EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick boys and girls basketball teams will both be looking to build upon successful seasons when they open their 2016-17 campaigns Friday night.

The boys team will be on the road against perennial Greater Middlesex Conference power St. Joseph in Metuchen at 7 p.m. The Lady Bears will be at home against Edison at 7 p.m.

Guards Ezra Levitt, a senior, and juniors Joe Sampson and Jesse Parel, as well as senior center Dante Ralph return for the East Brunswick boys, who were 18-9 last season.

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Junior guards Sabria Glasgow, Nicole Johnson and Shanelle Colmon return for the East Brunswick girls team, which was 22-4 last winter.

The schedules for the remainder of December:

BOYS
12/16
7:00 pm @ St. Joseph (Metuchen)
12/20
7:00 pm @ J.P. Stevens
12/22
7:00 pm vs. Perth Amboy

GIRLS
12/16
7:00 pm vs. Edison
12/20
7:00 pm vs. J.P. Stevens
12/22
7:00 pm @ Perth Amboy
12/27
1:30 pm vs. New Brunswick
12/29
1:30 pm vs. North Brunswick