T. Boone Pickens

Boone Pickens walks the sidelines of his namesake stadium at Oklahoma State University in this undated News Press file photo.

T. Boone Pickens made a number of contributions to Oklahoma State University and in the oil business. His name is prominently displayed on OSU’s football stadium, and Pickens helped grow OSU’s imprint on the world through his donations to the university. Following his passing Wednesday, some took to Twitter to share their thoughts on a man who will be remembered as much for his personality as his philanthropic efforts.

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