Rockdale, Tx - The Franklin boys basketball team took down Rosebud-Lott 70 to 57 at Tiger Gym in the Area round of playoffs in Rockdale on Friday.
The Lions were down early but a go ahead lay up from Jacob Dorsett put Franklin up 19 to 18.
Franklin had no trouble in the second half. The Lions beat the Cougars by 13 to advance to the regional quarter finals.
Up next for the Lions is the winner of Mildred vs. Jarell.