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Passengers OK after emergency landing

Updated: January 26, 2011, 12:20 AM ET
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

The UMass men's basketball team had to make an emergency landing in Albany after its chartered airplane from Westover Air Force Base in Chicopee, Mass., to Olean, N.Y., had smoke in the cockpit Tuesday afternoon.

The Minutemen were headed to western New York to face St. Bonaventure for Wednesday's scheduled game.

"I was sitting in the first row seat and I smelled something strange," said UMass coach Derek Kellogg by phone from Albany's airport. "The pilot came on about 10 minutes ...

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