Michael Porter Jr. ties for preseason SEC player of the year, Mizzou picked fifth

Freshman Michael Porter Jr., Mizzou’s heralded recruit and the potential No. 1 pick in the next NBA Draft, finished in a three-way tie for the Southeastern Conference’s preseason men’s basketball player of the year award with Yante Maten of Georgia and Robert Williams of Texas A&M. Kentucky was picked to win the SEC in the preseason media poll, followed by Florida, Texas A&M, Alabama and Mizzou.

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