GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Greensboro police marked the territory outside a Hillary Clinton rally at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. So many supporters showed up, hundreds didn't make it inside.
"I've been standing in line for hours," said Clinton supporter Pat Moore. "This just shows what kind of support we have here."
Some of those supporters confronted more than two dozen protesters, exchanging remarks and debating the issues.
Before things got heated, Lee Haywood stood on a street corner outside the rally, brandishing a homemade "I Am Deplorable" sign. He wasn't pleased with Hillary Clinton's remarks on Trump supporters.
"I'm a taxpaying patriotic citizen and I deeply resent being called a deplorable and the people that I know such as my friend here Fay, who support Donald Trump, we do so out of our sense of patriotism and our hope that our country will see better days," Haywood said.
Students from UNCG also protested Clinton, especially those who were GOP friendly.
"The American people are suffering an injustice and that injustice is that she's not being held accountable, you know she's getting away with things that no other candidate could get away with," said Trump supporter Alexis Gray.
But one group didn't care for either major party candidate, saying none of the options support the advancement of minorities or the LGBTQ community.
"Until a political candidate or anyone actually steps up and says that black and brown people matter and give recognition and visibility to the black and brown trans people of color and queer people of color out there then we're not interested in this system and we're gonna call for something else," said student Carly Springs.