The following feature, written by SportsIllustrated.com staff, appeared on SportsIllustrated.com Dec. 20, 2013. To read the complete feature, click here.
FORT MYERS, Fla. - What will you remember about 2013? The historic? The hysterical? Or the heart-stopping? Sensational highs. Tragic lows. Any way you look at it, the past year in sports had an overwhelming number of fascinating moments. How overwhelming? Just try to narrow down -- and rank-- them all. So here is our completely subjective, entirely debatable ranking of the 113 most mystifying, monumental, mesmerizing and magical sports memories of 2013...
#24 Welcome To Dunk City, USA
Where exactly is Florida Gulf Coast University located?
Dunk City, USA. (Actually Fort Myers, Fla.) Making their first NCAA tournament appearance, the high-flying Eagles went from obscurity to overnight sensation after upsetting second-seeded Georgetown and San Diego State to become the first No. 15 seed to reach the Sweet 16. But it was the manner in which FGCU, a school that opened in 1997, won that captivated the nation’s attention...
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