After Kansas was eliminated from the NCAA Tournament Sunday, its rival, Missouri, tweeted a message of congratulations to the team that eliminated the Jayhawks from the tournament.
Congrats to @Stanford on a fine NCAA Tournament win!
— Mizzou (@Mizzou) March 23, 2014
— Matt Sebek (@MattSebek) March 23, 2014
— Jon Solomon (@JonSolomonCBS) March 23, 2014
Some thought the humor was in good taste.
— Wallace Hawkins (@DamonWHawkins) March 23, 2014
That was a brilliant tweet, @mizzou. You win the day.
— Stephen Hartgrove (@SHGrove90) March 23, 2014
— Kevin Mark (@Coachbulldog) March 23, 2014
Others were not amused at all.
— Erin Sorensen (@erinsorensen) March 23, 2014
— Dan Wetzel (@DanWetzel) March 23, 2014
Hey @Mizzou, you haven't won an NCAA tournament game in four years.
— Joe Davis (@ByJoeDavis) March 23, 2014
The @Mizzou twitter account poking fun at Kansas. Excuse me, where was your basketball team this postseason? Prestigious NIT? Oh, okay.
— Tate Steinlage (@SteinlageT) March 23, 2014
@Mizzou such a trash program just like the whole state.
— Chaz Berglin (@Chazzerd) March 23, 2014
— Kip Hill (@kiphillreporter) March 23, 2014
— Ross Dellenger (@RossDellenger) March 23, 2014
Intense is one way to put it.