Temple vs. VCU at a glance

Here are the probable starters, coaches’ records and series information for Sunday’s much-anticipated, regular-season finale between Temple and 21st-ranked Virginia Commonwealth at Liacouras Center:

PROBABLE STARTERS

TEMPLE (22-8, 10-5 Atlantic Ten)

32 Rahlir Hollis-Jefferson F 6-6 Sr. 8.8 ppg. 1.8  spg.

22  Jake O’Brien F 6-9 Gr.. 9.1 ppg. 3.2 rpg.

33 Scootie Randall G/F 6-6 Sr. 11.7 ppg 6.2 rpg.

1  Khalif Wyatt G 6-4 Sr. 19.5 ppg. 4.1 apg.

11  T.J. DiLeo G 6-3 Gr. 2.7 ppg. 2 rpg.

VCU (24-6, 12-3)

21 Treveon Graham G/F 6-5 soph. 15.5 ppg. 6 rpg.

15 Juvonte Reddic F 6-9 Jr. 14.3 ppg. 8.1 rpg

30  Troy Daniels G 6-4 Sr. 12.5 ppg. 3.2 rpg.

10 Darius Theus G 6-3 Sr. 4.6 apg. 2.5 spg.

11 Rob Brandenberg G 6-2 Jr. 10.6 ppg. 1.2 spg.

TEMPLE

Fran Dunphy (466-236 career record)

VCU

Shaka Smart (107-34)

SERIES

This is the teams’ first meeting.

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