Upstarts Baylor, Saint Mary's enjoy ride

These unlikely Sweet 16 foes have similar stories, but don't call them Cinderellas

Updated: April 8, 2010, 1:37 PM ET
By Jeff Caplan | ESPNDallas.com

WACO, Texas -- How's this for calling scoreboard: Mike Krzyzewski 75, Baylor and Saint Mary's combined, 5.

That's NCAA tournament victories in the modern era, mind you, which for our purposes began after 1950. This past weekend, Baylor and Saint Mary's snapped a joint streak of 111 years without one.

No wonder cynics got snarky with the selection committee for supposedly soft-pedaling top-seeded Duke's South Region road to the Final Four. Once the Dukies surely dispense of hobbled ...

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