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A Bethune-Cookman Coach Bought A Runza On The Sideline During His Team's Game vs. Nebraska

Flag members of the Nebraska Cornhuskers perform before the game against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights.

LINCOLN, NE - SEPTEMBER 23: Flag members of the Nebraska Cornhuskers perform before the game against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights at Memorial Stadium on September 23, 2017 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images)

Bethune-Cookman is getting crushed by Nebraska on Saturday, but it appears that one member of the team's coaching staff is at least enjoying a nice snack during the contest.

A fan in the stands snapped a photo of the coaching staff member ordering a runza from one of the concession workers. Runza, who those unaware, is a pasty-type of food filled with meat and cabbage. There is a fast food chain in Nebraska called Runza, which unsurprisingly makes runza.

So basically, the coach is sampling the local cuisine while his team gets destroyed on the field.

The fan posted a photo of the situation. It's pretty funny:

Food & Wine actually did a feature on runza last year:

Meat and cabbage, concealed in a sleeve of dough, then cooked. Even easier, you could just go ahead and imagine a hot pocket. As long as you promise to also imagine one of the best-tasting hot pockets you've ever had.

So, you're not quite there, yet—but you're pretty darned close. Baked, stuffed and sold statewide, most visibly at the Runza chain of restaurants, this simple, grab-and-go meal is as Nebraska as Cornhusker football. (Thousands are sold, incidentally, on game days at Lincoln's Memorial Stadium.) Kind of a big deal nowadays, the runza's origins are remarkably humble, traced back to the immigrant families that came from Central and Eastern Europe to settle on the Great Plains.

Nebraska is up 38-3 on Bethune-Cookman in the third quarter.