They Stopped the Loyola Game Because a Fake Food Delivery Guy Wandered Onto the Court

Well, that’s a first!

In the middle of last night’s Loyola Chicago-Duquesne game, the refs were forced to pause the action because a person waltzed onto the floor. Who was that individual? Well, according to the two baffled announcers, it appeared to be an Uber Eats delivery driver.

The guy could be seen holding a beverage and a bag of McDonald’s before security snatched him to lead him off the court.

The live broadcast footage is something else:

If you think someone couldn’t possibly be that dumb … you’d be correct! According to Loyola Chicago’s Assistant Athletic Director, Austin Hansen, the whole thing seemed to be an elaborate prank.

Hansen was sitting courtside and ended up right next to the supposed “delivery driver.” In a thread he shared on Twitter, he posted a picture of the person clearly wearing a mic and also commented that numerous people were filming the incident.

I’m glad it was just a harmless prank that provided us with some pretty funny audio clips by the announcers. But I’d also be perfectly fine if I never saw this again. Just let the guys play the game, please!

written by

Elias Schuster is the Lead Chicago Bulls writer at Bleacher Nation. He started with BN full-time in 2019 immediately after graduating from the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign with a degree in Journalism (yes, he started with the Jim Boylen Era). Since joining, Elias has been the driving force behind Bulls and NBA content for both the site and social accounts. You can follow him on Twitter/X @Schuster_Elias.

more bulls news

Enhanced Box Score: Bulls 131, Hawks 116– April 17, 2024

The Chicago Bulls understood the assignment. Unlike what we saw against Toronto in the first Play-In Tournament game last season, the Bulls were the ones to get out to an early lead. DeMar DeRozan was completely in his bag from...

UGH: Alex Caruso’s Availability Already in Doubt for Next Play-In Game

The Chicago Bulls can't seem to swat the injury bug. Despite Andre Drummond and Ayo Dosunmu returning from their multi-game absences on Wednesday, the Bulls have likely lost their defense ace. Alex Caruso suffered a foot injury in the first...

You Have to See Coby White’s Epic Sequence Against the Hawks

Whether or not he gets the hardware, Coby White is the NBA's Most Improved Player. The Chicago Bulls guard has fully embraced his bigger workload this season, showing improvements in almost every aspect of his game. This was on full...

Oh, Uh: Jimmy Butler “Feared” to Have MCL Injury, Will Undergo MRI

The Miami Heat have some serious concerns after their Play-In Tournament loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. According to The Athletic's Shams Charania, Jimmy Butler is "feared" to have suffered an MCL injury in his knee. An MRI...

WATCH: DeMar DeRozan WOWS with Huge Slam Against the Hawks

DeMar DeRozan is almost 35 years old and led the NBA in minutes this season. I want you to remember that as you watch what you're about to see. The Chicago Bulls' veteran forward was tearing apart the Atlanta Hawks...

Good News Alert: Ayo Dosunmu is Good to Go for Play-In! (UPDATE: Drummond Active)

The Chicago Bulls announced a little under two hours from tip-off that Ayo Dosunmu is cleared to make his return. The third-year guard missed the final four games of the regular season due to a quad contusion. He was listed...

Pre-Gamin’: Atlanta Hawks at Chicago Bulls (8:30 CT), Projected Lineups, How to Watch, More

The game we all knew was coming for the last few months is here. The Bulls host the Hawks in the 9v10 Play-In game tonight. https://twitter.com/chicagobulls/status/1780575841010815053 Game Info Atlanta Hawks (36-46) at Chicago Bulls (39-43) – 8:30 p.m. CT on...

NBA Notes: Play-In Recap & Zion Injury Update, Jontay Porter Banned for Life, Blake Griffin Retires, More

As we near the NBA Playoffs and the Play-In Tournament gets underway, we have a TON going on around The Association. There are some superstar injury updates to address, an All-Star hanging up his sneakers, coaching moves, and a whole...

Let’s Get Hyped for Tonight with a 90s Bulls Intro Flashback

The Chicago Bulls are only a handful of hours away from hosting their first-ever Play-In Tournament game at the United Center. On the one hand, nobody is going to sit there and pretend competing in the 9v10 game is some...

Win or Go Home, No Diar DeRozan, Injury Report Update, Controlling the PnR, and Other Bulls Bullets

In only a handful of hours, the Chicago Bulls will either be preparing for exit interviews or for the winner of Heat-76ers. And I truly don't know which way I'm leaning. https://twitter.com/chicagobulls/status/1780575841010815053 As recently as yesterday, I felt oddly confident...

Latest News

Los Angeles Rams Draft Picks: Full List of NFL Draft Selections

The Los Angeles Rams got hot to end the 2023 season to reach the playoffs before being knocked out in the Wild Card Round. Now, they focus on the 2024 NFL Draft. Check out the team's selections for this year's...

Rays Closer Pete Fairbanks With a Wonderful and Brutally Honest Line About His Performance

Rays closer Pete Fairbanks has been an extremely effective reliever the last four years, posting a 2.66 ERA from 2020 through 2023, with a 34.8% K rate and worth 4.1 WAR. But things have started out much more rough for...

Houston Texans Draft Picks: Full List of NFL Draft Selections

The Houston Texans were one of the huge surprises of the 2023 season as they reached the playoffs and now they look to build on their success in the 2024 NFL Draft. Check out the Texans' full list of draft...

Red Sox vs. Guardians Prediction: Expert Picks, Odds, Stats & Best Bets – Thursday, April 18, 2024

The Boston Red Sox (10-9), led by Connor Wong on a two-game home run streak, are -121 favorites on the moneyline to defeat the Cleveland Guardians (12-6). First pitch is set for 1:35 PM ET Thursday, live from Fenway Park...

Best MLB Prop Bets Today, April 18, 2024

The MLB's five-game slate today is not one to miss. The outings include the Cleveland Guardians taking on the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park.Searching for MLB player prop bets for today's games? This article includes MLB player props for...

Tigers vs. Rangers Prediction: Expert Picks, Odds, Stats & Best Bets – Thursday, April 18, 2024

The Detroit Tigers (10-8) and Texas Rangers (10-9) meet Thursday at Comerica Park, with first pitch at 1:10 PM ET on MLB Network. The Tigers are -111 moneyline favorites for the contest, however, the Rangers are favored against the spread...

Rays vs. Angels Prediction: Expert Picks, Odds, Stats & Best Bets – Thursday, April 18, 2024

The Tampa Bay Rays (10-9) are favorites (-155) on the moneyline when they take on the Los Angeles Angels (9-9) Thursday at 1:10 PM ET, live on BSSUN.Ryan Pepiot will get the ball for Tampa Bay while Los Angeles will...

Red Sox vs. Guardians Probable Starting Pitchers – April 18

The Boston Red Sox (10-9) face the Cleveland Guardians (12-6) at home at 1:35 PM ET on Thursday.This contest's pitching matchup is set, as the Red Sox will send Brennan Bernardino (0-1) to the mound, while Carlos Carrasco (0-1) will...

Tigers vs. Rangers Probable Starting Pitchers – April 18

The Detroit Tigers (10-8) host the Texas Rangers (10-9) at Comerica Park on Thursday, starting at 1:10 PM ET.The Tigers will give the nod to Kenta Maeda (0-1, 6.00 ERA), who is eyeing win No. 1 on the season, and...

Rays vs. Angels Probable Starting Pitchers – April 18

The Tampa Bay Rays (10-9) and the Los Angeles Angels (9-9) square off in St. Petersburg on Thursday. First pitch is at 1:10 PM ET at Tropicana Field.The Rays will call on Ryan Pepiot (1-2) against the Angels and Griffin...

more bulls news