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 McCaskillWashington Post reporter compares DC rioters to Boston Tea Party Dem senator: Violent inauguration protesters ‘disgusting’ Five things to watch for in Mnuchin hearing 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 BluntThe new Washington elite schmoozes over lunch The Hill's 12:30 Report Trump told of unsubstantiated Russian effort to compromise him 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!