Well, that didn’t take long.
Seconds after kickoff, fans began wasting potential tacos in Lubbock. As is tradition, Texas Tech fans started throwing tortillas on the field.
And Twitter went nuts.
TORTILLAS ARE FLYING.
— Longhorn Network (@LonghornNetwork) November 5, 2016
Wow. Students just litter the southeast corner of Jones AT&T Stadium with tortillas.
— Brian Davis (@BDavisAAS) November 5, 2016
And the tortillas have flown. It is officially game time!
— Jessica Slate (@thejslate) November 5, 2016
The tortillas have been tossed, I repeat the tortillas have been tossed #WreckEm
— Raul Luera (@Luera_78) November 5, 2016
— Alex Judd (@JuddOnTheRun) November 5, 2016
So many perfectly good tortillas going to waste.
— Michael Kelminson (@mjk2341) November 5, 2016
Why the heck are tortillas flying onto the field in Lubbock? #hookem
— HookEmFanAllDay (@HookEmFanAllDay) November 5, 2016
TORTILLAS EVERYWHERE!!! #WreckEm
— Brittany (@BrittanyTTU) November 5, 2016
TORTILLAS ARE FOR EATING!!
— DachshundDaddy (@DowserDan) November 5, 2016
Why throw tortillas onto the field? They had aspirations of being tacos one day. Tech fans are monsters! #texasvstech
— Aaron Galvan (@AaronGalvan) November 5, 2016
— Gracie Bailey (@graciebailey_) November 5, 2016