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Slow start dooms South Effingham boys
South Effingham's Matt Calloway (4) tries to get to the hoop against Bluffton's Eric Eastham (25) and Taylor Thompson (12) on Friday. Calloway tallied 16 points. - photo by Mark Lastinger/staff

BLUFFTON, S.C. -- South Effingham's boys basketball team didn't find its first win of the season Friday night.

Facing fierce defensive pressure from Bluffton, the Mustangs fell behind 26-11 in the first quarter and the margin stayed in that range the rest of the game. The Bobcats eventually claimed a 63-48 win, dropping South Effingham to 0-5.

Matt Calloway paced South Effingham with 16 points. Chase Warren added nine.