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12 Teams Begging to be Upset in the NCAA Tournament

These teams are not bringing their best into the Tourney. How much will it hurt them?
12 Teams Begging to be Upset in the NCAA Tournament
Plenty of cases can be made for the anatomy of an upset and all the great things about potential Cinderellas.

At the same time, maybe not enough of the focus goes to the other half of the upset, the losing team heading back from the NCAA Tournament with its championship dreams shattered.

Pac-12 Basketball: The Best and Worst of 2013-14 So Far

Arizona, Oregon lead a Pac-12 comeback
Pac-12 Basketball: The Best and Worst of 2013-14 So Far

The Pac-12 finally returned to national prominence last season with five NCAA bids, placing two teams in the Sweet 16.

This season may be even better. The Pac-12 and the Big Ten are the only conferences with two undefeated teams, and Arizona and Oregon didn’t get there cheaply.

Arizona has defeated San Diego State and Michigan on the road and Duke at Madison Square Garden. A short-handed Oregon team has wins over Georgetown, Ole Miss and Illinois.

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