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Upsets in the making

Thanks to our Giant Killers model, this year you'll see the Cinderellas coming

Originally Published: March 4, 2014
By Jordan Brenner and Peter Keating | ESPN The Magazine

LOOKING TO PREDICT some tourney shockers? In our ninth year identifying potential Giant Killers -- teams beating an opponent that's at least five seeds higher -- we trained our statistical model on three types of squads that could put some of the beloved madness into March: flawed but dangerous power-conference teams, vulnerable Giants and those pesky Cinderellas. Let's blow up some brackets ...

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