Like many other fans of the Missouri Tigers, who held off a surging Memphis team in last night's Sweet Sixteen basketball game, Sen. Claire McCaskillClaire McCaskillDefense bill tackles retaliation against military sex assault victims Red-state Dems face tough votes on Trump picks Vulnerable Dems ready to work with Trump MORE sweated out the minor upset while watching TV last night.

McCaskill checked in a few times. First, while watching the game on her laptop:
Just went to Duke game, now watching on laptop. Go black and gold Tigers...run em ragged.

Then at the end of the first half:
Z O U! Lordy Lordy what a shot!!!! Now one more half like that.......

And, finally, at the end of the game:
Almost gave me a heart attack...but yahoo!!... Now on to UConn. Please make free throws on Sat guys.Go Tigers!

Not to be outdone, Rep. Roy BluntRoy BluntKey Republicans ask Trump to keep on NIH director Overnight Defense: Trump reportedly picking Mattis for Defense chief Dem senator: Petraeus would have ‘real challenge’ on confirmation MORE (R-Mo.) was also sure to tweet his congratulations to the Tigers:
Go Tigers! Congratulations to Mike Anderson and the men of our Elite 8 team!