Head coach: Michael Pape, first season
2012-13 record: 13-15 (3-7 Southwest, fourth)
Returning letter winners (starters): Four (two)
Top players: G Ashli Tyus (So.), G/F Shauntel Efferson (Jr.), G/F Taya Harper (Sr.), F Zaquae Downton (Jr.)
Outlook: The Spartans bring back four letter winners from a team that made its first playoff appearance in 11 seasons last year.
“We are a young, motivated team looking to build a foundation for success for this year and the future,” Pape said.