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Cinderella Watch

Florida Atlantic’s Storybook Season Ends In Heartbreaking Fashion

The epitome of brutality.

Lamont Butler calls game, sends SDSU to national final

A wild pull-up by the Aztecs guard at the buzzer caps off a thrilling duel against Florida Atlantic

Conference USA is wiping out the competition – and then getting wiped out?

The same teams that combine to give the league one of its best postseason performances ever may be leaving, and that may be awkward, but there’s still a lot of good to go around in a lot of places.

Princeton ignites spirit on campus despite Sweet 16 loss to Creighton

Tigers’ run ended by big surges, but campus community embraced its rare chance in the collegiate athletic spotlight

What San Diego State needs to do to upset Alabama in the Sweet 16

The Aztecs are the necessary heroes to slay down the Crimson Tide, and they have the potential to do it.

The Final Four Grouping We All Hope For

The all-mid-major Final Four is dead. But, we still have hope for Mid Majors and Friends.

FAU advances to Elite Eight with Sweet 16 comeback win over No. 4 Tennessee

Make that 3 NCAA Tournament wins in program history now for the Owls.

Florida Atlantic is Twitter’s NCAA Tournament villain, and that’s fine

A missed dunk heard round the Twitterverse led to some — interesting — takes. Embrace the hate, Owls.

Florida Atlantic and Fairleigh Dickinson do battle for...a spot in the Sweet 16?

FAU and FDU stage the perfect matchup for college basketball junkies like you and me

A Fairleigh Large Upset in Columbus: FDU becomes the second ever 16-Seed to beat No. 1

UMBC isn’t alone as No. 1 Purdue goes down in the Round of 64 of the NCAA Tournament

Dreaming Up an All-Mid-Major Men’s Final Four

Likely? No. Possible? That’s all I needed to write this.

San Diego State Quiets The Mountain West Can’t Win In March Narrative ... For Now

The Aztecs closed Charleston’s storybook season in an impressive defensive effort, 63-57.

Everything you need to know about Princeton’s upset over No. 2 Arizona

The day of March Madness upsets continue as the 15-seed Tigers knock off the 2-seed Wildcats in the Round of 64.

How each mid major can win a game (or 2!) in the NCAA Tournament

A panel of some of your favorite MMM writers took a stab at each team within our little niche at this year’s men’s edition of the Big Dance.

Saint Peter’s leaves incredible legacy with unforgettable strut to the Elite Eight

The Peacocks’ NCAA Tournament run comes to a tough end, but it was nothing short of magical while it happened

Why a resilient Richmond team could be dangerous in March Madness after upsetting Iowa

Richmond’s unpredictable run continues, the Spiders are now crawling into the Round of 32 where they’ll meet Providence.

Cinderella Watch: ODU Soaring into CUSA Play

Jeff Jones has turned Old Dominion around in a hurry and has the Monarchs soaring into conference play.

2014 CBI: Three Mid-Majors Reach Semifinals

The youngsters continue to develop for our mid-major squads here in the College Basketball Invitational, where three of the four remaining teams come from our ranks.

Cinderella Watch: Harvard Due To Repeat History?

Tommy Amaker is a name everyone knows, and for good reason. Harvard has been known for making noise in the recent past, so what are the odds of an Ivy League three-peat and a return to last March's madness?

Cinderella Watch: UC Irvine Anteaters

The Anteaters are finishing up only their 7th 20-win season of all time (6th as a Division I school). Can UC Irvine's defense make their potential first Division I NCAA tourney bid, a memorable one?

Cinderella Watch: Can Utah Valley Surprise Again?

While New Mexico State was expected to dominate the WAC, Utah Valley asserted itself early to take first place in the conference. Can Utah Valley shock the world as well with a dominant showing in March?

Cinderella Watch: Green Bay Phoenix

It's been 18 years since the Green Bay has made the big dance. In just his fourth year, head coach Brian Wardle has revitalized the Phoenix. Have these shot blockers done enough to make the big dance?

Cinderella Watch: NC Central the Next MEAC Story?

The Eagles have been the class of the MEAC this season, but that is unlikely to even guarantee them an auto-bid, especially given their streaky nature. However, they still have a chance to make the Big Dance and match Norfolk State's surprise success

Cinderella Watch: RMU Colonials Have Potential

Everyone remembers when the Robert Morris Colonials (18-11, 13-1) upset the Kentucky Wildcats last March. However, that was the NIT. How will this RMU team fare if they make the NCAA Tournament this year?

Is it Sweet 16 or Bust for Saint Louis?

Saint Louis has been eliminated the past two years in the round of 32. Can they get over the hump and get to the Sweet 16 and beyond in memory of their former Head Coach Rick Majerus?

Cinderella Watch: Third Time the Charm for Iona?

Tim Cluess has made his Gaels a perennial contender in the MAAC and has taken Iona to the NCAA Tournament for two straight years, is the third time the charm for Iona?

Cinderella Watch: Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks

Stephen F. Austin is one of the hottest teams in the country. Can the Lumberjacks exercise their demons and continue this tear right into America's living rooms as this year's Cinderella?

Cinderella Watch: In March, BYU Likely to Score

You may have seen the Cougars on TV during their high-profile non-conference slate. You may have forgot about them because they lost a lot of those games. It's time to get reacquainted with this juggernaut offense.

Cinderella Watch: Time for the Bruins to Roar?

Belmont has probably broken your heart and your bracket in March before, but does this year's edition of the Bruins have all the makings for a perfect Cinderella story?

Cinderella Watch: Delaware Ready to Soar?

The Delaware Blue Hens are one of the nation's hottest teams and hold a nine game winning streak. Can Monte Ross' squad continue their hot play and become this year's "Cinderella" in the NCAA Tournament?

Cinderella Watch: Mercer Is Hungry For Revenge

The Mercer Bears are a senior laden squad that has all the pieces to make some noise in March, granted they get their. Langston Hall leads an experienced squad that boasts wins over both Seton Hall and Ole Miss.


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