NCAA Tournament 2011: 5 Reasons Why Butler Is This Year's Cinderella

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NCAA Tournament 2011: 5 Reasons Why Butler Is This Year's Cinderella
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It's already the Sweet 16, and there are still plenty of potential Cinderellas out there. I picked one of the five eight-or-below seeds that still remain alive.

I could have gone with Florida State, with their stellar defense and intimidating front-court. I also could have selected their counterpart in upstart VCU, who is shutting up those who said that they didn't belong in the Big Dance. Another route I could have taken is Richmond, who could cause fits for Kansas with their Princeton-reminiscent offense.

Marquette would not be a bad pick, as they have the Big East's pride on their shoulders. But I'm choosing the team that many overlooked in their brackets, and that is the Butler Bulldogs.

Here's why Butler is this year's Cinderella.

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