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Twitter Reacts To Upset Win by NJIT Over No. 17 Michigan

When the upset of the year occurs, of course the Twitterverse reacts. Here are some of the best.

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When a team that very few people outside of the mid-major college basketball media have heard of, goes and beats one of the all-time great basketball programs, there is going to be a major reaction in the Twitterverse.

The most obvious reaction is confusion, as in what is an NJIT?

Or pointing out how ridiculously lopsided this matchup is in the first place:

And then there is the Schadenfreude:

Michigan fans haven't had a good year, so of course, you knew this was coming:

And more pain:

Bravo for this one:

And the rationalization is of course there. Maybe this isn't so bad, because if I just change this one cherry picked stat, then maybe our team could be better than we think:

Or students look to take advantage of the situation as best they can. I mean, why not try to get finals canceled:

Hey, maybe my team isn't so bad after all:

The fans love it though. I hope this makes Sportscenter:

Seth Davis is getting ready for NCAA Tournament season:

And the obligatory Jon Rothstein:

And the burning question we all want to know: