Twitter Goes Insane Over UMBC Upset Over UVA: ‘University of My Bracket’s Crushed’
March Madness had a pretty mad start with the biggest upset in NCAA history.
The University of Virginia, who was the #1 seed in in the NCAA Tournament, was beaten by the University of Maryland Baltimore County, the #16 seed, finishing 74-54.
And Twitter went absolutely nuts.
— Steve Deace (@SteveDeaceShow) March 17, 2018
— Nicholas Anderson (@nichranderson) March 17, 2018
Hey @UMBCAthletics fans, after we shocked the world at the Winter Olympics, congrats on making history of your own with tonight’s shocker. Let’s hoist one together! #TeamShuster #UMBC #history #Gold #MarchMadness 🥌🏀👏 pic.twitter.com/euNBjdxA3J
— Team Shuster (@TeamShuster) March 17, 2018
Just told Huck and Junebug I’m trading them in for RETRIEVERS!
— David Jolly (@DavidJollyFL) March 17, 2018
— David Steele (@David_C_Steele) March 17, 2018
All other upsets and Cinderellas must bow down. #umbc
— Jamal Murphy (@Blacketologist) March 17, 2018
The 16 seed, (Golden) Retrievers thrash 1 seed Virginia. First time in history. I can’t help but think that Air Bud had his hand in this somehow. #UMBC
— Trevor Knight (@trevor_knight9) March 17, 2018
The reason why Virginia lost is because Trump supported them and did a rally before the game.#UMBC
— Tony Posnanski (@tonyposnanski) March 17, 2018
UMBC – University of My Bracket’s Crushed #UMBC
— Eric Perkins (@PerkatPlay) March 17, 2018
I lived to see a 16 beat a 1. I love basketball. I love March Madness. Unreal. #UMBC
— Seth Tuttle (@stuttle10) March 17, 2018
— ESPN Streak (@ESPNStreak) March 17, 2018
— Taurean (@taureanb) March 17, 2018
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