Pat Summitt supporters near and far don their orange

A Facebook event encouraged Pat Summitt fans to wear orange Friday in support of the Lady Vols coach.

The turnout has been tremendous, with supporters from around the country sharing photos of their Tennessee orange on Facebook and Twitter.

Here's a collection of images and messages from around the Web. Find more by visiting the Facebook page, "We've got your back, Pat."

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Central_IL_Vol writes:

Got on my ORANGE for Coach Pat Summitt!

huntined#565710 writes:

I know FLA colors ARE orange and blue but I have seen a lot of ORANGE worn today. So some GATOR fans have class after all.

VolzsFan writes:

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voloffaith writes:

Tears in my eyes at the nationwide support for our Dear(sorry Pat I know you prefer the non puffy side) Coach whom we love in a special way,

orangeinbama writes:

Orangeinbama is wearing ORANGE IN BAMA!!

BigVolFaninSC writes:

I'm not a facebooker, but here in SC I wore my BIG ORANGE for our legendary CPS! If everyone will post here that wore orange, then we might just shut down the server! Thoughts and prayers in addition for Pat and family!

johnlg00 writes:

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Come on, fella! Did we really need that?

fortandrews writes:

Wore my Orange hat today in the land of "Big Blue". Glad I had the honor to meet Pat a couple of weeks ago here in Memphis. Like I told you love your "take no prisoners".

ncvol17 writes:

wearing Orange in NC today.

brokebackvol writes:

wearing orange in Atlanta!

Ga_Dave writes:

We wore our orange today in Georgia for you Pat, God Bless and keep fighting. GLV

orangecountyvols writes:


The Orange was on here in Virginia today..........
keep it in our hearts from now on also.

What's with the troll Volzfan? Will they ever grow up??????

volfan73120#211815 writes:

I love you Pat. I am wearing my orange with pride today in Oklahoma City. God Bless You.

kyvol98 writes:

Alzheimers may rob a person of their current thoughts, but it will NEVER diminish all the accomplishments they have had during their life.
This not only holds true for the legendary Pat Summitt, but my father too. I wore my orange today in honor of Coach Summitt and in memory of my dad!

voloffaith writes:

Gladly wore my Orange in South Carolina today and still have on...rah...rah

ProwlinAndGrowlinSmokeyDog writes:

Husband and I both wore our orange this evening as we went out to dinner.

Smokey says he always has his orange on..

Theo writes:

Orange is the color in Colorado today.

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