Twitter reaction to Johnson on johnson crime

Kansas senior guard Elijah Johnson caused a stir early in Friday’s NCAA Tournament game against Michigan.

And no, it wasn’t for a spectacular play.

Rather, a pain-inducing one.

Johnson dropped Michigan freshman forward Mitch McGary with a shot to the crotch minutes into the Sweet 16 action.

For the blow, Johnson was tagged with a flagrant foul. He also earned himself a a spot on Twitter’s trending list, where he caught some heat from a few college basketball analysts.