Ohio State football coach punishes fan who rushes the field

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ICYMI: Former Ohio St LB and current strength coach Anthony Schlegel LAID OUT a fan today. Here's photo evidence. http://t.co/Gbrt3J3Y02
Props to OSU strength coach Anthony Schlegel. That tackle was worth 5 Buckeye helmet stickers and the game ball.
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Chris Moore #15 of the Cincinnati Bearcats takes off for the endzone all alone to complete a 78-yard touchdown reception in the third quarter against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Quarterback Gunner Kiel #11 of the Cincinnati Bearcats throws a 78-yard touchdown pass in the third quarter against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Adolphus Washington #92 of the Ohio State Buckeyes blocks a pass attempt by Gunner Kiel #11 of the Cincinnati Bearcats in the second quarter at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Jeff Heuerman #5 of the Ohio State Buckeyes is gang tackled by Jeff Luc #1, Kevin Brown #40 and Jerrell Jordan #99 of the Cincinnati Bearcats, in the third quarter after a short reception at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Devin Smith #9 of the Ohio State Buckeyes makes a 34-yard touchdown catch in the fourth quarter in front of Zach Edwards #22 of the Cincinnati Bearcats at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Ezekiel Elliott #15 of the Ohio State Buckeyes heads up field with control of the ball in the third quarter against the Cincinnati Bearcats at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Quarterback J.T. Barrett #16 of the Ohio State Buckeyes throws a 34-yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter against the Cincinnati Bearcats at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Dontre Wilson #2 of the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrates with Jalin Marshall #17 in the end zone after catching a 24-yard touchdown pass in the third quarter against the Cincinnati Bearcats at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Hosey Williams #23 of the Cincinnati Bearcats is wrapped up after a short gain by Armani Reeves #26 and Raekwon McMillan #5 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the third quarter at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Joey Bosa #97 of the Ohio State Buckeyes wraps up ball carrier Rodriguez Moore #21 of the Cincinnati Bearcats behind the line of scrimmage in the fourth quarter at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Rod Smith #7 of the Ohio State Buckeyes scores on a three-yard touchdown run in the first quarter past Zach Edwards #22 of the Cincinnati Bearcats at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Quarterback J.T. Barrett #16 of the Ohio State Buckeyes runs away from a tackle attempt from Jeff Luc #1 of the Cincinnati Bearcats in the first quarter at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Quarterback J.T. Barrett #16 of the Ohio State Buckeyes is hit by Terrell Hartsfield #95 of the Cincinnati Bearcats after a short gain in the second quarter at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Ezekiel Elliott #15 of the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrates his three-yard touchdown run in the first quarter against the Cincinnati Bearcats with Jeff Heuerman #5 and Nick Vannett #81 at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Joey Bosa #97 of the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrates after his sack of Gunner Kiel #11 of the Cincinnati Bearcats in the first quarter caused a fumble and safety at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. Celebrating with Bosa are Vonn Bell #11 and Eli Apple #13. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Chris Moore #15 of the Cincinnati Bearcats pulls in a 60-yard touchdown pass in the first quarter over the defense of Vonn Bell #11 of the Ohio State Buckeyes at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Devin Smith #9 of the Ohio State Buckeyes stares down Mike Tyson #5 of the Cincinnati Bearcats in the end zone after Smith scored on a 19-yard touchdown pass in the first quarter at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Ezekiel Elliott #15 of the Ohio State Buckeyes picks up yardage through the middle of the field in the second quarter against the Cincinnati Bearcats at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: Chris Moore #15 of the Cincinnati Bearcats pulls in a catch for an 83-yard touchdown reception at the end of the second quarter against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 27: at Ohio Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
Cincinnati wide receiver Johnny Holton bobbles a pass as Ohio State cornerback Eli Apple defends during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State running back Dontre Wilson, left, celebrates his touchdown catch against Cincinnati with quarterback J.T. Barrett during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Cincinnati wide receiver Johnny Holton bobbles a pass as Ohio State cornerback Eli Apple defends during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott, right, tries to escape the grasp of Cincinnati safety Zach Edwards (22) as Jeff Luc trails the play during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer shouts instructions to his team against Cincinnati during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Cincinnati head coach Tommy Tuberville shouts at a referee during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game against Ohio State Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott, center, carries the ball as Cincinnati defenders Brandon Mitchell, left, and Terrell Hartsfield tackle him during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State wide receiver Devin Smith, right, catches a touchdown pass as Cincinnati safety Zach Edwards defends during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State running back Dontre Wilson catches a touchdown pass against Cincinnati during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Cincinnati running back Tion Green (7) is tackled by Ohio State defenders during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
A Cincinnati helmet has a "CKP" sticker at Cincinnati's NCAA college football game against Ohio State on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. The sticker was in honor of their teammate Chamoda Kennedy-Palmore, who was killed in a motorcycle accident earlier this week. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Cincinnati wide receiver Chris Moore, left, runs a pass route as Ohio State cornerback Doran Grant defends during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Cincinnati 50-28. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Cincinnati wide receiver Johnny Holton, right, crosses the goal line for a touchdown against Ohio State during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Cincinnati defensive end Terrell Hartsfield, right, tackles Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Cincinnati wide receiver Johnny Holton, center, scores a touchdown against Ohio State during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott, left, celebrates his touchdown against Cincinnati during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State running back Rod Smith (7) crosses the line of scrimmage as Cincinnati safety Mike Tyson tries to tackle him during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State wide receiver Devin Smith, front, carries Cincinnati safety Mike Tyson into the endzone for a touchdown during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State running back Rod Smith dives across the goal line for a touchdown against Cincinnati during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State running back Rod Smith, left, celebrates his touchdown against Cincinnati with teammate offensive lineman Taylor Decker during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Cincinnati quarterback Gunner Kiel throws a a pass against Ohio State during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett drops back to pass against Cincinnati during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
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By Eric Sandler

When an impulsive fan rushed the Ohio State, Cincinnati football game on Saturday evening, the Buckeyes didn't need to look much further than their strength and conditioning coach, Anthony Schlegel, for a quick solution. The former wrestler, power-lifter, and linebacker for the Jets and Bengals wasted little time in showing the unsuspecting fan what he was all about: Power. Schlegel's swift punishment is the stuff of legend and will surely repel any other field-rushing hopefuls. Check out the move in all of its glory below!

The Moment of Truth:


From The Stands:


The Live Broadcast + Slow-Motion Replay:


What The Rock Had To Say:


The Ohio State Buckeyes went on to win the game over the Cincinnati Bearcats 50-28 in the end.

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