Head coach: Sean Rodgers, first season
2016-17 record: 9-19 (2-10 Southwest, sixth)
Returning letter winners (starters): Seven (three)
Top players: G Marieka Dent (Jr.), F Julia Reid (So.)
Outlook: Rodgers takes over a program that is hoping to show improvement this season after struggling last year.
Three starters return to help the Chargers build.
“It’s a young team looking to get better with each game,” Rodgers said.