In two minutes, Michael Porter Jr. -- and all hope for Missouri -- was lost
Players like Michael Porter Jr. don't often choose to play basketball at Missouri. His decision was supposed to lift the Tigers, make them relevant again. And even before Porter played, you could feel it. Then, after it barely started, it ended.
What Michael Porter Jr.'s injury means for his NBA draft stock
Porter, a potential No. 1 pick in the 2018 NBA draft, will likely miss the rest of the college basketball season after back surgery. How much will his draft stock fall, if at all?
Missouri's Porter Jr. (back) likely out for season
Missouri freshman forward Michael Porter Jr. will have back surgery and is likely out for the remainder of the season, the school announced on Tuesday.
Williams: Porter Jr. 'can still be No.1 pick.'
Jay Williams says Missouri's Michael Porter Jr.'s injury further proves that players who have a chance to be a NBA top pick shouldn't jeopardize it by playing in college.
Irish earn spot in Maui Invitational Final.
The last time Notre Dame faced off against LSU was back in 1990 when Shaq lead the Tigers past the Irish. On Tuesday night the pair met again in the Maui Invitational semifinal, where T.J. Gibbs' 26 points lead Notre Dame to the final in a 92-53 win.
Baylor rallies past Creighton.
No. 22 Baylor gets 19 points from King McClure and uses a second-half surge to beat Creighton 65-59.
Kansas hits school-record 19 threes in blowout.
No. 3 Kansas rains 19 3-pointers to rout Texas Southern 114-71.
Notre Dame's Farrell drops another dime.
Matt Farrell makes it look too easy with a great leave that turns into a dunk.
Drew: Baylor 'settled down' in second half.
Baylor's head coach Scott Drew says his team took care of the ball and "took more high-percentage shots" in a 65-59 win over Creighton.
Notre Dame's Gibbs takes contact but still finishes in transition.
Temple Gibbs leaks out in transition and finishes for the Irish.
Baylor's McClure hits tough layup.
King McClure drives baseline and attacks the rim for a 3-point play and a chance to tie the game at 50.
No. 25 Bama battles UT-Arlington to wire, wins 77-76.
Tide freshman Collin Sexton pours in 29 points to lead his team to a home victory.
Alabama wins a nail biter.
Alabama head coach Avery Johnson speaks with Taylor Zarzour and Mo Williams after his team's 77-76 win over UT Arlington.
Notre Dame's Farrell nutmegs defender with pass.
Matt Farrell sets up his teammate with a perfect pass between a LSU defender's legs.
LSU's Mays splits defenders for the bucket.
Skylar Mays gets to the bucket after splitting two Notre Dame defenders and finishes with ease.
Johnson's 3 gives Bama the lead.
Avery Johnson Jr. hits a corner three to give Alabama a 54-53 lead.
Wichita State headed to Maui Invitational Final.
No. 6 Wichita State shows off their defensive skills in the second half to hold off Marquette 80-66 to advance to the Maui Invitational title game.
Holiday was 'looking to be aggressive' on game-winner.
Aaron Holiday says the Bruins talked about being aggressive and erasing mistakes down the stretch in UCLA's 72-70 win over Wisconsin.
Minnesota's Murphy puts down slam.
Jordan Murphy continues his big night by throwing down a dunk for his 20th point of the game.
Holiday makes game-winning layup.
Aaron Holiday evades Wisconsin defenders on the way to a basket as UCLA escapes with a 72-70 win over Wisconsin.
Murphy hits jumper at buzzer.
Jordan Murphy extends Minnesota's lead with a buzzer-beating jump shot to end the half.
Lynch's block leads to layup.
Minnesota's Reggie Lynch comes up with a block that leads to a layup on the other end.
Kansas's Azubuike posterizes defender.
Udoka Azubuike completely dominates the Tigers by throwing down the monster dunk on Trayvon Reed.
No. 16 A&M pulls off big 98-87 win vs. Penn State.
Forward Robert Williams puts together a 21-point, nine-assist performance as the Aggies win the Progressive Legends Classic.
Michigan's Matthews gets up for the huge block.
Charles Matthews shows off his length with a rejection at the rim for Michigan.
Northwestern made history last season with its first NCAA tournament appearance. This season? Already two losses. It's too early to panic, but not too early to regroup. And the Wildcats aren't alone. Michigan State, Kentucky and more are searching.
The argument will go on all season: Which conference is the best? For now, a week into the season, the Big East is proving once again that it is a beast.
The Aggies' now-sophomore forward decided he wasn't ready for the NBA after his first season, despite the potential financial rewards and scouts who saw a bright future. He's back to get even better.
Dayton redshirt freshman Kostas Antetokounmpo, the 20-year-old brother of the Bucks' MVP candidate, is impressing scouts with his long-term potential. What's his NBA outlook?