WACO, Texas The Teague Lions earned a 41-14 win over Franklin in the regional semifinals thanks to a big second half.
The Lions and Franklin traded touchdowns in the first and second quarters. Teague got a pair of rushing TD's from tailback Tayvis Coleman and trailed 14-13 at the half.
The second half was a different story. Teague's defense pitched a second half shutout of Franklin. The defense also scored on a pick six. Meanwhile, the offense took control and made some big plays to erase a one point deficit and turn it into a 41-14 victory.
Teague will face Rockdale in the Region Championship round in Waco next week.