New Hampshire (1-0) at Temple (1-0)

When: Monday, 7 p.m. the Liacouras Center (10,206).

Television: ESPN 3. Radio: WPHT 1210 AM.

Coaches: New Hampshire, Bill Herrion (11th season, 137-194; overall, 371-363);Temple, Fran Dunphy (11th season, 215-120; overall, 525-283).

Series: first meeting.


Nov. 11 Lesley University, 85-60


Nov. 11 La Salle, 97-92 OT

Projected starters:


G Jaleen Smith, 6-4, Sr., 20 ppg., 10 apg.

G Daniel Dion, 6-0, Sr., 15 ppg., 6 apg.

F Tanner Leissner, 6-7, Jr., 12 ppg., 12 rpg.

G Jordan Reed, 6-0, Jr., 13 ppg.

F David Watkins, 6-8, So.,  9 ppg., 5 rpg.

Key reserves

G Kijana Love, 6-1, Fr., 9 ppg.

G Keon Burns, 6-4, Jr., 3 ppg.

G John Ogwuche, 6-1, Fr., 2 ppg.

Projected starters:


G: Shizz Alston Jr., 6-4, So. 14  ppg, 6 apg., 6 rpg.

G Alani Moore, 5-10, Fr., 8 ppg.

G: Daniel Dingle, 6-7, r-Sr., 21 ppg., 5 apg.

F: Obi Enechionyia, 6-10, Jr. 20 ppg., 14 rpg.

C: Ernest Aflakpui, 6-10, So. 12 ppg., 10 rpg.

Key reserves:

F Mark Williams, 6-8, Sr., 10 ppg., 4 rpg.

G Quinton Rose, 6-8, Fr., 12 ppg.

About New Hampshire: In the opener, Jaleen Smith earned his first triple double, with 20 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists...Smith has made 74 career starts...Tanner Leissner recorded his 11th career double-double with 12 points and 12 rebounds in the opening win...Bill Herrion's first head coaching job was at Drexel, where he was 161-71 in eight seasons and led the Dragons to three consecutive NCAA appearances from 1993-94 through 1995-96...Freshman Kijana Love scored his nine points on three, three-pointers (3-6) in the opening win.

About Temple: Guards Shizz Alston and Alani Moore had zero turnovers in 69 minutes during the opening win against La Salle...Daniel Dingle's 21 points were a career high as were the 14 rebounds by Obi Enechionyia and the 12 points by Ernest Aflakpui...Temple had nine blocked shots, four by Enechionyia...Alston also had a career high with 14 points, including seven in the overtime period...Temple's 97 points were the Owls most since a 101-65 win at LIU Brooklyn on Dec. 21, 2013.

Up next: New Hampshire host Abilene Christian, Thursday at 7 p.m. La Salle visits UMass, Thursday at 7.