Video: Buckeyes console grieving local anchor

Video: Buckeyes console grieving local anchor

Here’s a moment everyone can enjoy. Following Saturday night’s win over Wisconsin, Ohio State players exited the field and headed to their locker room, as they always do. This time, however, the Buckeyes stopped to hug a man wearing a suit and headphones.

The man was Dom Tiberi, a sport director for the local CBS affiliate. He had been on a leave from work following the death of his 21-year-old daughter in a car accident on Sept. 17.

Needless to say, the Buckeyes felt his pain and were thrilled to see his face again.

Watch the touching moment below:

And here’s footage of Tiberi’s return to TV last Thursday:

h/t Deadspin.com

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