Giffin's many bestselling novels include "Something Borrowed," which was adapted into a movie starring Ginnifer Goodwin, Kate Hudson, Colin Egglesfield and John Krasinski. But the prolific author of cerebral chick lit is also a huge basketball fan. She served as the basketball team's manager all four years of college at Wake Forest University, where she became good friends with star players like Tim Duncan, Rodney Rogers and Randolph Childress, and wrote the Naismith College Basketball Hall of Fame induction essay for her friend and former Virginia great, Ralph Sampson.
She vows to cheer on Syracuse this weekend. Orange, evidently, is the new black.