Long Beach Poly forward Peyton Watson committed to UCLA on Monday. He announced his decision online in a Fox Sports commitment special in conjunction with the Titus & Tate podcast.
Watson is the top rated class of 2021 recruit in California, per ESPN and 247Sports. Both entities rank Watson as a top 25 prospect in the country.
As a junior, Watson averaged 23.2 points per game for a 17-13 Long Beach Poly team. He joins Nevada Bishop Gorman guard Will McClendon as the second UCLA commit in the Bruins’ 2021 class.