Padilla will be returning home to the Los Angeles area after growing up in nearby Torrance, Calif.
A DP analysis of game-by-game statistics shows the keys to victory for both the men's and women's teams.
The Quakers were also represented by Nick Spinoso, who earned the Most Improved Player award, and Jordan Obi, who was named to the second team.
After his collegiate playing career was over, McLaughlin spent three years with the Generals, before beginning to coach.
Four former Quakers played college basketball away from Penn this season.
The accolades come after a successful season for both programs, with each team returning to Ivy Madness this year.
Penn's 2022-23 season is now over with a final record of 17-12.
The Quakers will face the Richmond Spiders in the first round of the tournament.
There were many times when the Quakers looked capable of an Ivy League title, but their inability to maintain that level of play was ultimately their undoing.
Penn went down big in the first quarter, and couldn't fight back over the rest of the game.
Both Penn teams will face off against Princeton, whom they struggled against in the regular season.
In the final game before Ivy Madness, Penn was outscored by 20 points in the third quarter.
The Quakers will honor five players on Senior Night against Princeton this Friday.
Former Sports Editor Brandon Pride names his top 10 greatest athletes in Penn history, including a Super Bowl Champion, Olympic gold medalist, and several All-Americans.
Having already clinched a berth in Ivy Madness, Penn stands at third in the Ivy League with one game left in the regular season.
To compete for an Ivy League title, Penn will need a reliable backup to their typical game plan.
The loss cast a somber mood over what could have been a celebratory night as Padilla cemented her status in Quaker history.
Penn currently occupies third place in the Ivy League, and will earn a spot in the conference's postseason tournament.
Following the win, Penn is 7-3 in conference play with four matches left in the regular season.
The plaque honors the Palestra's place as a venue for basketball games, gymnastics meets, concerts, and more.