RIP, everyone’s college bracket, blame Wisconsin, and freak out on Twitter


Villanova Wildcats' Josh Hart during a game in December.
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There’s been a great disturbance in the force-of-brackets. As if millions were suddenly thrown in the trash.

Chances are: Your bracket’s probably worthless, or at least one-fourth worthless, now that the Wisconsin Badgers took down defending champion Villanova in the second round of the tournament.

Number-eight seed University of Wisconsin came out of nowhere to unseat the top dog 65-62.

College basketball fans gathered on Twitter Saturday to pay their respects for the fallen brackets.

There were a few soothsayers out there as well, a surprising number of them children:

Meanwhile, on Non-Sports Twitter…

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