Q&A with No. 1 prospect and Arizona signee DeAndre Ayton

Arizona signee DeAndre Ayton is the key piece to the Wildcats' No. 4-ranked class. Brian Rothmuller/Icon Sportswire

Only a few years ago, DeAndre Ayton was making headlines with an all-star team from the Bahamas after going toe-to-toe in an exhibition game against North Carolina. Now, he’s the No. 1 prospect in the 2017 class and a legitimate candidate to get drafted first in the 2018 NBA draft -- but not before heading to play for coach Sean Miller at Arizona next season.

Before last weekend's Hoophall Classic we caught up with Ayton.