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Shelley Budke, widow of OSU head coach Kurt Budke, points upwards after cutting down the last of the net after the OSU Cowgirls won the Women's NIT championship college basketball game between Oklahoma State University and James Madison at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, March 31, 2012. Kurt Budke and three others were killed in a plane crash on a recruiting trip in November of 2011. OSU won, 75-68. Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman