NCAA Tournament 2013: Cinderella Rankings for March Madness Hopefuls at Week 14

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NCAA Tournament 2013: Cinderella Rankings for March Madness Hopefuls at Week 14
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In just a few weeks, a thousand experts will come to a million different conclusions on who is most likely to become this year's VCU and why. With a little over a month left to be played, here's how those potential Cinderellas rank.

The criteria used to determine the Cinderella candidates:

1) Cannot be from a power conference or the Atlantic-10.

2) Cannot have been ranked at any point this season.

3) Cannot have won a tournament game in the past five seasons.

4) Must be no better than a No. 10 seed in my latest projected bracket. (This excludes No. 7 Belmont and No. 7 Colorado State from Cinderella potential.)

You'd be surprised how many teams that didn't eliminate from contention, but it does get us down to a list of real sleepers. No Gonzagas or Butlers on this list; the team coming in at No. 10 should make that abundantly clear.

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