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Eastern Kentucky Colonels
During March Madness, fans seek a Cinderella story
During March Madness, fans seek a Cinderella story

Most college fans would be hard-pressed to tell you anything about the Eastern Kentucky basketball team. The school from just south of Lexington has no All-Americans on its roster. The coach isn't famous and the fight song isn't particularly catchy. But when the NCAA tournament begins later this week, don't be surprised if people start paying attention to — and rooting for — the Colonels. The reason is simple. As forward Deverin Muff says: "They want to see us upset a big school." March Madness gets much of its excitement and unpredictability from the underdog. With 68 teams in a bracket that matches top seeds against lower-ranked — and...

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