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As golfer took to the Torrey Pines golf course Saturday in day three of the Farmers Insurance Open, they wore clothes to support their alma mater.

Tiger wore a Stanford golf shirt, Rickie Fowler was dressed in all orange for Oklahoma State and last year's Farmers' winner, Ben Crane, sported all yellow and green, from his belt to his shoes.

"We've got the green and yellow glasses so it's pretty much all coming together," said Crane. "I had a lot of duck calls out there today."

Fans participated too. FOX 5 found spectators wearing gear from colleges around the country.

"Go TCU," said Ken Gourley. "We knew it was alma mater day, so we're ready to support our team."

The man known for the most outrageous attire is golfer John Daly. Saturday he wore red checkered pants.

"There's nothing I don't like about John Daly. He's grip it and rip it, loud mouth clothes crazy style," said Matt McDevitt. "It's what golf is about."

Fowler, just his second year as a pro, is also known as somewhat edgy in the industry, but he's okay with that.

"I'm definitely different than most golfers. I wear brighter clothes than most guys do and I come from a little different background. I grew up playing public courses and driving ranges, not at country clubs like a lot of guys," said Fowler. "I'm pretty laid back, I like to have fun and obviously you can see that with the closes I wear."

One fan wore a "Rickie is my homeboy" t-shirt.

Farmers awarded $30,000 total to the college golf programs of the three players posting the best third-round 18-hole scores. The player with the low third-round score received $15,000 for his alma mater's golf team, second received $10,000 and third received $5,000.

"His style is second to none and he tries to be his own man. He doesn't try and conform with the PGA tour which I dig," said Ryan Inchaurregui.

As far as Fowler meeting Daly's fashion sense, he says, "I like seeing guys be themselves and have some fun with their clothing, but I don't know if I could match up with Daly and wear the stuff he does."

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