Iowa Men's Basketball

Watch: Iowa honors Chris Street with tribute video

Former Iowa head coach Tom Davis (left) holds hands with Patty Street, mother of Iowa basketball player Chris Street, as she sits next to her husband and Chris' father Mike during a ceremony honoring the memory of Chris Street  during halftime of Saturday's Iowa-Purdue game at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. (Jim Slosiarek/The Gazette)
Former Iowa head coach Tom Davis (left) holds hands with Patty Street, mother of Iowa basketball player Chris Street, as she sits next to her husband and Chris' father Mike during a ceremony honoring the memory of Chris Street during halftime of Saturday's Iowa-Purdue game at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. (Jim Slosiarek/The Gazette)

Twenty-five years after he was tragically killed in a car accident in the middle of his junior season, Chris Street’s legacy remains important to the Iowa men’s basketball program.

At halftime of Saturday’s game against Purdue at Carver-Hawkeye Arena, Iowa honored Street with a ceremony and video. Street's family, former teammates and former coach Tom Davis were in attendance.

Fans wore white “Chris Street Forever 40” shirts and Street’s jersey occupied a chair on the Iowa bench during the game.

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