Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersBiden, Sanders contend for top place in new national poll Biden leads Democratic primary field nationally: poll Warren calls for Brazil to drop charges against Glenn Greenwald MORE (I-Vt.) said on Sunday that he thinks his campaign still has a plausible path to the nomination.

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"I think we do have a path to victory," Sanders said on CBS's "Face the Nation" on Sunday.

Sanders said that although he was "beaten very badly" Saturday in South Carolina, losing by a large margin to rival Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonSchiff pleads to Senate GOP: 'Right matters. And the truth matters.' Hill.TV's Saagar Enjeti defends Tulsi Gabbard's lawsuit against Hillary Clinton Trump to hold rally on eve of New Hampshire primary MORE, there are several states coming up in which he expects to do well.

He said the results in South Carolina are likely going to be "about as bad as it's going to get" for his campaign.

"I think we're going to win here in Minnesota; I think we're going to win in Colorado; I think we're going to win in Oklahoma; I think we're going to do really well in Massachusetts; and I think we're going to win in Vermont," he said.

"And I think we've got a number of states coming up that we're going to do extremely well and possibly winning, including California and New York State."

He added that his campaign's message has been resonating with people across the country.