Hard Work

A Life on and Off the Court

by Roy Williams and Tim Crothers

Hard Work

Paperback, 316 pages, Workman Pub Co, List Price: $15.95 | purchase

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Roy Williams writes about his professional and personal life in this memoir about how he found his way to the Hall of Fame as the men's basketball coach at the University of Kansas.

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