2018 SeasonAll times ET

2018 Schedule
3-1, 1st in SEC

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Missouri's Michael Porter Jr. is likely done for the season. He will undergo "a microdiscectomy of the L3 and L4 spinal discs" and his recovery time is three-to-four months.

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Breaking News

Missouri's Porter Jr. (back) likely out for season

Missouri freshman forward Michael Porter Jr. will have back surgery and he is likely out for the remainder of the season, the school announced on Tuesday.

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Michael is expected to make a complete recovery, and the Mizzou Men's Basketball program wishes Michael the best during this process.

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What to expect when Michael Porter Jr. returns

Porter is currently sidelined by a mysterious leg injury that has forced him to miss all but two minutes of Missouri's first three games. Will he make a significant difference once he's back?

Missouri escapes Emporia State 67-62 (0:28)

Team Stats

Points Per Game74.8Tied-195th
Rebounds Per Game40.8Tied-89th
Assists Per Game14.0Tied-173rd
Points Allowed63.3Tied-56th

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record22-26
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances26