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LeBron James Celebrates Ohio State National Championship Win On a Plane

LeBron James Celebrates Ohio State National Championship Win On a Plane

Ohio State won the first ever College Football Playoff on Monday night after beating Oregon in the national championship game.

Despite facing Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota and his fast-paced offense, the Buckeyes managed a dominant 42-20 victory at AT&T Stadium.

And the biggest Ohio fan of them all, LeBron James, was in the building to savour the memorable moment.

The Cleveland Cavaliers star flew to Dallas and was vocal throughout as Cardale Jones and Ezekial Elliot led the Buckeyes to the title.

He shared a brilliant picture mid-flight as he flew back to Ohio:

He also heaped praise on Elliot on Twitter after the running back rushed for 246 yards and four touchdowns:

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