Aaron Craft gets engaged and the tweets about it are must-see

Oh, the emojis.

The news of Ohio State star guard Aaron Craft's engagement to reported longtime sweetheart Amber Petersen (she's studying medical dietetics) has been public for a few days now. My bud Rob Dauster over at NBCSports.com documented some early reaction from disappointed women upon hearing the news. It was good, but barely scratched the surface.

Below, a sampling -- sampling; I've plucked maybe 5 percent of the Twitter meltdown that's ensued, and still ongoing -- from Craft's engagement. Really funny stuff, some of it self-aware, some of it frighteningly earnest. Meet Aaron Craft, college basketball's mainstream heartthrob, now off the market.

This one slayed me.

And two others of note from the male side.

#gratzbro is a new one. Finally:

Go get 'em, Barnthouse.

CBS Sports Writer

Matt Norlander has been with CBS Sports since 2010, primarily covering college basketball but also writes about the NBA Draft, the Olympics and the World Cup. He lives in Connecticut and loves to play... Full Bio

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