Laguna Hills, Calif.

Hopes to increase playing time this season

Kelly Faris

G, 5-11, Jr.

Plainfield, Ind.

Mostly likely UConn's most complete player

Bria Hartley

G, 5-7, So.

North Babylon, N.Y.

Big East's rookie of the year last season

Tiffany Hayes

G, 5-10, Sr.

Lakeland, Fla.

Only senior on the team, her time to lead

Michala Johnson

F, 6-3, So.

Bellwood, Ill.

More strength should lead to more playing time

Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis

F, 6-0, Fr.

Anaheim Hills, Calif.

Reigning high school national player of the year

Kiah Stokes

C, 6-3, Fr.

Marion, Iowa

Could make immediate impact defensively

Geno Auriemma's Assistants

Associate coach Chris Dailey: Begins 27th season, Auriemma's trusted sounding board

Shea Ralph: 4th season, former UConn All-American guard

Marissa Moseley: 3rd season, works most with post players