The East Jackson boys' basketball team saw a four-game winning streak in region play end Tuesday (Jan. 21) with a 62-47 loss at No. 2-ranked Hart County (20-1, 9-1 Region 8-AAA). 

The Bulldogs jumped ahead 25-11 after a quarter and built a 36-20 edge at halftime. The lead grew to 52-28 after three quarters. 

The Eagles (13-8, 4-5 Region 8-AAA) were led by Makayl Rakestraw with 17 points and Jimmie Jackson with 10 points. 

East Jackson will host Jefferson Friday (Jan. 24) at 7:30 p.m.


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