Corey Lewandowski says GOP will have 'much better' night than expected

Former Trump campaign manager Corey LewandowskiCorey R. LewandowskiCNN's Chris Cuomo knocks 'state TV' Fox News T-Mobile says it increased Trump hotel spending after Sprint merger announcement The 81 names targeted in Democrats' expansive Trump probe MORE said on Tuesday that Republicans will have a much better night than expected in the midterms. 

"The only seat that the Democrats have won as we talk right now is the Comstock seat in Virginia-10," Lewandowski told Hill.TV's John Solomon. 

"So if the Democrats are going to have a large blue wave that is going to sweep over the country, they need to win Kentucky 6th, the three seats in Virginia and start to pick off those numbers, and they haven't done that yet," he continued. 

"You put that coupled with what seems to be a very, very good night in Tennessee with Marsha BlackburnMarsha BlackburnTaylor Swift says she wants to get more involved in politics Bipartisan lawmakers introduce resolution supporting vaccines Hillicon Valley: Cohen stuns Washington with testimony | Claims Trump knew Stone spoke to WikiLeaks | Stone, WikiLeaks deny | TikTok gets record fine | Senators take on tech over privacy MORE, a win in Indiana, the Republicans are going to have a much better night than predicted," he said. 

Lewandowski went on to say that Gov. Rick Scott (R-Fla.) will win his Senate race against incumbent Sen. Bill NelsonClarence (Bill) William NelsonEx-House Intel chair: Intel panel is wrong forum to investigate Trump's finances The Hill's Morning Report - Trump budget reignites border security fight 2020 party politics in Puerto Rico MORE (D-Fla.) and that former Rep. Ron DeSantisRonald Dion DeSantisGillum launches voter-registration campaign Republicans need solutions on environment too Republicans up for reelection fear daylight with Trump MORE (R-Fla.) will beat Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum (D) in the state's gubernatorial race.

The former Trump campaign manager's comments come as polls across the country close on Election Night. 

Democrats got their first win of the evening with Jennifer Wexton's victory of Rep. Barbara ComstockBarbara Jean ComstockGOP lawmaker introduces bill to stop revolving door Ex-lawmakers face new scrutiny over lobbying Trump suggests Heller lost reelection bid because he was 'hostile' during 2016 presidential campaign MORE (R-Va.) in Virginia's 10th congressional district. 

Democrats are favored to win control of the House, while Republicans are expected to keep their hold on the Senate.

— Julia Manchester