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Ohio State assistant coach Anthony Schlegel tackles the pitch invader last night.

Ohio State assistant coach Anthony Schlegel tackles the pitch invader last night.

Ohio State assistant coach Anthony Schlegel tackles the pitch invader last night.

There are different ways of dealing with pitch invaders, but the approach taken by Anthony Schlegel yesterday in Ohio has become an online hit.

The Ohio State assistant strength coach took matters into his own hands after an over-zealous fan ran onto the field during Ohio's match versus Cincinnati on Saturday night.

The incident went raised the pulses in the crowd and in the press box immediately afterwards, former Ohio State coach Earle Bruce said that Schlegel was "the best tackler we've ever had."

Watch the body slam below:

 

 

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