Penn State

Illinois tops Nittany Lions in women’s tennis

Penn State came up short Sunday, falling 5-2 to No. 48 Illinois.

Dasha Sapogova earned the Nittany Lions’ lone singles victory, beating Illinois’ Jaclyn Switkes 6-2, 7-5.

Penn State (8-11, 4-5) faces Purdue on the road on Friday at 2 p.m.