Utah Valley Community College basketball coach Duke Reid announced the signing of nine players this week.

The signees include five returned LDS missionaries: 6-5 David Reeves from Timpview, 6-6 Rex Brimhall from Layton High, 6-5 Les Chappell from Springville, 6-5 Richard Saunders from Brighton and 6-5 Mike Peterson from Orem High. Other signees include 6-1 Ray Stewart from Perth Amboy, N.J., 6-6 Mike Odden from Oak Park, Mich., 6-2 Cole Cloninger from Las Vegas and 5-10 Bryan Hofheins of Pleasant Grove.