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Betty Lennox remembers Kurt Budke

Lennox speaks of Budke as 'father figure'

Originally Published: November 21, 2011
By Michelle Smith

After getting the news that her former coach and mentor Kurt Budke had died in a plane crash, Betty Lennox found herself calling Budke's cell phone. She couldn't allow herself to believe what she had been told.

"It just rang and rang and rang, and then I heard his voice [on the voicemail]," Lennox said. "And that's the thing that really got me."

Oklahoma State is holding a memorial service Monday for Budke, the Cowgirls' women's basketball coach since 2005, and assistant ...

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