OSU To Remember Basketball Coaches, Supporters Killed In 2011 Crash
STILLWATER, Oklahoma - Five years ago Thursday, two Oklahoma State Women's basketball coaches and two OSU supporters died in an airplane crash in Arkansas.
Coach Kurt Budke, Coach Miranda Serna and Olin and Paula Branstetter from Ponca City were on a recruiting trip in Branstetter's single-engine plane when it went down near Perryville, Arkansas.
The NTSB says pilot Olin Branstetter lost control, but it was never determined what caused him to lose control.
OSU closes out a three-game homestand when it when it hosts Loyola Marymount at 7 p.m. The Cowgirls will "Remember The 4" at the game in the Gallagher-Iba Arena.