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Seeing the future for this season's top freshmen

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Missouri's Porter Jr. a force to be reckoned with (1:00)

ESPN's No. 2 prospect of the class of 2017, Michael Porter Jr., is about to take college hoops by storm. (1:00)

One of the most exciting aspects of college basketball also happens to be the most difficult to predict. Just how good will the best freshmen be this season?

To help answer that question, I've taken a deep dive into the stats left behind by top freshmen over the past decade. A while back, I described what we can really expect, collectively, from the best freshmen in the country. Today, I want to break down those expectations into individual projections.