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Pat ChristmanThree-time eating contest champion Erik Lopez cleans out the bottom of the bowl after a mac and cheese and sundae eating contest Wednesday at Minnesota State University. The contest, part of homecoming week, began with a round of eating a plate of mac and cheese as fast as possible with speed sundae-eating as the final round.

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