proves some stories live forever.<p>Mourning the passing of her mother, Sage Singer decides to attend a grief support group. She doesn’t …