Paw Prints The Daily Roundup

Paw Prints is our daily look at the happenings for the UConn Huskies football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball teams as well as some of the other sports. We will do our best to bring you the links from all of the media that covers the Huskies on a daily basis. As always, links can be found by clicking on the read more button below.

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It’s game day for the UConn Huskies women’s basketball team as they will face off against Big East rival the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the Women’s Final Four at Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, IN. The game is scheduled to begin at approximately 9:23 p.m. and will be televised nationally on ESPN. The game is also available online at If you can’t catch the television broadcast, you can always listen to the game on the WTIC/UConn Radio Network.

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UConn Women’s Basketball links

Proud moments for Dixon/Moore’s former coaches [Jim Fuller – New Haven Register]

Kara Lawson Believes In Notre Dame’s Ability To Forget The Past [John Altavilla – Hartford Courant]

UConn’s Late Start Better “For National Audience” Says ESPN [John Altavilla – Hartford Courant]

Christ The King Coach Says He’s Proud Of Lorin Dixon [John Altavilla – Hartford Courant]

Notre Dame On The Four Times A Charm Thing [John Altavilla – Hartford Courant]

Mailbag: Are Tattoos Taboo In Titletown? [John Altavilla – Hartford Courant]

Mosqueda-Lewis Ready To Help Huskies [Rich Elliott – CT Post]

Ralph Has Painful Memories Of Loss To Notre Dame In 2001 [Rich Elliott – CT Post]

Kiah Stokes Hoping To Make An Impact For Huskies Right Away [Rich Elliott – CT Post]

Huskies, Irish Ready For Round 4 [Rich Elliott – CT Post]

A Salute to the Final Four []

UConn’s Moore wins third Wade Trophy [CT Post]


Auriemma shares coach of the year honors [CT Post]

UConn women go for 3-peat [CT Post]

Passing reaches a higher level with these UConn women [CT Post]

UConn women Final Four by the numbers [CT Post]

Lishness Has Gone Her Separate Way [Hartford Courant]

Notre Dame Knows Fourth Time Could Be Charm Against UConn [Hartford Courant]

UConn Women’s Notebook: Irish Get Hope From Aggies [Hartford Courant]

Next Crop Of UConn Women Eager To Get Started [Hartford Courant]

A Final Fourth matchup with Notre Dame [New Haven Register]

Maya may need Moore storage for trophies [New Haven Register]

Recruits Kiah Stokes, Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, Brianna Banks forming bonds [New Haven Register]

Familiar foes: UConn, Notre Dame set for Round 4 [The Day]

More hardware for Maya [The Day]

Huskies’ point guard guarding against freshman moments [The Day]

Are they vulnerable or not? These Huskies still a mystery [The Day]

Posts Peters, Dolson could deliver big [Graham Hays –]

Irish, Huskies interviews from Indy []

Who will win? Four teams, four arguments [espnW]

UConn’s Kelly Faris Has Been There Before [New York Times]

Lady Vols should put UConn back on schedule []

UConn Men’s Basketball links

Shabazz Overcomes Low Blow, Shines in Clutch [David Borges – New Haven Register]

One more: Huskies reach title game [Ed Daigneault – The Republican-American]

Post Kentucky game breakdown [Gavin Keefe – The Day]

Shabazz Napier Perseveres; Brandon Knight Struggles [Mike Anthony – Hartford Courant]

Kemba Walker Tired, Still Dominant [Mike Anthony – Hartford Courant]

Dodging Bullets [UConn Huskies Basketball]

UConn men advance to title game [CT Post]

UConn’s Walker blocks Kentucky’s title bid [CT Post]

NCAA final goes to the dogs [CT Post]

Calhoun on cusp of historic feat [CT Post]

UConn Defeats Kentucky 56-55 To Reach Title Game [Hartford Courant]

Miles To Go Before Credibility Restored [Hartford Courant]

UConn’s Jim Calhoun Prefers A Long-Term Commitment [Hartford Courant]

UConn Men’s Notebook: Napier Delivers At Finish [Hartford Courant]

UConn Notebook Extras … [Hartford Courant]

UConn men earn title game berth with 56-55 win over Kentucky; Huskies to face Butler on Monday night [New Haven Register]

Shabazz comes up big late [New Haven Register]

Huskies tired of being asked if they’re tired [New Haven Register]

Save the last dance for UConn [The Day]

Calhoun enjoys being the ‘father’ of Final Four [The Day]

Kemba Walker’s All-Around Effort Has UConn Just One Win From Another National Title []

UConn’s Jim Calhoun sees to it that Kentucky’s John Calipari vacates the premises [NY Daily News]

Still Running, Still Stunning [NY Times]

Long Path to Final Four for UConn’s Okwandu [NY Times]

Rapid Reaction: UConn 56, Kentucky 55 [Eamonn Brennan –]

Butler and UConn, a tale of two Cinderellas [Eamonn Brennan –]

Wins keep coming as Connecticut matures [Andy Katz –]

Dream lives for Bulldogs, Huskies [Pat Forde –]

Uconn’s Kemba Walker Hustle On Court Stems From Hip-Hop Roots []

UConn Football links

Practice report: Two weeks to the spring game [Chip Malafronte – New Haven Register]

Practice 9 Notes [Desmond Conner – Hartford Courant]

A little pre-Final Four UConn football update [Neill Ostrout – CT Post]

Spring Practice: UConn Defense Impresses [Hartford Courant]

Moore taking lead at linebacker for Huskies [New Haven Register]

Shoemate is prepared to take center stage [The Day]

Other UConn related links

Baseball. Martin Leads Huskies To A Pair Of Victories Over St. John’s []

Softball. Softball Picks Up Two Wins Behind Towers’ Two Home Runs []