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    OK State gets another gift

    I'm starting to think that we need to find an ISU alum who is willing to go out and start an energy company...

    Texas Couple Donates $57.2M To OSU For Sports, Studies - Education News Story - KOCO Oklahoma City

    Note that this is in addition to the money that Mr. Pickens has been shelling out. Oh, well. We'll just have to wait and see if there are any dividends associated with this investment.



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    Re: OK State gets another gift

    Cripes sake...



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    Re: OK State gets another gift

    You need money to build winning sports programs but money does not guarantee winning sports programs.



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    Re: OK State gets another gift

    Werent we going to get something from the fertilizer guy? Did we? Whatever happened?



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    Re: OK State gets another gift

    Wow! They are going to have facilities, equipment, and recruiting budgets greater than the almighty U of Texas at this rate. They could be a real force in most sports in a few years. Hopefully, they will blow it like most lottery winners.



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    Re: OK State gets another gift

    Does everyone realize that Jamie wants to put "I think" 85 million total into our stadium? That couple would almost pay off that alone.



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    Re: OK State gets another gift

    yeah, what the heck ever happened to this rumored announcement we were supposed to get???



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    Re: OK State gets another gift

    This is what Boone Pickens money got with his stadium donation:

    Brick has OSU fans seeing 'red'

    Note that this was a few years ago....



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    Re: OK State gets another gift

    Quote Originally Posted by TheHelgo View Post
    yeah, what the heck ever happened to this rumored announcement we were supposed to get???

    There was a gift in the beginning of the year.

    middle of July it will be announced.


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    Quote Originally Posted by TheHelgo View Post
    yeah, what the heck ever happened to this rumored announcement we were supposed to get???
    I think people have been saying wait until the next quarter...Which happens to be July.

    Seems like any money announcement is lame compared to OSU anymore. Lets just say that we get 20-30 million for a donation which would be awesome and is a crap load of money, but OSU has received something like 300+ million lately. That is crazy.



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    Re: OK State gets another gift

    Quote Originally Posted by CyInSoonerland View Post
    This is what Boone Pickens money got with his stadium donation:

    Brick has OSU fans seeing 'red'

    Note that this was a few years ago....
    I remember hearing about this last time we played in Norman.

    Apparently (at least according to the people I talked to) there are a few more OU logos that haven't been found yet.



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    Re: OK State gets another gift

    someone stop this madness!!!



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    Schools with the Most NCAA Championships

    Oklahoma State has the most championships of any team in the Big 12.

    Funny, even with all of its power and money, we still have more championships than Nebraska. Of course this doesn't include football, which matters a lot.


    Kinnick smells like syrup.

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    Re: OK State gets another gift

    I want to see a picture!



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