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 McCaskillMcCaskill attended reception at Russian ambassador's residence in 2015 Senators question need for HHS cyber office Overnight Cybersecurity: Obama DHS chief defends Russian hack response | Trump huddles on grid security | Lawmakers warned about cyber threat to election systems 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 BluntOvernight Regulation: Senate Banking panel huddles with regulators on bank relief | FCC proposes 2M fine on robocaller | Yellowstone grizzly loses endangered protection Overnight Finance: Big US banks pass Fed stress tests | Senate bill repeals most ObamaCare taxes | Senate expected to pass Russian sanctions bill for second time GOP senator: 'No reason' to try to work with Dems on healthcare 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!