Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 6/13/12
Few moments in sports are more invigorating than when something we all thought was impossible actually happens. The 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team pulls off a miracle against the Soviets. A group of small-town Indiana boys wins the 1954 state high school basketball title. George Mason and Virginia Commonwealth take their 11 seeds all the way to the NCAA Final Four in 2006 and 2011, respectively; the Los Angeles Kings take their 8 seed all the way to this season's Stanley Cup. The Fresno State Bulldogs sweep through the 2008 college baseball tournament to win the school's first national championship in any sport. And now the Stony Brook Seawolves make a run from obscurity all the way to the College World Series. Let's go over the rather extreme disparities at play in Friday's opening game of the College World Series in Omaha, where the Seawolves will take on the UCLA Bruins: - UCLA has won a record 108 NCAA championships in team sports. Stony Brook has never won a national title i...
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