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Lee won't play against Rhode Island

Temple post player Anthony Lee will not play in Saturday’s game against Rhode Island, mutiple sources have confirmed.

Lee won't play against Rhode Island

On his drive to the basket in the first half, LaSalle´s #3, Tyreek<br />Duren, center, runs into Temple´s #3, Anthony Lee but no foul was<br />called. Temple won 82-74. Big Five matchup. La Salle at Temple.  Game<br />action  02/21/2013 ( MICHAEL BRYANT / Staff Photographer )
On his drive to the basket in the first half, LaSalle's #3, Tyreek Duren, center, runs into Temple's #3, Anthony Lee but no foul was called. Temple won 82-74. Big Five matchup. La Salle at Temple. Game action 02/21/2013 ( MICHAEL BRYANT / Staff Photographer )

Temple post player Anthony Lee will not play in Saturday’s game against Rhode Island, mutiple sources have confirmed.

Jake O'Brien will start in the 6-foot-9 sophomore's place. Lee has been playing injured after suffering a hip-pointer injury a couple of weeks ago at practice. The Maryland native averaged 10.6 points and a team-leading 7.2 rebounds. He is also the Owls most effective scorer, shooting a team-best 55.2 percent from the field.

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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering the Temple basketball and football for the previous three years. Pompey also previously covered the Penn and Drexel men’s basketball team and Villanova football team after initially focusing on high school sports.

Pompey is a native Philadelphian and a University of Pittsburgh graduate. Follow him on Twitter @PompeyOnSixers or reach Keith at kpompey@phillynews.com.

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