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Michael Porter Jr. Announces NBA Draft Decision

Michael Porter Jr. wearing his Missouri uniform.

NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 16: Michael Porter Jr. #13 of the Missouri Tigers looks on against the Florida State Seminoles during the game in the first round of the 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Bridgestone Arena on March 16, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Michael Porter Jr. has announced his NBA Draft decision. He's leaving.

Missouri's star freshman, who played in only a handful of games for the Tigers this season, has elected to forego the remainder of his collegiate eligibility.

Porter Jr., a former five-star recruit, announced the news on Instagram.

He will be signing with an agent.

Porter Jr. was one of the top recruits in the country coming out of high school in 2017. He arrived at Missouri with a ton of hype.

The five-star forward suffered an injury right at the start of the year, though, and was only able to return for the postseason.

Porter Jr. was originally projected to be a top-three pick in the NBA Draft. The past year has likely decreased his status a bit, however he's still a probable top 10 pick.

The 2018 NBA Draft early entrant deadline is April 22.