Connecticut last season: 21-13, tied for first, conference semifinals. Coach: Mike Thibault. Top players: C Tina Charles (17.6), F Asjha Jones (13.3 ppg), G Kara Lawson (10.4). The skinny: The third year of the Sun's youth movement holds great anticipation for success. Charles is now among the top five post players in the world, but the team needs consistent outside scoring from everyone. Renee Montgomery is still a young point guard, Lawson a dependable veteran.