Let’s hear from Cowboys owner Jerry Jones on the passing of T. Boone Pickens the legendary oil man and close friend of Jerry’s.
Jerry Jones said, “Today a lot of constituency lost a great friend. Boone was a personal friend and confidant of mine. He was inspirational. And he was a man of sports. His love for competing frankly was unmatched. A lot of people didn’t know that about him. But he warned a beat you shooting quail… He had a lot of Romo and he wanted to beat you flipping nickels. He was a natural born competitor have so many fond memories of not only his support for our Dallas Cowboys but also for his beloved Cowboys of Oklahoma State.”
Just know that T Boone Pickens donated more than a half billion dollars to the Oklahoma State University for the Silver Star Nation on Mickey Spagnola here at the Star.