Jim Littell will miss Kurt Budke as a boss — and buddy - Article Photos 43/61

Alex Budke, left, comforts his mother Shelley as she wipes a tear from her face while with her son Brett and daughter Sara, front, during the memorial service for Oklahoma State head basketball coach Kurt Budke and assistant coach Miranda Serna at Gallagher-Iba Arena on Monday, Nov. 21, 2011 in Stillwater, Okla. The two were killed in a plane crash along with former state senator Olin Branstetter and his wife Paula while on a recruiting trip in central Arkansas last Thursday. Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman