Aurora University senior forward Tyler Carlson drives against a Concordia University Chicago defender. He had a career night Thursday, Jan. 3. He led the Spartans to a 97-84 victory and reached 1,000 career points with his final free-throw of the night. He scored 37 points and became the 34th member of the Spartans men’s basketball 1,000-point club. Carlson, from Elburn, played basketball at Kaneland High School.
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