Okla. St. women's coaches die in Ark. plane crash

This March 13, 2010 file photo shows Oklahoma State women's basketball head coach Kurt Budke reacting to a 74-69 loss against Oklahoma in an NCAA college basketball game at the Big 12 Basketball Conference tournament in Kansas City, Mo. Oklahoma State University says Budke and assistant coach Miranda Serna were killed in a plane crash in central Arkansas. The university said in a news release Friday, Nov. 18, 2011 that the two were on a recruiting trip to Arkansas when the plane crashed near Perryville, about 45 miles west of Little Rock. (AP Photo/Denny Medley, File)

November 18, 2011 9:15:51 AM PST
The Oklahoma State University women's basketball coach and his assistant coach were killed when the single-engine plane they were in during a recruiting trip crashed in steep terrain in Arkansas, the university confirmed Friday morning.