The University of Toledo turned the ball over 23 times today in a 63-55 home loss to Illinois, bringing to close the Rockets' run in the Women's National Invitation Tournament.
Toledo (29-4) could not overcome 35 percent shooting, 13 Illini steals, and a 23-point, 11-rebound performance by Illinois center Karisma Penn.
Inma Zanoguera led the Rockets with 13 points. The starting back court of Naama Shafir and Andola Dortch shot a combined 8 of 33 from the field.
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