Sports SHORTS

Monday, January 29, 2001 at 12:00am

NTSB begins crash investigation

National Transportation Safety Board investigators arrived Sunday in Byers, Colo., site of the gruesome plane crash that killed two Oklahoma State basketball players, along with six staffers and broadcasters. The tragedy occurred Saturday evening as the team was returning from a game at the University of Colorado. Among the victims were redshirt freshman guard Nate Fleming of Edmond, Okla., and redshirt junior guard Dan Lawson of Detroit. The plane was one of three chartered by the school, and crashed 40 miles east of Denver after leaving from Jefferson County Airport.

Agassi all wet after victory

Enjoying his seventh Grand Slam Championship, Andre Agassi showed up late for an Australian Open champion photo shoot soaking wet, obviously having taken a celebratory dip in a nearby river. The tradition was first started by fellow American Jim Courier, after he won in 1992 and 1993, and celebrated with a post-match swim in the Yarra River. With Agassi

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