Legendary oil tycoon, Oklahoma State University megadonor T. Boone Pickens dies

Legendary oil tycoon, Oklahoma State University megadonor T. Boone Pickens dies

Updated: 2:32 PM EDT Sep 11, 2019

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WEBVTT INTERVIEW WITH THE ONE AND ONLY BOONE PICKENS. JESSUCA: A LOT OF PEOPLE WERE WORRIED ABOUT HIM AFTER HE WASN’T SHOWING UP TO OSU GAMES. ABIGAIL: BUT I SPENT SEVERAL HOURS WITH HIM, AND HE WAS FEELING PRETTY GOOD. WE WENT TO HIS EXPANSIVE RANCH IN THE TEXAS PANHANDLE, AS THE 90-YEAR-OLD RECOVERS, REFLECTS, AND CRACKS A FEW JOKES. ♪ ABIGAIL: YOU LOOK UP AND YOU SEE BOONE PICKENS STADIUM, YOUR NAME THAT’S A BIG DEAL. >> WHEN YOU SEE YOUR NAME ON THE STADIUM, YOU KNOW THAT YOU HAVE, UHHH, YOU’VE BUILT SOME BIG THINGS. AND I’M PROUD OF THAT. ABIGAIL: THE HOUSE THAT BOONE BUILT, A COLISEUM IN THE HEART OF COWBOY COUNTRY. BOONE HAS GIVEN $500 MILLION…

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