Missouri Rumors & News

  • Jontay Porter officially reclassifies, will join brother Michael at Missouri this season

    CBS Sports "Jontay Porter, a five-star prospect from the Class of 2018, officially announced Wednesday what he told CBS Sports last month it was "safe" to assume he would eventually do -- i.e., reclassify to 2017 so that he can play for Missouri this season. Porter is a 6-foot-10 forward and the younger..." August 10

  • Top H.S. Hoops Prospect 'I'm Not 'One-and-Done' I Might Stay In School!!'

    TMZ "NBA teams might not wanna plummet for Michael Porter Jr. next year ... 'cause the projected #1 pick in the 2018 Draft says there's a chance he won't jump to the pros after his freshman season. We spoke with the 6'10", 215-pound phenom about being the big man on Mizzou's campus ... and MPJ says..." July 31

  • Jontay Porter says it's a 'safe assumption' he'll play at Missouri this season

    CBS Sports "There is no formal announcement scheduled. So don't expect a press release from Missouri officials in the coming minutes. But the assumption for a while has been that Class of 2018 star Jontay Porter will reclassify and enroll at Mizzou soon so that he can play alongside his brother, Michael..." July 13

  • Mizzou recruit Tilmon arrested

    Columbia Daily Tribune "Jeremiah Tilmon was arrested Friday morning for purchase or possession of intoxicants by a minor, according to a MUPD arrest report. Tilmon was pulled over on Tiger Ave. just south of Hospital Drive at 1:42 a.m. Friday after failing to drive within a single lane. The officer detected the smell..." June 19

  • Michael Porter Jr. hoping to take Missouri to Final Four

    ESPN "Michael Porter Jr., ESPN's No. 1 prospect in the country and projected top pick in the 2018 NBA draft, said guiding Missouri to its first trip to the NCAA tournament since 2013 will not suffice in 2017-18. Porter said he wants to take the Tigers to the final stage of the season in..." June 02

  • Missouri lands 4-star C Jontay Porter, brother of No. 1 overall recruit

    The Spun "Seattle (Wash.) Nathan Hale four-star power forward Jontay Porter is heading to Missouri. Many predicted this would be the case, but Porter made it official on Twitter just now. Jontay is the younger brother of Michael Porter Jr., the top player in the 2017 class and a Missouri signee. Their..." May 23

  • Missouri lands 4-star C Jeremiah Tilmon

    ESPN "Cuonzo Martin landed another ESPN 100 prospect at Missouri on Monday, with four-star center Jeremiah Tilmon signing with the Tigers. Tilmon, a 6-foot-10 center from East St. Louis High School (Illinois), originally signed with Illinois under head coach John Groce. When Groce was fired and..." May 16

  • Porter Jr. not looking to mirror Fultz, Simmons: 'I want to win in college'

    Fanrag Sports "Michael Porter Jr. knows all about how Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz could go back-to-back as No. 1 picks in the NBA Draft who also had the distinction of failing to play in the NCAA Tournament. And Porter Jr. doesn’t want to become the third straight player to follow that path. “I’m not..." April 15

  • 4-star PG Blake Harris commits to Missouri

    SEC Country "First, Missouri basketball hired Cuonzo Martin. Then they landed the top recruit in the country in Michael Porter Jr. And now they’ve landed their point guard of the future. 4-star point guard Blake Harris, who visited Missouri this weekend along with Porter Jr. and un-committed 5-star prospect..." April 10

  • New Mizzou recruit Michael Porter Jr. wants to play Terrence Phillips for No. 1 jersey

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Now that Michael Porter Jr. has made his commitment to play basketball at Missouri, the nation's No. 1 basketball player wants to wear No. 1 for the Tigers. There's just one problem: Porter's desired number is already worn by sophomore point guard Terrence Phillips, who has started every game..." March 28