McCaskill sweats out Missouri basketball win

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 McCaskillFacebook steps up fight against fake news The Trail 2016: Off the sick bed McCaskill: Trump and Dr. Oz a 'marriage made in heaven' 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 BluntSenate rivals gear up for debates Super PAC hits Dem Senate candidate with ad in tightening Missouri race The Trail 2016: Presidential politics and policing 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!