Princeton Is the New Cinderella No. 15 Seed on the Block

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Sports Illustrated

By Kevin Sweeney The Tigers’ poetic upset over No. 2 Arizona is the latest in a string of these increasingly-common wins. For a second straight year, a No. 15 seed from New Jersey has upended the men’s NCAA tournament bracket. Last year, it was Saint Peter’s, the small commuter school in Jersey City that electrified the sports world on its run to the Elite Eight. This time around, it’s Princeton, one of the world’s most prestigious universities, providing the first true tournament shocker. The Tigers trailed Arizona for the game’s first 37 minutes, but rallied from a double-digit second-half d…

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