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Karisma Penn - Illinois
Finished her career tops in UI history in blocks (7th in Big Ten annals) and made FTs; also ranks second all-time in career rebounds and double-doubles (42), as well as fourth in in scoring (1,965) and steals and fifth in FGs made. Scored 20-plus points 37 times in her career and posted three of the top four single-season blocks totals in school history. 2012-13: After previously earning All-Big Ten Second and Third Team honors, capped her career with a selection to the First Team by a media panel; also voted to the Second Team pick by coaches. 2011-12: Earned All-Big Ten Third Team accolades from media and coaches after ranking third in the conference in blocks and FG percentage, sixth in rebounds. 2010-11: The sophomore led the Illini and ranked among the top-5 in the Big Ten in rebounding (2nd), blocks (3rd), scoring (4th) and FG percentage (4th) en route to All-Big Ten Second Team honors from media. Team MVP and shared Illini's Top Defensive Player honors after setting UI's single-season blocks record. 2009-10: Started 33 games and earned a spot on the Big Ten All-Freshman Team. MISC: Major fan of NFL's Minnesota Vikings; says meeting all-pro RB Adrian Peterson would be happiest day of her life.