"Remember when @tedcruz was posted before the seventh game of Rockets / Warriors and the Rockets, he missed 27 shots in 3 …" wrote JD Scholten, an Iowa Democrat who had lost little Republican President Steve King in a congressional race of 2018.
Cruz had his defenders. Kinda.
"I do not do that often but I will defend Ted," reads in another post on Twitter. "If someone" jinxed "Texas Tech, it was the [bad apples] who celebrated with spilled cars and celebratory fires … Saturday. "
Cruz, for his part, claimed that everything had not happened subsequently.
"A heartbreaking loss, but an incredible game," Cruz wrote on Twitter. "Congratulations to @TexasTechMBB for a historic season – National Championship Extensions – All of Texas is proud of you." #GunsUp "