Each basketball team from around the county played tonight. Here are the scores for the games from tonight.
Newton’s boys undefeated record ended Friday night as Tucker was too good from behind the arc. The Tigers ran away to a 67-42 victory.
The defending state champion Lady Tigers loss their first region game of the season as the Lady Rams came back from behind to beat Tucker 61-59 in overtime.
Alcovy’s girls pulled out a region win against Lovejoy (51-46) after losing to Newton on a buzzer beater earlier in the week.
The Tigers remain winless on the season after a 69-42 loss to Lovejoy.
Eastside suffered its third loss in four games, losing 56-36 against Jonesboro.
The Lady Eagles couldn’t muster up any offense against Jonesboro, as they fell 61-21.
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