Paw Prints The Daily Roundup

There should be no doubt after last night’s UConn Huskies women’s basketball game as to who is the No. 1 team country as they handily beat the North Carolina Tar Heels 88-58. The play of Lorin Dixon is to be commended as she stepped up her game in the absence of Caroline Doty. North Carolina had no answer for her speed.

Caroline Doty remains upbeat despite blowing out her knee for the second time in 16 months.

John Altavilla of the Hartford Courant has some extras from the win and last night and a look inside the numbers.

The UConn women exceeded expectations in last night’s win.

Lorin Dixon felt a little out of place in the interview room after the game.

Geno Auriemma gave Tiffany Hayes a bottle of vitamins as a joke to improve her energy.

Lorin Dixon is ready for the challenge of leading the Huskies for the rest of the season.

The UConn women proved their No. 1 ranking is no joke.

The conduct of Geno Auriemma after the win over Syracuse is being questioned.

The UConn men will need to improve their free throw shooting to have success in the Big East.

The UConn men are preparing to host Villanova tomorrow night.

Jim Calhoun is in Washington, D.C. for the inauguration of President Barack Obama.

The UConn men are still in search of the perfect game.

The UConn men’s offense has been well balanced this season.

Donald Brown is preparing himself for the NFL.

Joe Moorhead will be named the new offensive coordinator for the Huskies later this week.

The UConn football team picked up two more recruits over the weekend.

UConn women’s hockey goalie Brittany Wilson was named the Pure Hockey Defensive Player of the Week.