NCAA Tournament 2014: Ranking the Most Overachieving Teams in March Madness

« Prev
1 of 10
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
NCAA Tournament 2014: Ranking the Most Overachieving Teams in March Madness
John Bazemore
Dayton and Stanford were among the teams reaching for something more in this NCAA tournament.

Every NCAA tournament brings its share of upsets and overachieving teams who at times exceed even their own expectations.

The 2014 tourney was no exception. From the surprising runs of Kentucky and Connecticut to the Final Four to Dayton's entry into the Elite Eight and even upsets of much higher seeds by teams many had never heard of, the overachievers struck early and often.

The coaches and players from these teams did more with less, overcame adversity when it presented itself and never stopped battling. In the case of Kentucky and UConn, the fight goes on.

But to see who else belongs on the list of overachievers for this tournament, read on.

Begin Slideshow »
Load More Stories

Follow B/R on Facebook

Out of Bounds

College Basketball

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.