WATCH | Illinois State University recruits Kobe Buffalomeat
This year's college football signing day is trending for reasons other than the recruits' stats.
Meet Kobe Buffalomeat. Yes, that's his real name. The offensive lineman just signed on to play for Illinois State, and people are taking note of his unique name.
Buffalomeat lives up to his name, measuring 6'7'' and weighing 285 lbs.
People are rooting for Buffalomeat's success.
*Kobe Buffalomeat goes to school*— Michael Lananna (@mlananna) February 1, 2017
Kobe: "OK, I'm heading off to class now. Bye mom! Bye dad!
Mr. and Mrs. Buffalomeat: "Bison!"
The puns quickly swept social media.