I know we all wished that if a 1 seed ever lost to a 16, it would be Duke. So I guess that’s disappointing, but Virginia losing by 20 to Maryland-Baltimore County, a team named the Retrievers for some damn reason? Wow. I thought I had a witty historically-based tweet about it.
The last time the forces of Virginia were embarrassed by Maryland troops in such a fashion as this was around April 1865.
— Erik Loomis (@ErikLoomis) March 17, 2018
But I am a second class wit at best. This is first class.
ANNOUNCER: I have never seen a more dejected group of Cavaliers.
OLIVER CROMWELL: I beg to differ.
— 59-12, 73CG, 441K but no, name it after Denton (@OldHossRadbourn) March 17, 2018
And just in case this wasn’t amusing enough:
I picked UVA to win in every bracket I filled out pic.twitter.com/tHGVxOsJJ9
— Chris Cillizza (@CillizzaCNN) March 17, 2018